|Florence Ballard||Herself (as The Supremes)|
|The Beach Boys||Themselves|
|Billy J. Kramer and the Dakotas||Themselves|
|Glen Campbell||Himself (guitarist in house band)|
|Gerry and the Pacemakers||Themselves|
|Mick Jagger||Himself (as The Rolling Stones)|
|Jan & Dean||Themselves|
In 1964, the biggest names in rock 'n' roll, pop and soul gather at the at the Santa Monica Civic Auditorium for a concert. A packed house of teenagers goes wild for Chuck Berry, who opens the show with one of his best-known songs, ''Maybelline.'' From there, the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, Marvin Gaye and many others perform their hits from the era. This concert is especially notable for including the first televised performance by James Brown.