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Musical extravaganza, The Defender
, is playing at The Herald Square Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of sixty performances. The show is best remembered for introducing the song In The Good Old Summer Time
, which will become a popular standard.
Ivory Joe Hunter
is playing during a week at The Ebony Club, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
, accompanied by The James "Rev" Beasley Combo plays during an eleven night engagement at El Capitan, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
’s Concert Jazz Band has the second of three days of recording tracks for the Verve Records
album The Concert Jazz Band, in Los Angeles.
is playing during a summer season at The Opera House, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
plays the second night of two-weeks at Coconut Grove, New York City, USA.
Ahmad Jamal plays at St. John Terrell's Music Circus, Lambertville, New jersey, USA.
play the second of three nights at The Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA.
Proto-punk band The London SS is rehearsing in London, with a line-up that includes future members of The Clash
, The Damned
and Generation X.
R'n'b and jazz guitarist George Benson
enters the UK popular singles chart with Give Me The Night
, which will peak at No7 during a ten-week run on the chart.
begin their first tour of Brazil, South America, with a show at Mineirinho, Belo Horizonte, during which the band salutes Brazil's rich musical heritage with a rendition of the Astrud Gilberto
classic Girl From Ipanema.
On their Urban Jungle World Tour The Rolling Stones
play in Stadio Flaminio, Rome, Italy, Europe.
Debbie Harry, aka Blondie
, plays at Fair Park Bandshell, Dallas, Texas, USA.
It is reported that eight people who attended this year's Glastonbury Festival
have been admitted to hospital after contracting the e-coli bug which claimed the lives of 22 people in Scotland earlier in the year.
The two-day-long World of Bamboo Festival - a music, arts and dance event presented by WOMAD
in association with The Environmental Bamboo Foundation, begins in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia.
play at Sahlen's Stadium, Rochester, New York State, USA.
play at The Granada Theater, Dallas, Texas, USA, supported by The Tom Fuller Band.
On his 20/20 Experience Tour, Justin Timberlake
plays at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
plays at Palais Longchamp, Marseille, France, Europe.