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The musical play A Country Girl
, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 729 performances.
The musical comedy Foxy Grandpa
, based on a popular newspaper cartoon strip, is playing at Haverley's 14th Street Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 125 performances.
Eleanor Falk And Her Ten Sunbeams are heading the bill at Forest Park Highalnds, St. Louis, Missouri, USA. Also appearing are "coon shouter" Artie Hall
, "musical mokes" Snyder And Buckley, and singer/dancer Ray Sullivan.
Musical comedy The Show Girl
is presented at Wallack's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 64 performances.
Maurice Menge and his El Patio Orchestra play at the official opening of the Avalon Ballroom
, Catalina Island, California, USA. During the 1930s and 1940s many live radio broadcasts of big band jazz will be made from the Avalon, featuring the bands of Jan Garber
, Kay Kyser
and Bob Crosby
to name just a few.
Don't Get Around Much Anymore [Never No Lament] by Duke Ellington
And His Famous Orchestra reaches No1 in the Billboard
R'n'B Singles Chart in the USA.
records Drifting Texas Sand, Alone In A Tavern, Freight Train Breakdown and I'll Save My Heart For You in Capitol Recording Studio, 5515 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
And His Orchestra are playing during a two-month stay at The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City, USA.
The Ames Brothers
are playing during a week-long engegement at The Latin Casino, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
plays the second of three nights of live shows in Woodland, Maryland, USA.
It is reported that two members of rock'n'roll quartet Jackie and The Starlites
have confessed to the recent murder 73-year old Dr Emil Markussen in his New York City, USA, apartment, in the course of a robbery.
record Calico Girlfriend Samba, Lynn Harper and Thank You My Friend, at RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
play at Leeds United AFC, Elland Road, Leeds, UK.
The biographical drama movie Mask
, starring Cher, at cinemas in France, Europe.
JLS are in Metrophonic Studios, Surrey, UK, working on songs for their debut album.
British record producer Jonny Dollar
dies of cancer, aged 45. Dollar was widely considered the primary architect of the trip-hop genre of music for his innovative work on Massive Attack
's influential album Blue Lines. He also worked with Neneh Cherry, Gabrielle
and Youssou N'Dour.
play at Cardiff International Arena, Cardiff, Wales, UK.
Sting plays at the Mawazine Festival in Rabat, Morocco, Africa.
The 55th annual Eurovision Song Contest
is broadcast live from Telenor Arena, Baerum, Oslo, Norway, Europe. The winner is German vocalist Lena with the song Satellite. Britain's Josh Dubovie comes last, scoring just ten points with That Sounds Good To Me, written by Pete Waterman.
appears on BBC tv show Breakfast, live from Media City, Salford Quays, Manchester, UK.
Against Me! play at Daytrotter Sessions Live, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
On their Native Summer Tour
play the second of two nights at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado, USA, supported by The Script and American Authors.
The Steve Miller
Band, Journey and Tower Of Power play at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
On her Revival tour
, Selena Gomez
plays at The Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA, supported by DNCE and Bea Miller.