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Neil Sedaka plays at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Lemmy, a biographical movie about Lemmy of Motorhead, is released in the UK.
On her Crazy Cats Tour,Pixie Lott plays at The Apollo, Hammersmith, London, UK.
While driving in his Jaguar, Nick Cave crashes into a speed camera in Hove, UK. Neither Cave nor his two sons, Arthur and Earl, who were passengers, are injured.
The Ken Colyer Trust publishes the book, Goin' Home: The Uncompromising Life and Music of Ken Colyer, in the UK in a paperback edition.
Dan Hicks And The Hot Licks play at Woodfire, Dowagiac, Michigan, USA.
On the European leg of her Monster Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays at the Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona, Spain, Europe.
Belle And Sebastian play at The Apollo, Manchester, England, UK.
The Rockstar Taste Of Chaos tour, featuring Disturbed, Papa Roach, Buckcherry and Halestorm plays at the NIA, Birmingham, UK.
Meat Loaf plays at Wembley Arena, London, UK.
Cast play at The Assembly Rooms, Leamington Spa, England, UK.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band's play a low-key concert at the Carousel House on the Asbury Park boardwalk in New Jersey, USA, to showcase material from Springsteen's album The Promise.
Wikileaks founder Julian Assange voluntarily attends a police station in England in response to a Swedish police request for questioning in relation to a sexual assault investigation. He is arrested and taken into custody, thus beginning a lengthy fight against extradition to Sweden. Folk band The Portraits will be inspired to write their 2012 song Backyard about the way in which the British Government treated Assange.
Porcelain Raft, Sunderbans and Professor Penguin play at London Bridge, London, UK.
The Recording Academy announces the addition of thirty classic singles and albums to the Grammy Hall of Fame, bringing the total number of titles in the Hall Of Fame to 881. The new additions include The Beatles' Penny Lane, The Jackson 5's I'll Be There, Al Jolson's My Mammy, The Marvelettes' Please Mr. Postman, Willie Nelson's On the Road Again, The Original Broadway Cast recording of Brigadoon, Prince And The Revolution's Purple Rain, and Otis Redding's I've Been Loving You Too Long.
Pendulum play at The BIC, Bournemouth, UK.
The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion play at the Elysee Montmartre, Paris, France, Europe.
Interpol play the second of two nights at Brixton Academy, London, England, UK.
While driving in his Jaguar, Nick Cave crashes into a speed camera in Hove, England, UK. Neither Cave nor his two sons, Arthur and Earl, who were passengers, are injured.
Jenny And Johnny [Jenny Lewis and Johnathan Rice] play at 93 Feet East, London, UK.
You Me At Six play the second of two nights at the Civic Hall, Wolverhampton, UK, supported by The Blackout.
Thirty Seconds to Mars play at St. Jakobshalle, Basel, Switzerland, Europe.
Duffy releases her second album, Endlessly, in the USA on Mercury Records.
Dans Les Arbres play at The Chicago Cultural Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Suede play at The O2 Arena, London, England, UK.
Rammstein play the second of two nights at The MEX Sports Palace, Mexico City, Mexico, Central America, for an audience of 20,469.
The View play at The Venue, Derby, UK.
T.I. releases a new album, No Mercy, in the USA.