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The Bostonians troupe performs the musical comedy The Serenade at The Tivoli Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
"Venetian Serenaders" The Five Nosses, "Statuesque Singer" Marie Dresser and "Singing And Dancing Comedians" The Knight Brothers are providing the musical entertainment at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
Bob Crosby And His Orchestra record Shanghai and That Naughty Waltz, for Capitol Records at Capitol Studios, Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elvis Presley enters the Billboard Hot 100 Chart in the USA at No85 with his single, Flaming Star, from the 4-song EP Elvis By Request. This Sherman Edwards/Sid Wayne-penned song is his 47th chart entry.
Elvis Presley continues filming studio-based scenes for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Hollywood, California, USA.
The Dalton Boys are playing at The Ice House, Pasadena, California, USA. (At this point in their career they are a country-folk band but by 1965 they'll be playing Beatles-inspired rock'n'roll, and in 1968 they'll be a psychedelic combo called Colours)
Bob Dylan plays at the College Gym, San Mateo, California, USA.
Music trade magazine Billboard in the USA reports that Frank Sinatra Jr. has joined his father and sister as an artist on Reprise Records, the company started by Frank Sr.
Like A Rolling Stone by Bob Dylan enters the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart in the USA where it will peak at No2.
The Doors are playing at The Scene Club, New York City, USA.
Joni Mitchell performs Both Sides Now, The Circle Game and The Way It Is on the CBC-TV program The Way It Is.
Fleetwood Mac play at The Black Prince, Bexley, England, UK.
Jimi Hendrix, The Steve Miller Band, The Grateful Dead and Cactus play at Temple University Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. It is noteworthy that this is the first public live gig for Cactus.
John Lennon, Paul McCartney, Stevie Wonder and several others take part in a somewhat ramshackle, unstructured jam at Lennon's rented beach house in Santa Monica, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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Sly And The Family Stone play the second of six nights at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA.
The Rolling Thunder Revue, a traveling cavalcade headed by Bob Dylan and featuring an ever-changing cast of his long-time musical comrades, plays its second gig, at the War Memorial Auditorium, Plymouth, Massachusetts, USA.
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David Crosby and Graham Nash play at Notre Dame University, South Bend, lndiana, USA.
The Runaways play the second of four nights at The Whisky A Go Go, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On her Rhythm Nation 1814 tour, Janet Jackson plays at The Capital Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA.
On their Mother's Milk tour, The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA.
Motley Crue play at McNichols Sports Arena, Denver, Colorado, USA.
On her Rhythm Nation tour, Janet Jackson plays the last of three nights at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Sundays play at The Roxy, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Motley Crue members Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee and Mick Mars drive for over two hours through one of the worst flash-flood storms Los Angeles has ever seen to get to a recording session. They wait over four hours for Vince Neil to also arrive. The longer they wait, the more irate they become as Vince only needs to travel half the distance they did. As they wait for him to come to the studio, someone says they saw him out, drunk with a girl at three in the morning. Upon Vince's arrival, they tell him during an argument that they are thinking of getting a new lead singer. Vince says the new album is stupid and disapproves of keyboards being used, before storming out of the studio, feeling he has been fired.
During a tv interview in the USA, Michael Jackson claims that his fame has made him a target for those who wish to make money by falsely accusing him of, among other things, molesting small children.
Deven Davis, porn-star and wife of Korn frontman Jonathan Davis, gives birth to a son, Pirate.
Armand van Helden, Athlete, Elvis Costello And The Imposters, Faithless, Garbage, Green Day, Jamie Cullum, Jimmy Eat World, KT Tunstall, The Kaiser Chiefs, Monza, Simple Plan, Sioen, Sum 41, The Dresden Dolls, The Kills, Velvet Revolver and Within Temptation play at Rock Werchter, Werchterpark, Werchter, Belgium, Europe.
Reports appearing, in newspapers in the USA, that Britney Spears is pregnant with twins are denied by her representatives.
Destiny's Child play at The Savvis Center, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Courtney Love is rushed to hospital in Los Angeles, California, USA, after she complains of feeling faint during a music biz function at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. She is examined and released almost immediately.
The film North Country, starring Charlize Theron, is released in Malaysia. The movie features several Bob Dylan songs, including the newly-recorded Tell 'Ol Bill.
A bronze plaque, intended as a permanent memorial to country music star John Denver, is unveiled by The California Friends of John Denver and The Windstar Foundation, close to the location where his plane crashed, killing the singer, near Pacific Grove, California, USA. The site had previously been marked by a driftwood log carved by Jeffrey Pine of Colorado displaying the singer's name.
Bob Dylan plays at the Pechanga Resort And Casino, Temecula, California, USA.
On their The E.N.D. World Tour, The Black Eyed Peas play at The Allstate Arena, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play at The Count Basie Theatre Red Bank, New Jersey, USA.
Tom Petty puts his champagne-colored 1996 Jaguar XJS Convertible up for auction on eBay. Anyone interested will have ten days in which to bid for the vehicle, and all proceeds will go to the charity Doctors Without Borders/Medecins Sans Frontieres.
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Despite having died in 1977, Elvis Presley tops a newly-released chart of the all-time best-selling solo artists in the UK, with combined sales of over 21.7m. The chart, compiled from statistics collected by The Official Charts Company, shows Cliff Richard in second place [21.5m] with Michael Jackson in third place [15.5m].
Justin Bieber and Rick Ross attend the Ciroc party at The Vanquish Lounge in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Biffy Clyro play at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Bonnaroo Music Festival, Manchester, Tennessee, USA.
Linkin Park, Thirty Seconds To Mars and AFI play at Concord Pavilion, Concord, California, USA.
Jorma Kaukonen plays at Boulton Center for the Arts, Bayshore, New York State, USA.
James Horner, a composer best-known for his scores for Titanic and Avatar, dies when his S312 Tucano turboprop aircraft crashes into the Los Padres National Forest near Ventucopa, California, USA.
Selena Gomez releases a new LP, Revival, in the USA.
Panic! at the Disco play at The Tower Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
It is reported that white actor Joseph Fiennes has been cast in the role of Michael Jackson in a Sky Arts tv movie entitled Elizabeth, Michael And Marlon.
Hot Tuna play at The Madison Theatre, Covington, Kentucky, USA.
On their Wheels Of Soul tour, The Tedeschi Trucks Band plays the second of two nights at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, CO, USA, supported by Hot Tuna and The Wood Brothers.
Echosmith release their second album, Inside A Dream, on Parlophone Records.
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