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Sylvia Fricker is born is born in Chatham, Ontario, Canada. She will find success as folk singer-songwriter Sylvia Tyson
, initially as half of the popular folk duo Ian And Sylvia
, and later in the groups Quartette and Great Speckled Bird.
Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson
plays the fifth night of a week at Lindsey's Sky Bar, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
The Squires, featuring lead guitarist Neil Young
, play at McLean's United Church, Winnipeg, Canada.
The Oscar Peterson
Trio records Fly Me To The Moon, Shiny Stockings, Li'L Darli', Little Right Foot and You Stepped Out Of A Dream for Verve Records
in New York City, USA.
records twenty songs with his group The Squires at CKRC Studios, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
In the New York Hilton hotel, during a power blackout, Bob Dylan
enjoys an impromptu jam session with Brian Jones
, Robbie Robertson and Bob Neuwirth.
The album Beyond The Blue Neon by George Strait
is awarded a gold disc in Canada.
plays at Copps Coliseum, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
The tv special Madonna
In Concert, filmed during her Blonde Ambition tour, is broadcast on MuchMusic in Canada.
Popular big band era singer Anne Shelton
dies, aged 70, of a heart attack in Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, UK.
, supported by Jason Mraz
, continues her Jagged Little Pill Acoustic tour at The Dodge Theatre, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Multi-award winning guitarist and producer Steve Dawson
releases his second solo album, We Belong To The Gold Coast, in Canada.
The four-day-long guitar-orientated Wall To Wall Festival continues in The Krannert Centre, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, USA. Artists performing today include Daniel Lanois
, John Hasbrouck, Eric Lougosch and Cindy Cashdollar.
plays at Moncton Coliseum, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.
More than twenty years after they split up, influential Scottish band The Vaselines
release a new album, Sex With An X
, in the USA and Canada on SubPop Records.
It is reported that Avril Lavigne
's 12,184 square-foot mansion in Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, USA, is to be bought for $8.5m
by Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul. The property was originally listed for $9.5m after Lavigne split from her husband Deryck Whibley of Sum 41
play at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.