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records Black Gal, Free And Equal Blues and On Top Of Old Smokey
for London Records in London, UK, backed by Bill Hill's Orchestra
by Al Hibbler peaks at No2 in the Popular Singles Chart in the UK, during a seventeen-week run on the chart.
A new night club, The Top Ten Club, opens in Carnaby Street
, London, UK.
' press agent, Tony Barrow, sends out a letter to all promoters of their 1965 tour of the USA, including a handwritten entry by Barrow that the group has added San Diego, California, as an additionial date on August 28, 1965.
Shotgun Express, featuring vocalist Rod Stewart
, play at Toft's Club, Folkestone, Kent, UK. This is their last gig with guitarist Peter Green
who has been invited to join John Mayall
's Bluesbreakers as a replacement for Eric Clapton
. Green and drummer Mick Fleetwood will subsequently go on to form Fleetwood Mac
plays at The Flamingo, Wardour Street, Soho, London, England, UK.
performs at the Gaumont Theatre, Sheffield, UK.
's balance at Martin's Bank in London, England, UK, Europe, stands at a meagre £3.17/6d on this date.
Having completed his contributions to the Bob Dylan
album New Morning, George Harrison
flies from New York City, USA, back to London, England, UK, Europe.
play at Bradford University, Bradford, UK.
play at UMIST, Manchester, UK.
Prince is named Best International Solo Artist and Purple Rain wins in the Best Film Soundtrack category at the fourth annual BRIT Awards, in the Grosvenor House Hotel, London, UK.
The Moody Blues
play at The Mann Music Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
On his Sight And Sound tour, David Bowie
plays at MECC
, Maastricht, Netherlands, Europe, with special guest Kim Wilde.
UK record company Big Life
Records Ltd is put into receivership
by Telstar Records, which holds a 10% stake. Company debts are estimated at about $5m. Big Life had put out releases by artists including The Orb, Stare, Yazz, Junior Reid, Coldcut and De La Soul.
release a new single, Dry You Eyes, in the UK. It will peak at No1 in the UK Singles Chart.
G4 by G4
enters the Official UK Albums Chart at No1.
play at Starwood Amphitheater, Antioch, Tennessee, USA.
The Foo Fighters
release the DVD Foo Fighters
Live At Wembley Stadium, in Australia. It was filmed at Wembley Stadium, London, UK, on June 6 and 7.
Sting plays to 16,000 people at the launch event for the new Meydan Racecourse, Meydan City, Dubai, Asia.
plays at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, England, UK.
play their first-ever UK gig, at The Boston Arms, London, England.
play at The Junction, Cambridge, UK.
release a video for their song For The Moving Stars.
Queen release a previously unreleased song, Let Me In Your Heart Again, featuring Freddie Mercury's vocals, as a download exclusively for the (Coca-Cola) RED anti-AIDS campaign.