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Billed at 'the world's greatest singer, Ernestine Schumann Heink performs 'a great popular concert' at The Auditorium Arena, Oakland, California, USA.
The American Quartet, a barbershop vocal group with orchestral accompaniment, record Carolina In The Morning, written by Walter Donaldson and Gus Kahn, for Victor Records Records in Camden, New Jersey, USA.
The musical Whoopee!, starring Eddie Cantor and with songs by Walter Donaldson and Gus Kahn, plays at The New Amsterdam Theatre on 42nd Street, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 407 performances.
Teddy Joyce And His Band with vocalist Jimmy Mesene record the Irving Berlin composition I Never Had A Chance in London, UK.
Pianist Billy Mayerl records a medley of songs from his musical film Over She Goes, in London, UK.
  Popular singer Frances Day, with orchestral accompaniment conducted by Ben Frankel records the Cole Porter song I’ve Got You Under My Skin, in London.
Today's live shows on the BBC Forces Programme radio station in the UK feature Music While You Work with Teddy Foster And His Band, plus performances by Henry Hall And His Orchestra, Jack Leon And His Orchestra, Harry Evans And His Sextette Intime, Harry Engleman's Quintet, Alan Holmes And His Swing Sextet, The Harry Parry Trio, Norman Cole And His Orchestra and Horace Finch at the theatre organ.
Sister Rosetta Tharpe records Above My Head I Hear Music In The Air, for Decca Records in New York City, USA.
Cliff Richard plays at The Granada, Mansfield, England, UK, Europe.
R'n'b band The Paramounts, formerly known as The Coasters, play their first gig under the new name at The Palace Dance Studio, Southend, England, UK, Europe. They will, in due course, evolve into Procol Harum.
Max Bygraves begins a season at The Talk Of The Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
Jazz multi-instrumentalist Eric Dolphy plays at The Five Spot, New York City, USA.
The All-Star 64 package tour plays at The Top Rank, Sunderland, UK, featuring John Leyton, The Rolling Stones, The Swinging Blue Jeans, Mike Berry, Jet Harris, Billie Davis, and The Paramounts
Chad And Jeremy, aka Chad Stuart and Jeremy Clyde, are filmed for an episode of tv's Dick Van Dyke Show in the USA, in which they appear as fictitious British pop duo The Redcoats.
Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames play at The Orchid Ballroom, Purley, UK.
Jerry Lee Lewis begins a European tour in Germany, Europe. His guitarist on this tour is Ritchie Blackmore, who will find fame as leader of Deep Purple.
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Where Are You Now (My Love) by Jackie Trent reaches No1 in the UK singles chart, where it will remain for one week.
Paul Simon plays at Les Cousins, London, England, UK.
When The Rolling Stones play at the Waldbuhne Halle, Berlin, Germany, Europe, police are called in to quell a fan riot. Thirty fans and six police officers are taken to hospital and fifty rows of seats are damaged.
Little Richard plays two shows in one night, first at The Imperial Ballroom, Nelson, UK, and second at The Peppermint Lounge, Liverpool.
Mitch Ryder, Wilson Pickett, The Who, Cream and The Vagrants play the last of nine consecutive days as part of New York deejay Murray The K's season of concerts under the heading Music In The 5th Dimension, at The RKO 58th Street Theater, New York City, USA.
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Jimi Hendrix attends a party for The Foundations at The Speakeasy, London, UK.
I'm Coming Home by Tom Jones is awarded a Silver Disc in the UK, Europe.
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Albert King plays at The Kinetic Playground, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Aum.
Deep Purple play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, UK, supported by Caravan.
Magna Carta play at The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Holland, Europe. The concert is recorded and will be released as a live LP.
Iron Maiden play the first of two nights at The Odeon, Birmingham, UK.
Stump play at The Electric Ballroom, Camden Town, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Blue Aeroplanes. After this show, Stump break up.
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On his Sound And Vision tour, David Bowie plays at Merriweather Post Pavilion, Columbia, Maryland, USA.
Oasis release their debut album, Definitely Maybe, on Creation Records in the UK.
The Rolling Stones announce that a staggering $313m was taken in ticket sales alone by their Voodoo Lounge tour, topping their 1989 Steel Wheels record of $290m (£185m).
Boz Scaggs releases a new LP, Come On Home, on Virgin Records in the UK.
Rod Stewart plays the second of two nights at The NEC Arena, Birmingham, England, UK.
Pharoah Sanders plays the first of two nights at the Jazz Caf
Tim Hart, founder-member and guitarist with Steeleye Span, dies of lung cancer, aged 61, in La Gomera, Canary Islands, a Spanish autonomous community off the coast of Africa.
White Rabbits play at The Cooler, Bristol, UK.
Jeff Beck plays the second of two nights at the Iridium Jazz Club, New York City, USA, to mark what would have been the 95th birthday of guitar giant Les Paul. With the help of Brian Setzer, Imelda May and Gary US Bonds, Beck covers a wide selection of the hits of Les Paul And Mary Ford.
Chipmunk and Daisy Dares You play at the month-long iTunes festival in The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, UK.
A Mini Cooper, designed by Paul Weller, goes up for auction online to raise funds for the Nordoff-Robbins Music Therapy and War Child charities.
Multi-Grammy Award winning singer Norah Jones releases a new album, Featuring, in the USA on Blue Note records. The eighteen songs on the album are all duets, featuring artists such as Ray Charles, Willie Nelson, and Dolly Parton, Belle And Sebastian, OutKast and The Foo Fighters.
Dedmau5 plays at Earls Court, London, UK.
Pop/R'n'B singer Conor Maynard promotes the release of his debut album, Contrast, with two in-store appearances at HMV stores in the UK. First is at the store in Whiteleys Shopping Centre, Bayswater, London, followed by an appearance later in the afternoon at the Churchill Square Shopping Centre store, Brighton.
Where's Billy play at The Pilgrim, Bristol, UK.
Lawson release their debut album, Chapman Square, in Taiwan, Asia.
Sylvain Sylvain [formerly of The New York Dolls], plus The Duel and The Bears play at The 100 Club, London, UK.
Alexa Goddard releases a video for her track So There in the UK.
Sweet Gum Tree play at The Good Ship, London, England, UK, Europe.
Reverend James Leg plays at Le Souris Verte, Epinal, France, Europe.