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Comedy vocalists The Melani Trio, singing and dancing duo Hedrix And Prescott and French singing quartet Les Troubadours Toulousians, are among the entertainments on offer at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
Peter Chatmon is born in Memphis, Tennessee, USA. He will find fame as blues vocalist/pianist Memphis Slim
James Pasco Gourley Jr. is born in St. Louis, Missouri, USA. He will find success as jazz guitarist Jimmy Gourley
, working in a long career with Sonny Stitt
, Gene Ammons
, Anita O'Day, Stephane Grapelli and many others.
Teddy Brown And His Cafe De Paris Band record What Good Is Good Morning?, So Is Your Old Lady, That Girl Over There and I'm Lonely Without You, for Imperial Records
in London, UK.
The Charlie Parker
Quartet With Strings records Repetition I, April In Paris I, Easy To Love I, and What Is This Thing Called Love I in The Apollo Theatre, Harlem, New York City, USA.
, Katie Boyle and Bunny Lewis are the jurors on BBC tv record-rating show Juke Box Jury
, hosted by David Jacobs, in London, England, UK, Europe.
UK pop weekly newspaper Disc reports that Alexis Korner
's Blues Incorporated
is to appear on the BBC radio programme Jazz Club, at The Paris Theatre, London, on July 12. This appearance prevents Korner's band from appearing in their weekly Thursday session at The Marquee
Club, London, as a result of which, their place will be taken by a new rhythm and blues group, The Rolling Stones
Petula Clarke plays in La Reole, France, Europe.
performs a medley of the songs Going Out Of My Head/Hurts So Bad at The MIDEM Festival in Cannes, France, Europe.
Francoise Hardy, Serge Gainsbourg and Warren Beatty spend the evening at the Regine nightclub
in Paris, France, Europe.
begin four nights at The Palais des Sports, Paris, France, Europe, during which they record some tracks for a live double LP, Seconds Out
British bandleader Victor Silvester
dies while on holiday in La Lavandou, France, Europe, at the age of 78. In his lengthy career, Silvester sold over 75m records.
Glastonbury Fayre officially changes its name to Glastonbury Festival
. For £8 a head, 18,000 heads have the chance to see New Order
, Taj Mahal
, Judy Tzuke and more. Local farmer Michael Eavis takes over running the event again. This is the first "Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament" festival, raising £20,000 for CND. A new, permanent, Pyramid stage is constructed, although it will double as a cowshed and animal food store in winter.
The Mighty Diamonds play at La Mutualite, Paris, France, Europe.
Anthony Lee Norris is born in Queens, New York City, USA. He will find success as a hip hop record producer and songwriter, professionally known as Lee On The Beats
, working with Lil Wayne
, DJ Khaled, Kid Ink, Ace Hood, French Montana, Rick Ross
, Meek Mill and Freeway, among others
While in Paris, France, Europe, Ozzy Osbourne
does in person press, radio and tv interviews with Carmel Giordano of Metal Hammer, Roberto Gandolfi of Thunder, Mariscal Romero of Heavy Rock and several others.
play at The Palais Des Sports, Mulhouse, France, Europe.
and her husband Gavin Rossdale
attend the cocktail reception for Snow Flower And The Secret Fan at The Cannes Film Festival, Cannes, France, Europe.
Prince attends the men's singles match between Rafael Nadal of Spain and Dusan Lajovic of Serbia at the French Open Tennis tournament in Paris, France, Europe.
play at The Botanic Gardens, Denver, Colorado, USA.
play at The Halle Tony Garnier, Lyon, France, Europe.
A trailer for an edition of the SKY Arts tv show Urban Myths, dealing with Michael Jackson
's alleged cross country motor trip with Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando in the wake of the 9/11 terror attacks, is first shown in the UK
. Shortly after, Jackson's daughter Paris tweets "I'm so incredibly offended by it, as I'm sure plenty of people are as well, and it honestly makes me want to vomit..."