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Fritz Sennheiser is born in Berlin, Germany, Europe. He will grow up to invent the hugely popular Sennheiser headphones worn by millions of music lovers worldwide.
The dirigible airship, Graf Zeppelin, on its way from South America to Germany, Europe, via the Chicago World’s fair, flies over Trinidad. Large crowds turn out to see the spectacle of this gigantic flying machine, and the incident inspires calypsonian Attila The Hun to write and record his 1934 song Graf Zeppelin.
The Hotcha Trio (a harmonica group) release a new 78rpm single, Chattanoogie Shoeshine Boy and Honeysuckle Rose, on Decca-Philips Records in Germany, Austria and Sweden, Europe.
A meeting is held at the then Nordwestdeutscher Rundfunk radio network in Germany, Europe, in connection with a tape-recorded late-night programme about electronic music broadcast on the evening of the same day. Informed via a report on this meeting, the General Manager of the station, Hanns Hartmann, gives the green light for establishment of the Studio for Electronic Music. It is the first of its kind in the world, and its history will reflect the development of electronic music in the second half of the twentieth century.
Dizzy Gillespie is touring in Germany, Europe, under the auspices of the German Jazz Federation.
John Coltrane plays at The Deutsches Museum, Munich, West Germany, Europe.
Bill Haley And His Cometscontinue with a lengthy season at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
The Beatles single, Long Tall Sally [written by Little Richard], is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
The Beatles single, I Feel Fine, is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
The Kinks fly from London, England, UK, to Germany, Europe, to begin a tour.
The Beatles single, We Can Work It Out/Day Tripper, is released in Germany on Odeon Records.
Wilson Pickett begins a three-week tour of Europe, during which he will visit France, Austria, Germany, Sweden and Denmark.
The Beatles album Magical Mystery Tour is released in Germany on Horzu Electrola Records.
Can play a free, televised, concert for an audience of 10,000 at The Sporthalle, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Led Zeppelin play at The Musikhalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
German electronic rock pioneers Tangerine Dream play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.
Kraftwerk play at The Volkshaus, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at The Olympiahalle, Munich, West Germany, Europe.
Saxon begin a seven date tour at the Grugahalle, Essen, Germany, Europe, with Ozzy Osbourne in support.
An AIDS Benefit Concert titled That’s What Friends Are For, is held at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA. Whitney Houston tops the bill, and Patti Smith makes her first live appearance in ten years. Also on the bill are Barry Manilow, Air Supply, Carly Simon, Biurt Bacharach, Eric Carmen, Milli Vanilli, Lisa Stansfield and The Four Tops. Over $2.5m is reportedly raised.
Robert Plant plays at The Liederhalle, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
During their Urban Jungle tour, The Rolling Stones play the second of two nights at The Olympic Stadium, Munich, Germany, Europe.
On his Nude Tour Prince plays at The Westfalenhallen, Dortmund, Germany, Europe.
Alice Cooper plays at The Sporthalle, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Bad Religion play at Rockfabrik, Ubach-Palenberg, Germany, Europe.
On their World Violation tour, Depeche Mode play the second of two nights at Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Iron Maiden play at Auensee, Leipzig, Germany, Europe.
German jazz pianist and composer Jutta Hipp dies aged 78, of pancreatic cancer, in Sunnyside, Queens, New York City, USA. She had been a celebrated jazz pianist and moved to the USA in 1955, but her blossoming career ended quickly for reasons which have never been adequately explained.
Biffy Clyro play at Kulturfabrik Löseke, Hildesheim, Germany, Europe.
Garbage play at Fritz Radio, Potsdam, Germany, Europe.
Queen And Paul Rodgers play at The Color Line Arena, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
It is reported that German spider specialist Peter Jäger has named a newly-discovered hairy, yellow giant Malaysian spider Heteropoda davidbowie, in honour of rock star David Bowie. (One of Bowie's best-known albums was entitled The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust And The Spiders From Mars.)
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays at The Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Rammstein play at Rexall Place, Edmonton, Manitoba, Canada.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at Palladium Koln, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
On their Made In Germany tour, Rammstein play at Rogers Arena, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Award-winning blues band King King play at The Blues Festival, Ingolstadt, Germany, Europe.
Akrea play at Metallic X-Mas 2013, Bckstage, Munich, Germany, Europe.
On his Swing Tour Live, Robbie Williams plays the second of two nights at The ISS Dome, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
Electric Moon play at The Underworld, London, UK.
Ariana Grande releases her second LP, My Everything, on Republic Records worldwide (except the UK, Ireland and Germany)
On his Dear Girl tour, Pharrell Williams plays at The Festehalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Tokio Hotel release their fifth album, Kings of Suburbia, on Island Records in Germany, Europe.
Stanley Brinks (formerly known as Herman Dune) and Freschard play at Shorty's, Baerenbach, Germany, Europe.
Still Parade releases its debut album, Concrete Vision, on Heist Or Hit Records in the UK, Europe.
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On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play at The Volksparkstadion, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Anaal Nathrakh play at Helvete, Oberhausen, Germany, Europe.
On their 3-D Concerts tour, Kraftwerk play at The New Theatre, Oxford, England, UK, Europe.
Rhys Lewis is among the artists playing at The Reeperbahn Festival, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Typhoon play at Artheater, Cologne, Germany, Europe.