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record If That's The Way You Want It Baby, Please Take Me Back, Isn't It A Shame?, I Don't Miss You Anymore, You'll Never Be Mine Again and Don't Play Around With Love, with independent producer Joe Davis in New York City, USA. The tracks will subsequently be sold to MGM Records
The Stan Kenton
Orchestra, Art Tatum
, Charlie Ventura, Mary Ann McCall, Shorty Rogers, Shelly Manne, Johnny Smith and Candido play at The Festival Of Modern American Jazz in The Music Hall, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Terry Edwards, guitarist/saxophonist of 80s indie band The Higsons
is born in Hornchurch, UK.
is born in Finland, Europe. he will find international acclaim by revolutionizing accordion sounds and performance with his custom-made electrified and modified instrument.
Bob Stanley of UK 90s band Saint Etienne
is born in Horsham, Sussex, England, UK.
Appearing on the first day of The Bath Festival Of Blues and Progressive Music are Canned Heat
, John Mayall
, Pink Floyd
, Johnny Winter
, It’s A Beautiful Day, Fairport Convention
, Keef Hartley
Band, and the Maynard Ferguson
Big Band. Tickets cost £2.10s. Attendance : 150,000.
play at Modernes, Bremen, Germany, Europe.
Reni of the Stone Roses
attends the opening of Central Design Station's exhibition in Manchester Art Gallery, Manchester, England, UK, allegedly armed with a chainsaw.
On their Bossanova Tour, Pixies
at Muziekcentrum Vredenburg, Utrecht, Netherlands, Europe.
Courtney Love is guest DJ on Indie 103.1 Radio in Los Angeles, California, USA. Among the tracks she plays are The Drugs Don't Work by The Verve.
plays at Common Grounds Coffee House, Gainesville, Florida, USA.
On their first American tour, Arctic Monkeys
play at Metro, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
UK-based independent label, XL Recordings
, announces the signing of Radiohead
to a deal that will see the label release the physical format version of the band's recent download-only album, In Rainbows
, Ke$ha and Travie McCoy play at The Pavilion, Albuquerque, New Mexico, USA.
, formerly of Soul Coughing, plays at The City Winery, New York City, USA.
play at Hoult's Yard, Newcastle, UK.
White Hills play at The Borderline, London, UK.
, Queens Of The Stone Age
, Bombay Bicycle Club
, Nas, Pet Shop Boys
, Solange, Julian Casablancas, MGMT
, Laura Mvula, Fatboy Slim
and others play at The Coachella Festival in the Empire Polo Grounds, Indio, California, USA.
plays at The Independent, San Francisco, California, USA.
During their AM Tour
, Arctic Monkeys
play the first of two nights at The Paramount Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
play at Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
play at The Moon, Tallahassee, Florida, USA.
play at AX Hall, Seoul, South Korea, Asia.
21-year-old Memphis-based singer/songwriter Julien Baker
is reported to have signed with indie-rock label Matador Records in the USA.
It is announced that U2
have abandoned the proposed release date for their imminent album, Songs Of Experience, because of their concerns about the election of Donald Trump as the next president of the USA. Instead, they will tour in celebration of the 30th Anniversary of their classic album The Joshue Tree.
, The Shimmer Band and April play at EBGBS, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
During his Starboy: Legend of The Fall Tour, The Weeknd
plays at Royal Arena, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.