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give their first live radio performance of Apache
on the BBC radio show Parade Of The Pops in London, UK.
At 2.58pm The Beatles
' chartered de Havilland Dove touches down at Turnhouse Airport, Scotland, UK, Europe. At a press conference in the day's venue, The ABC, Edinburgh, Lord Provost Duncan Weatherstone surprises the group by asking them
, Tony Blackburn
, Kenny Everett, Dave Cash, Pete Drummond, Ed Stewart and Tommy Vance. The station is financed by Texan entrepreneur Don Pierson.
Pirate radio station Radio London begins test transmissions from the M.V. Galaxy, anchored in the Thames Estuary, England, UK, Europe. It will quickly become Britain's most popular pirate station, with deejays including
plays the second night of a week at La Dolce Vita, Newcastle, UK.
signs a contact with galaxy Entertainments Ltd of Carnaby Street, London, UK, to make a live appearance at The Dorothy Ballroom, Cambridge, UK, on December 1.
The Who play at the Fillmore Auditorium, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by
play at the Smurf Club, De Engh, Bussum, The Netherlands, Europe.
The Jimi Hendrix
Experience enter the UK singles chart with their cover of Bob Dylan
's All Along The Watchtower. It will peak at No5 during an eleven-week run.
In Stephen Stills
' wine cellar basement in Laurel Canyon, Los Angeles, California, USA, The Rolling Stones
spend the fourth of five days rehearsing for their upcoming tour of America.
spend the first of twelve days working on the music that will become the album Dark Side Of The Moon
, in a rehearsal room in Decca Studios, Broadhurst Gardens, West Hampstead, London, UK.
, Robin Gibb and Barry Gibb
(of The Bee Gees
), Boy George
and Russell Watson, are among music world stars coming together under the banner One World to raise money for The Asian Tsunami disaster with the release of a song, Grief Never Grows Old, which it is hoped will raise over £2m for the relief effort.
It is announced that Sir
The Boomtown Rats enter the UK Singles Chart with their debut single, Lookin' After No1.
, which will peak at No11 during a nine-week run on the chart.
begins work on the film The Hunger
, which is filmed mostly in London, England, UK, Europe, with some scenes filmed in New York City, USA.
plays at St Jakobshalle, Basel, Switzerland, Europe.
play in The T-Mobile Arena, Prague, Czech Republic, Europe.
A report in the Sunday Times newspaper states that British private equity firm Terra Firma has asked Citigroup to inject up to £300m ($486.1m) into its debt-laden music group EMI
Folk quartet Skinny Lister
begin their Great British Narrowboat tour
, setting off from Linslade, Bedfordshire, UK, they spend the next ten days travelling by canal to Camden Lock, London, and back again. Along the way they will perform, write and record songs, with the aim of producing a limited edition EP, Grand Union.
Jazz pianist, songwriter and singer Arthur H
fractures his wrist in a motorcycle crash and is forced to cancel the following night's show at Queen Elizabeth Hall
, London, UK.
hold a special 'fans only' album playback party at The Social
, London, UK, for their debut album Palace due for release at the end of the month.
play at X-Tra, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
Boyband Union J
play at The NIA, Birmingham, UK.
Prince, backed by 3rd Eye Girl, plays at Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK.
Fred Hedley And His Band win the 1942 South London Dance Band Championship, held in The Town Hall, Wimbledon, UK.
On her Live 2016 Tour
plays the last of four nights at The Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
On the North American leg of their 100-date Global Spirit
Tour, Depeche Mode
play at The Centre Bell, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.