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A Grand Concert And Dance is held in Fordell Hall, Wanganui, New Zealand, Oceania
. The event features a Highland Band, St. Paul's Choir and several solo singers, accompanied by Messrs. Manning and Brinkley.
The Woolston Band, under Lieutenant Siddall, plays in The Rotunda, Victoria Square, Christchurch, New Zealand.
Maui Dalvanius Prime
is born in Patea, New Zealand. He will become a musical institution in New Zealand, playing a large part in the revitalisation of Maori music in the late 20th Century.
Stephen H. Gregg, guitarist of UK 80s band The Parachute Men
, is born in Bishop Auckland, New Zealand.
begins a tour of Australia, Oceania
, which will include shows in Melbourne and Perth, as well as Auckland, New Zealand.
play at The Town Hall, Dunedin, New Zealand.
During a world tour, The Beatles
fly from New Zealand to Brisbane, Australia.
perform at Wellington Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand, Oceania
. Following the show, a birthday party is thrown for Small Faces
' singer Steve Marriott
. During the party, Marriott's new record player is thrown out of the hotel room window by The Who's drummer Keith Moon
The Who and The
During a tour of Australia and New Zealand, The Who,
The Small Faces
and Paul Jones fly from Wellington to Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania
is born in Auckland, New Zealand. He will find fame as leader of OMC
, best-remembered for its worldwide 1996 hit How Bizarre
releases his first boxed set, Masterpieces, a career-spanning 3-LP set, in Japan, Australia and New Zealand.
Cold Chisel set off on a seven-date tour of New Zealand, Oceania
80,000 fans attend a David Bowie
gig in Auckland, New Zealand, making it the largest single concert ever held in the Southern Hemisphere.
New Zealand band The Drongos record an entire album, Small Miracles, live on the sidewalks of Manhattan, New York City, USA. It goes on to achieve Top 5 status in the US College Radio Charts.
Deborah Harry (aka Blondie
) plays the second of two nights at The Powerstation, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania
Hundreds of bands play gigs all over the world in remembrance of beloved UK radio deejay John Peel
, who died just under a year ago. Three hundred concerts are played in the UK, New Zealand, Italy and Canada.
The film I'm Not There, directed by Todd Haynes, goes on general release in New Zealand, Oceania
. In the film, which claims to be 'Inspired by the music and the many lives of Bob Dylan
', six different actors depict separate facets of Dylan's life and public persona. Dylan himself does not appear.
Musician Chris Knox is admitted to hospital in Auckland, New Zealand, suffering from a stroke. Knox came to prominence as a rock and roll musician during the mid-70s punk rock era with his bands The Enemy and Toy Love.
play the second of three nights at Hammersmith HMV Apollo, London, England, UK.
by Maroon 5
released in Australia and New Zealand and in the European
territories of Denmark, France, Holland and Sweden.
releases his second solo album, The Tall Trees, on Shifted Fiction records in the UK.
, Lady Gaga
, Gwen Stefani
are among the stars attending the 2016 Vanity Fair Oscar Party Hosted By Graydon Carter at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays the first of three nights at Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania