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Billed as "The Chinese-English Musical Comedy", San Toy opens at The Lyceum Theatre, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Metropolitan Orchestra records He Ought To Have A Tablet In The Hall Of Fame for Victor Records in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Mask And Wig Club of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, presents "A Musical Travesty In Two Acts", Old King Cole, at The Academy Of Music, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Vocalist Antonio Vargas records Tango toros de puntas, Serenata de Doña Juanita, La fiesta del guajiro and other songs for Victor Records in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Burt Shepard records Is There Anything Else You'd Like, Other Things Too Numerous To Mention, I'd Like To Go Halves In That, Fol The Rol Lol and Take Your Umbrella With You John, for Victor Records in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Fralinger String Band takes part in the annual Philadelphia Mummers' Parade in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The musical comedy Oh, Mama! opens at The Opera House, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Les Brown And His Orchestra play music for dancing at Manhattan Beach, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.
Woody Herman And His Band are playing at Cafe Rouge, Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City, USA.
Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra record Whispering Grass and Talkin' To My Heart in New York City, USA.
Jimmy Ibbotson is born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. In 1969, he will join The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band as a guitarist. After some early pop successes, the group will score over 15 country hits in the 1980s and will record three acclaimed generation-spanning Will The Circle Be Unbroken albums.
The Peekskill Riots erupt after a Paul Robeson concert in Peekskill, New York State, USA.
Mario Lanza records Cosi Cosa, Diane and Softly As In A Morning Sunrise at Radio Recorders Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. The tracks will be used on his radio series The Mario Lanza Show.
Amos Milburn is playing at Pep's Musical Lounge, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Connie Francis plays at Sciolla's, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Capris appear on tv show American Bandstand in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, performing There's A Moon Out Tonight.
Donnie Brooks performs Memphis on tv show American Bandstand in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. (N.B. This is not the Chuck Berry song Memphis, Tennessee.) On the same show, Nickey DeMatto performs Mirror, Mirror.
Shep And The Limelites perform Daddy's Home on popular tv show American Bandstand, broadcast by WFIL tv in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Flamingos, Jerry Butler, The Miracles, Maxine Brown, The Vibrations, and Shep And The Limelites play the second of seven nights at The Uptown Theater, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Chubby Checker plays the first night of a week at The Casino Royal, Washington DC, USA.
Dinah Washington is headlining during a week of shows at The Howard Theater in Washington DC, USA, supported by The Dells.
Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers play the third of six nights at Abart’s, Washington DC., USA.
Brook Benton plays the twenty-seventh night in a month of gigs at Robert's Show Bar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Velaires appear on popular tv series American Bandstand, recorded in W-fil Studios, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Johnny Mathis plays at The Academy Of Music, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Connie Stevens is the musical guest on daily tv pop show American Bandstand, recorded in W-fil Studio, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bobby 'Boris' Pickett And the Crypt Kickers perform Monster Mash on daily tv pop show American Bandstand, recorded at WFIL tv studios in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Lou Christie and all-girl trio The Tammys play at The Sons Of Italy Record Hop and Floorshow in Brownsville, Pennsylvania, USA.
Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers play at The Pittsburgh Jazz Festival, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Who, Solomon Burke, Zoot Money , Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers,John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, The Spencer Davis Group, Marianne Faithful, Long John Baldry, The Birds, Dave Witting and The Ray Martin Group play at Uxbridge Blues And Folk Festival, Uxbridge, England, UK, Europe.
On a tour to promote their second Smash Records LP, Love Lost And Found, Jay And The Techniques play in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Daryl Hall And John Oates collect a platinum album from the R.I.A.A. in the USA, for Private Eyes.
On his Storm Front tour Billy Joel plays at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Pump tour, Aerosmith play to an audience of 13,000 at Lackawanna Stadium, Moosic, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Hot In The Shade tour, Kiss play at Great Allentown Fair, Allentown, Pennsylvania, USA.
Little Feat play at The Frederic Mann Music Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
On her Big Beautiful Tour, Jill Scott plays the first of two nights at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA.
The Nike Run Hit Wonder tour sets off with a gig in Central Park, New York City, USA, featuring Fountains Of Wayne, Chingy, The Donnas and Joan Jett.
Circa Survive, Motion City Soundtrack and Copeland play at King Tut's, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Dave Alvin And The Guilty Women play at The Rex Theater, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
At actor Jeremy Renner's 40th birthday party Christina Aguilera becomes so intoxicated that she collapses onto his bed and falls asleep. The party takes place in Renner's Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA, home.
On their Live 2011 tour, Bon Jovi play the first of two nights at The Consol Energy Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Live And Loud tour, Rascal Flatts, supported by The Band Perry and Cassadee Pope, play at The First Niagara Pavilion, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Mastodon play at The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Alex G, The Mhurs and Lions Eat Grass play at The Billiken Club, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Girlpool and Alex G play at Berghain Kantine, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Waxahatchee and Girlpool play at The Casbah, San Diego, California, USA.
Field Mouse release a new album, Episodic, on Topshelf Records in the USA and UK.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play the first of two nights at The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California, USA.