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Violinist Charles D'Almaine, with piano accompaniment, records The
Holy City, Cavatina, Then You'll Remember Me, Medley Of Irish Airs
and Shepherd's Dance
for Victor Records
in Camden, New Jersey, USA.
Bunny Berigan And His Orchestra record All God's Chillun Got Rhythm, The Lady From Fifth Avenue and Let's Have Another Cigarette, in New York City, USA.
On their KHJ-Mutual Lucky U Ranch radio show, in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, The Sons Of The Pioneers
perform Rocky Mountain Express, Touch Of God's Hand, Tumbleweed Trail and Fireball Mail. On the same show, Betty Taylor performs Don't Ever Be Afraid To Go Home and Hugh Farr performs Avalon.
Songwriter Frank Loesser copyrights his songs Thumbelina and Anywhere I Wander, which appear in the film Hans Christian Anderson starring Danny Kaye
Rockabilly vocalist Wanda Jackson
plays the eighteenth night of a six-week season at the Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Bluegrass legends The Stanley Brothers
play at Oak Leaf Park, Luray, Virginia, USA.
records Alabama Blues and Jesus Died On The Cross To Save The World, for Fontana Records
, in Berkeley, California, USA.
, with producer Jerry Kennedy, records The Old Rugged Cross, In The Garden, Just A Closer Walk and Precious Memories, in Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee
, USA. None of these tracks will be released.
While in the town of Appleton, Wisconsin, USA, for a concert, The Fugs
perform an exorcism on the grave of Senator Robert McCarthy, leader of the anti-communist witch hunts of the 1950s.
and George Harrison
of The Beatles
hurriedly leave Rishikesh
, India, Asia, where they have been staying on an ashram at the invitation of spiritual guru the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
. Their departure is caused by the pair being advised that the Maharishi is using his position to obtain sexual favours from female guests. Lennon's song Sexy Sadie
will be inspired by this situation.
spends his 30th birthday visiting the Wailing Wall in Jerusalem, Israel, Europe.
play at the University of East Anglia, Norwich, England, UK, Europe.
Contemporary Christian singer Amy Grant marries contemporary Christian singer Gary Chapman.
plays the first of five nights at Drury Lane Dinner Theatre, Evergeen Park, Illinois, USA.
of Jane's Addiction
spends the last of eight days in the Sudan, North West Africa, as part of a mission, organised by he humanitarian group Christian Solidarity International, to free Southern Sudanese slaves from their Northern masters.
play a tiny gig for the thirty winners of a BBC Radio One competition, in Hanover Quays, Dublin, Eire, Europe.
play the second of two nights at The GM Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
play at The Showcase Theater, Corona, California, USA.
play the first of four non-consecutive nights at the Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, supported by Dahsboard Confessional.
Dublin residents hold street protests to voice their objections to two days of non-stop noise caused by the dismantling of U2's massive stage set
in the wake of their recent concert at Croke Park.
play at the X103 NCAA Final Four Party, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
On their 360 Degree
play in The Commerzbank Arena, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe, supported by Kasabian
On their 360 Degree
play the first of two nights in the Casa Arena, Horsens, Denmark, Europe, supported by Snow Patrol
appears on stage during the opening night of the Mali Desert music festival
in Timbuktu, Mali, West Africa. Nevetheless, his presence does not resurrect the now flagging fortunes of the festival, previously a major world music event, because of terrorist threats.
plays the second of two nights in Credicard Hall, Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America.
, bassist of U2
, reveals, 'I felt empty despite selling millions of records with U2
and living a privileged life'. the comments come during an interview in The Irish Independent newspaper when Clayton is helping to launch launch the Walk In My Shoes campaign to support mental health services at St Patrick's Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, Europe.