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The Ray River Jazz Band plays at a dance organised by the 5th Swindon (St Paul's) Boy Scout Troop for more than 100 people at Dowling Street Scout Hall, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe. Hot dogs with onion and iced lemonade also contribute to a lively evening.
, Danny Williams
, The Brook Brothers, Robin Hall and Jimmie Macgregor and The Galliards, The Two Tones, The Red Price Combo, Joe Baker and Jack Douglas play at The Granada, Sutton, England, UK, Europe.
Russ Conway, Bob Miller And The Millermen, The Raindrops and The Reg Wale Four perform live on the BBC Light Programme radio show Parade Of The Pops in London, England, UK, Europe.
, a group including guitarist David Gilmour, later to join Pink Floyd
, plays at Les Jeux Interdits, The Victoria Ballroom, Cambridge, England, UK.
plays at The Savoy, Southsea, England, UK.
of The Beatles
and his wife Pattie are in Monte Carlo, Europe, for the opening day of the Monaco Grand Prix. During the day they hang out with the racing drivers and watched Britain's Jackie Stewart win the first Formula One race of the season.
begins a week long engagement at Batley Variety Club, Batley, England, UK, Europe.
Overson play at The Pied Bull, Islington, London, England, UK, Europe.
play at One Block West, Kansas City, USA.
The Who enter Odyssey Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, and record You Better You Bet for the album Face Dances.
The Moody Blues
play the first of two nights at Marcus Amphitheater, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Prince is once again named Best International Artist at the 11th annual BRIT Awards, held at Hammersmith Odeon, London, England, UK.
Shakin' Stevens plays at The Liesure Centre, Stevenage, England, UK.
play at the City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, UK, supported by Snow Patrol
play at Hampden Park, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
HAL play at The Roisin, Dublin, Eire, Europe.
Polish superstar Anita Lipnicka releases her fourth album, Hard Land Of Wonder, in the UK. Much of the album was recorded at Peter Gabriel
's Real World Studios in Box, Wiltshire, England, UK.
The Rolling Stones
longform video Some Girls - Live In Texas 1978 is certified as a gold video by the R.I.A.A.
in the USA.
Andy Bell (best-known as one half of Erasure
) performs the song-cycle Torsten The Bareback Saint
at The St. James Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. It will be released four days later as his fourth solo album.
, The Kooks
, NOFX, Darkside, Black Sun Empire, La Roux, and others play on the final day of the seven-day long Sziget Festival, Óbudai-Sziget, Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
release their debut LP, Syzygy, on Brilliante Records in the UK.
The biographical documentary The Most Dangerous Band In the World : The Story Of Guns N' Roses has its worldwide premiere on BBC Four tv at 10pm in the UK.
On her Delirium tour, Ellie Goulding
plays at The Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania
, with special guests Years And Years.
On her Live 2016 Tour
plays the second of two nights at The American Airlines Arena, Miami, Florida, USA.