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Lucille Saunders, The Great Powell, The Four Otts, Lefebre's Saxophone Quartet and others appear at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
Boston-born popular singer Andrew Mack
is appearing in "His Greatest Success" Tom Moore
, at The Herald Square Theatre, New York City, USA. The newspaper ad for the show urges "Hear Mack's sweet songs".
The Thoroughbreds Burlesquers are appearing at The Star Theatre, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.
Entertainment on offer at The Orpheum Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA, includes violin, harp and xylophone group Les Frasettis, plus 'The European Sensation' of The Miles Stavordale Quintette, which specialises in 'The most perfect imitation of the human voice ever attained on musical instruments'.
Billy Watson's Beef Trust Beauties are appearing in The Liberty Girls at Gayety Burlesque, Washington DC, USA. The show also offers The Bohemian Harmony Four.
Stephen Allen Lage is born in San Francisco, California, USA. He will find success as Steve Lage, bassist of psychedelic 60s East Bay area band The Savage Resurrection
Jazz saxophonist Tina Brooks
undertakes his first recording studio session, as a member of Sonny Thompson
's Band. The band records JUmping With The Rhumba, Gone Again Blues, Uncle Sam Blues and Smokestack Blues for King Records
in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
The Billy May
Orchestra is playing during a week at Coney Island, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
The Fontaine Brothers, Tiny Brown, Lou Donn's Trio and The Claude Hopkins
Band are playing at Club 500, New York City, USA.
And The All-Stars play at The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
And His Dixieland Band play at Seaview, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA.
is reportedly being sued for $100,000 by his former publicist, Herman Prujansky, who claims to have been fired from his $200-a-week job without cause.
Johnny Horton records Mr Moonlight, All Grown Up, Got The Bull By The Horns and Counterfeit Love at Bradley Film And Recording Studio, Nashville, Tennessee
Singer-songwriter and recording artist Chris Whitley
is born in Houston, Texas, USA.
, The Vibrations
, Jimmy Jones
, The Sensations
, Joe Turner, The Clovers
, Little Anthony
, David Ruffin
and Arthur Prysock
begin a week of shows at the Regal Theater
, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
John Lee Hooker
plays at the Sugar Hill Club, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Beau Brummels
appear on the cover of Show Time magazine, a supplement of the San Francisco Examiner, hailed as 'San Francisco's Answer To The Beatles
The Grateful Dead
play at The Banana Grove at The Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Josh White Jr. plays at Guilford College, Greensboro, North Carolina, USA.
The Four Seasons
play in the Schaeffer Music Festival, at the Wollman Skating Rink in Central Park, New York City, USA.
, one of the founders of Atlantic Records
, dies aged 71 from complications following cancer surgery at the Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City, USA.
Musician, composer, arranger, and band director Paul V. Yoder dies, after years of heart problems, in Hendersonville, North Cariolina, USA. Yoder wrote over 1500 original compositions and arrangements, and served as President of the American Bandmasters Association.
On their Pump
play at Mississippi Coliseum, Jackson, Mississippi, USA.
Kiss play at The Show Me Center, Cape Girardeau, Missouri, USA.
When Nirvana play at The Fox Theatre in Portland, Oregon, they are told that their single, Smells Like Teen Spirit
, has gone gold in the USA. Also on the bill are Mudhoney
Lou Bega reaches No 1 on the UK singles chart with his hit summer smash Mambo No 5, a dance-oriented cover version of Perez Prado
's 1949 Latin-pop hit.
and Kenny Chesney are arrested in Buffalo, New York State, USA, following a backstage skirmish at Ralph Wilson Stadium on the George Strait
tour in which Chesney takes a ride on a policeman's horse, and McGraw gets in a fight with cops. They will subsequently be acquitted.
Big Head Todd And The Monsters play at The Vogue, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
play at Magnet, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Janelle Monàe plays at Loreley St. Goarshausen, Germany, Europe.
releases his eighth solo LP, A Cure For Loneliness on Concord Records in the UK.