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The NYJO (National Youth Jazz Orchestra) sells out the first of three nights at Ronnie Scott's, London, UK.
You Me At Six play at The Academy, Newcastle, UK.
Okkervil River make a live appearance on NBC-tv chat show Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, in New York City, USA.
Ween play at The Paramount Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Jessie J releases her second single, Price Tag, as a digital download in the United Kingdom.
Charles H. Kaman, an aviation pioneer who also developed the Ovation Roundback guitar via his Kaman Music Corporation, died aged 91, in Bloomfield, Connecticut, USA, having suffered from Alzheimer's disease in his last years.
The Wombats play at The Leadmill, Sheffield, UK, supported by Team Me.
On her Get $leazy tour, Ke$ha plays at Flemington Racecourse, Flemington, Victoria, Australia, Oceania.
When Kid Rock visits a karaoke bar in Malibu, California, USA, he treats the crowd to his interpetation of Highway To Hell by AC/DC.
Motorhead play at the Convention Centre, Gold Coast, Australia, Oceania.
Michel Martelly, formerly better known as popular singer Sweet Micky, is elected as President of Haiti in a landslide victory.
Bob Dylan plays at HITEC - Star Hall, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Asia.
Paul Simon releases a new album, So Beautiful Or So What, on Hear Music in the USA and Italy, Europe.
Uriah Heep release their 23rd studio album, Into The Wild, in the UK.
Warren Hayes releases his second solo album, Man In Motion, via the Concord Music Group in the USA.
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When Miranda Lambert marries Blake Shelton at the Don Strange Ranch near Boerne, Texas, USA, guests include Reba McEntire, Dierks Bentley, Kacey Musgraves, Martina McBride and The Bellamy Brothers.
On their Live 2011 tour, Bon Jovi play at The Amway Center, Orlando, Florida, USA.
Explosions In The Sky play at The Bataclan, Paris, France, Europe.
Stephen Perkins, Perry Farrell and Dave Navarro of Jane's Addiction are inducted into The Hollywood Rockwalk at The Guitar Center, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
British virtuoso folk guitarist and singer-songwriter Michael Chapman plays a free in-store show at Reckless Records, Broadway, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Al Jarreau plays at the Royal Festival Hall, Southbank Centre, London, UK.
Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Delta Maid plays at The Larmer Tree Festival, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK.
The three-day-long Lollapalooza Festival continues at Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Acts appearing on this day include Cee Lo Green, Eminem, Lykke Li and Beirut.
Singer, songwriter and guitarist Sam Llanas officially leaves roots-rock band The Bodeans, which he co-founded in 1977 with Kurt Neumann.
Fuse TV airs 24 hour coverage of The Red Hot Chili Peppers including new interviews and a taped performance of their August 22, 2011 show, entitled 'Fuse Presents: Red Hot Chili Peppers Live from the Roxy'.
While touring in support of her tenth studio album, Let England Shake, PJ Harvey plays at The Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at Yubileyny Sports Palace, Saint Petersburg, Russia, Europe.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at Torino Palasport Olimpico, Turin, Italy, Europe.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at the Jose Miguel Agrelot Coliseum, San Juan, Puerto Rico, USA.
Nick Lowe is interviewed on BBC tv show Breakfast in the UK, to promote his new album, The Old Magic.
Reggae artist Denroy Morgan is arrested when police find a substantial quantity of marijuana in his car after he runs a stop sign in the Bronx, New York City, USA.
Country music star Dierks Bentley takes his Miles And Music For Kids charity motorcycle ride and concert to Chicago, Illinois, USA. The charity ride departs from the Fox River Harley-Davidson and ends with a street festival outside Joe's Bar featuring Bentley, The Eli Young Band, Jerrod Niemann and others.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Bob Dylan and Mark Knopfler play at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe.
On the European leg of his Symphonica - The Orchestral Tour, George Michael plays at the O2 Arena, Hamburg, Germany.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at The John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario, Canada.
Portishead play at The 1st Bank Center, Broomfield, Colorado, USA.
On her Femme Fatale tour, Britney Spears plays at Wembley Arena, London, UK.
On their Come Around Sundown tour, Kings Of Leon play the second of two nights at The Allphones Arena, Sydney, Australia.
During her Loud Tour, Rihanna plays at The Capital FM Arena, Nottingham, UK.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at the O2 Arena, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Rick Smith and Karl Hyde of British electronic group Underworld are appointed as music directors of the London Olympics by The London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games and Paralympic Games, London, England, UK.
The Saturdays play at The SECC, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Wedding Present play at The O2 Academy, Leeds, UK.
APB play at The Lemon Tree, Aberdeen, Scotland.