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In a positive frenzy of Twitter postings - over 70 in three hours - Kanye West holds forth about politics, fashion and, perhaps most significantly, denies rumours that he has sacked his agent, Cara Lewis.
B.B. King plays at The Van Wezel Performing Arts Centre, Sarasota, Florida, USA.
Lita Ford plays at The Wolf Den at Mohegan Sun, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA.
Van Halen, newly re-formed, release a new single, Tattoo, in the USA.
The Vaselines play at Angelo Mai, Rome, Italy, Europe.
Buddy Guy plays at Buddy Guy's Legends Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Michael Coleman.
The Walkabouts play at Brotfabrik, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Rise Against play at The UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Also on the bill is A Day To Remember.
Dierks Bentley plays at Super Bowl Village, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
On their Suck It And See tour, The Arctic Monkeys play at The Casino De Paris, Paris, France, Europe.
South African model Lindi Hingston declares that Pete Doherty is the father of her six-week-old daughter Aisling.
On their Made In Germany tour, Rammstein play at The Valhall Arena, Oslo, Norway, Europe.
Olly Murs plays at The Echo Arena, Liverpool, UK.
Jessie J plays at Hordern Pavilion, Sydney, Australia.
James And The Ultrasounds play at The Buccaneer, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
On their Keep Calm And Play Louder Tour, McFly play at The Royal Concert hall, Nottingham, UK.
Bon Iver play at The Coachella Music Festival, Indio, California, USA.
Death Cab For Cutie bring their tour with an orchestra to The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Rapper Drake, plays the first of two nights at The LG Arena, Birmingham, England, UK.
On their Up All Night Tour, One Direction play at The Trusts Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand.
On their first tour together in over twenty years, the surviving members of The Beach Boys play at New Orleans Jazz And Heritage Festival, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
The Blockheads play at Harpenden Public Halls, Harpenden, UK.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the first of three nights at The Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan, Asia.
On the North American leg of their I'm With You tour, The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at The Hangout Music Festival, Gulf Shores, Alabama, USA.
The Cure headline the Maxidrom Festival, Moscow, Russia, Europe. Also on the bill is Everlast.
On their first tour together in over twenty years, the surviving members of The Beach Boys play at The Bethel Woods Center For The Arts, Bethel, New York State, USA.
On their first tour together in over twenty years, the surviving members of The Beach Boys play at The Molson Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
On their first tour together in over twenty years, the surviving members of The Beach Boys play at The Saratoga Performing Arts Center, Saratoga, New York State, USA.
Roxette play at The MEN Arena, Manchester, UK.
On their Rock Of Ages Tour, Def Leppard play at The Prudential Center, Newark, New Jersey, USA, supported by Poison and Lita Ford.
After learning that his 11-year-old stepson, Kyle Glover, is critically ill in hospital in Atlanta, Georgia, USA, following a Jet Ski accident, Usher cancels a live appearance at tonight's ESPY Sports Awards in the Nokia Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Baselogic Productions, the company behind the recently cancelled Bloc Festival, is placed into administration. The event, in Docklands, London, UK, was scrapped during its first day - July 6th. Artists due to appear had included Orbital, Snoop Dogg, Gary Numan and Steve Reich.
On their Maiden England World Tour, Iron Maiden play at The Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada, supported by Coheed And Cambria.
Tom Jones releases a new single, the Leonard Cohen composition Tower Of Song, on Island Records.
Where's Billy play at The Pavilion Tavern, Brighton, UK.
Rapper 2 Chainz releases his debut album, Based On A T.R.U. Story, in Italy and France, Europe.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the second of two nights at The Ziggo Dome, Amsterdam, Holland, Europe.
Yekaterina Samutsevich, a member of Russian feminist band Pussy Riot, is freed on appeal in court in Moscow, Russia, Europe, on the grounds that she did not take part in February's 'punk prayer protest' against Russian President Vladimir Putin. [She was led away by security men before the incident took place.] Sentences for two other members of the band are upheld by the appeal court.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse play at Austin City Limits, Austin, Texas, USA.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play the fifth of seven nights at The Beacon Theatre, New York City, USA.
The Suntory liquor company makes available a special edition of Rolling Stones blended whiskey to mark the band reaching its 50th anniversary. Limited to just 150 bottles, the whiskey comes in a specially-designed bottle shaped like The Stones' famous tongue-and-lips logo and sells for, er, $6,300.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays at Parque dos Atletas, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil, South America.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse play at The Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Rihanna plays the third night of her 777 tour, [seven gigs in seven cities over seven days, transported on a Boeing 777] at Berns, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Ty Segall plays at The Week-End Festival, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Stone Sour play the first of two nights at The O2 Academy, Brixton, London, England, UK, with guests Papa Roach.
Metallica release a new DVD, Quebec Magnetic, through Vertigo Records in the UK.
Heaven's Basement play at The Barfly, London, UK.
Brian May, guitarist of Queen is named UK Person Of The Year by animal welfare charity PETA, in recognition of his efforts to help stop the culling of badgers.
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