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On their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at The National, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Bastille play at The Lotto Arena, Antwerp, Belgium, Europe.
Lotus Plaza release a new EP, Overnight Motorcycle Music, on Geographic North records in the USA.
A Benefit Concert for Music Education Programs at The Perelman Stage in Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA, features The Music of Paul Simon performed by Allen Toussaint , Angelique Kidjo, Ben Sollee, Bettye LaVette, Bob Mould, Brett Dennen, Dan Wilson, Isobel Campbell And Andy Cabic, Joe Henry, Josh Ritter, Joy Williams, Judy Collins, L.P., John Doe, Madeleine Peyroux And Jon Herington, Sam Moore, Bob Forrest And Gibby Haynes, Richard Marx, Antibalas, Mike Gordon and others.
Dave Davies (best-known as the guitarist of The Kinks) plays at The Barbican Centre, London, England, UK.
Opening his Swing Tour Live, Robbie Williams plays at Budapest Sports Arena, Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
Jason Aldean, Hunter Hayes, Jennifer Nettles, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Crystal Gale, Don Mclean, The Seldom Scene and others play on the second day of The Stagecoach Festival, in The Empire Polo Grounds, Indio, California, USA.
Jake Bugg plays at Yokohama Bay Hall, Yokohama, Japan, Asia.
Keith Jarrett plays at Bunkamuro, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Mastodon, Kvelertak and Gojira play at The Riviera theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Foreign Exchange play at Metro, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Kasabian play at The Grand Hall, Kilmarnock, Scotland, UK.
Amorphis and The Von Hertzen Brothers play at Namba Hatch, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
Nine Inch Nails play at The Heineken Music Hall, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Snoop Dogg headlines the 7th Annual Roots Picnic at Festival Pier at Penn's Landing, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. Also on the bill is Janelle Monnae.
After cutting his left hand severely while preparing dinner at his home in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, tonight, Chris Young is forced to cancel several CMA Music Festival appearances.
Coldplay shoot a music video for their song A Sky Full Of Stars at The Courthouse Hotel, Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Fedex Forum, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
Billy Joel plays at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at The Xfinity Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA.
Chris Brown rejects a no-jail plea deal in his misdemeanor assault case in District Of Columbia Superior Court, Washington DC, USA. As a result, the case will go to trial in September.
The Fray play at The FirstMerit Bank Pavilion at Northerly Island, Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and the Sachal Jazz Ensemble begins a three-day residency at The Barbican, London, UK.
On his Out There tour, Paul McCartney plays at The United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Neil Young And Crazy Horse play at The Marquee, Cork, Ireland, Europe.
Dolly Parton brings her Blue Smoke tour to an end with a show at Piazza Grande, Locarno, Switzerland.
On his Riser Tour, Dierks Bentley plays a hometown concert at The Ak-Chin Pavilion, Phoenix, Arizona, USA
The Clientele play at The Chapel, San Francisco, California, USA.
During their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at Harrah's Stir Cove, Council Bluffs, Iowa, USA.
Zachary Swanson of Hebron, Wicomico County, Maryland, USA, is attacked by Paul Martin Hurst and Cary Lee Edwards, both members of the Juggalos, a loosely-organised cult of followers of the band Insane Clown Posse. As a result of the attack, motivated by his wearing of a Juggalos tattoo which Hurst and Edwards felt he had not earned, Swanson suffers fractures to his nasal area and face, brain bleeding, swelling around his eyes, eleven broken ribs and a liver laceration. Hurst and Edwards are arrested soon after.
John Fogerty and Jackson Browne play at Nikon at Jones Beach Theater Wantagh, New York State, USA.
Ray LaMontagne plays at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado, USA.
When Anaconda by Nicki Minaj debuts at No19 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart in the USA, she overtakes Michael Jackson on the official tally of artists with the most Hot 100 hits. Anaconda is her 51st Hot 100 hit, while Jackson has scored only 50.
Steve Winwood plays at The United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Aerosmith play at Boardwalk Hall, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
Aretha Franklin plays at Austin City Limits Live, Austin, Texas, USA.
On his 20/20 Experience World Tour, Justin Timberlake plays the first of two nights at The Entertainment Centre, Adelaide, Australia.
On their Scandal In Europe tour, U-Kiss play at La Cigalle, Paris, France, Europe.
On her Bangerz Tour, Miley Cyrus plays at The Movistar Arena, Santiago, Chile, South America.
Alexia Coley releases her debut LP, Keep The Faith, on Jalapeno Records in the UK.
Pomplamoose play at Pub Rock, Scottsdale, Arizona, USA.
10cc play at The Winter Gardens, Margate, UK.
When Kasabian play at The SSE Hydro Arena in Glasgow, Scotland, UK, a photograph of a banner proclaiming "London is full of c***s" is projected on the screen behind the group during the song Clouds. The band later claims that the banner was "a production fault". At the same gig, a gang of thieves steal £10,000 worth of mobile phones belonging to fans of the band.
The Wands play at Graf Hugo Keller, Feldkirch, Austria, Europe.
On his So - Back To Front Tour, Peter Gabriel plays at Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, UK.
On his 27-city UR Experience tour Usher plays at The Smoothie King center, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.