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The Majestic Burlesquers are appearing at The Dewey Theatre, New York City, USA.
Eleven-year old violinist Yehudi
makes his Carnegie Hall
, New York City, USA, debut, with the New York Symphony Orchestra, conducted by Fritz Busch.
Menuhin will achieve such massive popularity in the USA that, after
a 1939 appearance on The Bob Hope Show on NBC Radio, the question
will become an oft-repeated catchphrase across
America. The catchphrase will inspire a popular 1943 song, Who's Yehoodi
, written by Bill Seckler and Matt Dennis, which will be recorded by
, Kay Kyser
, Lane Truesdale And The Kingsmen
And His Band play in The Manhattan Room at The Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City, USA.
The musical Love From Judy
is playing at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 594 performances. The cast includes Jean Carson (Judy), Linda Gray (Grace), Bill O'Connor (Jervis) and Adelaide Hall (Butterfly) and songs including I Never Dream When I'm Asleep, Dear Daddy Long-Legs, Here We Are and A Touch of Voodoo.
The Delta Rhythm Boys
are playing during a week at The Coliseum, Sioux Falls, South Dakota, USA.
In a package tour called the Lucky Seven Blues Show, Little Willie John
, Champion Jack Dupree, Little George Smith and Otis Williams
play the first night of a week at the Howard Theater, Washington, DC, USA.
UK rock'n'roll fans reading Melody Maker
are horrified to find jazz big band leader Vic Lewis
condemning their favourite music as "pop rot from the jungle of American entertainment. It's time we stop these insults to teenagers. Are the stars of the future to be drawn exclusively from the ranks of these three-chord guitar bashers and bawlers of gibberish?"
The Max Roach
Quintet records Milano, Old Folks and other tracks in New York City, USA.
records I Walk Alone, I'll Hold You In My Heart, Just A Little Lovin' and It's A Sin for RCA Records
in the USA.
And The Hurricanes are playing during a two-month season at The Kaiserkeller, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
is playing during a two-week engagement at The Crown Room, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Musical comedy The Gay Life
is presented at The Shubert Theater, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 113 performances.
plays at The Exhibition Hall, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
And His Band with Ottilie Patterson
, Lennie Felix at the piano, Terry Lightfoot And His New Orleans Jazzmen, Laurie Gold and Diz Disley appear on the BBC Light Programme radio show Trad Tavern 'before an invited audience at a BBC studio in London'.
plays at The Gaumont, Worcester, England, UK, Europe.
opens for a month-long engagement at The Sugar Hill, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Highwaymen play the first of four nights at The Gaslight, Greenwich Village
, New York City, USA.
Just three months after topping the chart with My Boyfriend’s Back, The Angels achieve their final Billboard
Top 40 hit when I Adore Him
peaks at No25.
Holly Cole is born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. She will achieve success as a jazz singer, performing with her group The Holly Cole Trio, and also as an actor.
gives birth to her second child, a girl, Kenya Maria Newman.
The Beach Boys
sign a contract requiring them
to perform live on tv in The Bob Hope Show on December 18, 1964.
plays during two weeks at Annie's Room, London, England, UK, Europe.
play their first-ever gig, at The George Hotel in Walsall, Staffordshire, England, UK, Europe. (N.B. This is a very different line-up from the one that eventually became successful)
Newly emerging singer-songwriter Elton John
plays at The Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
play in Liverpool, UK, supported by The Soft Boys and Red Krayola.
release a new single, Kick Over The Statues, on Abstract Dance Records in the UK. All proceeds from the single will go to the Anti-Apartheid Cause. The Redskins
' regular record label, London Records, had chosen not to release it.
Yes play at Rosemont Horizon, Rosemont, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Nirvana play at Frison, Fribourg, Switzerland, Europe
play at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, England, UK.
It is announced that the album Twentysomething by young jazz star Jamie Cullum
has gone triple-platinum in the UK.
Towards the end of U2
's Vertigo tour, at Mount Smart Stadium, Auckland, New Zealand, as Bono walks out the venue after the show, he asks stage designer Willie Williams if, on their next tour, there might be a way the band could play to all the stadium. Their discussions will lead to the development of a massive structure known as The Claw, which will be used during the band's 360 Degree tour.
plays at Broadcast, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Colin Blunstone plays at Long Street Blues Club, Devizes, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.
During a solo tour to promote awareness and donations for The Trussell Trust charity, which supports a network of foodbanks around the UK, Glenn Tilbrook
plays at The Pavilion, Exmouth, England, UK, Europe,