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The Bostonians troupe performs the musical comedy The Serenade
at The Tivoli Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
Popular singer Maggie Cline
is heading the bill at Chase's Polite Vaudeville Theatre, Washington DC, USA. Although born in Haverhill, Massachusetts, USA, she is billed as "The Empress Of Ireland", and the show carried the strapline "No song is Irish till she sings it."
Teddy Joyce And His Orchestra record March Winds And April Showers in London, UK.
Internationally popular singer Mario Lanza
is interviewed by Betty Smuser on KGMB Hawaii Radio prior to his concerts at the McKinley auditorium in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
The Four D'Lovelies, billed as Sweethearts Of Harmony, play the sixth night of a week at The Palace Theatre, New York City, USA.
Jan Garber And His Orchestra begin a series of one-nighters with a show in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA.
The headline story on the cover of UK music weekly Melody Maker
features Johnnie Ray
declaring, "I cry real tears - it's not an act."
plays at the Victoria Hall, Hanley, UK. Also on the bill are Lorrae Desmond, The Ken-Tones, the Peter Groves Trio and Roy Stevens.
[also known as Butch Norton] is born in Inglewood, California, USA. He will find success as the drummer from 1996 to 2003 with The Eels
is playing during ten nights of shows at The Eden Roc, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
have an Abbey Road
Studios, London, England, UK, recording session, working on It Would Be So Nice.
plays the second of three nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
plays the second of three nights at the Meyer Music Bowl, Melbourne, Australia.
and his band are rehearsing for his first live tour in Dallas, Texas, USA.
Gloria Gaynor plays at Le Palace, Paris, France, Europe.
The Grateful Dead
play at Hampton Coliseum, Hampton, Virginia, USA.
Leo Fender, inventor of the Telecaster
and Stratocaster guitars
, dies aged 82. He had suffered from Parkinson's Disease, and was found unconscious by his wife at their home in Fullerton, California, USA.
come to the end of a Russian tour with a gig at The Hockey Arena, Murmansk, Russia.
and Merle Haggard
play the first of five non-consecutive nights at the Pantages Theater, Los Angeles.
plays at The Belly Up Tavern, Solana Beach, California, USA.
plays the second of four nights at Double Dose Specialty, Fur Peace Ranch, Pomeroy, Ohio, USA.