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The "musical absurdity" Twirly-Whirly
is presented at Weber And Fields' Music Hall, New York City, USA, during a run of 247 performances.
The musical comedy Hellzapoppin'
, starring Olsen and Johnson
is performed at The 46th Street Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a total run of 1404 performances at three different theatres.
The Weavers, including Pete Seeger
, record Lonesome Traveller and So Long (It's Been Good To Know Yuh) in Decca Recording Studio, Pythian Temple
, 135 West 70th Street, for Decca Records
in New York City, USA.
During a three-year-long residency, calypsonian Lord Caresser
(aka The Caresser) is playing nightly in the downstairs bar of Rockhead's club, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Music publishers Mills Music begin a two-week long Silver Jubilee celebration of the career and music of Duke Ellington
, with tv and live appearances scheduled across the USA.
is in Atlantic Recording Studio, New York City, USA, recording Central Park West, Mr Syms, Summer Time, Body And Soul, and other tracks.
, starring Max Bygraves
, with music by Jule Styne
, is playing at the Prince Of Wales Theatre, London, England, Europe, during a run of 169 performances.
The stage musical
Controversial stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce
is arrested on obscenity charges relating to a performance the night before at The Troubadour Club in West Hollywood, California, USA.
Jerry Lee Lewis
is playing during a month-long series of shows at The Chez Paree Club
, Chicago, Illinois, USA. This series of shows is considered to have contributed greatly to turning his flagging career around.
is playing during two weeks at The Embers, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Monique Van Vooren
is playing during ten days at The Chase Hotel, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Gerry And The Pacemakers
, Del Shannon
, Jet Harris And Tony Meehan, The Bachelors
, Duffy Power, Cilla Black
, Bryan Burdon and The Blue Diamonds play at The Granada, Kingston, England, UK, Europe.
appears on UK tv series The Arthur Haynes Show.
Blood, Sweat And Tears record Children Of The Wind at CBS 30th Street Studio (aka Columbia 30th Street Studio, aka 'The Church'), Manhattan, New York City, USA. Intended for inclusion on their second LP, the track will remain unreleased.
are playing during two weeks at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Velvet Underground
play the second of three nights at The Vulcan Gas Company, Austin, Texas, USA.
The Grateful Dead
play the second of two nights at the Performing Arts Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
breaks off from Rolling Thunder Revue
rehearsals at S.I.R. Studios, Manhattan, New York City, USA, to record a new version of Hurricane
at CBS Studios. This is done because factual inaccuracies in the original version of the song are considered actionable.
Uriah Heep are working on their sixteenth LP, Equator
, at Jacobs Studios, Farnham, England, UK, Europe.
The single My Name Is Prince by Prince
peaks at No36 in the Billboard
Singles Chart in the USA.
The Leader Federal Bank For Savings in Memphis, Tennessee, issues an Elvis Presley
play at The Deaf Institute, Manchester, UK.
On the North American leg of her World Tour 2012, Madonna
plays at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
[aka Puff Daddy
and P. Diddy
] sustains injuries to his neck, ribs and collarbone in a minor vehicular accident on Sunset Boulevard near the Beverly Hills Hotel, Beverly Hills, California, USA.
is interviewed live on BBC-1 tv show Breakfast in
Media City, Salford Quays, Manchester, UK. The appearance is to
promote her comeback single, Cloud 9.
performs during CBS Radio's third annual"We Can Survive breast cancer benefit at the Hollywood Bowl
, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
When Duran Duran
play at Plaza Del Duomo, Milan, Italy, Europe, during the MTV European Music Awards, they are joined onstage by Mark Ronson
Early '60s pop idol Bobby Vee
, best known for hits including Rubber Ball, Take Good Care of My Baby and The Night Has A Thousand Eyes, dies aged 73
while receiving hospice care in a long-term facility in Rogers, Minnesota, USA, near Minneapolis.
play the second of two nights at The O2 Arena, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Kvelertak
On the European leg of their
play at Club2Club, Milan, Italy, Europe.
play at The Academy, Dublin, Ireland, Europe, supported by Beast In Black and Wind Rose.