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1 year ago
Big Thief play at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
On her Madame X tour, Madonna plays the last of seven shows at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
10 years ago
Immolation play at Reggie's Rock Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Vaselines play at Lincoln Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Manic Street Preachers play the first of two nights at Brixton Academy, London, UK.
Bob Dylan plays at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA.
On their Ending On A High Note Tour, A-ha play at the Color Line Arena, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
B.B. King plays at Black Oak Mountain Amphitheater in Lampe, Missouri, USA.
Mary Chapin Carpenter plays at the Coliseum, Aberdare, Wales, supported by Tift Merritt.
I Blame Coco plays at The Other Room, Nottingham, England, UK.
Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan play at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
Unkle play at The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Gibson Guitar Chairman and CEO Henry Juszkiewicz announces the imminent launch of Gibson's new Firebird X guitar at a press conference in the Hard Rock Times Square, New York City, USA.
The Saturdays help launch the 2010 Poppy Appeal by performing a fund-raising concert at Colchester Garrison, Colchester, England, UK, The concert is exclusively for the families of 16 Air Assault Brigade, currently on operations in Afghanistan.
Bryan Adams appears on BBC-tv's Breakfast show to promote the release of his new album, Bare Bones, on Decca Records in the UK.
Members of The Strokes, All-American Rejects, Fountains Of Wayne and The Moldy Peaches take part in the Petty Fest 2010 at The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, USA. The event is a concert celebrating Tom Petty's 60th birthday.
Elton John plays in the BBC2 Electric Proms at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, UK.
Avenged Sevenfold, supported by Stone Sour, play at The NIA, Birmingham, UK.
Warpaint play at The Scala, London, England, UK, Europe.
Yeasayer record their album Live at Ancienne Belgique, at the Ancienne Belgique in Brussels, Belgium. The album will be released online just before Christmas on a 'pay however much you like' basis.
Members of The Strokes, All-American Rejects, Fountains Of Wayne and The Moldy Peaches take part in the Petty Fest 2010 at the Bowery Ballroom, New York City, USA. The event is a concert celebrating Tom Petty's 60th birthday.
25 years ago
Liverpudlian band Cast enter the UK albums chart with All Change, which will peak at No7 during a 67-week run.
Meat Loaf enters the UK singles chart with I'd Lie For You [And That's The Truth] which will peak at No2.
We've Got It Goin' On, the debut single by The Backstreet Boys, enters the UK Singles Chart at No54 for just one week. It will be back.
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50 years ago
R'n'b/soul vocalist Baby Huey dies aged 26 from a drug-related heart attack in a room in the Roberts Motel on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, USA. During the 1960s, he had pioneered a style which influenced the emergence of hip hop music.
The Incredible String Band plays at The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, UK.
The Byrds and The Faces play at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
R'n'b/soul vocalist Baby Huey dies aged 26 from a dug-related heart attack in a room in the Roberts Motel on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, USA. During the 1960s, he had pioneered a style which influenced the emergence of hip hop music.
75 years ago
Duke Ellington and The Russ Smith Band provide the live musc on the final evening of the Stage Door Canteen in the Crystal Room at the Hotel Diplomat, New York City, USA.
A new radio station, CHUM, is inaugurated in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. The station will become a Top 40 powerhouse from the late 1950s through to the early 1980s.
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