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Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings play at Brookfield Place Plaza, Manhattan, New York City, USA.
During the Second European leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at Tallinn Song Festival Grounds, Tallinn, Estonia, Europe. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
Bruce Hornsby And The Noisemakers play at The Mayo Performing Arts Center, Morristown, New Jersey, USA.
On their 113-date Concrete and Gold tour, Foo Fighters play the first of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, supported by The Struts.
5 years ago
Elton John plays at Les Nuits de Fourviere, Théâtre Antique de Fourvière, Lyon, France, Europe.
Blues-rock guitarist Johnny Winter dies aged 70 in a hotel room in Zurich, Switzerland, Europe, just days after performing at the Lovely Days Festival in Wiesen, Austria.
5 Seconds Of Summer release their debut album Five Seconds Of Summer, in Japan, Asia.
Phish play at The DTE Energy Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
The Vans Warped Tour 2014, featuring Yellowcard, Air Dubai, Anberlin, Bowling For Soup, Less Than Jake, Antiserum, A Skylit Drive, Bad Rabbits and others, plays at Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Aerosmith play at The Xfinity Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA
Jake Bugg plays at Ibiza Rocks 2014, Ibiza Rocks Hotel, Sant Antoni de Portmany, Spain, Europe.
Old Crow Medicine Show play at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado, USA.
James Taylor plays at Jones Beach Theatre, Jones Beach, New York State, USA.
On The 20/20 Experience World Tour, Justin Timberlake plays at The Times Union Center, Albany, New York State, USA.
Katy Perry plays at The Canadian Tire Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Pat Benatar And Neil Giraldo and Rick Springfield play at The Starlight Theatre, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
On her artRAVE: The ARTPOP Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
Jazz saxophonist Warren Hill plays at The Three Caves, Huntsville, Alabama, USA.
Tori Amos plays at The Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Alice Cooper plays at Gexa Energy Pavilion, Dallas, Texas, USA.
On their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at Castello Scaligero, Villafranca di Verona, Italy, Europe.
It is announced that a newly-discovered species of water mite has been named Litarachna lopezae in honour of singer Jennifer Lopez. The singer has Puerto Rican ancestry, and the water mite was discovered in a coral reef in Mona Passage, near Puerto Rico. Also, the biologists were listening to music by Lopez while writing about their discovery.
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10 years ago
Madonna's imminent concert in Marseilles, France, Europe, is cancelled after a crane collapses killing two workers during preparations for the show.
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Amy Winehouse is granted a divorce from her husband Blake Fielder-Civil by a judge in London.
After breaking down in tears, R'n'B star Ne-Yo abandons his performance at the MEN Arena, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, halfway through.
Limp Bizkit front man Fred Durst announces via Twitter that he has married his long-time girlfriend Ester Nazarov in Las Vegas, Nevada.
When Oasis play at the Benicassim Festival in Spain, Europe, a female fan runs on to the stage, punches and kicks security men and then crawls under the stage. She is taken away before any members of the band are hurt.
Rihanna dines at the Da Silvano restaurant, New York City, USA.
Taylor Swift plays at the Country Thunder Music Festival, Twin Lakes, Wisconsin, USA.
The Dead Weather, a new band including Jack White of the White Stripes, play in a New York City art gallery to launch their new album Horehound.
Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at the Festival des Vielles Charrues, Carhaix, France, Europe.
On her Sticky And Sweet Tour, Madonna plays at the Stadio Friuli, Udine, Italy, Europe.
The four-day long Benicassim Festival begins in Benicassim, Spain. Acts appearing over the course of the event include Oasis, Kings Of Leon, The Killers, Franz Ferdinand, Paul Weller, Glasvegas and The Horrors.
Dave Alvin And The Guilty Women play at The Nanows Center, Fall River, Massachusetts, USA.
25 years ago
Pandemonium by Killing Joke peaks at No28 in the UK Singles Chart.
50 years ago
San Francisco-based rock singer Janis Joplin and the Kosmic Blues Band appear on US tv's Dick Cavett Show.
B.B.King and Love Sculpture play the second of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
Blind Faith play in the The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, supported by Delaney And Bonnie Bramlett.
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The Edgar Broughton Band plays at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Sonny James reaches No1 on the Billboard Country singles chart in the USA with his cover version of the 1959 Johnny Preston hit Running Bear.
75 years ago
The Joe Reichman Orchestra plays at The Hotel Biltmore, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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