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The four day long Nozstock The Hidden Valley Festival begins in Herefordshire, West Midlands, England, UK, Europe. Over the course of the event, artists appearing will include Sister Sledge, Bill Bailey and Submotion Orchestra.
Nick Cave's solo online streaming performance, Idiot Prayer, filmed in Alexandra Palace, London, England, UK, Europe, is streamed worldwide.
5 years ago
Roosevelt plays at Musik iLejet, Tisvildeleje, Denmark, Europe.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play the first of two nights at Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
On her Revival tour, Selena Gomez plays at Indonesia Convention Exhibition, Jakarta, Indonesia, Asia.
The Cure play at Splendour In The Grass, Byron Bay, Australia, Oceania.
On her Anti World Tour Rihanna plays at The Stade Pierre-Mauroy, Lille, France, Europe.
On their 19-date Rock Paper Scissors tour Sting and Peter Gabriel play at Scotiabank Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
During their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play the first of two nights at The MetLife Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, supported by Lenny Kravitz. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
10 years ago
Judas Priest, Thin Lizzy, Queensryche, Neal Morse, Anathema and Caravan play on the first day of the High Voltage Festival in Victoria Park, London, UK.
On the seventh leg of their 360 Degree Tour, U2 play at The TCF Bank Stadium, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, supported by Interpol.
Soul Asylum play at Sheffield Garden Walk, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Jimmy Buffett plays at Toyota Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
During her Loud Tour, Rihanna plays at The Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Final Frontier World Tour, Iron Maiden play at The Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
Ozzy Osbourne, his tv celebrity wife Sharon and their new dog [also called Ozzy] attend the Design Care Benefit fashion show in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On her Femme Fatale tour, Britney Spears plays at The Veterans Memorial Arena, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays in The Taco Bell Arena, Boise, Idaho, USA.
Rapper Waka Flocka Flame is arrested by NYPD officers on marijuana possession charges in a parking lot outside the Coliseum Mall, Queens, New York City, USA.
Clifford Marshall Van Buren sets a new upside-down drumming world record of 6,300 single stroke beats in ten minutes while suspended upside-down, at the World's Fastest Drummer stage at the 2011 Summer NAMM show in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Multiple Grammy-winning singer Amy Winehouse is found dead at her flat in Camden, London, England, UK. The 2012 song Amy by Green Day will be inspired by Billie Joe Armstrong hearing of Winehouse's death.
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Song lyric writer Fran Landesman dies aged 83, at her home in London, England, UK, Europe. Her songs Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most and Ballad Of The Sad Young Men became jazz standards.
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Song lyric writer Fran Landesman dies aged 83, at her home in London, England, UK, Europe. Her songs Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most and Ballad Of The Sad Young Men became jazz standards.
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50 years ago
The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, play in the Lake Michigan Summer Festival at International Amphitheatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA, to an audience of 80,000.
Alison Maria Krauss is born in Decatur, Illinois, USA. She will find success as country music singer Alison Krauss, working for many years with the band Union Station. Her 2007 album Raising Sand, with Robert Plant, will win five Grammys at the 51st Grammy Awards.
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