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The Blondinette Melodists perform live for the second of three nights at St. George's Hall, Langham Place, London, England.
Musical comedy The Toreador is presented at The Gaiety Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 675 performances.
The musical comedy Foxy Grandpa, based on a popular newspaper cartoon strip, is playing at Haverley's 14th Street Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 125 performances.
Banjo virtuoso Fred Stuber, vocalists The Melani Trio and dancer Papinta are among the entertainments on offer at The Orpheum, San Francisco, California, USA.
Chu Chin Chow, billed as 'A Musical Tale of the East in Fourteen Scenes - Company of 300' is playing at His Majesty's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 2238 performances.
The musical Somebody's Sweetheart is presented at The Central Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 224 performances.
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra, using the pseudonym of Joe Turner and his Memphis Men record Freeze And Melt, I Must Have That Man and Mississippi Moan for Columbia Records in New York City, USA.
Leo Reisman And His Orchestra perform songs including This Year's Kisses, The Night Is Young, Jubilee, Begin The Beguine (written by Cole Porter), April in Paris and If My Heart Could Only Talk on radio programme The Schaefer Beer Nine O'clock Revue in the USA.
British music newspaper the Melody Maker reports that Jig's Club in Wardour Street, Soho, LOndon, England, UK, Europe, has recently been closed down, following a recent police raid on the premises. It is also reported that the club's resident band, The Cyril Blake Band, is now installed at The Bag O' Nails club.
Lou Preager and his 12-piece band begins a year-long Saturday night contract at Hammersmith Palais, Hammersmith, London, England, UK, Europe.
Eric Delaney, drummer with The Bert Ambrose Octet, is in Redhill Hospital, Edgeware, Middlesex, UK, recovering from pneumonia which he contracted while on tour with the band.
Doris Day is a guest on the Bob Hope Show on the NBC radio network in the USA.
The George Shearing Quintet records When Your Lover Has Gone, As Long As There's Music and Tenderly, for MGM Records in New York City, USA.
Petula Clark, Ronnie Carroll, Bob Miller And The Millermen, The John Barry Seven, The Barry Sisters, The Kingpins, Vince Eager, Roy Young, Sylvia Sands and Adam Faith appear on BBC tv show Drumbeat in the UK.
RCA Victor becomes the first company to issue all pop singles simultaneously in mono and stereo.
Patsy Montana is playing during a four-week stretch at Harrah's Club, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA.
Mafia boss Carlos Marcello is extradited from New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, to Guatemala, South America, as an illegal immigrant. His family-owned Jefferson Music Company dominated the juke box, slot machine and pinball trade in the New Orleans area. Marcello is known to have used his Mafia contacts to try to persuade Frank Sinatra to use his friendship with the Kennedy family to negate the deportation order. He is also known to have close ties with the Ku Klux Klan.
Location filming for the next Elvis Presley film, Blue Hawaii, continues in Hawaii, USA.
The Famous Davis Sisters record Near The End Of Time, Leaving All To Follow Jesus, I Want You To Move, There's A God Somewhere, Lord Here I Am and The Memories Still Linger, for Savoy Records in New York City, USA.
Driving home at the end of a day of Filming in Twickenham, near London, England, UK, John Lennon and Paul McCartney of The Beatles write Help!, which will become the title track of their next film.
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Big Brother And The Holding Company play the first of two nights at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
Canadian band The Paupers play the second of three nights at newly-opened rock venue, The Kinetic Playground, 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The single Honey by Bobby Goldsboro is awarded a Gold Disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
The Yardbirds are in Columbia Studios, New York City, USA, working on the songs Spanish Blood and Knowing That I'm Losing You.
The James Cotton Band plays the first of three nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
United States President Jimmy Carter presents Minnie Riperton with the American Cancer Society's Courage Award, for her outstanding achievements in promoting awareness of how women can face up to life after breast cancer.
Patti Smith plays at The Rainbow, Theatre, Finsbury Park, London, UK, supported by Tapper Zukie and The Subway Sect.
Sugar Babies - The Burlesque Musical, starring Ann Miller and Mickey Rooney, is presented at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1208 performances.
The Police play at Palasport, Turin, Italy, Europe, supported by The Cramps.
Genesis play at The Odeon, Birmingham, UK.
Brenda Lee plays at The Guildhall, Portsmouth, England, UK, Europe.
Yeah Yeah Noh play at The Attic, Manor House, London, England, UK, Europe.
On their Slippery When Wet tour, Bon Jovi play the first of two nights at The Spectrum, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The BBC's first radio station in Wiltshire begins broadcasting under the name BBC Wiltshire Sound. The first record played is We've Only Just Begun by The Carpenters.
A live concert by Gil Scott-Heron is broadcast by BBC Radio 1 in London, England, UK.
While on probation, Wilson Pickett is arrested for cocaine possession.
Fischerspooner release their third album, Odyssey, in the UK.
Garbage play at Fritz Radio, Potsdam, Germany, Europe.
On her Original Sinsuality Tour Tori Amos plays at Symphony Hall, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
When Arctic Monkeys play at Studio Coast Shinkiba, Tokyo, Japan, Asia, they meet a gentleman in their dressing room called Brian whose unusual personality inspires the group to write the song Brianstorm.
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Jason Mraz plays the first of two nights at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, supported by Priscilla Ahn.
Morning Musume play at Phoenix Hall, Fukui, Japan, Asias.
Robyn releases a new single, Call Your Girlfriend, on Konichiwa Records in Norway and Sweden, Europe.
Chuck Ragan And The Camaraderie, supported by The White Buffalo play at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
On their Mechanical Bull tour, Kings Of Leon play at The Credit Union Centre, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Catfish And The Bottlemen play a sold-out gig at The O2 Academy, Sheffield, UK.