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Ed F. Reynard, Ameta, Irving Jones, Bimm Bomm And Brrr, The Kelcey Sisters and Anna Morris are among the artists appearing every afternoon and evening at The Chutes And Zoo, San Francisco, California, USA.
James C. Kimsey of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, files a patent application for his invention of a new type of binder specifically designed for holding sheet music firmly and securely.
A production of the "musical extravaganza" The Wizard Of Oz by L. Frank Baum with music by Paul Tietjens and A.B. Sloane, plays at The Majestic Theatre, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The Passing Show Of 1915 continues its lengthy run at The Winter Garden, Broadway, New York City, USA. The show is billed as featuring "Enthralling Visions of Girls Divinely Fair".
James P. Johnson, known as the father of stride piano, records Scouting Around and Toddlin', for OKeh Records in New York City, USA.
The Ink Spots record I'll Never Smile Again and Do I Worry, for Decca Records in the USA.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play the fifth night of a week at the Surf Beach Club, Virginia Beach, Virginia, USA.
The George Shearing Quintet begins a two-week engagement at The Blue Note, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Larry Fotine And His Orchestra play the first night of a week of shows at Peony Park, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
Eddie O'Neal's Orchestra is playing at The Empire Room, Palmer House, Chicago, Illinois, USA, with Mata And Hari And Co, Estelle Loring and George Prentice.
Eddie Calvert, aka The Man With The Golden Trumpet, plays at The Theatre Royal, Plymouth, UK.
Elvis Presley plays in the Municipal Auditorium, Orlando, Florida, USA. "He was gone, man, gone," reports Jean Yorhters of the Orlando Sentinel-Star.
The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
Lonnie Donegan, Miki And Griff, Suzie Miller, The Dallas Boys, Gil And Freddie Levedo, The Tiller Girls and Norman Vaughan are appearing in Putting On The Donegan at The Winter Gardens Pavilion, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
Doc Bagby and his combo are playing during a week of shows at The Hurricane Room, Wildwood, New Jersey, USA.
Duane Eddy plays the fifth night of a week at The Beachcomber Bar, Wildwood, New Jersey, USA.
Aretha Franklin plays the nineteenth night in a three week season at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Nino Tempo And April Stevens play the sixth of fourteen nights at Eddy's Bar And Grill, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
Shane Fenton And The Fentones play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, UK, supported by Gerry And The Pacemakers and The Big Three.
Shane Fenton And The Fentones play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, UK, supported by Gerry And The Pacemakers and The Big Three.
Elvin Jones and Jimmy Garrison record Nuttin' Out Jones at Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for Impulse Records.
A Silver Disc is awarded to the single I Won't Forget You by Jim Reeves, in the UK.
How Do You Do It? by Gerry And The Pacemakers enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No9.
Bob Dylan releases a new album, Another Side Of Bob Dylan, in the USA on Columbia Records.
The Beatmakers play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, supported by The Four Runners.
Elvis Presley continues location filming for the movie Paradise Hawaiian Style, in Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
The Righteous Brothers are playing during a month-long engagement at The Sands, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The musical Jacques Brel Is Alive And Well And Living In Paris, is performed at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,847 performances.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
Herbie Mann plays at The Great American Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
Vanessa Amorosi is born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, Oceania. She will find success as a pop-rock singer and songwriter.
Sigue Sigue Sputnik play at The Underground, Croydon, England, UK, Europe, supported by Let's Wreck Mother.
During their first tour of Brazil, South America, Jethro Tull play at Ginasio do Ibirapuera, Sao Paulo.
The Moody Blues play at The Performing Arts Center, Saratoga Springs, New York State, USA.
The Beach Boys play a live show in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
John Denver plays at Deer Creek Music Center, Noblesville, Indiana, USA.
Mark Farner, formerly of Grand Funk Railroad, plays at The Union, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
On their Magic Summer tour, New Kids On The Block play at The Bobby Dodd Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Prince begins a three-week European tour at The Plaza de Toros, Marbella, Spain, set to end on the 28th at Brixton Academy, London, UK.
In the first episode of series 2 of UK tv sitcom Phoenix Nights, the characters Max and Paddy sing Tony Christie's 70s hit single, [Is This The Way To] Amarillo, while driving a group of elderly Asian gentlemen to the mosque. The broadcast prompts public and media interest in the song which is, eventually, re-released and goes to No1.
Matt Sage releases a new album, Strange News From Another Star, in the UK on Gertrude Records.
Ten Years After release a new live album, Roadworks, in the UK on Fast Western Records.
Them Crooked Vultures, a 'supergroup' featuring Queens Of The Stone Age's Josh Homme, Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters and Led Zeppelin's John Paul Jones, play their first live concert, at Metro, Chicago, Illinois, USA, during the Lollapalooza festival weekend.
On their Last Rodeo Tour, country duo Brooks And Dunn sell out at The First Midwest Bank Amphitheatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Standon Calling Festival, a three-day event, comes to an end at Standon, Hertforshire, UK. Acts appearing on the final day include Orquesta Buena Vista Social Club, Efterklang and The Phenomenal Handclap Band.
The three-day-long Lollapalooza Festival comes to an end at Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Acts appearing on this day include Soundgarden, MGMT, Arcade Fire, The National, Erykah Badu and Cypress Hill.
Little Feat play at The Rams Head live, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, supported by Amy Lennard.
Country music singer, songwriter and producer 'Cowboy' Jack Clement dies at his home in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, having suffered from liver cancer. As a producer at Sun Records in the 1950s, Clement worked with Roy Orbison, Jerry Lee Lewis and Johnny Cash. For Cash, Clement produced Ring of Fire and wrote Guess Things Happen That Way. He also discovered Charley Pride, and produced his first twenty albums.
Linkin Park, Thirty Seconds To Mars and AFI begin their Carnivores Tour with a show at Cruzan Amphitheatre, West Palm Beach, Florida, USA.
On their 107-date End Of The Road World Tour, Kiss play at The Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina, USA.