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The musical comedy Hodge, Podge And Co plays at Hoyt's Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 81 Perfomances.
Cornet and trombone duo Arthur Pryor and Walter B. Rogers record A Song Of Home, Oh! How Delightful and The Two Brassmen for Victor Records in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Arnold Moore is born in Topeka, Kansas, USA. As vocalist and songwriter Gatemouth Moore, he will record the 1945 US hit I Ain't Mad At You, Pretty Baby.
Milt Franklyn's Band performs A Jazz Wedding, for the first of three nights at the Stanford Theatre Playhouse, Palo Alto, California, USA.
Tommy Christian And His Orchestra are playing during a three-month engagement at The Mounds Country Club, East St. Louis, Illinois, USA, operated by the notorious St. Louis gangster William Patrick 'Bow Wow' McQuillan.
The musical revue Boys And Girls Together, with music by Sammy Fain, is playing at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 191 performances.
Edith Piaf And Her Continental Entertainers play at The Playhouse Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 49 performances.
Lee Freeman of 60s band The Strawberry Alarm Clock, is born in Burbank, California, USA. The band is best-remembered for their psychedelic pop hit single Incence And Peppermints.
The musical comedy, Call Me Madam, with music by Irving Berlin and starring Ethel Merman, is playing at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 644 performances.
The musical revue New Faces Of 1952, is presented at The Royale Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 365 performances. The revue is perhaps best remembered because it features Eartha Kitt making her Broadway debut with the spectacular song, Monotonous, based on real events in her life.
Max Bygraves is appearing in the revue Wonderful Time at The Palladium, London, England, UK, with The Billy Cotton Band, The Bernard Brothers and Joy Nichols.
B.B.King reaches No1 in the Billboard R & B Singles chart in the USA with You Didn't Want Me.
Dave Brubeck becomes the second jazz musician ever to be featured on the cover of Time magazine. The first was Louis Armstrong.
R'n'b keyboardist Bill Doggett plays the last of five nights at the Copa Club, Newport, Kentucky, USA.
Gerry Mulligan's Concert Jazz Band plays at The Rheinhalle, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
Tommy Steele, Teddy Johnson And Pearl Carr, Jimmy James, The Raindrops, Joe Baker And Jack Douglas, Desmond Walter-Ellis, The KIms and Regine And Andre Berny play during a seven-week season at The Coventry Theatre, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
The musical Irma La Douce is presented at The Alvin Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA during a total of 524 Broadway performances.
Bobby Darin records Multiplication, Drown In My Own Tears, The Right Time and My Bonnie for Atco Records in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. The band on the session features Rene Hall [gt], Glen Campbell [gt], Red Callendar [bass], Earl Palmer [drums], Richie Frost [drums], Ray Johnson [piano], Plas Johnson [tenor sax], Nino Tempo [tenor sax] and The Blossoms (Darlene Love, Fanita James, Gloria Jones). Musical arrangements are by Jimmie Haskell.
The Gary McFarland Orchestra records Love From A Heart Of Gold and Grand Old Ivy Part 2, in New York City, USA, for Verve Records. The tracks will appear on the album The Jazz Version Of How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying.
The UK Album Chart for November 8, 1964, is as follows :
2. Moonlight And Roses - Jim Reeves
3. The Rolling Stones - THE Rolling Stones
4. Five Faces Of Manfred Mann - Manfred Mann
5. The Bachelors And 16 Great Songs - THE Bachelors
6. Kinks - The Kinks
7. West Side Story Original Soundtrack
8. In Dreams - Roy Orbison
9. Gentleman Jim - Jim Reeves
10. Wonderful Life Soundtrack - Cliff Richard
The Dave Clark Five play in The Municipal Auditorium, Kansas City, Missouri, USA.
Johnny Cash has a fake mug shot taken in The Receiving And Release Complex at Folsom Prison, Folsom, California, USA. The picture is taken as a joke, but may also have been intended for publicity purposes.
Pop duo Steve Lawrence and Eydie Gorme are starring in the musical Golden Rainbow, at The Shubert Theater in New York City, USA.
Sergio Mendes And Brazil '66 play at The University Of Detroit, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The 5th Dimension play at Leigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA.
Howlin' Wolf plays at The Civic Hall, Guildford, UK.
Led Zeppelin release their untitled fourth album, usually known as ZOSO, Runes or Four Symbols, because of its inner sleeve cover design.
Ivory Joe Hunter dies of lung cancer in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, aged 63.
Dr. Feelgood play at The Kursaal Ballroom, Southend, UK.
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On his Slow Train Coming Tour, Bob Dylan plays the seventh of fourteen nights at the Warfield Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical 42nd Street is presented at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It will subsequently move to the Majestic Theatre and then to The St. James Theatre, before finally closing in 1989, having racked up a total of 3,486 performances.
On her Wild Heart tour, Stevie Nicks plays at The University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, USA.
Breton folk music group Kornog play at the Coffeehouse Extempore, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Ten Years After play at The Cabooze, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Reggae band Third World play at Brixton Academy, London, England, UK, Europe.
Simply Red play at Pacha, Valencia, Spain, Europe.
R.E.M. release a new album, Green, in the USA on Warner Records.
The Beatles' legal battle with EMI Records over royalty payments, which has dragged on for 20 years, is finally settled with the record company agreeing to pay the group many millions of pounds, although the precise amount remains undisclosed.
Roger Johnston, drummer of cult German band The Monks, dies of lung cancer in Bemidji, Minnesota, USA.
Bob Dylan plays at Wings Stadium, Kalamazoo, Michigan.
Ray Davies releases See My Friends, an album of collaborations with Jon Bon Jovi, Mumford And Sons, Metallica, Bruce Springsteen and others, in the UK.
The Financial Times reports that David Bowie is likely to end his 15-year association with EMI Records when their current deal ends in January. Universal and Sony are said to be in talks to sign Bowie.
Bon Iver play at Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, UK.
fun. play at The Bowery Ballroom, New York City, USA.
Children Of Bodom play at Live Club, Trezzo Sull'adda, Italy, Europe.
John Southworth and Devon Sproule play at Beatpol, Munich, Germany, Europe.
During a solo tour to promote awareness and donations for The Trussell Trust charity, which supports a network of foodbanks around the UK, Glenn Tilbrook plays at The City Hall, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, Europe,
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra Plays Miles Davis at The Rose Theater, New York City, USA.