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The New Mayfair Dance Orchestra, conducted by G. Scott Wood
, with Brian Lawrence on vocals, records Smooth Sailing, Look Up And Laugh and Love Is Everywhere, in London for HMV Records
Richard Anthony Crispian Francis Prew Hope-Weston is born in Eynsham, Oxfordshire, UK. He will find success as a rock radio deejay after, for some unknown reason, changing his name to Tommy Vance
Larry Fotine And His Orchestra play the first of a week of shows at Steel Pier
, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
records Money, Marbles And Chalk, Hard Working Man, My Little Machine and Chance To Love, in Chicago, IIlinois, USA, for Chess Records
And His Orchestra play during a four-week engagement in Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
The musical Love From Judy
is playing at The Saville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 594 performances. The cast includes Jean Carson (Judy), Linda Gray (Grace), Bill O'Connor (Jervis) and Adelaide Hall (Butterfly) and songs including I Never Dream When I'm Asleep, Dear Daddy Long-Legs, Here We Are and A Touch of Voodoo.
, aka The Man With The Golden Trumpet, plays at The Ritz, Cleethorpes, UK.
plays the first of two nights at The Hines Farm Blues Club, Swanton, Ohio, USA.
The Poni-Tails appear on UK tv pop show Drumbeat.
is playing during a summer season at The Opera House, Blackpool, England, UK, Europe.
Popular singer Jo Ann Campbell
is playing during four weeks of shows as support for comedian Red Skelton
at The Sands Hotel And Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
plays the fourth of eight nights at Freedomland
Amusement Park, The Bronx, New York City, USA.
Music trade publication Billboard
announces the release of a new Ray Charles
album, Have A Smile With Me, on ABC-Paramount Records in the USA.
A live appearance on tv show Lucky Stars (Summer Spin) is taped by The Beatles
at Teddington Studio Centre, Teddington, UK.
Fiddler On The Roof, starring Luther Adler and Dolores Wilson, is running during a lengthy engagement at McVickers Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The first International Gospel Festival, a two-day event, comes to an end at the Municiapal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee
play in the Municipal Auditorium, Birmingham, Alabama, USA.
play a Thank-you Concert at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, supported by Graham Parker
and the Rumour. Phil Lynott, the leader of Thin Lizzy
, plays this concert against advice from doctors.
On their Southern Accents tour, Tom Petty
And The Heartbreakers play at The Omni, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Jazz pianist and bandleader Woolf Phillips dies
aged 84 in Reseda, California, USA.
Associated Press reports that an accountant for Andy Summers
, former guitarist of The Police
, has pleaded guilty to forging the musician's signature on two checks for $25,000, and now faces a possible 30 years in jail.
Love play at The Princess Pavilion, Falmouth, UK.
Beck plays at Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium, Santa Cruz, California, USA.
play at Somerset House, London, England, UK, supported by The Faint.
is awarded an honorary citizenship of Sydney, Australia, by Mayor Clover Moore.
plays the fourth of eighteen record-breaking nights at the 15,000 capacity Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.
D-A-D play at Havnen, Juelsminde, Denmark, Europe.