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The 'musical dream play' Bluebell In Fairyland
is presented at The Vaudeville Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 300 performances.
In a feature headlined "Kentucky farmer invents wireless telephone", the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports on eccentric inventor, Nathan Stubblefield
's recent public demonstration of the transmission of human voices and music by radio in his home town of Murray, Kentucky, USA.
The musical extravaganza The Top o' th' World
is presented at The Majestic Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 156 performances.
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, UK, during a run of 2238 performances.
joins the Fletcher Henderson Orchestra in New York City, USA.
Gospel star Mahalia Jackson
records Just Over The Hill, Shall I Meet You Over Yonder?, Do You Know Him? and other tracks for Apollo Records
in New York City, USA.
The Harry James
Orchestra is playing during four weeks at Cocoanut Grove, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Famed tango pianist, bandleader and composer Carlos Di Sarli
, known as El Senor del Tango, dies in Argentina.
The musical Irma La Douce
is running at The Plymouth Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It runs at The Plymouth for more than a year before transferring to The Alvin Theatre.
records the novelty pop song Top Forty, News, Weather And Sports
in New York City, USA, for MGM Records
. The song will become controversial because it mentions Congolese Prime Minister, Patrice Lumumba
, who will be assassinated soon after release of the record. As a result, records are withdrawn from shops and replaced with a new version with a more acceptable lyric.
On an extensive nationwide promotional tour in support of his novelty single Baby Sittin' Boogie
, Buzz Clifford
visits deejays and other music business contacts in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
arrives in London, England, UK, to promote his upcoming album.
The Treniers are playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara Lounge, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
play at Drury Lane Arts Lab, London, England, UK, Europe.
A round table discussion, moderated by pioneering heart transplant surgeon Dr. Christian Barnard, at Cape Town Medical School, Capetown, South Africa, is recorded and will be released as a 2-LP set by Decca Records
in the UK.
Billy Joe Royal records Don't You Be Ashamed To Call My Name, Don't You Think It's Time, Bed Of Roses, Storybook Children and Just Between You And Me in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
plays at The State University of Oneonta, New York State, USA.
are rehearsing at The Rolling Stones
' rehearsal facility, a disused Victorian warehouse at 47, Bermondsey Street, South London, England, UK. They are working on tracks which will, in due course, evolve into their classic album Dark Side Of The Moon
and The Band play the second of two nights at Montreal Forum, Montreal, Canada.
Ultravox play at The Apollo, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
spend the third of seven days of recording in Reflections Sound Studio, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
To promote his first solo album, Tales Told, Ian Broudie of The Lightning Seeds
plays at The Late Room, Manchester, UK.
For the first time in twenty years, all four members of Abba
are seen together in public when they attend the Swedish-language premiere of the Abba
musical Mamma Mia! at the Cirkus Theatre, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
finds himself dining in the same restaurant as his ex-girlfriend Britney Spears
. Timberlake is dining with girlfriend Jessica Biel at the tiny Yatai Asian Tapas Bar when Britney and her mother arrive. According to onlookers, the pair pointedly avoid talking.
In Los Angeles, California, USA,
Gary Lightbody of Snow Patrol
launches a blog to keep fans informed about the progress of their next album, due for release later in the year..
plays at The Old Rock House, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
attends the first Image Maker Awards hosted by Marie Claire at Chateau Marmont, Los Angeles, California, USA.
I Am Kloot
's songwriter and frontman, John Bramwell, releases his new single, From The Shore.