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The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
The Rolling Stones, Georgie Fame and Long John Baldry are recorded by the BBC in London, for one of the UK's first stereophonic radio broadcasts, entitled Blues In Rhythym.
Prince Buster appears on UK weekly pop show Ready, Steady, Go!, recorded live in London, UK.
The Manish Boys, not yet including vocalist David Bowie, play at the British Legion Hall and Club's Live Show and Beat Dance, Coleford, UK.
UK newspaper The Daily Telegraph suggests that hiring a disc jockey might be the best way to make your party swing. At less than
Tom Shipley plays at The Village Corner Club, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. He will go on to greater success as one half of Brewer And Shipley.
The Beatles' single Twist And Shout is released in Argentina, South America, on Odeon Pops Records.
The Beatles single Can't Buy Me Love / You Can't Do That is released in Canada on Capitol Records.
Elvis Presley continues with the shooting of location scenes for his latest movie, Roustabout, at locations in and around Los Angeles, California, USA.
Elizabeth Cotten plays the first of two nights at Club 47, Harvard Square, Cambridge, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Manfred Mann record Ain't That Love at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, UK.
Bob Dylan is photographed by Bob Russell for Life Magazine in New York City, USA.
The Clark Terry Sextet records Rockin' In Rhythm, In A Mist, Return To Swahili, Ellington Rides Again, Don't Get Around Much Anymore, Perdido, I'm Beginning To See The Light, Impulsive, Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me, Jazz Conversations, High Towers and Hammer-Head Waltz for Impulse! Records in Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
Closing scenes for The Beatles' movie A Hard Day's Night, are filmed by helicopter at Gatwick Airport, Gatwick, UK.
The Spidermen play at The Iron Door Club, Liverpool, UK, supported by The Excheckers and Sonny Webb And The Cascades.
Screaming Lord Sutch plays at Leo's Cavern, Windsor, UK.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, record the LP Five Live Yardbirds at The Marquee, London, UK.
Sounds Incorporated release a new single, Detroit, in the UK on Columbia Records.
Cliff Richard is filming interior scenes for his latest movie, Wonderful Life, at Elstree Studios, London, UK.
Kenny Ball's Jazzmen play at Fairfield Halls, Croydon, UK.
The Marquee Club re-opens in Wardour St, Soho, London, UK, with a gig headlined by Sonny Boy Williamson II. Also on the bill are The Yardbirds (including Eric Clapton] and Long John Baldry And The Hoochie Coochie Men.
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African singer Miriam Makeba plays at Symphony Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Mary Wells releases a new single, My Guy, on Motown Records in the USA.The track is written and produced by Smokey Robinson of The Miracles.