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'The always popular singinging soubrette' Mabel Hudson is among the entertainers at The Olympia Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA, along with 'The eminent barytone' Lester Reeves.
And His Musical Gems are playing during two weeks at The Claridge Hotel, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
US teen idol Fabian
begins filming for his first movie, Hound Dog Man, in Hollywood, California, USA.
Pop idol Tommy Sands
is appearing in Remains To Be Seen at The Tenthouse Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Country duo Reno And Smiley play at The Cavalier Theater, Waynesboro, Virginia, USA.
plays the second night in a month of gigs at Robert's Show Bar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
plays the sixth of eight nights at Freedomland
Amusement Park, The Bronx, New York City, USA.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
The Rascals play in Orlando, Florida, USA.
Queen release their eponymous debut album in the UK.
is playing during a week at The Clayton Club, Sacramento, California, USA.
Phil Lynott is working at home in Richmond, London, England, UK, Europe, with Vivian Campbell of Dio, on tracks for a new album.
The Fuzztones play at The Clarendon, Hammersmith, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Tall Boys, The Babysitters and The Primevals.
During the Nice
Jazz Festival, B.B.King, Joe Williams And The Count Basie
Orchestra, Panama Francis and The Savoy Sultans perform for the first of two nights in La Grand Parade Du Jazz, Cimiez, Nice, France, Europe.
are presented with gold and platinum disc awards for their album Perfect Strangers, in Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
plays at the John Labatt Centre, London, Ontario, Canada.
, Doves, The Bees, The Subways and The Redwalls play at the City Of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, England, UK.
Sting spends some time on the beach in Ischia, Italy, Europe, while on holiday.
It is revealed that, after an eighteen-month battle, pictures of Paul McCartney
have been removed from the walls of MacDonalds, Sefton Street, Liverpool, England, UK. McCartney, well-known to be a vegetarian, objected to his image being used as if to endorse the eating of meat products.
The Avett Brothers play at Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Morrison, Colorado, USA, supported by Shovels And Rope.
It is reported that entertainer and pop hitmaker Rolf Harris has been given the job of creating a mural
in Stafford Jail, Stafford, England, UK, where he is serving a sentence for indecently assaulting young girls. The job has angered other prisoners who feel Harris is receiving 'special treatment'.
(former frontman of The Thomspon Twins) releases his first solo LP, Science Fiction.
During the Second European leg of their Not In This Lieftime
tour, Guns N'Roses
play at Otkritie Arena, Moscow, Russia, Europe. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses
line-up members Axl Rose, Slash
and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.