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The Topsey Turvey Burlesquers are appearing at The Standard Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Blind Lemon Jefferson records Match Box Blues in Chicago, Illinois, USA, for Paramount Records.
Legendary composer, musician, songwriter and producer Quincy Jones is born in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Raymond Scott's Orchestra opens for a week at The Stanley Theatre, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Louis Prima plays the fifth night of two weeks at The Click, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Guitar maker Leo Fender pays Race And Olmstead to make him a tool to trim the tabs off Kluson Deluxe tuners, thus making the tuners suitable for use with the new range of Fender solid-bodied guitars.
Lee Lawrence plays the last night in a week of shows at The Empire, Shepherd's Bush, London, UK.
Jazz pianist, composer and arranger Cliff Korman is born in New York City, USA.
Lloyd Price comes to the end of a week-long engagement at The Apollo, Harlem, New York City, USA.
Lloyd Price comes to the end of a week-long engagement at The Apollo, Harlem, New York City, USA.
UK pop weekly the New Musical Express [NME] reports that Pat Boone will be visiting the British Isles in time for Easter.
The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
Jerry Butler performs Find Another Girl on tv show American Bandstand in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Beatles play a lunchtime session at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Jazz pianist Jaki Byard records the album Here's Jaki, in Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
The musical Milk And Honey, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
Helen Shapiro plays at The ABC, Huddersfield, UK.
Thelonious Monk plays at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, UK.
When Cliff Richard appears on UK tv show Sunday Night At The London Palladium, he is presented with an award by UK pop paper NME for being voted Top British Singer.
In Obertauern, Austria, Europe, The Beatles begin filming scenes for their second film, Help! On this day - among other things - they are filmed falling backwards into snow.
Jimi Hendrix walks out of Dutch tv show, Fanclub, when he is asked to mime for the transmission.
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Eddie Floyd, Pigmeat Markham, J.J. Barnes, Pat Lewis, The Holidays, Ruby Andrews and Barbara Mercer play in the Memphis Sounds Show during a lengthy booking at The Riviera Theater, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Tom Jones is playing during a month of live dates at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The rock musical Hair (which includes a scene with a fully nude cast) is presented during a run of 1,997 performances at the Shaftesbury Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe. The cast includes Marsha Hunt, Paul Nicholas, Sonja Kristina and Jimmy Winston.
Free release their debut album, Tons Of Sobs, on Island Records in the UK.
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It is reported in Billboard magazine that Cissy Houston has split from the Sweet Inspirations and will shortly release a medley of He and I Believe as her first solo release on Commonwealth United Records.
The Crazy World Of Arthur Brown plays at Farx, Potter';s Bar, England, UK, Europe, supported by PC Kent.
The Edgar Broughton Band plays at Kingston College Of Technology, Kingston, England, UK, Europe, supported by Quintessence.
Stephen Stills of Buffalo Springfield, Crosby, Stills, Nash And Young and Manassas, marries French singer Veronique Sanson at Stills' home near Guildford, UK. Guests attending the wedding are reported to include Neil Young, David Crosby, Graham Nash, Paul McCartney, George Harrison, Ringo Starr, Roger Daltrey and Pete Townshend Of The Who, and Eric Clapton.
AC/DC play at The City Hall, St. Albans, UK, supported by The Jenny Darren Band.
Metallica play their first gig together at Radio City, Anaheim, California, USA.
Prince's 39-date Controversy tour comes to end with a show at Riverfront Coliseum, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Ras Michael And The Sons Of Negus play at The Ace, Brixton, London, UK
The Violent Femmes begin a month-long tour of Australia and New Zealand, Oceania.
Manowar, supported by Mercyful Fate, come to the end of a British tour with a show at Rock City, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
Alice Cooper plays at The Orpheum, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
When Buddy Guy plays at Slim's, San Francisco, California, USA, he is joined onstage by Carlos Santana for the songs Chains And Things and Sweet Home Chicago. .
Yes play at The Earle A. Chiles Center, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Josh Rouse releases his second LP, Home, on Slow River Records in the USA.
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Jazz trumpeter and music arranger Louis Halmy dies aged 93 in Eugene, Oregon, USA.
The Stereophonics make two in-store appearances at UK Virgin Megastores in one day. First, at 8.00am they play in the Cardiff, Wales, megastore, then they rush to London in time to appear in the Oxford Street megastore at 18.00.
Lindsay Lohan releases a new single, Over, on Universal Music Group in Germany and Italy, Europe.
A Justin Bieber concert in Gary, Indiana, USA, ends in a near riot when dozens of fans attack a group of men wearing Jonas Brothers tee-shirts.
On her Aphrodite World Tour, Kylie Minogue plays at The Galaxie Amneville, Metz, France, Europe.
On their Keep Calm And Play Louder Tour, McFly play at Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone, UK.
Jessie Ware plays the second of two nights at The Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, UK.
Justin Bieber plays at Palacio de Deportes de la Comunidad, Madrid, Spain, Europe.
Karl Denson's Tiny Universe play at The Independent, San Francisco, California, USA.
Within Temptation play at PeCsa Music Hall, Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
Postmodern Juke box play at The O2 Academy, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.