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The Eternal Road, with music by Kurt Weill
, closes on Broadway
, New York City, USA, after 153 performances.
Singer and recording artist Lena Martell
is born in Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
with The Paul Sells Orchestra and Chorus, records Nearer My Love To you, Blue Blue Eyes and I'll Never Do A Thing To Hurt You, at Capitol Recording Studio, 5515 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
is playing during a two-week season at The Towne Room, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA, with The Carl Jannette Trio.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town
, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
The first commercially-available Fender Stratocaster
guitars are shipped into stores in the USA by Leo Fender of Fender Sales in Fullerton, Orange County, California, USA.
records Diddley Daddy, She's Fine, She's Mine and the Great Grandfather for Chess Records
, in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Ivory Joe Hunter
plays the third night in a week of shows at the Casino Royal, Washington, DC, USA.
Jazz pianist Barry Harris spends the first of two days recording tracks for his album, At The Jazz Workshop, in San Francisco, California, USA, for Riverside Records
And The Midnighters play the second of fourteen nights at The Roundtable Club, New York City, USA, supported by Dale Hawkins
is in Radio Recorders
studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, working on songs for his next movie, Frankie And Johnny.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
, known as "Israel's Ambassador of Song," is playing during a month of shows at The Hungry i, San Francisco, California, USA.
is born in Alston, Massachusetts, USA. He will become infamous as founder of the outrageous grindcore band Anal C*nt, which apparently set out to shock and offend as many listeners as possible.
play at Schwabinger Brau, Munich, Germany, Europe.
play at Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Jeff Lorber Fusion plays the second of two nights at The Bottom Line
, Greenwich Village
, New York City, USA, supported by The John Abercrombie Quartet.
is born in Liverpool, Merseyside, UK. He will find success after finishing as the runner-up of the eighth series of tv talent show The X Factor in 2011.
Keifer Thompson marries Shawna McIlwain in Nashville, Tennessee
, USA. The couple will go on to find success as country duo Thompson Square
is awarded an honorary degree at Haverford College, Pennsylvania, USA, in recognition of his humanitarian and environmentalist works.
A memorial service for recently deceased popular Afghan singer Nasrat Parsa
is held at Sayed Jamaladen Masjid, Orange County, USA, drawing thousands of grief-sticken fans.
Country music singer and songwriter Wayne Perry
dies of throat cancer, aged 55, in Monroe, Ohio, USA. His songs were recorded by Tim McGraw
, The Backstreet Boys
, Toby Keith and others.
play at The Zodiac, Oxford, UK.
Bob Dylan Way
, a 1.8-mile pathway running from The Depot to the Historic National Guard Armory in Duluth, Minnesota's downtown arts district, is completed.
And The E Street Band play at Hersheypark Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.
play at The Electric Circus, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
play at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.