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, one of Tin Pan Alley's most prolific composers, with well over 400 songs to his credit, is born in New York City, USA.
The musical comedy revue Hands Up, billed as featuring a "stage gorged with pretty girls and elaborate costumes", is playing at The 44th Street Theatre, New York City, USA.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
And His Musical Gems are playing during a month at The Roosevelt Hotel, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
The popular musical Guys And Dolls
is playing at The Shubert Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
star Earl Bostic
records Smoke Gets In Your Eyes and For You, in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Manny Garcia and Vitin Santiago play in the Calypso And Limbo Revue at The Boom Boom Room, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Beach Boys
are featured on the cover of Music Business magazine in the USA. The magazine includes a feature entitled The Beach Boys
Ride The Trends, a reference to how the band has moved on from surf songs to car songs.
plays at Soldier Field, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
, Hank Thompson, Boots Randolph, Del Reeves, Dave Dudley and Roy Druskey play in The Big Country And Western Show at The Arie Crown
Theater, McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Marine Offences Act plugs the legal loophole which had allowed pirate radio stations to flourish in British offshore waters.
play in Commack Arena, Long Island (aka Long Island Arena) , New York State, USA.
comes to the end of recording tracks for the album Foreign Affairs
in Filmways/Heider Recording, Hollywood, California.
's Blizzard Of Ozz play at The Mayfair Ballroom, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
Norman Petty, songwriter/producer best known for his association with Buddy Holly
, dies in Lubbock, Texas, USA, aged 57, of leukemia.
play at The Isle Of Man festival, UK, Europe.
play at The Crosskeys, Peebles, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Roches play an outdoor concert in Portland, Maine, USA.
plays the first of two nights at Chastain Memorial Park Amphitheater, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, supported by Steve Earle
On his Spike tour, Elvis Costello
plays at Lake Compounce Festival Park, Bristol, Connecticut, USA.
plays at Sokol Underground, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
The Saw Doctors
come the end of a tour of the USA at Longs Park Amphitheater, Lancaster, Pennsylvania, USA.
The new Faithless
) single, Feelin' Good
, is launched as a three minute long 'prommercial' which also serves as an advert for the Fiat Punto Evo, on Channel 4 tv in the UK. This is said to be the first time a musical artist has launched a song in this hybrid promotional format.
Karima Francis is interviewed and performs live on BBC1 tv show Breakfast in Salford Quays, Manchester, UK, to promote her recently released second album, The Remedy
Boston play the second of two nights at The Wang Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.