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Musical comedy The Belle Of Broadway is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of seventeen performances.
The Royal Italian Band is playing at The Odeon Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Bumble Bee Slim [Amos Easton] records Greasy Greens, I'm Waitin' On You, B And O Blues and Queen Bee Blues for Vocalion Records in New York City, USA.
Al Bowlly, accompanied by Ray Noble and his Orchestra, records Three Wishes, Let Me Give Happiness To You and other tracks, for HMV in London.
Albert Gale And His Orchestra record Since My Best Gal Turned Me Down and Horses And Numbers in Hot Springs, Arkansas, USA, for Vocalion Records.
Woody Herman And His Orchestra begin a four-week residency at The Hotel Sherman, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Eddie Duchin And His Orchestra play the ninth night of a season at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, USA, that will run until May 10th.
Hank Williams releases a new single Just Waitin', under the pseudonym of Luke The Drifter, on MGM Records, in the USA.
Sam Cooke plays at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
The Echoes perform Baby Blue on tv show American Bandstand in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Helen Shapiro plays at The Apollo, Ardwick, UK.
Tony Bennett records Caravan, Indian Summer and other tracks for Columbia Records in New York City, USA.
The Carroll Brothers release a new single, Bo Diddley, on Cameo Records in the USA.
Johnny Winter makes an early appearance on record when he releases the single Voodoo Twist on Frolic Records in the USA.
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.
Dave Dee, Dozy, Beaky, Mick And Tich play during a week in cabaret at Tito's, Cardiff, Wales, UK, Europe.
Blood Sweat And Tears, John Handy and Son House play the second of three nights at The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Pink Floyd and Junior's Eyes play at The Middle Earth Club, London, England, UK, Europe. On the same day, Pink Floyd also play at The Crawdaddy Club, Hampton Court, London.
Clara Ward And The Ward Singers play the second of two nights of benefit shows for The Shrine Crippled Children's Hospital, at The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Linda Keith, girlfriend of Brian Jones of The Rolling Stones, collapses in her apartment in Belgravia, London, England, UK, Europe.
Terry Reid's Fantasia play at The Starlight Ballroom, Boston, England, UK, Europe.
The Gods play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Fugs play at Alumnae Hall Pembroke College, Rhode Island, USA.
Eddie And The Hot Rods, Squeeze and Radio Stars play the first of two nights at The Lyceum, London, England, UK, Europe.
George Harrison's band arrives at his Friar Park, London, England, UK, Europe, home to begin rehearsals for upcoming recording sessions.
George Harrison and his wife Olivia spend the first of three nights at The Metropole and Warwick NEC Hotel, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Carmel plays at The Polytechnic, Brighton, England, UK, Europe.
The Cure are rehearsing at Ferro Carril Oeste football stadium, Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America, for a concert the following day.
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Deborah Harry (aka Blondie) plays the second of two nights at The Enmore Theatre, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania.
Celine Dion plays at Ceasar's Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Mercury Rev play at the Rockefeller Music hall, Oslo, Norway, Europe.
It is revealed that Billy Joel has checked into a rehabilitation centre "for treatment of alcohol abuse." This is his second spell in rehab.
The Decemberists play at The WOW Hall, Eugene, Oregon, USA.
Razorlight play at Glasgow Academy, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Nightwish play the first of two nights at Shibuya AX, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Rapper Shyne has the profits from his album Godfather : Buried Alive frozen, under the terms of New York State’s so-called 'Son Of Sam' law which forbids convicted offenders from profiting from crimes which they have committed.
Phil Collins anounces that he has separated from his third wife, Orianne Cevey. In due course he will pay her as £25m divorce settlement.
Sweet Billy Pilgrim release their second album, Twice Born Men.
When Kings of Leon play in Brisbane Entertainment Centre, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania, audience member Nathan Stephens proposes to his girlfriend Jessica Halls during her favourite song, Milk. She accepts. The band notices fans cheering the romantic gesture and sends the couple a pair of drumsticks.
The Drive-By Truckers release their tenth album, The Big To-Do, in the USA on Ato Records.
Billy Talent play at The Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Elton John plays at Madison Sq. Garden, New York City, USA, for the 61st time.
Ronnie Earl And The Broadcasters play at The Bull Run Restaurant, Shirley, Massachusetts, USA.
Justin Bieber plays at Palau Sant Jordi, Barcelona, Spain, Europe.
On her Bangerz Tour, Miley Cyrus plays at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
NRVS LVRS release their debut LP, The Golden West on Hz Castle Records in the UK.
Songwriter Don Robertson dies aged 92 in Lake Sherwood, California, USA. His most memorable compositions include Born To Be With You, I Really Don't Want To Know and Please Help Me, I'm Falling.
The Pop Group play at Rough Trade, Brooklyn, New York City, USA, supported by Pampers.
Kim Wilde releases a new album, Here Come The Aliens, on Wildeflower Records.
Dick Dale, known as The King Of Surf Guitar, dies aged 81. Dale, who is said to have influenced The Beach Boys, Jimi Hendrix and Eddie Van Halen, had recently been in treatment for cancer, from which he had twice previously recovered.