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Billed as "Vaudeville's Most Accomplished Instrumentalist", Musical Dale is among the acts playing at The Columbia Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
The Willie Jones Combo files a contract with Local 208 to begin a residency at The A And B Tavern Bar-B-Q in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Pianist Jones was much admired by Sun Ra
, but never achieved national success.
The popular musical Guys And Dolls
is running at The Shubert Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
with Hal McIntyre's Band plays at The Chase Club, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Pat Flynn is born in Los Angeles, California, USA. He will find success first as guitarist with progressive country band New Grass Revival in 1981, before going on to career as a studio musician, playing on hits by Lee Ann Womack, Kathy Mattea, George Strait
, Conway Twitty
The Kenny Baker Ensemble records Blues In Thirds for Polygon Records
in London, UK.
Eithne Ni Bhraonain is born in Gweedore, County Donegal, Eire, Europe. She will grow up to find fame first as a member of her family band, Clannad
, then as solo artist Enya
Jazz vocalist Frances Faye
plays at The Trade Winds, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Tracey Belland is born in Encino, California, USA. She will find success as Tracey Bryn of UK pop hitmakers Voice Of The Beehive
, The Zombies
, The Shangri-Las
Aken, The Larks, Tommy Roe
, Dee Dee Sharp
, Mel Carter, The Ad Libs, The Velvelettes
, Jimmy Soul
, Mike Clifford, The Ikettes
, The Executives and Don Wayne play in a Dick Clark Caravan
Of Stars at The Melodyland Theatre, Anaheim, Los Angeles, California, USA. The show is hosted by Dick Clark
is performed at The Adephi Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run lasting over five years.
The Young Rascals, Jay And The Americans, Patti LaBelle
And The Bluebelles, The Animals
, Jordan Christopher and Joe Tex
appear on the NBC-tv show Murray The K's Special.
The 'N Betweens play at The Community Centre, Pelsall, England, UK, Europe, with The Gilt Edge. The 'N Betweens will find greater success after a name change to Slade
The Move and The Magic Box play at The Clockwork Orange, Chester, England, UK, Europe.
Third World and Toots And The Maytals play at The Paramount Theatre, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Film score composer Hugo Friedhofer
dies in Los Angeles, California, USA. He won an Oscar for his 1946 score for the film The Best Years Of Our Lives.
, based on the Mark Twain novel The Adventures Of Huckleberry Finn, is playing at the Eugene O'Neill Theater on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1005 performances. Featuring music written by country-pop singer-songwriter Roger Miller
, the play wins seven Tony awards, including Best Score.
On their Hot In The Shade tour, Kiss play at The Hulman Center, Terre Haute, Indiana, USA.
, now slimmed down to a trio, record a new version of Faith at producer Mike Hedges' West Side Studio, London, England, UK, for i-Tunes.
play at The Continental Airlines Arena, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.
wins an Ivor Novello
Award (Best Song Musically and Lyrically) for his song The A Team, at The Grosvenor House Hotel, London, England, UK, Europe.
Architects and Glass Cloud play at The Bottom Of The Hill, San Francisco, California, USA.
And His Band play at The Lincoln Blues Festival, Lincoln, UK.
Reverend James Leg
plays at The Borderline, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Bonnevilles.
play at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York State, USA, supported by Volbeat
On the North American leg of their