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Copyright is registered in the USA for the ragtime piano
by Scott Joplin
the young composer Arthur Marshall.
Musical comedy The Toreador
is presented at The Gaiety Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a run of 675 performances.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
Vocalist Kay Starr
is born in Dougherty, Oklahoma, USA. Her biggest hit will be the Rock And Roll Waltz in the late 50's.
's Tympany Five plays during ten nights of shows at The Say-When, San Francisco, California, USA.
And His Rainbow Ranch Boys are playing during a two-week engagement at The Astor Roof, Hotel Astor, New York City, USA.
's funeral is held at St.Raymond's Cemetery, The Bronx, New York City, USA.
The musical Irma La Douce
is running at The Plymouth Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA. It runs at The Plymouth for more than a year before transferring to The Alvin Theatre.
Singing cowboy Rex Allen is performing at the Days Of 47 Rodeo, Salt Lake City, USA.
Jim Martin, guitarist of Faith No More
, is born in Oakland, California, USA.
Karen Lynn Greening is born in Belleville, Ontario, Canada. She will find success as rock and jazz vocalist Lee Aaron
Jazz organist Shirley Scott
records Downtown, Can't Get Over The Bossa Nova, Hanky Panky and other tracks in New York City, USA, for Impulse Records
. The tracks will appear on the LP Latin Shadows, arranged and conducted by Gary McFarland
is playing during a lengthy engagement at The Sahara, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA.
records Grand Central Station, Waiting For A Train, Let Me Call You Sweetheart, Casey Jones, John Henry
and other tracks at Ardent Studios, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
, bassist of The Rolling Stones
, purchases Gedding Hall, complete with a 30-foot moat, bridge, and tower, near Bury St. Edmunds in Suffolk, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Oakdale Music Theatre, Wallingford, Connecticut, USA.
play at The Aquarius Theatre, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Icicle Works
play an acoustic set at Beatle City, Liverpool, UK, England, Europe, to mark the opening of a Contemporary Bands Exhibition.
When The Golden Palominos play at The Bataclan
, Paris, France, Europe, their membership includes Michael Stipe, moonlighting from R.E.M.
plays at The Tower Theatre, Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, USA.
On her Farewell Tour
, Tina Turner
plays the first of two nights at Gateshead International Stadium, Gateshead, England, UK.
, keyboard player with The McCoys, dies in Gainesville, Florida, USA, aged 47. For the last few years of his life, he was basically living on the streets
, derelict, alcoholic, but still occasionally playing piano in local bars.
plays in The McCoy Stadium, Pawtucket, Rhode Island, USA.
On his Battle Studies
World Tour, John Mayer
plays the first of two nights at The Nikon at Jones Beach Theatre, Wantagh, New York State, USA.
The Coeur d’Alene Casino in Worley, Idaho, USA, announces that it is cancelling Ted Nugent’s appearance
scheduled for August 4. They state that the cancellation has come about because the casino has recently been made aware of, "Nugent’s history of racist and hate-filled remarks".
Jaws Of Love play their first headline gig at The Masonic Lodge, Hollywood Forever Cemetary, Los Angeles, California, USA. (Jaws Of Love is a solo project of Kelcey Ayer of Local Natives)
play at Musik i Lejet, Tisvilde, Denmark, Europe.