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The Chinese Musical Comedy San Toy is presented at Daly's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA.
The Chinese musical comedy San Toy
is presented at Daly's Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA.
And The Shadows
fly out from Heathrow Airport, London, England, UK, Europe, to begin a tour of South Africa, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore and Malaya.
, Al Saxon
, The Viscounts, The Lana Sisters, Jackie Lynton And The Teenbeats, The Betty Smith Quintet, Tommy Sanderson And The Sandmen and The Alex Welsh Band are the guests on BBC Light Programme radio show Saturday Club.
release a new album, The Beatles Vol 2, on Odeon Records in Japan, Asia. It is, in effect, With The Beatles
, with a different name and cover.
Weather Report play at the Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan.
When The 101ers
with lead vocalist Joe Strummer
, play at the Golden Lion, Fulham, London, UK, rock manager Bernie Rhodes gives Strummer 48 hours to decide whether or not to join a new band he is forming. The band will find success as The Clash
Eleven Lebanese Fatah fighters land on a beach in northern Israel and hijack two buses full of passengers on the Haifa - Tel-Aviv road, shooting at passing vehicles in what will become known as the Coastal Road massacre
. They kill 37 and wound 76 Israelis before being killed in a firefight with Israeli forces. In retaliation, Israel will invade Lebanon three days later. The 1984 Human League
song, The Lebanon
, will be inspired by the many years of ongoing violence in the region.
play at Kyoto Kaikan, Kyoto, Japan, Asia.
Previously available only in Japan, Asia, compact discs and compact disc players are put on sale to the public in the USA and other markets.
Following their arrest the previous night in Tokyo, Japan, Asia, Nikki Sixx of Motley Crue
and manager Doc McGhee are freed at 5am after their Japanese promoter Mr Udo convinces the miscreants to sign an apology. The pair had been arrested for violent and abusive behaviour aboard the Osaka to Tokyo Bullet Train.
plays at University of Nueva Caceres in Naga City, The Philippines, Asia.
begin a tour of Japan, Asia, during which vocalist Danny gets pneumonia.
French electronic music maestro Jean Michel Jarre lights up The Forbidden City, Beijing, China, Asia, with a spectacular sound and light show seen by 15,000 people, marking the start of The Year Of France in China.
Rob Thomas plays at Shibuya Club Quattro, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
It is announced that Michael Jackson
has been called up for Jury Service in California, but that he will almost certainly be excused as he is now resident in Bahrain.
Soul II Soul play as part of the F1 Corniche Beats On The Beach Concerts series on Corniche Beach, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Africa.
The movie Burlesque
and Christina Aguilera
opens in Bahrain, Germany, Kuwait, Lebanon, Oman, Qatar, Switzerland (German-speaking region), Thailand and the United Arab Emirates.
North Vietnamese police arrest and jail songwriter Hoang Nhat Thong
at No.4 Phan Dang Luu prison in Ho Chi Minh City, North Vietnam, Asia. For having written a song criticising his government, he is charged with conducting anti-state propaganda
under Article 88 of Viet Nam's Criminal Code and could face a jail sentence of up to two decades.
Jeff Lynne releases his second solo LP, Long Wave
, in Japan, Asia.
Gov't Mule play at Billboard
Live, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
HIM, Explosions In The Sky and Scream Maker are among the acts performing on the first day of The Strawberry Music Festival
, Shanghai, China, Asia.
play the first of two nights at Tokyo Dome, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
play at Saitama Super Arena, Saitama, Japan, Asia.
Australian singer-songwriter Sia
releases her sixth album, 1000 Forms Of Fear, in the USA.
German pianist/composer Hauschka records a live improvised LP, 2.11.2014, in Artegio, a remote museum on the island of Kyushu, Japan, Asia. The two pieces of music will be released during 2015 on City Slang Records in the UK.
On their Apink Pink Memory North American Tour, Apink
play at The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
Battles, Beach House, Big Scary, CHVRCHES, East India Youth,
, Hermitude, Hudson Mohawke, METZ, Purity Ring
, Shamir, The 1975
, The Internet, Thundercat and Violent Soho play at The Laneway Festival
, Garden By The Bay, Singapore, Asia.
On their Live On Earth 2016 World Tour B.A.P.
play at Mitsubishi Electric Halle, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
During the Asia / Oceania
leg of their Not In This Lieftime
tour, Guns N'Roses
play at Queensland Sport And Athletics Centre, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania
, supported by Rose Tattoo. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses
line-up members Axl Rose, Slash
and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.