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Birmingham, England

A Trad Jazz festival in Birmingham, England, UK, Europe, attracts 15,000 fans.
The Rolling Stones make their second appearance on UK TV show Thank Your Lucky Stars, recorded in Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
The Moody Blues play at McIlroy's, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK.
Manfred Mann, The Spencer Davis Group, The Zombies, The Small Faces, The Moody Blues, Unit 4+2, The Action and others appear at The Party Of The Year, hosted by pirate radio station Radio England, at The Hilton Hotel, London, UK.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience, The Move, Pink Floyd, The Nice, The Outer Limits, Eire Apparent and Amen Corner play at The Dome, Birighton, England, UK, Europe.
Drummer Bill Ward plays his first gig with blues-rock band Mythology at the Globe Hotel in Main Street, Cockermouth, Cumberland, England, UK, Europe. Already in the band is guitarist Tony Iommi. Both men will go on to greater success as founder-members of Black Sabbath.
British psychedelic band The Nocturnes release a new single, Carpet Man (written by Jimmy Webb), in the UK on Columbia Records. The group includes vocalist Eve Eden, who will find greater success as a member of The New Seekers.
John Lodge of The Moody Blues marries his Danish girlfriend Kirsten.
Led Zeppelin play the second of two nights at The Rose Palace, Pasadena, California, USA.
Blind Faith play in The International Amphitheater, Chicago, Illinois, USA. The group includes Eric Clapton on guitar and Steve Winwood on keyboards.
Keef Hartley plays at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, UK, supported by Rare Bird.
Chicago play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Spirit play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
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As vocalist Carl Wayne quits The Move, UK pop weekly the NME reports that the band is planning to recruit new members and change its name to the Electric Light Orchestra.
Led Zeppelin play at The Concertgebouw, Amsterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Led Zeppelin play at The Forum, Inglewood, California, USA.
Led Zeppelin play at Curtis Hickson Hall, Tampa, Florida, USA.
Black Sabbath play at the Njaardhallen, Oslo, Norway, supported by Jonathan Swift.
Black Sabbath, The J. Geils Band and Blue Oyster Cult play at Nassau Coliseum, Uniondale, Long Island, New York State, USA.
Black Sabbath play at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, with Black Oak Arkansas as support.
Tickets for Led Zeppelin's three Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA, shows next month sell out in four hours.
Led Zeppelin release the LP The Song Remains The Same, which is the soundtrack to the concert film of the same name.
Duran Duran play in Oslo, Norway, Europe.
Red Red Wine by UB40 reaches No1 in the UK singles chart.
Duran Duran's Sing Blue Silver tour plays at the P.N.E. Coliseum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Duran Duran's Sing Blue Silver tour plays in Hampton,Virginia, USA.
Level 42 play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
On their Slippery When Wet tour, Bon Jovi play at The Civic Centre, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The headline band for this show is Judas Priest.
Steve Winwood plays in Osaka, Japan, Asia.
During the Big Electric Theater Tour, Duran Duran play at Keil Opera House, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
UB40 play at Blaisdell Arena, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.
Robert Plant plays at The Jahrhunderthalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
On their Magic Summer Tour, New Kids On The Block play the second of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK.
Ozzy Osbourne is cleared in an Atlanta, Georgia, USA, court of "culpably exciting" a young fan to shoot himself by listening to Ozzy's 1986 song Suicide Solution.
During a 22-date tour in support of her album Square The Circle, Joan Armatrading plays at The Dome, Brighton, England, UK, Europe.
Ozzy Osbourne is rehearsing at 3rd Encore, Los Angeles, California, USA, for his upcoming Ozzmosis tour.
Taking Back Sunday, My Chemical Romance and Communique play at The O2 Academy, Birmingham, UK.
Bob Dylan plays at the National Indoor Arena, Birmingham, UK.
Lau play at The Red Lion Folk Club, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Steve Winwood plays at Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, UK.
On their On The Road Again tour, One Direction play the second of three nights at Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, England, UK, supported by Jamie Lawson and Augustana.
On their Paper Gods tour, Duran Duran play at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
On their Get Weird tour, Little Mix play at Genting Arena (NEC), Birmingham, England, UK.
Jeff Lynne's Electric Light Orchestra (ELO) plays at The Capital FM Arena, Nottingham, England, UK.
Anaal Nathrakh play at Simplon, Groningen, Netherlands, Europe.
Ed Sheeran plays the second of two nights at The Barclaycard Arena, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Steve Adey releases his third studio LP, Do Me A Kindness, on Grand Harmonium Records.
On their 40th Anniversary Tour, 70s punk band Penetration play at The O2 Academy 3, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
On his No More Tours II tour, Ozzy Osbourne plays at The Tons Of Rock festival, Halden, Norway, Europe.
Spencer Davis, who as co-founder of the Spencer Davis Group topped the UK charts twice in the mid-60s, dies aged 81 while being treated for pneumonia in hospital in California, USA.