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Musical comedy The Toreador is presented by Pollard's Opera Company at The Opera House, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania. According to the advertisement in the New Zealand Herald, "If you are an admirer of delightful music, Catchy Airs, Irresistible Funniosities, Exhilarating dances, Lovely dress and splendid ensemble" the show will meet with your approval.
Wearing a dinner jacket and tie, Christopher Stone becomes the first British disc jockey when the first edition of his record review programme is broadcast from Studio 3 at 2LO in London, UK. He will be responsible for introducing some of the greatest American jazz musicians to British radio listeners.
Judy Garland records Got A Pair Of New Shoes for MGM Records in the USA.
Julian Dash records Can't Understand and Blue Velvet for Mercury Records in New York City, USA.
The Hotcha Trio (a harmonica group) release a new 78rpm single, Chattanoogie Shoeshine Boy and Honeysuckle Rose, on Decca-Philips Records in Denmark, Europe.
Guy Mitchell records Silver Moon Upon The Golden Sands, My Shoes Keep Walking Back To You and Sunshine Guitar for Columbia Records in New York City, USA.
The Swinging Blue Genes, later to re-name themselves as The Swinging Blue Jeans, play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Robin Hall and Jimmie MacGregor play at The Two Red Shoes Ballroom, Elgin, Scotland, UK, Europe, supported by The Galliards.
One hit wonder singer Joe Dowell makes an appearance at a fashion show in Gimball's Department Store, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Joe Maphis And Rose Lee Maphis record Whiskey Is The Devil In Liquid Form, Why Do You Weep Dear Willow?, Put Away My Little Shoes and Teardrops Falling In The Snow at Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, California, USA.
Glasgow council in Scotland announces that all boys and men with Beatle-cuts - i.e. haircuts in the the style of The Beatles - will henceforth have to wear bathing caps, because a committee has been told that hair from 'Beatle-cuts' is clogging the pool's filters.
Wayne Fontana And The Mindbenders play at The Red Shoes, Elgin, Scotland.
Stan Kenton And His Orchestra with The Four Freshmen and June Christy play in the Summer Of Stars concert series at The Arie Crown Theatre, McCormick Pace, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Brian Jones of The Rolling Stones writes a personal letter to a fan called Dawn (aka Ziggy) stating, "some people are really fussy about the most ridiculous things. What difference does it make whether you wear shoes or ties, your money is as good as anybody elses."
The Jeff Beck group, with Rod Stewart on vocals, record Spanish Boots, in London, UK.
Martin Lamble, drummer for Fairport Convention, is killed in a car crash in London, England, UK, Europe, along with rock clothes designer Jeanne Franklin. (Jack Bruce's album Songs For A Tailor is dedicated to her memory).
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Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones and Bryan Ferry are among guests at a party thrown by fashion designer Diane Von Furstenberg, in New York City, USA. Other guests include Richard Gere and Andy Warhol.
Ted Nugent, brandishing a pair of handguns with another tucked into his trousers, appears on the cover of Melody Maker in the UK.
On their Flush the Fashion Tour Alice Cooper play at The Sunrise Musical Theater, Sunrise, Florida, USA.
On their Flush The Fashion tour, Alice Cooper play at The Coliseum, Jacksonville, Florida, USA.
Prince begins his 55-date Controversy Tour with a show at The Stanley Theater, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, supported by The Time.
Wearing a dress, Ozzy Osbourne is arrested in San Antonio, Texas, USA, for urinating on the state's most cherished historic building, The Alamo.
Bob Dylan, who is in London, England, UK, to play at Wembley Stadium the next day, is spotted buying clothes in the King's Road, Chelsea.
Sigue Sigue Sputnik play at Goldsmith's College, London, England, UK, Europe.
Madonna exposes her breasts in front of 6,000 people during an AIDS benefit show with Jean Paul Gaultier at the Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also appearing as catwalk models in the show are singer Anthony Kiedis and bassist Flea of The Red Hot Chili Peppers.
A British tabloid newspaper reports that Brian McFadden (of Westlife fame) has persuaded his girlfriend, Delta Goodrem, not to pose in lingerie to advertise her new range of underwear.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays at the Idaho Center Amphitheater lot, Boise, Idaho, with a bill including My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Fall Out Boy, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys, Thrice, Atreyu and Senses Fail.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays at The Gorge Amphitheater lot, Seattle, Washington, USA, with a bill including My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Fall Out Boy, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys, Thrice, Atreyu and Senses Fail.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays at the Invesco Field, Denver, Colorado, USA, with a bill including My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Fall Out Boy, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys, Thrice, Atreyu and Senses Fail.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays in the Hippodrome, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, with a bill including My Chemical Romance, The Offspring, Fall Out Boy, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys, Thrice, Atreyu and Senses Fail.
Famed model Tyson Beckford files a $5m damages lawsuit in Manhattan, New York City, USA, against rapper Sean 'Diddy' Combs, alleging that Combs had used Beckford's image and likeness without his permission to promote a line of clothing after expiry of his contract.
Shaggy releases his seventh album, Clothes Drop, in the USA.
Snoop Dogg plays at the Kandy Vegas Lingerie Party in the Palms Casino Resort, Las Vegas, Nevada.
P Diddy, Katy Perry and Pharrell are among the music stars attending the Costume Institute Gala at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, USA.
Sir Elton John spends the day in St Tropez, France, Europe, with his long-time partner David Furnish. During the day they go shopping at the local Louis Vuitton store.
California clothing company L.A. Triumph files a lawsuit against M adonna in the California Central District court, Los Angeles, California, USA. The company claims that it has been using the name Material Girl for its fashion line since 1997, so Madonna's recently launched line under the same name creates "deception" in the marketplace.
During Paris Fashion Week, Kanye West attends the Vivienne Westwood fashion show in Paris, France, Europe.
While in the Paris, France, Europe, office of Metro magazine, fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, head of Chanel, states that although Adele has a "divine voice", she is "a little too fat". He apologizes shortly after.
On his AmericanaramA tour, Bob Dylan plays at The Lawn at Riverfront Park, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, with Wilco and My Morning Jacket.
Rodney Clawson and Chris Tompkins begin writing a new song, Dirt, at the Big Loud Shirt building in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The song requires three writing sessions to complete, and will provide a hit single for Florida Georgia Line.
On her Mrs. Carter Show World Tour 2014, Beyonce plays the last of six non-consecutive nights at The O2 Arena, London, UK.
One day after the death of fashion designer L'Wren Scott, the girlfriend of Sir Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones, the group cancels the first date of its imminent Australian tour and Sir Mick flies back to New York City.
On her Dressed To Kill Tour, Cher plays at The SAP Center, San Jose, California, USA.
On her Dressed To Kill Tour, Cher plays at Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, California, USA.
On her Little Black Dress tour, Sara Bareilles plays at The Greek Theatre, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Usher concludes his 28-date UR Experience Tour with a gig at The Tampa Bay Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA. At the show, he wears a T-shirt reading 'I can't breathe', which is a reference to the last words of Eric Garner, an unarmed black man killed in July after a white police officer placed him in a chokehold.
The UK premiere of Kinky Boots, the multi award-winning musical, with music and lyrics by pop icon Cyndi Lauper, opens in the West End of London, UK, at The Adelphi Theatre.
Katy Perry, Haim, Marilyn Manson, Mary J. Blige, Johnny Depp, Nicole Richie and Rashida Jones, attend the Stella McCartney 2016 Fall Presentation party in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Fetty Wap plays at the Tuesday Baby Tuesday party to kick off New York Fashion Week at Up + Down, New York City, USA.
Ellie Goulding attends the Burberry Womenswear February 2016 Show at Kensington Gardens, London, England, UK, Europe.
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