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Aspiring young vocalist Frank Sinatra sings with the Harold Arden Band at The Rustic Cabin, Englewood, New Jersey, USA. The venue is a regular gig for Sinatra who also doubles as head waiter.
Joe Houston plays the first night of a week at The Club Oasis, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Fats Domino plays at Club Bolero, Wildwood-by-the- Sea, New Jersey, USA.
Derry And The Seniors play a lunchtime session at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Frankie Avalon plays the final night of a week of shows at Blinstrub's, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Barbra Streisand plays the twenty-first night in a month-long engagement at The Bon Soir Club, New York City, USA.
When Chuck Berry, James Brown, Ben E. King, Sugar Pie DeSanto and others fail to show for a late-night gig at The Flamingo Club, Greenwich Street, Savannah, Georgia, USA, 1200 patrons go on a rampage which effectively destroys the venue. The same set of artists had, earlier in the evening, played a show at the local whites-only club, Bamboo Ranch, in the same town.
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Brook Benton plays the thirteenth night in a month of gigs at Robert's Show Bar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Barbra Streisand plays the tenth of twenty-seven nights at The Caucus Club, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
The Beatles play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Diana Dors, with The Frank Weir Band and vocalist Jean Worthy provide the entertainment in Paul Raymond's new late-night restaurant in London, England, UK, Europe.
Gerry And The Pacemakers play a lunchtime gig at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, UK.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, record the LP Five Live Yardbirds at The Marquee, London, UK.
Elizabeth Cotten plays the first of two nights at Club 47, Harvard Square, Cambridge, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on lead guitar, play at The Crawdaddy Club, Richmond, UK. Brian Jones of The Rolling Stones sits in with the group, because vocalist Keith Relf is ill.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on lead guitar, play at The Crawdaddy, Richmond-On-Thames, UK.
The Soul Agents play at The Mojo R'n' Club, Northgate Youth Centre, Crawley, West Sussex, UK.
The Yardbirds play at The Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, London, UK.
The Alex Harvey Soul Band plus Long John Baldry and the Hoochie Coochie Men play at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK.
Stevie Wonder plays at The Scotch Of St. James club, London, UK. At the show Wonder meets Paul McCartney of The Beatles for the first time.
The Blues Project play the sixth of nine nights at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The Beatles record their 1966 Fan Club Christmas Record - Pantomime : Everywhere It's Christmas – at the home of music publisher Dick James, New Oxford Street, London, UK.
The Gods play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Mabel Greer's Toyshop. The Gods include Greg Lake, later to find greater success with Emerson Lake And Palmer (ELP), and Mabel Greer's Toyshop incudes two future members of Yes, Peter Banks and Chris Squire.
Timebox are playing at Klook's Kleek, in The Railway Hotel, West Hampstead, London, England, UK, Europe.
When The Jimi Hendrix Experience fly to New York City, USA, the whole band is strip-searched for drugs as they go through customs.
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150 police invade The Middle Earth club, a hippy haven in Covent Garden, London, England, UK, Europe. Officers spend five hours searching 750 people and make eleven arrests.
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The Spencer Davis Group plays at The Excel Club, Middlesborough, England, UK, Europe.
The Original Dyaks play at The Witchdoctore, Catford, London, England, UK, Europe.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers play at Klook's Kleek, West Hampstead, London, England, UK, Europe.
Moby Grape play the second of two nights at The Kaleidoscope Club, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Move play at The Middle Earth, Covent Garden, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Cure play the last of three nights at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Cretones play at The Bottom Line, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, supported by Regina Richards And Red Hot.
The Nervebreakers play at Zero's, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
Mongo Santamaria and The Hugh Masekela Band play the fourth of thirteen nights at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
B. Movie and The Kitchen play at Porterhouse, Retford, Nottinghamshire, England, UK, Europe.
The Waterboys play their first concert, at The Batschkapp Club, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
Nirvana play at The Vogue, Seattle, Washington, USA, with Dickless and Knife Dance.
Squeeze play at Club Casino, Hampton Beach, New Hampshire, USA.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Poison The Well play at Club Tundra, Syracuse, New York State, USA.
Saxophone wizard Maceo Parker plays the last of three nights at the Jazz Cafe, Camden Town, London, England, UK.
Heaven 17 play on the opening night of Gold, a new weekly club, in The Hippodrome, London, England, UK.
Leeroy Stagger plays at The 100 Club, London, England, UK.
Delta Spirit play at The Paradise Rock Club, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Biffy Clyro play at The Bataclan, Paris, France, Europe.
Landshapes play at The Deaf Institue, Manchester, UK.
Grave Miasma play at An Club, Athens, Greece, Europe.
Rihanna and Leonardo DiCaprio are spotted kissing during designer Nikki Erwin’s 30th birthday party at The Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jerry Dugger And The Rusty Rainbow play at The Red Lion, 151 Bleecker Street, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.