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Buddy Bolden's Band, while playing at the 25's, a club on the corner of Iberville and Franklin, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, are attacked by an angry crowd of whites and forced to take sanctuary in the house of a friend some way off. This incident takes place during the infamous Robert Charles Riots.
Monchito And His Orchestra are appearing nightly at The Colony Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA, with Dick Cisne's Band and The La Bomba Dancers.
June Christy, backed by a combo led by Vido Musso, is playing at The Tiffany Club, Los Angeles, California, USA.
When jazz vibraphone player Terry Gibbs plays at Birdland, New York City, USA, the show is broadcast by WMGM Radio. Gibbs' band includes trombonist Kai Winding and guitarist Chuck Wayne.
Bill Henderson is playing during a 22-day engagement at The Playboy Key Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Slim Harpo and Lightnin' Slim play at The High Hat Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Kenny Ball's Jazzmen plus Gerry And The Pacemakers play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Paul Anka plays the eighteenth night of three weeks at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
Liverpool-born Frankie Vaughan begins a season at The Talk Of The Town, London, UK.
The Isley Brothers play the fourth of nine nights at The Peppermint Lounge West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Big Three play a lunchtime session at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The Cyril Davies All Stars play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, UK.
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Sam Cooke continues his two-week long engagement at The Copacabana Club, New York City, USA.
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The Soul Agents play at The Cellar Club, Poole, Dorset, UK.
The Undertakers play in The Cavern, Liverpool, UK.
Milt Trenier and Micki Lynn are playing The Scotch Mist, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Beatles manager Brian Epstein throws a party at the Scotch of St James club in London, to celebreate his Star Scene 65 tour. Guests include Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Patti Boyd, Ringo Starr and Maureen Starr, the Everly Brothers, P. J. Proby, Eric Burdon, Jimmy Tarbuck, Mickie Most, Billy J. Kramer and Cilla Black.
Luke And The Apostles play at the newly opened, Boris' Red Gas Room, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
A Guitar, Banjo and Mandolin Society Festival and Rally is held at St Pancras Town Hall, London, UK. Top of the bill is guitar innovator Wout Steenhuis supported by Hugo D'Alton, The Aston Banjo Club, The London Balalaika Ensemble, The Nelson Touch and others. Jimmy Page, guitarist with The Yardbirds, and later to form Led Zeppelin, is in attendance demonstrating classical guitar technique on a trade stand.
Bobby Darin is playing at The Latin Casino, Camden, New Jersey, USA.
Family, New Nadir and Green Ginger play at The Middle Earth, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Moody Blues and Clouds play at The Middle Earth, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Gods play at The Conservative Club, Askrigg, Yorkshire, England, UK, Europe.
Solomon King plays at The Variety Club, Batley, UK, Europe.
Bobby Vee is playing during a week of appearances at The Social Club, Greaseborough, England, UK, Europe.
O.C. Smith plays at The Revolution Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Mandrake Memorial play at The Kinetic Playground [aka The Electric Theater], 4812 North Clark Avenue, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Taste play at The Marquee Club, 90 Wardour Street, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Pegasus.
Albert Collins plays the third of seven nights at The Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Charlie Musselwhite.
Hot Tuna play at The Matrix, San Francisco, California, USA.
Dion plays at Le Hibou, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Little Jimmy Dickens And His Country Boys play at The Cascade Club, Portland, Oregon, USA.
Television play at CBGBs Club, The Bowery, New York City, USA.
Big Star play at The Chance, Poughkeepsie, New York State, USA.
Robin Trower plays at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, with Martin Bell and Nick Henbrey.
The Business play at Oddy's Club, at The Tower, Oldham, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Burial.
Dr. Hook (formerly Dr. Hook And The Medicine Show) play during four nights at Bailey's, Watford, England, UK, Europe.
Lost Loved Ones play at Fat Sam's, Dundee, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Skeletal Family play at The 100 Club, Oxford Street, London, UK, Europe.
Larry Miller plays at The Marquee, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Mad Dog.
The Blood play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Pastels play at The Escape Club, Brighton, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Shop Assistants.
Ray Davies of The Kinks publishes his pseudo-autobiographical book X-Ray, via Viking Publishers in the UK. In the evening, when the book is launched with a press event at Ronnie Scott's Club in London, Davies plays an acoustic set for the assembled media throng.
When Leonard Salati attempts to pass a note to Janet Jackson outside a night club in New York City, USA, an incident ensues. Later in the month, Salati will allege that Jackson's bodyguards assaulted him, and he will lodge a $120m lawsuit against the singer.
Jeff Beck plays the second of two nights at the Iridium Jazz Club, New York City, USA, to mark what would have been the 95th birthday of guitar giant Les Paul. With the help of Brian Setzer, Imelda May and Gary US Bonds, Beck covers a wide selection of the hits of Les Paul And Mary Ford.
One Direction win the Top Tour Award, Radio City Music Hall is top venue under 10,000 seats, and Modest! Management is named Top Manager at The 11th Annual Billboard Touring Conference And Awards at The Edison Ballroom, New York City, USA. For full list of winners see Read More...
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Editors, The Charlatans and Slow Club play a special Christmas charity show at Union Chapel, London, England, UK, to mark charity organisation Save The Children’s 'Christmas Jumper Day'.
Adventure Club play at London Music Hall, London, Ontario, Canada.
Disco pioneer David Mancuso dies aged 72, at his home in Manhattan, New York City, USA. In 1970, he opened The Loft, a members-only private disco dance club based in his own home in New York City, USA. This was often cited as an early indication of the coming disco boom.