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Vocalist Jacotte Perrier, accompanied by The Quintette of the Hot Club of France, featuring violinist Stephane Grappelli and guitarist Django Reinhardt, records Les Salades De L'oncle Francois and Ric Et Pussy, in Paris, France, Europe.
The Three Deuces Club, a popular jazz venue, burns down in Chicago, Illinois, USA. The club was a speakeasy located at 222 North State Street. Its name was inspired by a well known mob-run brothel at 2222 South Wabash Avenue, known as The Four Deuces.
Jazz clarinettist, bandleader and recording artist Johnny Dodds, currently in residency at the 9570 Club, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, sends a postcard to his friend William Russell, explaining that he is to have his teeth removed, which will require him to take a break from performing.
The Three Peppers play the second night of two weeks at Marty Bohn's Nut Club in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Belle Barth is playing at The Roundtable, New York City, USA.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Brook Benton plays the nineteenth night in a month of gigs at Robert's Show Bar, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Beatles play at The Casbah, West Derby, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
The John Coltrane Group plays at The Village Vanguard, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The first British rhythm and blues album, R'n'B From The Marquee by Alexis Korner's Blues Incorporated, is recorded, not in The Marquee as it name suggests, but in Decca Records' West Hampstead Studios, London, UK.
The Isley Brothers play the fourth of nine nights at The Peppermint Lounge West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
A new teenage club, The Twisted Wheel, opens at 26 Brazennose Street, Manchester, England, UK, Europe. Artists appearing on this first night are The Karl Denver Trio and Dean West And The Hellions. Specialising mostly in soul music, it will feature live performances by Junior Walker, Edwin Starr, Oscar Toney Jr., Marv Johnson, Mary Wells, Ike and Tina Turner, Johnny Johnson And The Bandwagon and Inez And Charlie Foxx.
The Swinging Blue Genes [later to find success as The Swinging Blue Jeans] and The Merseybeats play at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
DJ Bongo Van Dort plays at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, Eengland, UK, Europe.
Mel Torme With Shorty Rogers' Orchestra records Lullaby Of Bird land, New York, New York, There's A Broken Heart For Every Light On Broadway and The Brooklyn Bridge for Atlantic Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Brook Benton continues with his two week engagement at Basin Street West, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, play at The Star, Croydon, England, UK, Europe.
The New Stan Getz Quartet with Astrud Gilberto plays during a month of dates at The Caf
Jazz pianist Thelonious Monk plays at the It Club, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Cilla Black plays the second night of a week at La Dolce Vita, Newcastle, UK.
The Moody Blues play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, supported by the Mark Leeman Five.
Herbie Goins And The Nightimers play at The Birdcage club, Portsmouth, England, UK, Europe.
The Blues Project play at The Café Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band plays the fifth of thirteen nights at Doug Weston's Troubadour Club, Santa Monica Boulevard, Los Angeles, California, USA. Also on the bill is The Sunshine Company.
Skip Bifferty and The Klubs play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Hopscotch, supported by Transition, play at The Cobweb, Hastings, Sussex, England, UK, Europe.
The Byrds play the last of four nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Blues Image.
Billy Fury appears at The Fiesta, Stockton, England, UK, Europe.
Mandrake play at Eel Pie Island, Twickenham, London, UK, supported by Hawkwind Zoo.
Dave Kelly plays at he 100 Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Golden Earring play the last of three nights at The Trolley Club, Seattle, Washington, USA.
Sammy Davis Jr opens the New Coconut Grove club in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Regina Richards And Red Hot play at The Hot Club, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, supported by The Drongos.
Caprice play at The Underground Club, Croydon, London, England, UK, Europe, with Reiko.
English Dogs play at Adam And Eve's, Corn Exchange, Leeds, England, UK, Europe, supported by D.O.S.
'Atomic skiffle' performer Floyd plays at The Archway Tavern, London, England, UK, Europe.
Pendragon play at LT's Club, Scarborough, England, UK, Europe.
The Bomb Party play at The Demelza's, Penzance, Cornwall, England, UK, Europe.
Piledriver play at The Electric Grape, Hastings, England, UK, Europe.
The Jan Garbarek Quartet plays at The Trades Club, Leeds, UK.
Bobby Liebling, the frontman of heavy metal band Pentagram, is hospitalized after failing to perform at the band's show at the Black Cat club in Washington DC, USA. One fan who attended the show later reported "apparently Bobby locked himself in a backstage bathroom, did whatever damage to himself he did, collapsed, revived and wanted to get on stage, got on stage with some help and by crawling, collapsed again, convulsed, was carried off stage, loaded into an ambulance and sent to the hospital."
It is reported that Britney Spears has donated $50,000 to the cancer charity Gilda's Club Worldwide, named in memory of Saturday Night Live comedian Gilda Radner, who died of ovarian cancer in 1989.
Reignwolf and The Futures League play at The Troubadour, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Flaming Lips release With a Little Help From My Fwends, a track-by-track re-make of The Beatles' album Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band.
On the European leg of his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Salle Des Etoiles, Monte Carlo, Monaco, Europe.
Protomartyr play at Club Schocken, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
Dub Pistols play at The Boileroom, Guildford, England, UK, Europe.
Ruby Rushton play at The Crescent, York, England, UK, Europe.
Chariot play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Parker.