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'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.
, 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.
is playing during a 22-day engagement at The Playboy Key Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Isley Brothers
play the fourth of nine nights at The Peppermint Lounge West, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Milt Trenier and Micki Lynn are playing The Scotch Mist, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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 Gods play at The Conservative Club, Askrigg, Yorkshire, England, UK, Europe.
is playing during a week of appearances at The Social Club, Greaseborough, England, UK, Europe.
Taste play at The Marquee Club
, 90 Wardour Street, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Pegasus.
Dion plays at Le Hibou, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Little Jimmy Dickens And His Country Boys play at The Cascade Club
, Portland, Oregon, USA.
play at The Chance, Poughkeepsie, New York State, USA.
The Business play at Oddy's Club, at The Tower, Oldham, England, UK, Europe, supported by The Burial.
(formerly Dr. Hook
And The Medicine Show) play during four nights at Bailey's, Watford, England, 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.
, 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'.
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.