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The musical revue What Ho! Ragtime, featuring Veronica Brady and The Five Vernons, plays the first of six nights at The Hippodrome, Bristol, UK.
UK weekly pop paper the New Musical Express (NME) reports that popular UK vocalist Frankie Vaughan is shortly to perform in the Danish Royal Variety Performance
Teen idol Billy Fury makes his first recording, Maybe Tomorrow, for Decca Records in London, UK.
Cliff Richard releases a new single, I Love You, in the UK on Columbia Records.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Walk On By by Leroy Van Dyke.
The Beatles make their debut on UK tv show Ready Steady Go! in Studio 9, Television House, Kingsway, London, England, UK, Europe. This edition is hosted by Dusty Springfield, who also interviews both Paul McCartney and John Lennon during their performance.
The Rolling Stones perform three Chuck Berry compositions, Come On, Memphis Tennessee and Roll Over Beethoven, during an appearance on the BBC radio show Saturday Club in London, UK.
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Brian Poole And The Tremeloes release a new single, Someone, in the UK.
The Modern Jazz Quartet appears on the BBC 2 tv jazz series Jazz 625, in the UK.
The Dave Clark Five play at The Winter Gardens, Blackpool, UK.
The Andrew Oldham Orchestra and Chorus has a recording session in Regent Sound Studios, London, UK.
In London, UK, The Rolling Stones record a live session for BBC radio show Top Gear.
Help Me, Rhonda by The Beach Boys enters the UK pop singles chart where it will peak at No27.
Recording sessions begin for The Beatles' next album, Rubber Soul, with Run For Your Life and Norwegian Wood being started at EMI Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, England, UK.
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Mark Wynter opens in the title role of the pantomime Robinson Crusoe, at The New theatre, Hull, England, UK.
Yellow Submarine by The Beatles reaches No1 in the pop singles chart in Germany, Europe.
Upcoming psychedelic bands Pink Floyd and Soft Machine perform at the launch party for London-based underground newspaper International Times, in The Roundhouse, Camden Town, London, England, UK, Europe. Despite still living with Chrissie Shrimpton, Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones turns up with his new girlfriend Marianne Faithfull.
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Led Zeppelin, Buddy Guy, Jack Bruce, Buddy Miles, Dick Heckstall-Smith and Chris Mercer are recorded and filmed in an abandoned factory in Staines, Middlesex, UK, for a music film entitled Supershow.
Emerson, Lake And Palmer, aka ELP play at The Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, UK.
Adam And The Ants play at The Empire Ballroom, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Dave Berry And The Cruisers and Martian Dance.
Guitarist Steve Hackett announces that he is leaving prog-rock giants Genesis to pursue a solo career.
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Guitarist Robert Fripp performs a live Frippertronics concert at The Kitchen, New York City, USA.
Rolling Stone magazine reports that Fleetwood Mac are negotiating to play three concerts in Moscow, Russia, during July.
Slade play at The Town Hall, Watford, England, UK, Europe.
Gentle Giant play at Dooley's, Tucson, Arizona, USA.
On his The Concert tour, Mike Oldfield plays at The Rainbow Theatre, Finsbury Park, London, England, UK, Europe.
Rod Stewart plays the second of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
Seconds Of Pleasure play the second of two nights at The Zap Club, Brighton, England, UK, Europe.
John Lennon's album Menlove Avenue is released in the UK.
An item in UK tabloid The Daily Star alleges that Robbie Williams was fired from boyband Take That because of a drug problem. Days later Williams will sue.
On their Virtual World Tour, Iron Maiden play at Philipshalle, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
The Music play at Greenock Town Hall, Greenock, Scotland, UK.
Hal play at APU, Cambridge, England, UK.
U2 play at Calderon, Madrid, Spain, Europe, supported by Franz Ferdinand and The Kaiser Chiefs.
Arctic Monkeys play at Unit, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Space play at The O2 Academy, Liverpool, UK.
It is announced that singer-songwriter Gabrielle Aplin has been signed by Parlophone Records in the UK.
In My Dreams by The Military Wives choir, reaches No1 in the UK albums chart.
The Band Perry are interviewed and perform live on BBC tv show Breakfast at Media City, Salford Quays, Manchester, UK.
Ariel Pink plays at The Scala, London, England, UK.
On sales of 152,000 copies, X by Ed Sheeran returns to No1 on the Official Albums Chart in the UK, earning him a tenth non-consecutive week at the top.
On her first ever UK headline tour Meghan Trainor plays at The O2 Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK.
On their From The Cradle To The Grave tour, Squeeze play at The Dome, Brighton, England, UK, with their 'very special guest' Dr John Cooper Clarke.
On her Delirium World Tour, Ellie Goulding plays at The Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
Oritse Williams, formerly a member of boy band JLS, performs at The Gorgeous Club in Wolverhampton, England, UK, Europe. After tyhe show, he retires to a hotel room with a 20-year-old woman who will later claim that he raped her in the room.
Max And Harvey play at Camp Bestival, Lullworth Cove, England, UK, Europe.
During the 3rd North American leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at The Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
During the 3rd North American leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at The Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, USA. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.