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Milton Ray's comic musical farce A Hot Night plays at The Theatre Royal, York, UK.
Singing comedians Morris And Cowley, with "famous gramophone star" Diana Clare, and The Godowsky String Octette, play at The Astoria Theatre, Finsbury Park, London, UK.
Popular vocal group The Keynotes sing Oh You Sweet One and Clementine, and Joy Nichols sings Lock, Stock And Barrel on long-running BBC radio show Take It From Here, broadcast from London, UK.
London's first rock'n'roll club, Studio 51, opens in Great Newport Street, Soho, with a gig by Rory Blackwell's Rock'n'Rollers.
Louis Armstrong and the All Stars record a live performance on a Eurovision tv show in La Bussola, Focette, Italy, Europe.
The Beatles record tracks, including My Bonnie and The Saints, with Tony Sheridan for Bert Kaempfert of Polydor Records in The Friedrich-Ebert-Halle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe. They also record two tracks without him, laying down Ain't She Sweet and Cry For A Shadow.
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Howlin' Wolf releases the album Howlin' Wolf [also known as the Rocking Chair album] on Chess Records in the USA. The album includes the song You'll Be Mine which will 'inspire' Marc Bolan to write his remarkably similar T.Rex hit Jeepster in 1971.
Freddie And The Dreamers play in Sheffield, England, UK, Europe.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers play at The Marquee, Soho, London, UK.
The Rolling Stones make a live appearance on UK tv show Ready, Steady, Go!, in London, UK.
Cliff Richard And The Shadows' tour plays at The Hippodrome, Birmingham, UK.
The Spectrum Five play the first of two nights at Beat City, Oxford Street, London, UK. Their line-up includes Syd Barrett, Nick Mason and Richard Wright, who will all find greater fame as members of Pink Floyd.
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Tommy Quickly And The Remo Four play at The Guildhall, Southampton, UK.
Kiki Dee appears on UK tv show The Cool Spot.
The Rolling Stones release a new EP (Extended player) entitled Il Disco Poker, on Decca Records in Italy, Europe, feraturing the songs Carol, I Just Want To Make Love To You, Tell Me and Route 66.
Mr. Acker Bilk And His Paramount Jazz Band are featured live on the BBC Light Programme radio show Jazz Club in London, England, UK, with The Al Gay Quartet.
First day of the 7th National Jazz And Blues Festival at the Royal Windsor Racecourse, Windsor, England, UK, Europe.
The Beatles EP [extended player] Magical Mystery Tour is released in Argentina, South America, on Odeon Pops Records.
Hey Jude by The Beatles is awarded a Gold Disc by the R.I.A.A. in the USA
The Groundhogs play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, UK.
Love play at The Greyhound, Croydon, England, UK, Europe.
Dexys Midnight Runners play at University College, Dublin, Eire.
On their British Steel tour, Judas Priest play at Seattle Arena, Seattle, Washington, USA.
The Who come to the end of a tour in support of their LP Who Are You, at CNE Stadium, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Heavy metal band A II Z play at Brady's, Liverpool, UK.
Paul McCartney, allied with Yoko Ono, announces plans to sue ATV Music for alleged breach of trust, after failing to buy the Lennon-McCartney song publishing company Northern Songs.
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Duran Duran's Sing Blue Silver tour plays at the P.N.E. Coliseum, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Gary Glitter plays at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
On their Bangs And Crashes Live tour, Go West play the second of two nights at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe, supported by It Bites.
Marcus Collins is born in Liverpool, Merseyside, UK. He will find success after finishing as the runner-up of the eighth series of tv talent show The X Factor in 2011.
On their One For All World Tour, The Bee Gees play at the Jones Beach Theater, Wantagh, Long Island, New York State, USA.
Robert Plant plays in Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
On their World Violation tour, Depeche Mode play the first of two nights at Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, California, USA.
Eminem, G Unit, Obie Trice, StatQuo, Akon and others play the second of two nights at Lancashire County Cricket Ground, Manchester, England, UK.
Barry Beckett, record producer and co-founder of the Muscle Shoals Sound Studios in Alabama, dies aged 66 after suffering cancer and strokes.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Motorpoint Arena, Sheffield, UK.
Blur and Stone Roses headline the 2013 Coachella Valley Music And Arts Festival in Indio, California, USA.
During their English Electric tour, Malcolm Holmes, drummer of Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark, collapses backstage in Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, as the result of a heart attack caused by heat and his strenuous performance. He is rushed to Sunnybrook Hospital, Toronto for treatment. All remaining dates on the tour are cancelled.
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Cavalier Youth by You Me At Six makes its debut at No1 in the Official UK Albums Chart.
Paul McCartney plays at Movistar Arena, Santiago, Chile, South America.
Billboard magazine reports that drug-related deaths are increasing at Electronic Dance Music events. A total of seventeen people have died at music festivals around the world so far this year. In the past, the majority of deaths at live music events have been related to crowd crushes and similar incidents.
U2 begin a run of dates at The O2, London, England, UK.
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British radio deejay Neil Fox, aka Dr. Fox, is in Westminster Magistrates Court, London, England, UK, Europe, facing eight counts of indecent assault and two of sexual assault, which are all said to have taken place between 1988 and 2014.
Wolfmother play at The Academy, Manchester, England, UK.
Reverend James Leg plays at Goldmarks, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
Reverend James Leg plays at Buckleys, Oslo, Norway, Europe.
Liam Gallagher plays at Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
Deep Purple play at Kunst Rasen Granau, Bonn, Germany, Europe.