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Wally Whyton And The Vipers, Terry Burton, The Bachelors (Not the Irish singing trio) and Rory Blackwell And The Blackjacks, play at The Festival Hall, Kirkby In Ashfield, England, UK, Europe.
As part of the Forest Hills Music Festival, Harry Belafonte and Miriam Makeba play the second of three nights at Forest Hills Tennis Stadium, New York City, USA.
Amen Corner, Jethro Tull and Bob And Earl play at the Warwickshire Bar B-Q Festival, Walsall Common Equestrian Centre, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
Les McCann plays on the first day of the third Montreux Jazz Festival in The Casino, Montreux, Switzerland, Europe.
Ten Years After play at The Berlin Jazz Festival, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Joe Jackson plays the first of two nights at the Dr. Pepper Music Festival in Wollman Rink, Central Park, New York City, USA.
Thin Lizzy play at the Castlebar Rock Festival, Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland, Europe.
The Golden Rose Rock Festival, an eight day event, is taking place in Montreux, Switzerland, Europe. Artists appearing today include Billy Ocean, Bryan Ferry, Chris Rea, Kool And The Gang, Men At Work and Sade. The festival is filmed by BBC-tv for broadcast later in the year. Ferry performs backed by four fashion models, all of whom are exactly the same height.
The Pogues play at Scunthorpe Free Festival, Scunthorpe, England, UK, Europe.
On the final night of the Glastonbury festival, Pilton, Somerset, England, UK, Europe, a female fan is crushed against the barriers in front of the stage, and The Cure's set is interrupted by a helicopter descending during Fascination Street to rescue the injured fan.
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Joan Baez plays at The Ravinia Festival Highland Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Final day of the Beautiful Days Festival at Escot Park, Devon, England, UK. Sixty bands, including Michael Franti And Spearhead, The Levellers, Wonderstuff, Billy Bragg, Jill Sobule, Oyster Band, I Am Kloot and Glen Tilbrook on four stages over three days.
The Pixies, The Killers, Queens Of The Stone Age, Kasabian, The Coral, We Are Scientists and others play at The Carling Weekend, Leeds, England, UK.
In the absence of a 2006 Glastonbury Festival, Julien Temple's documentary film Glastonbury is released in the UK.
The Chicago Jazz Festival 2006, a four-day event, begins in Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Artists appearing over the course of the event include Joe Lovano, Christian Scott, Nneena Freelon, The Rebirth Brass Band, The Original Liberty Brass Band and Willie Pickens.
The Trowbridge Village Pump Festival begins in Trowbridge, Witlshire, England, UK, Europe, with acts over the next four days including The Levellers, Joe Brown, Eric Bibb, Seth Lakeman, The Be Good Tanyas and Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick.
Onstage at the Primavera Sound Festival in Barcelona, Spain, Europe, Nathan Williams of San Diego-based surf-noise band Wavves suffers what is described as an 'onstage meltdown' and cannot continue the set. Eventually the power is cut and the band is obliged to leave the stage.
The four-day-long Lollapalooza Festival continues at Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Acts appearing today include Tool, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Low Anthem, Rise Against, Gomez, Arctic Monkeys and Glasvegas.
Despite headliners Oasis having split up the night before, The Rock Am See Festival in Kostanze, Germany, Europe, goes ahead with Deep Purple, booked in the middle of the night, standing in. Also appearing are Kasabian, The Hives and others.
Explosions In the Sky headline the first day of The End Of The Road Festival at Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK. Also on the bill are Shearwater, Mumford And Sons and Loney. Dear.
Fleet Foxes headline the second day of The End Of The Road Festival at Larmer Tree Gardens, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK. Also on the bill are Okkervil River, The Low Anthem, The Acorn and The Broken Family Band.
The Sunrise Celebration, a four-day long event described as an exploration of all aspects of the alternative and eccentric, begins in Bruton, Somerset, UK. Artists appearing over the course of the event include Rodney P And Skitz, Tarantism, Dragonsfly, Rory McLeod, Eat Static, Banco De Gaia, Ziontrain and many others.
When hip-hop/rap duo Los Aldeanos perform at The Rotilla music festival in Jibacoa, Cuba, Caribbean, they openly criticise the Cuban government to an audience estimated at around 15,000 people.
Faithless play on the second day of the six-day long Sziget Festival, Obuda Island, Budapest, Hungary, Europe.
Jazz pianist and singer Jamie Cullum begins the More Than Words Festival in St, George's, Bristol, UK, when he performs three of his favourite songs live during a recording of Britain's longest-running radio show, the 70-year-old Desert Island Discs. The show traditionally plays only recordings but the live event was held to celebrate the 70th anniversary.
The Cure headline the Maxidrom Festival, Moscow, Russia, Europe. Also on the bill is Everlast.
Bon Iver play at The Latitude Festival, Suffolk, UK.
The Killers headline the final night of the V Festival in Chelmsford, England, UK. During the day, members of One Direction are seen partying with singer/X Factor judge Tulisa Contostavlos and Caroline Flack. It is also during this event that Tulisa assaults celebrity blogger Savvas Morgan, who she believes to have been responsible for putting her sex tape online.
Award-winning blues band King King play at Wallingford Blues Festival, Wallingford, Oxfordshire, England, UK, Europe.
The Isle of Wight Festival, a four-day event, continues at Seaclose Park, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK.
Labrinth, Katy B, My Dynamite and Maya Jane Coles are among the artists appearing at The High Definition Festival in Fairlop, Essex, UK.
The four-day-long Bluesfest begins at The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK. During the period of the event, artists appearing will include Robert Plant, Bobby Womack, Chris Rea, Van Morrison, James Hunter, Marcus Bonfanti, Georgie Fame, Huey Morgan, Ben Poole and Dr Feelgood.
Day 3 of the Ultra Music Festival at Bayfront Park, Miami, Florida, USA, features Gareth Emery, TJR, Jack U and others.
Queens Of The Stone Age, Elbow, tUnE-yArDs, Bob Mould, Brody Dalle, HAIM, Cold War Kids, Kid Cudi and others play on the third and last day of The Sasquatch festival at The Gorge Amphitheatre, George, Washington, USA.
During their Mechanical Bull Tour, Kings Of Leon play at The Rock-a-Field Festival, Roeser, Luxembourg, Europe.
Billy Corgan, Dan Tepfer and Katie Cole play at Ravinia Festival, The Pavilion, Highland Park, Illinois, USA.
Guitarist Chris Walla plays his last gig with Death Cab For Cutie at The Rifflandia Festival, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.
Radio Moscow, Kings Destroy and Holy Serpent play at Rolling Thunder Festival, Town Hall, Collingwood, Australia, Oceania.
On their The Getaway World Tour, The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Rock Im Park, Nuremberg, Germany, Europe.
On their The End World Tour, Black Sabbath play at The Graspop Metal Meeting, Dessel, Belgium, Europe.
The Cure play at Bestival, Isle Of Wight, UK.
Ihshan, Bossk, Misery Index, Canvas, Anaal Nathrakh and others play at The Ritual Festival, Canal Mills, Leeds, UK, Europe.
Tune-Yards are among the artists appearing at The Rocket festival, Groningen, Netherlands, Europe.
British Sea Power and Wild Beasts are among the artists performing at Rockaway Beach Festival, Butlins, Bognor Regis, England, UK, Europe.
The Danny Bryant Big Band, Paul Lamb And The King Snakes, Ken Pustelnik's Groundhogs, Felix Rabin, The Ryk Mead Band and the Brian Rawson Band play at Cleethorpes Blues festival, Cleethorpes, England, UK, Europe.
On their 113-date Concrete and Gold tour, Foo Fighters play at Ottawa Bluesfest, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.
Kamelot play at The Masters Of Rock Festival, Vizovice, Czech Republic, Europe.
Wasuremono play at The Dot To Dot Festival, Bristol, England, UK, Europe.
Car avan Palace play at Lollapalooza Paris 2019, Hippodrome Paris Longchamp, Paris, France, Europe.