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A new type of tremolo device for stringed instruments is patented in the USA by Jack L. Matthew and Albert Punturi of Detroit, Michigan.
The Charlatans play the second of three nights at The Straight Theater, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix
Experience enter the UK singles chart with their cover of Bob Dylan
's All Along The Watchtower. It will peak at No5 during an eleven-week run.
play at Mothers, Erdington, Birmingham, UK.
The first Glastonbury Festival
comes to an end in The Vale Of Avalon, Somerset, England, UK, Europe. The 1,500 fans who attended have paid £1 each to see Marc Bolan
, Stackridge, Amazing Blondel
, Keith Christmas and Al Stewart
over the course of the two-day event, which includes free milk from the farm owned by festival organiser Michael Eavis.
The Lightning Tree by folk group The Settlers
, enters the UK singles chart where it will peak at No36 during a five-week run on the charter.
Midnight Runners play at The Forum, Hatfield, England, UK, Europe.
While on tour in Europe, Bruce Springsteen
plays acoustic guitar in the streets of Copenhagen, Denmark, with busker John Magnusson.
is awarded a star on the Walk Of Fame in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
MTV Unplugged features a live acoustic performance by
Having sung with Sinatra at his home two days earlier, Bob Dylan
performs Restless Farewell at Frank Sinatra
's 80th Birthday Tribute, in The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
is obliged to cancel European tour dates, having accidentally sliced a finger open while cutting a ham sandwich in half during rehearsals.
plays at The Georgian Theatre, Stockton, England, UK.
play at Skanderborg Festival, Denmark, Europe.
with special guest Tony Lucca plays at Sweetwater Saloon, San Francisco, California, USA.
Wiltshire-based duo Morales Watts play in the Porter Cellar Bar, Bath
plays in The Diamond, Lake Elsinore, California, USA.
plays in McCabe's, Santa Monica, California, USA, with Matt The Electrician and Tim Easton.
plays at The Albert Hall, Manchester, UK.
Memphis-based singer/songwriter Julien Baker
plays at Rough Trade, New York City, USA.
plays the second of two nights at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland, Europe.
On his Bone On Bone tour, Bruce Cockburn plays at Jack Singer Hall, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Bon Iver plays during an eight-night run of shows at The Eventim Apollo, London, England, UK, Europe.