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Frederick Loewe is born in Berlin, Germany, Europe, he will become a successful composer of popular songs, especially in collaboration with lyric writer Alan Jay Lerner. Their long-running Broadway musicals My Fair Lady and Camelot, will both be made into successful films.
Ernest Krenek's opera Johnny Strikes Up The Band [Jonny Spielt Auf] has its premiere at The Stadttheater, Leipzig, Germany, Europe. It will outrage Germany's emerging Nazi right wing because the central character, Johnny, is an American negro jazz fiddler who emerges as the winner in a combat between traditional and modern music.
Peter Zinovieff is born in London, UK. As a pioneer of electronic music, he will found and head Electronic Music Studios [EMS] whose VCS and Synthi A synthesisers will be used by musicians including Pink Floyd, Kraftwerk, David Bowie and White Noise.
Ralph Christian Mobius is born in Berlin, Germany. He will find fame as Rio Reiser, leader of the influential Ton Stein Scherben, one of the first rock bands to sing in the German language.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
The Beatles continue their 92 day residency at The Top Ten Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
In a letter to The Beatles' manager Brian Epstein, German record producer Bert Kaempfert agrees to release The Beatles from the recording contract they had signed with him in Hamburg, Germany, Europe, in May 1961.
Ray Charles, His Orchestra and The Raelets play at The Sportpalast, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Paul Anka and songwriter Sammy Cahn fly from Berlin, Germany, Europe, to Hamburg, where Anka records a tv show before flying back to Berlin. In Berlin, Cahn and Anka start work on a humourous song, All I Want Is A Seat (To See The Beatles), which Anka will introduce during an upcoming live show at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City, USA.
Johnny Cash overdubs German language vocals onto the songs Kleine Rosemarie and Besser So Jenny-Jo in Columbia Recording Studio A, 799 7th Avenue, New York City, USA.
The Beatles single, Help!, is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
When The Rolling Stones play at the Ernst Merckhalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe, two thousand fans go on a rampage.
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Johnny Tillotson is undertaking a tour of American Military bases in Germany, Europe.
The Beatles release a double A-sided single, Something/Come Together, in Germany, Europe.
On their Get Me A Ladder Tour, Emerson, Lake And Palmer play the first of two nights at The Frederich Ebert Halle, Ludwigshafen, Germany, Europe.
On their European Tour 1973, The Rolling Stones play at The Vejlby-Risskov Hallen, Aarhus, Denmark, Europe.
Bob Dylan plays at the Deutschlandhalle, West Berlin, West Germany, Europe.
On the Never Say Die! tour, Black Sabbath are scheduled to play at The Municipal Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, supported by Van Halen. Unfortunately, Sabbath vocalist Ozzy Osbourne fails to turn up forcing the show to be cancelled, resulting in an audience riot. It transpires that the exhausted Osbourne had fallen asleep in the wrong hotel room and slept the clock round, waking up at 6.00am the next morning.
Swindon, Wiltshire, band XTC play at Satorysale, Koln, Germany, Europe.
Santana play in the Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany, Europe. Guest musicians Al Anderson (electric guitar) and Tyrone Downie (keyboards), who play on this gig, were both members of Bob Marley And The Wailers, who played at Westfalenhalle one day later.
XTC begin a European tour in support of the album English Settlement, at The Markthalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
On her Farewell Tour, Tina Turner plays at Wildparkstadion, Karlsruhe, Germany, Europe.
On his Nude Tour Prince plays the first of two nights at Alsterdorfer Sporthalle, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Bad Religion play at Musikzirkus Blue Moon, Oberhausen, Germany, Europe.
Procol Harum play in Ludwigsburg, Germany, Europe.
Procol Harum play in Berlin, Germany, Europe.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at The Southside Festival, Tuttlingen, Germany, Europe.
On her Live At Last tour, Anastacia plays at Nuremberg Arena, Nuremberg, Germany, Europe.
Bloc Party play at The Live Music Hall, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
The Scorpions have their handprints cast in concrete on the Hollywood Rock Walk outside the Guitar Center, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA .
During her The Sun Comes Out World Tour Shakira plays at the Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Rammstein play at The Oracle Arena, Oakland, California, USA.
On their Made In Germany tour, Rammstein play the second of two nights at Bercy, Paris, France, Europe.
On their Made In Germany tour, Rammstein play at The AT And T Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA.
Ray Manzarek, keyboardist and founding member of The Doors, dies aged 74, at The RoMed Clinic in Rosenheim, Germany, Europe, after a lengthy battle with bile duct cancer.
The two-day long Berlin Festival 2013 ends at Flughafen Tempelhof, Berlin, Germany, Europe. Artists appearing over the two days of the event include Ellie Goulding, Blur, Justice, Bj
On their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at Pier 2, Bremen, Germany, Europe.
Kasabian release their fifth album, 48:13, on Sony Music in Germany, Europe.
Maroon 5 release their new single, Animals, on Universal in Germany, Europe, as a digital download.
Maroon 5 release their fifth album, V worldwide (except for Germany, New Zealand and the USA).
Ed Sheeran plays at The Porsche Arena, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
Sir Elton John plays at Leipziger Messe, Halle:Eins, Leipzig, Germany, Europe.
Robert Coyne and Jaki Liebezeit release the album I Still Have This Dream on Meyer Records in the UK.
On his Purpose World Tour, Justin Bieber plays at Lanxess Arena, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
The Cure play at Hanns-Martin-Schleyer-Halle, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
On their 3-D Concerts tour, Kraftwerk play at The Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
On his Not Dead Yet tour Phil Collins plays the first of five nights at AccorHotels Arena, Paris, France, Europe.
On their 100-date Global Spirit Tour, Depeche Mode headline the third night of The NOS Alive Festival, Lisbon, Portugal, Europe. Also on the bill are Imagine Dragons, Fleet Foxes, Kodaline, Cage The Elephant and others.
Pixx is among the artists performing at The Reeperbahn Festival, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
On the European leg of their WorldWired tour, Metallica play at Jyske Bank Boxen, Herning, Denmark, Europe, supported by Kvelertak.
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