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Popular Chicago-based singer Tom Mack
plays at The Imperial Cafe, Los Angeles, California, USA, performing "The songs that are hypnotizing the east - What The
German Sang and Everyone Had A Whistle Like Me".
During World War I, up to 100,000 British and German troops along the Western Front in Belgium, Europe, take part in an unofficial truce, singing Christmas carols together, exchanging gifts and even playing football. The incident, later to be known as The Christmas Truce
, will inspire Peter Hooton of The Farm to write their major hit single, All Together Now
Saxophonist and flute player Karl-Hermann Luer
is born just south of the German/Danish border. He will find success as a member of the MOR bands of James Last and Bert Kaempfert, but will also play as a session musician with the German progressive rock band Lucifer's Friend.
is touring in Germany, Europe, under the auspices of the German Jazz Federation.
Something by The Beatles
reaches No1 in the German pop singles chart.
compilation album A Collection Of Beatles Oldies is released in Germany on Odeon Records.
Nektar play at The Greyhound, Croydon, England, UK, Europe.
spends the first of two days rehearsing with his band, guitarists Jesse Ed Davis and Eddie Mottau, pianist Ken Ascher, bassist Klaus Voormann, drummer Jim Keltner and percussionist Arthur Jenkins, in an attempt to salvage his Rock'n'Roll album, which had been abandoned when producer Phil Spector
unexpectedly quit the project.
The Star Club
where The Beatles
learned much of their craft, dies.
Manfred Weissleder, the Hamburg entrepreneur who founded
Former Velvet Underground
vocalist Nico plays in Apeldoorn, The Netherlands, Europe, with The Faction.
Former Velvet Underground
vocalist Nico, plays at VPRO studios, Hilversum, Holland, Europe.
A judge in Chicago, Illinois, USA, approves cash rebates of up to US$3 to anyone who can prove that they bought Milli-Vanilli
recordings prior to the lip synching scandal
of late 1990 which proved that the duo had not actually sung on their own records.
Singer and songwriter Kevin Coyne
dies at home in the arms of his wife Helmi, in Nuremberg, Germany, Europe, of complications arising from the lung disease fibrosis.
A Bob Dylan
tribute show, The Berlin Bobbirth Bash '06, is held at The Bluebird Cafe, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Hauschka releases the LP, Salon Des Amateurs (Remixes) on
Fatcat Records in the UK.
is among those attending the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil Final match between Germany and Argentina at Estadio Maracana, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, South America.
The music biopic Get On Up
, based on the life of James Brown
, opens at cinemas in Germany and Austria, Europe.
and Alex G play at Exile Molotow, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
play a sold out show at Volkswagen Halle, Braunschweig, Germany, Europe.
play at Club Schocken, Stuttgart, Germany, Europe.
On her Live 2016 Tour
plays the first of two nights at The Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
plays at Pop Kultur, Neukolln, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
On a European tour in support of their LP Mindfucker, Monster Magnet
play at Desertfest, Berlin, Germany, Europe.