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The Squires, featuring Neil Young, play at St Paul's Church, Port Arthur, Ontario, Canada.
The Squires, featuring Neil Young, play at The Fourth Dimension, Fort William, Manitoba, Canada.
The Band release their lavish boxed set, The Last Waltz, a sound document of their final star-studded show together at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA, featuring superstar guests including Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Muddy Waters, Neil Diamond, Emmylou Harris and many others.
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Neil Young releases his new album, Trans, which features much use of electronic instruments.
Neil Young And The International Harvesters play in The Quality S eal Amphitheatre at the World's Fair, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
Neil Young, Lindsey Buckingham and Stevie Nicks (of Fleetwood Mac), Joni Mitchell, Glenn Frey and Don Henley (of The Eagles) take part in Get Tough On Toxics, a charity fundraiser in Long Beach Arena, Long Beach, California, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers are among the acts playing at ProvinssiRock festival, Seinäjoki, Finland, Europe.
Neil Young And The Bluenotes play at the Mann Music Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Nirvana play at The HUB Ballroom, Seattle, Washington, USA.
On their No Control tour, Bad Religion play Washington DC, USA.
Faith No More play at Rockets, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Soundgarden play at The Latin Quarter, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Soundgarden play at Foufounes Électriques, Montréal, Quebec, Canada.
Soundgarden play at The Celebrity Theater, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Faith No More play at Wings Stadium, Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA.
The Melvins play at The Blue Gallery, Portland, Oregon, USA, with Trendmill and Dirty Bird.
Pearl Jam play in Seattle, Washington, USA.
Guns N'Roses play in Ventura, California, USA, supported by Soundgarden.
Guns N'Roses play the first of two nights in Compton Terrace, Compton, Arizona, USA, supported by Soundgarden.
Kurt Cobain of Nirvana is arrested following a fight with his wife, Courtney Love, at their home in Seattle, Washington.
Glastonbury Festival continues at Pilton Farm, Somerset, England, UK, Europe. Today's headline act is The Cure.
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US radio network Clear Channel Communications fires controversial hip-hop journalist Davey D from his post as Community Affairs Director at KMEL/San Francisco. The move is widely interpreted as an attempt to silence any voice which airs views at odds with the official US government stance on the World Trade Center attack.
A funeral service is held in Bainbridge Island, Washington, for Layne Staley, heroin-addicted vocalist with Alice In Chains, who had been found dead at home in Seattle, Washington, USA, earlier in the month.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Landschaftspark, Duisburg, Germany, Europe.
Armand van Helden, Athlete, Elvis Costello And The Imposters, Faithless, Garbage, Green Day, Jamie Cullum, Jimmy Eat World, KT Tunstall, The Kaiser Chiefs, Monza, Simple Plan, Sioen, Sum 41, The Dresden Dolls, The Kills, Velvet Revolver and Within Temptation play at Rock Werchter, Werchterpark, Werchter, Belgium, Europe.
Courtney Love is rushed to hospital in Los Angeles, California, USA, after she complains of feeling faint during a music biz function at the Hollywood Roosevelt Hotel. She is examined and released almost immediately.
On their Bleed Like Me tour, Garbage play at The Warfield, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Wuhlheide, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Guardianship of seventeen year old Frances Bean Cobain is awarded to Wendy O'Connor and Kimberly Dawn Cobain, the mother and sister of Frances' late Nirvana frontman father Kurt Cobain. Frances is, by this decision, removed from the custody of Cobain's wife Courtney Love.
Alice In Chains play at The Knitting Factory, Boise, Idaho, USA.
On his Twisted Road tour, Neil Young plays at the Knoxville Civic Auditorium, Knoxville, Tennessee, USA, supported by Bert Jansch.
On his Twisted Road tour, Neil Young plays at the Spartanburg Memorial Auditorium, Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA, supported by Bert Jansch.
On his Twisted Road tour, Neil Young plays at The Meyerson Symphony Center, Dallas, Texas, USA, supported by Bert Jansch.
Bob Dylan plays at the Patinoire Meriadeck, Bordeaux, France, Europe.
The three-day-long Lollapalooza Festival comes to an end at Grant Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Acts appearing on this day include Soundgarden, MGMT, Arcade Fire, The National, Erykah Badu and Cypress Hill.
Neil Young plays at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Eddie Vedder and Charlie Haden raise $1m for the Silverlake Conservatory Of Music with a benefit show at Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Lanxess Arena, Koln, Germany, Europe.
On their Wasting Light tour, The Foo Fighters play at The Adelaide Oval, Adelaide, Australia, Oceania.
Neil Young and Crazy Horse play at The Petersen Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Drenge play at The Rescue Rooms, Nottingham, UK.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers release the 5-song Live In Paris EP, which had been recorded on June 14, 2016 at Canal+ studios in Paris
On their The Getaway World Tour, The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Reading Festival, Reading, England, UK.
On their The Getaway World Tour, The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at The Sportpaleis, Antwerp, Belgium, Europe.
Candlebox play at Sub 89, Reading, England, UK, Europe, supported by Pete RG.
Candlebox play at The Fleece, Bristol, England, UK, Europe, supported by Pete RG.
On their The Getaway World Tour The Red Hot Chili Peppers play the last of three nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
On their The Getaway World Tour The Red Hot Chili Peppers play the last of three nights at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
During the European leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at Passelo Maritimo de Alges, Lisbon, Portugal, Europe, supported by Mark Lanegan and Tyler Bryant And The Shakedown. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
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