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The Walt Disney
ainimated musical feature Peter Pan
is released to cinemas in Japan, Asia. The film includes such Sammy Cahn-composed songs as The Second Star To The Right, You Can Fly and A Pirate's Life.
CBS-tv in the USA broadcasts the documentary Duke Ellington
Swings Through Japan.
Ticket To Ride/Yes It Is by The Beatles
is released as a single in Japan, Asia, on Toshiba-Odeon Records.
Singer, songwriter and pianist Miki Yoshinaka
is born in Yokohama, Japan, Asia.
Hiroshi Morie is born in Amagasaki, Japan, Asia. He will find fame as Heath
, a musician, singer and songwriter, best known as bass player of the heavy metal band X Japan
begins a week of dates at The Place Des Arts, Montreal, Canada. During the week she goes to visit John Lennon
and Yoko Ono during their Montreal Bed-In.
kidnapping Superior Court judge Harold Haley from the Marin County Civic Center
in San Rafael, California. The attempt goes disastrously wrong when a shootout erupts, leaving four men dead, including both Jackson and Judge Haley. The incident will propel Angela Davis
, owner of the weapons used by Jackson, to national infamy because of media coverage around the manhunt launched to find her. As a political activist, academic and author, Davis attracted much sympathy, and her story will inspire The Rolling Stones
' song Sweet Black Angel (1972), and the John Lennon
/Yoko Ono song Angela (1972).
Seventeen-year-old Jonathan Jackson attempts to negotiate the release of the jailed Soledad Brothers (including his older brother George) by
plays at the Koseinkin Hall, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
The live double album Just One Night
by Eric Clapton
enters the Billboard
Top 40 albums chart in the USA where it will peak at No2 during a nineteen–week stay. The album was recorded at The Budokan in Japan, Asia.
and Yoko Ono officially announce that they are recording a comeback album at the Hit Factory in New York City, USA. On the same day, Cheap Trick
drummer, Bun E. Carlos, and guitarist, Rick Nielsen, are fired from the album sessions by Ono.
And The Steve Lukather Band play at Yokohama Arena, Kanagawa, Japan, Asia.
Japanese pop group CoCo
release their debut LP, Strawberry, in Japan, Asia.
Ronnie Lane is interviewed for radio while in Japan, Asia, on tour.
LUNA SEA play at Moda Hall, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
On the Trash tour, Alice Cooper
plays a third night in Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Marky Ramone plays at King Kobra, Yotsuhashi, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
DuelJewel play at E.L.L, Nagoya, Japan, Asia.
play at The National Stadium, Yokohama, Japan, Asia.
Nine Inch Nails
, Deep Purple
, Mad Capsule Markets, Rooster, Duran Duran
, Echo And The Bunnymen
, The Subways, Mew, The Arcade Fire
, Hal, Her Space Holiday and others play at The Summer Sonic festival in Chiba Marine Stadium, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
play at Sound Crue, Sapporo, Japan, Asia.
gives a presentation at the Grey Seminar as part of the 57th International Advertising Festival in Cannes, France, Europe.
Boy band Shinee
play the first of two nights at Yoyogi National Gymnasium, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
quietly leaves Japan, Asia, on a charter flight for an unspecified destination after being treated in hospital for a virus infection which resulated in the cancellation of several concerts.
play the second of two nights at Nippon Gaishi Hall, Nagoya, Japan, Asia.
German pianist/composer Hauschka records a live improvised LP, 2.11.2014, in Artegio, a remote museum on the island of Kyushu, Japan, Asia. The two pieces of music will be released during 2015 on City Slang Records in the UK.
plays the first of two nights at Christ Shinagawa Church Gloria Chapel, Tokyo, Japan, Oceania
Vamps play at Zepp
, Sapporo, Japan, Asia.
release a new LP, Kaidan: Soshite Shi to Eros, in Japan, Asia.
leg of their Not In This Lieftime
tour, Guns N'Roses
play at World Memorial Hall, Kobe, Japan, Asia, supported by Baby Metal. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses
line-up members Axl Rose, Slash
and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
During the Asia /
releases her debut LP, Braids, as a digital-only album.