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Gid Tanner And His Skillet Lickers, with Riley Puckett And Clayton McMichen, record Nigger In The Woodpile, Leather Breeches, New Arkansas Traveller, Sugar In The Gourd and other tracks for Columbia Records in Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Gene Vincent releases a new single, Bluejean Bop, in the USA.
Gene Vincent makes a live appearance on the Ozark Jubilee tv show, in Springfield, Missouri, USA.
The Top Record Stars of 1957 tour, featuring Johnny Cash, Gene Vincent, Jerry Lee Lewis, Sonny James, Wanda Jackson and Johnny Hicks, plays the second of two nights in Beaumont, Texas, USA. The show is presented by Beaumont Police Department and, according to the posters, tickets costing $1 are available 'from any policeman or at Police Station.'
In Los Angeles, California, USA, Gene Vincent and Johnny Cash appear on KABC tv show Country America.
Gene Vincent releases a new single, Over The Rainbow, on Capitol Records in the USA.
Gene Vincent, supported by Billy Fury, Joe Brown and Georgie Fame, plays at the Granada, Kettering, UK.
Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Vince Eager, The Viscounts and Tony Sheridan, play at The Gaumont, Bradford, UK. Annoyed by the audience response to his performance of Over The Rainbow, Gene Vincent leaves the stage part-way through his set and does not return.
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Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury, Joe Brown and Georgie Fame, play the fifth of six nights at The Empire, Newcastle, UK. (1960)
Eddie Cochran, Gene Vincent, Billy Fury, Joe Brown and Georgie Fame, play the first of six nights at The Hippodrome, Manchester, UK. During the Manchester shows, Cochran stays at the Milverton Lodge Hotel.
Gene Vincent plays at the The Gaumont, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK, with Jerry Keller, Colin Green And The Beat Boys, Nero And The Gladiators, Lance Fortune, Peter Wynne and Billy Raymond.
Gene Vincent and Jerry Keller play the second of six nights at The Hippodrome, Brighton, UK.
Gene Vincent arrives in the UK for a tour, but he is without his Bluecaps, because the Musicians' Union has banned them. For the tour, Vincent is backed by British band Sounds Incorporated
Gene Vincent plays at The Essoldo, Loughborough, UK.
Gene Vincent plays the third of six nights at The Opera House, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at The Royal Lido, Winchester, England, UK, Europe.
Having played numerous live dates in the UK, Gene Vincent flies back to the USA to take care of some personal business.
Gene Vincent plays at The Marina, Penarth, Wales, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at the Town Hall, High Wycombe, England, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at The Granada, Shrewsbury, England, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at The Boys Brigade Hall, Wick, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at The Town Hall, Airdrie, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent plays at The Playhouse, Wakefield, UK.
Gene Vincent plays at McIlroy's Ballroom, Swindon, Wiltshire, UK.
Gene Vincent plays at The King's Hall, Herne Bay, UK.
Gene Vincent plays at The Majestic, Bradford, UK.
Gene Vincent plays at The Town Hall, Wallington, UK.
Gene Vincent plays the third night of a two-week engagement at The Star Club, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
Adam Faith and Gene Vincent play at The Astoria, Finsbury Park, London, UK.
Gene Vincent plays at The Gaumont, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
Gene Vincent, The Shirelles, Duane Eddy, Mickie Most, The Flintstones and The Roof Raisers play at The Granada, Kingston, England, UK, Europe. Little Richard was advertised as the headliner for this show but he injured his ankle and was obliged to leave the tour.
Duane Eddy, The Shirelles, Gene Vincent, Carter-Lewis And The Southerners, Mickie Most, The Flintstones and The Roof-Raisers play at De Montfort Hall, Leicester, England, UK, Europe. Gary US Bonds is added to the tour line-up at this point because sales have been poor so far.
Duane Eddy, The Shirelles, Gene Vincent, Gary 'US' Bonds, Carter-Lewis And The Southerners, Mickie Most, The Flintstones and The Roof-Raisers play at The Odeon, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Duane Eddy, The Shirelles, Gene Vincent, Gary 'US' Bonds, Carter-Lewis And The Southerners, Mickie Most, The Flintstones and The Roof-Raisers play at The Odeon, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
Duane Eddy, The Shirelles, Gene Vincent, Gary 'US' Bonds, Carter-Lewis And The Southerners, Mickie Most, The Flintstones and The Roof-Raisers play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Gerry And The Pacemakers, Gene Vincent and Karl Denver play at The South Pier, Blackpool, England, UK.
When Jim Morrison of The Doors makes a Last Will And Testament in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA, he leaves everything to his girlfriend Pamela S. Courson.
Jim Morrison of The Doors, who died over two months earlier, is buried in Pere Lachaise cemetary, Paris, France, Europe. No priest is present but Morrison's girlfriend Pamela Courson says a few words before his body is lowered into the ground.
A pair of leather trousers worn by The Doors' leader Jim Morrison fetch $43,700 at an auction in New York City, USA.
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club play at The Blank Canvas, Leeds, England, UK, supported by Ty Cobb.
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