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Jazz trumpeter, vocalist and bandleader Johnnie 'Scat' Davis plays at The Blackhawk, Chicago, Illinois, USA, during a four-week residency.
Louis Jordan plays the first of three nights at the State Theatre, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
Elvis Presley plays in the Mayfair Building, Tyler, Texas, USA.
When Judy Garland plays at the Cocoanut Grove in the The Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA, with Freddy Martin And His Orchestra, the show is recorded and will be released as the LP Judy Garland At The Grove.
Ella Fitzgerald plays at the Deutschlandhallen, West Berlin, West Germany, Europe.
The Duke Ellington Giants are playing a live concert in Paris, France, Europe.
Ral Donner appears live at The Hines Hospital Disabled Veterans Benefit Show in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Brenda Lee plays the eleventh night of a pre-Christmas season in The Congo Room of The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Helen Shapiro, Danny Williams, The Brook Brothers, Robin Hall and Jimmie Macgregor and The Galliards, The Two Tones, The Red Price Combo, Joe Baker and Jack Douglas play at The Granada, Aylesbury, England, UK, Europe.
Donnie Brooks opens at The Maples Hotel And Casino, Reno, Nevada, USA.
Chuck Berry (backed by The Nashville Teens) plays at The Bure Country Club, Mudeford, UK, supported by Carl Perkins (also backed by The Nashville Teens) and The Animals, Kingsize Taylor and The Dominoes, and The Swinging Blue Jeans.
The Who play at The White Hart Hotel, Southall, London, England, UK, Europe.
Georgie Fame And The Blue Flames play at The Manor House, London, England, UK.
First generation San Francisco hippy band Big Brother And the Holding Company, including Janis Joplin, play the twenty-first night in a month of dates at Mother Blues, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Quicksilver Messenger Service play the last of three nights at Three Image, Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
When The Parliaments fail to appear for a gig at Fort Green, Brooklyn, New York City, USA, Martha Reeves steps in at the last moment. Reeves - without her Vandellas - does not sing, but "kissed babies, shook hands, kicked off a dance contest and thrilled over 2,500 soul fans."
Blind Faith play at Keil Stadium, St Louis, Missouri, USA. The band includes Eric Clapton on guitar and Steve Winwood on keyboards.
The Bill Evans Trio play at The Village Vanguard, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
Yes play the first of three nights in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Police play at Palasport, Turin, Italy, Europe, supported by The Cramps.
D.A.F. play at The Factory in The Russell Club, Moss Side, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
During his third tour of the year, Bob Dylan plays the first of two nights at the Paramount Theatre, Portland, Oregon.
Bob Dylan plays at Wiener Stadthalle-Kiba, Vienna, Austria. The tour is a double-header with Carlos Santana.
Sonic Youth play a memorable set at The ICA, London, England, UK, Europe.
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The Beverly Sisters play at The Hippodrome, London, England, UK, Europe.
Siouxsie And The Banshees play at St. George's Hall, Bradford, England, UK, Europe.
Nick Lowe And His Cowboy Outfit play at The Paradise Theater, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Propaganda play at Rock City, Nottingham, England, UK, Europe.
Motley Crue play at The Sports Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
The Grateful Dead play the second of three nights at The Capitol Centre, Landover, Maryland, USA.
Lenny Kravitz plays at Graffiti's, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their Magic Summer Tour, New Kids On The Block play the second of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK.
On their Magic Summer tour, New Kids On The Block play the first of two nights at Giants Stadium, East Rutherford, New Jersey, USA.
Ten Years After play at Albatos/Peuerbach, Austria, Europe.
Ozzy Osbourne records a live album at The Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
The Killers and Louis XIV play at the Central Park Summer Stage, Central Park in New York City, USA.
On her Play On Tour tour, Carrie Underwood plays at Petersen Events Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
Leona Lewis narrowly avoids serious injury when she tumbles into a dark hole after her stage elevator becomes stuck during the first concert in her UK tour, at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield.
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Efterklang, Buke And Glass and Silian Rail play at The Bottom Of The Hill, San Francisco, California, USA.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at Estadio Malvinas Argentinas, Buenos Aires, Argentina, South America.
Bryan Adams plays at The Echo Arena, Liverpool, UK.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand, Oceania.
Room 94 play at O2 Academy 2, Oxford, UK.
Jewel plays at The Long Center for the Performing Arts, Austin, Texas, USA.
On his ÷ Tour, Ed Sheeran plays at Boucher Playing Fields, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe, supported by Anne-Marie, Jamie Lawson and Beoga.
On their Wheels Of Soul tour, The Tedeschi Trucks Band plays at Midway Lawn at Champlain Valley Expo, Essex, Vermont, USA, supported by Hot Tuna and The Wood Brothers.
On the North American leg of their Decades World Tour Nightwish play at Jannus Live, St. Petersburg, Florida, USA.
Kamelot play at The Center Stage Theater, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, with Delain and Battlebeast.
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