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During a year-long music-recording expedition in the Far East, sound-recording pioneer Fred Gaisberg arrives in Calcutta, India, Asia. Gaisberg has been described as "the first A+R man."
Ted Heath and His Orchestra record Rag Mopp for Decca Records in London, UK.
Jimmy Somerville, vocalist of Bronski Beat and The Communards, is born in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Beatles play at Aintree Institute, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Cliff Richard and The Shadows fly back from London to the USA to continue a tour.
The All-Star 64 package tour plays at The Guildhall, Portsmouth, UK, featuring John Leyton, The Rolling Stones, The Swinging Blue Jeans, Mike Berry, Jet Harris, Billie Davis, and The Paramounts
Gene Pitney, Billy J. Kramer, The Hollies, Kathy Kirby and Jess Conrad appear on UK weekly tv pop show Ready, Steady, Go!, recorded live in London, UK.
UK newspaper The Evening Standard reveals that Bill Wyman, bassist of The Rolling Stones, is a married man!
Davie Jones And The King Bees, led by David Bowie, play their first live show together, at The Jack Of Clubs, Soho, London, UK.
The Who play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, UK.
UK tv show Top Of The Pops features live performances by Lulu And The Luvvers, Brian Poole And The Tremeloes and The Swinging Blue Jeans.
The Tridents, featuring future rock guitar hero Jeff Beck, play at The Attic, Hounslow, UK.
The Searchers and Dusty Springfield play in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.
Frank Ifield appears on UK tv show Sunday Night At The London Palladium.
Del Shannon arrives in London, England, UK, to promote his upcoming album.
The Beatles are in Studio 2, Abbey Road, London, UK, working on I Need You, Another Girl and Yes It Is.
The Beatles continue filming on an Indian Restaurant set at Twickenham Film Studios, St Margaret's, Twickenham, UK, for their second film, Help!
The Sir Douglas Quintet release a new single, The Tracker, in the UK on London Records.
The Stormsville Shakers play at The Cromwellian Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Mick Jagger of The Rolling Stones attends the wedding of photographer David Bailey to actress Catherine Deneuve, in London, England, UK.
Calne, Wiltshire-based band The Pack drive to Kingsway Recording Studio, London, England, UK, to record their debut single, a cover of the Lovin' Spoonful song Do You Believe In Magic, with legendary producer Mickie Most in charge of the recording session.
The Beatles release a new single, Penny Lane/Strawberry Fields Forever, in the UK.
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The Kinks, The Tremeloes and The Herd play at The ABC, Chesterfield, England, UK, Europe.
Cream, with Eric Clapton on guitar, play the last of three nights at The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience plays at Palasport, Bologna, Italy, Europe.
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The Alan Bown play at The Corn Exchange, Devizes, Wiltshire, England, UK.
The Beatles formally announce the appointment of Allen Klein of ABCKO as their financial manager.
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Badfinger, Arrival, The Dave Clark Five, Rolf Harris and Blue Mink appear on UK tv show Top Of The Pops, at the BBC TV Centre, Shepherds Bush, London, UK.
Bridget St. John plays at Helius, in the Nag's Head, Clapham, London, England, UK, Europe.
Squeeze play at The Brecknock, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Pretenders end a British tour at the Palais, Hammersmith, London, England, UK, Europe.
Rod Stewart is at The Dorchester Hotel, Park Lane, London, England, UK, Europe.
When Sector 27 with Tom Robinson play at The Bottom Line, New York City, USA, they are joined onstage by Peter Gabriel.
On their World Invasion Tour, Van Halen play at London Treasure Island Gardens, London, Ontario, Canada, supported by Teenage Head.
Rod Stewart begins a North American tour with Jeff Beck in Reno, Nevada, USA.
The Redskins play at The National Ballroom, Kilburn, London, England, UK, Europe, with The Men They Couldn't Hang and The Hank Wangford Band.
Touring in support of his current LP, Vive Le Rock, Adam Ant plays at The Playhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Who's reunion tour ends at the Cotton Bowl, Dallas, Texas, USA.
The compilation video Who's Better, Who's Best, by The Who, is certified gold by the R.I.A.A. in the USA.
Jesus Jones, Ned's Atomic Dustbin and Blur play at The National Ballroom, Kilburn, London, UK.
Jose Feliciano plays the fourth of six nights at the Jazz Caf
Folk singer Doris Henderson, who was much admired by Bob Dylan and John Renbourn, and also worked with UK folk-rock band Eclection, dies in London, UK, of cancer.
House music record label Defected stages Defected In The House at the month-long iTunes festival in The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, England, UK.
Mount Kimbie play at The Chapel, San Francisco, California, USA.
On their Acoustic Tour, Nine Below Zero play at The Prince Albert, Stroud, UK.
On her Delirium tour, Ellie Goulding plays at Riverstage, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania.
During the European leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play at Kantola Event Park, Hameenlinna, Finland, Europe, supported by The Darkness and Michael Monroe. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
Pete Tong And The Heritage Orchestra present Ibiza Classics at The O2, London, England, UK, Europe, for the first of two nights.
Wolf Alice play at Roxy, Prague, Czech Republic, Europe.