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The Blondinette Melodists perform live for the last of three nights at St. George's Hall, Langham Place, London, England.
Ambrose And his Orchestra record How Am I To Know, Miss Wonderful and My Sweeter Than Sweet, in Chelsea, London, UK, for Decca Records.
James Robert Lombard is born in Battersea, London, UK. He will achieve a measure of success as rock, pop and jazz singer, songwriter and musician Fuzz, best-known as frontman of the band Inferno.
The Johnny Dankworth Seven play at The Palais, Wimbledon, London, England, UK, Europe.
Carl Barriteau And His Music play in Eyemouth, England, UK.
Paul Cook, future Sex Pistols? drummer, is born in Hammersmith, London.
UK pop hitmaker Anthony Newley is playing in a one-man show, Stop The World I Want To Get Off, at Queen's Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, which runs for 485 performances.
Cavern Club deejay Bob Wooler writes a feature about the emergence of The Beatles in Mersey Beat, a local Liverpool, England, UK, Europe, music paper.
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Cliff Richard has dinner in London, UK, with Sir Joseph Lockwood, head of EMI Records.
Dusty Springfield records Can I Get A Witness and I Wish I'd Never Loved You for Philips Records in London, UK.
Belfast r'n'b band Them including vocalist Van Morrison record Gloria and other tracks in Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, UK.
The T-Bones play at The Marquee, Soho, London, UK.
The Beatles record It's Only Love, for their second film soundtrack album Help!, at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK.
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The Dae-B-Four play at The Jolly Gardeners, Isleworth, England, UK.
The Small Faces play at The Cavern In The Town, off Leicester Square, London, England, UK.
The Jefferson Airplane becomes the first San Francisco hippy band to land a record contract when they sign to RCA Records. On the same day, record producer George Martin completes post-production work on The Beatles album Rubber Soul, in Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
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UK psychedelic band Kaleidoscope come to the end of a month of recording their album Tangerine Dream for Fontana Records.
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Georgie Fame continues with his three-week long Christmas engagement at the Mayfair Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe.
Pink Floyd play at The Cheetah Club, Brussels, Belgium, Europe.
Jimi Hendrix records Voodoo Child with Steve Winwood on organ, Jack Casady on bass, Larry Coryell on guitar and Mitch Mitchell on drums, at The Record Plant, New York City, USA. The songs Cherokee Mist and Three Little Bears are recorded at the same session.
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The Seekers play at The ABC, Exeter, England, UK, Europe.
Hit-making street busker Don Partridge appears on UK tv show Whistle Stop.
The Foundations play the fourth of six nights in Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Maurice Gibb of The Bee Gees plays croquet with his wife, Lulu, at The Old Barn, Stanmore, London, UK, on the 32 acre estate of The Bee Gees' manager Robert Stigwood. The event is a photo-opportunity to publicise a new single by Tin Tin, a duo produced by Maurice Gibb.
The London Youth Jazz Orchestra with Monty Sunshine play at Barking College Of Technology, Dagenham, England, UK, Europe.
John Lennon releases a new album, Mind Games on Apple Records in the USA.
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The Paul McCartney And Wings album Band On The Run is released on Apple Records in the UK.
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Alvin Lee And Company play at Lisner Auditorium, WashingtonDC, USA.
Marvin Gaye, Santana and Elvis Costello are among the artists performing at the 14th Annual Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland, Europe.
The Police play at Kyuden Taiiku-kan, Fukuoka, Japan, Asia.
The Police, Joan Jett, Madness and R.E.M. play at JFK Stadium, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
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Black Roots play at The 100 Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Eric Clapton plays at The Festehalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
The Rolling Stones play in The Hummingbird, Birmingham, UK, supported by the Dan Reed Network.
German electronic rock pioneers Kraftwerk play the first of two rare London, UK, dates at Brixton Academy.
Deftones play at Wembley Arena, London, UK.
Phil Collins plays in the Sazka Arena, Prague, Czech Republic, Europe.
The Hoosiers play at the O2 Shepherd's Bush Empire, London.
Roger Daltrey of The Who takes time out to meet with an old fan of the band, Stephanie Zimmerman, at the cafe in The Wallace Collection, London, England, UK, Europe.
It is reported that celebrated jazz star Jamie Cullum has proposed to his girlfriend Sophie Dahl.
Amy Winehouse makes a surprise appearance, performing with Mark Ronson at The 100 Club in London, UK.
General Fiasco play at Underworld, London, UK.
PR company The Outside Agency, in London, England, UK, is advised that David Bowie is about to release a new single and album.
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Motorhead play at Explanada VFG, Guadalajara, Mexico, Central America.
Mick Farren, rock musician, author and journalist, dies aged 69, after collapsing onstage during a performance at The Borderline, London, UK, with his band The Deviants as part of the Atomic Sunshine Festival.
1960s pop hitmaker Twinkle dies aged 66 in the Isle Of Wight, England, UK, after suffering from cancer for five years.
On their 100-date Global Spirit Tour, Depeche Mode play at Ostragehege, Dresden, Germany, Europe.
Nilufer Yanya, Joe Fox and Westerman play at The Jazz Cafe, Camden Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
On the third leg of their 100-date Global Spirit Tour, Depeche Mode play the first of two nights at The Mercedes-Benz Arena, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
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