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The Bostonians troupe performs the musical comedy The Serenade at The Tivoli Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Tiger Lilies Burlesquers are appearing at The Palace Theater, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
During a concert at the Mechanic's Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, ragtime and jazz bandleader, arranger and composer James Reese Europe is attacked with a knife and killed by percussionist Herbert Wright. Europe is just 38 and dies from a severed jugular vein.
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Clarinettist Matty Matlock of The Bob Crosby Band is beaten severely by a police officer during an altercation involving a drunk sailor in the lobby of The Avery Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Stan Kenton And His Orchestra play in the Main Ballroom, Bradford Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Paul Anka is playing during a week of shows at The Frolics Club, Salisbury, Massachusetts, USA.
The Dick Clark C aravan of Stars, featuring Bobby Rydell, Chubby Checker, Freddy Cannon, The Shirelles, Gary U.S. Bonds and Johnny And The Hurricanes, plays the first of four nights at The State Fair, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
David Lovering, drummer of The Pixies is born in Burlington, Massachusetts, USA.
Doc Watson plays at Club 47, Cambridge (near Boston), Massachusetts, USA.
Brenda Lee plays the fourth night of a week of shows at Blinstrub's, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Fabian, Brenda Lee, Duane Eddy, Chubby Checker, Jimmy Clanton, Freddy Cannon, Bobby Vinton and others play in The Biggest Show Of Stars For 63, in The Forum, Wichita, Kansas, USA.
Saverio Saridis is playing at The Rveere Beach Surf Club, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Ronnie Jones plays at The Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, UK.
The Smiths play at Great Woods Performing Arts Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA.
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In court in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, Ray Charles pleads guilty on four counts of narcotics possession.
The Paupers play during four nights at The Psychedelic Supermarket, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Procol Harum play at The Boston Tea Party, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Early 60s r'n'b vocalist Joe Hinton dies of skin cancer, in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
At a show in Boston Common, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, The Allman Brothers Band names The J. Geils Band as its favorite local combo.
Aerosmith play at Max's Kansas City, New York City, USA. The band is seen at this show by Columbia Records' boss Clive Davis, who subsequently signs them to a $125,000 deal with the label.
Bruce Springsteen And The E-Street Band play the last of six nights at Paul
Squeeze play at Toad's, Long Island, New York State, USA.
On their World Vacation tour, Van Halen play at The Civic Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA.
The Cars play in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
In Boston, Massachusetts, USA, a judge rules that the name New Edition belongs to the band who perform under that name, and not to their producer Maurice Starr.
38 Special play at Great Woods Center for the Performing Arts , Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Bon Jovi.
Galaxie 500 play at The Commonwealth School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Joe Jackson plays at The Citi Club, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On their Magic Summer Tour, New Kids On The Block play the first of two nights at The NEC, Birmingham, England, UK.
On their Pump tour, Aerosmith play at Saratoga Performing Arts Center Saratoga Springs, New York State, USA.
On their Pump tour, Aerosmith, Metallica, Warrant and The Black Crowes play at The Skydome/CNE Toronto, Canada, to an audience of 60,000.
2 Live Crew, Seka, Poison Clan and Tds Mob play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Kid Crash, Sticks And Stones, Rat Alley, Mace and Cygnuss play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Nevada Beach, Cherry Wolf, The Oilmen, Exibit A and Bates Motel play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On her Greatest Hits tour, Donna Summer plays in Kettering, Ohio, USA.
Staind, 3 Doors Down and Breaking Benjamin play at Riverbend Music Center, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Green Day play at Foxboro, Massachusetts, USA.
27 release a new album, Holding On For Brighter Days, in the UK on Undergroove Records.
Tommy Sparks releases his debut album, Tommy Sparks, on Island Records in the UK.
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Evelyn Evelyn - described as the world's only conjoined-twin singer-songwriter duo - release their debut LP, Evelyn Evelyn in the USA. They are, in fact Amanda Palmer (of The Dresden Dolls) and folk-punk musician Jason Webley, dressed in connected garments.
Transit play at Oakland Metro, Oakland, California, USA.
Joanna Newsom plays at The Orpheum Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Lukas Graham play at Brighton Music Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA.
Arriving home in the UK after a South American tour, Elton John discovers he has contracted a "rare and potentially deadly" bacterial infection, following a tour of South America.
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On her Mad Love tour, Jojo plays at The Blue Note, Columbia, Missouri, USA.
On the second North American leg of his ÷ Tour, Ed Sheeran plays the second of two nights at Gillette Stadium, Foxborough, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Snow Patrol and Anne-Marie.
Powerful music business agency International Talent Booking (ITB) announces that fraudsters have been attempting to scam promoters by posing as representatives of Aerosmith and Pearl Jam. The would-be fraudsters have claimed, by e-mail, to be representing and booking Pearl Jam tours for 2015, and more recently an Aerosmith tour for 2016. In fact, both bands are represented by ITB.
Billie Eilish plays at The Blue Hills Bank Pavilion, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.