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Boston-born popular singer Andrew Mack is appearing in "His Greatest Success" Tom Moore, at The Herald Square Theatre, New York City, USA. The newspaper ad for the show urges "Hear Mack's sweet songs".
Thaddeus Cahill is granted another patent in respect of an apparatus for generating and distributing music electrically. Cahill was an electronic music innovator, best-known as the inventor of The Telharmonium.
Duke Ellington plays at The Southland Cafe, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
The Count Basie Septet plays the third of seven nights at The Hi-Hat, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Ruby Braff And His Dixieland Band play at Seaview, Beverly, Massachusetts, USA.
Dion, Roy Orbison, Ray Peterson, Freddy Cannon and Tony Orlando play the first of two nights in Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
The landing gear fails on an aeroplane carrying country singer Rose Maddox to Logan Airport, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The plane spins into Boston Harbor, but only one passenger dies.
During a month-long tour, The Four Seasons play at Surf, Nantasket, Massachusetts, USA.
Mike Gordon, bassist of Phish, is born un Sudbury, Massachusetts, USA.
Tom Rush plays the first of two nights at Club 47, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
The Grass Roots, The Beacon Street Union and The East Side Kids play the second of two nights at The Cheetah, Venice, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Jeff Beck plays at The Boston Tea Party, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Lawyer Henry Steingarten writes to Jimi Hendrix about various worrying legal matters, including the recent cancellation of various live dates.
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Rod Stewart And The Faces play in The Boston Garden, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
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The J. Geils Band plays in San Diego, California, USA.
The Allman Brothers Band plays at McGuirk Alumni Stadium, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Bonnie Raitt and Lonnie Liston Smith.
Donna Summer marries singer and songwriter Bruce Sudano in The Church on the Way in Los Angeles, California, USA, and the pair work as a songwriting duo.
On their Southern Accents tour, Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers play at The Centrum Center, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA.
On their Third Stage Tour, Boston play the second of three nights at The Forum, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their The Prayer tour, The Cure play at The CNE Grandstand, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, supported by Love And Rockets, Pixies and Shelleyan Orphan.
On his Rei Momo solo tour, David Byrne of Talking Heads plays the last of three solo shows at The Orpheum Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On their Pump Tour, Aerosmith play at The Salt Palace, Salt lake City, Utah, USA.
New Kids On The Block begin their Magic Summer tour with a show at The Playhouse, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
On his Manic Nirvana tour, Robert Plant plays the second of two nights at Great Woods Amphitheatre, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA.
Big Dipper, Yo La Tengo, Th ePiv-Nerts and Chloroform Kate play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Ice T, Donald D. and Gangstarr Posse play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Aerosmith are recorded for their appearance on MTV Unplugged, which will be broadcast during September.
Black Uhuru, Yellowman and Sophia George play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On their Pump tour, Aerosmith play at Maimarkt-Gelände, Mannheim, Germany, Europe.
Aerosmith play at The Hard Rock Cafe, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Merl Saunders And The Rainforest Band play at The Channel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Steven Tyler of Aerosmith announces in Los Angeles, California, USA, that he and Teresa, his wife of seventeen years, have separated.
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Bob Dylan And Merle Haggard play the second of three nights at the Orpheum Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On her Living Room tour, Carole King plays at The Cape Cod Melody Tent, Hyannis, Massachusetts, USA.
On her Greatest Hits tour, Donna Summer plays in Sterling Heights, Michigan, USA.
Influential rapper Guru, best-known as front man for Gang Starr, dies in New York City, USA, aged 43, after a long battle with cancer. He had been in a coma for several weeks.
Furthur play at LeLacheur Park, Lowell, Massachusetts, USA.
Jackson Browne plays at the Bank of America Pavilion in Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at Agganis Arena, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
James Taylor [the singer-songwriter, not the jazz musician] is presented with the Montreal Jazz Festival Spirit Award at the Salon Vert of Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, during The Festival International de Jazz de Montreal.
Aerosmith play at O2 World, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Pixies, Bastille, Interpol, Bad Religion, The Wombats, The Broilers and others play at The Southside Festival, take-off GewerbePark, Neuhausen ob Eck, Germany, Europe.
The Paper Kites play at Brighton Music Hall, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Aerosmith play at The Xfinity Center, Mansfield, Massachusetts, USA
Saxon play at The House Of Blues, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Armoured Saint.
Animal Collective play at Royale Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
Hot Tuna play at Kent Stage, Kent, Ohio, USA.
On their 25th Anniversary Of Images And Words tour, Dream Theater play at Le Zenith, Paris, France, Europe.
On her Mad Love tour, Jojo plays at The Blue Note, Columbia, Missouri, USA.
On their 25th Anniversary Of Images And Words tour, Dream Theater play at The Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.