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And His Nebraska Cornhuskers record Gonna See My
Sunday Baby Saturday Night, Which-a-way Will You Go?, Straighten
Out Your Troubles (With The Lord) and The Sandhills Of Nebraska, at
Capitol Recording Studio, 5515 Melrose Avenue, Hollywood, Los
Angeles, California, USA.
records Behind the Clouds, Precious Little Baby, Kentucky Waltz and other tracks for RCA Records at RCA Victor Studio 1, 155 East 24th Street, Manhattan, New York City, USA.
records Don't Stay Too Long, I'm Steppin' Out Of The Picture, and May The Good Lord Bless And Keep You, in Castle Studio at The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee
And His Orchestra record Hot Rod, For Squares Only, Cream'n Boogie and Open Up Them
Pearly Gates in New York City, USA.
Twelve Apache Devil Dance songs by Medicine Man Macklin Palmer, Andrew Palmer, Sinew Riley, and Tribal Judge Stanley Paxson are recorded for the Library Of Congress American Folklife Center, in Whiteriver, Arizona, USA.
records When Buddha Smiles and Sunrise Serenade in New York City, USA.
plays at The Showboat, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. This gig is said to have been used to showcase her switch from gospel to secular music.
The Corinthian Gospel Singers
record Working On The Building, A Man Called Jesus and other tracks for their Sharp Records album A City Called Heaven in the USA.
The Greater Philadelphia Citizens Committee holds an event, The Sound Of Freedom, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA, with Dr. Martin Luther King as guest speaker, and special musical performances by artists including Mahalia Jackson
Tennessee Ernie Ford
records Little Gray Donkey, What Child Is This and The Virgin's Slumber Song, in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
It is reported that 15,000 copies of the LP Mass In F Minor
by The Electric Prunes
(composed by David Axelrod) have been sold in the past month despite "an almost total lack of AM airplay exposure". The album has been promoted by Reprise Records through FM radio outlets and by marketing aimed at "underground" newspapers.
And His Orchestra begin rehearsing Ellington's Second Sacred Concert at The Cathedral Of St. John The Divine, New York City, USA.
, who had spoken out during a recent function at The White House against the war in Vietnam.
A group of seventeen young demonstrators are ejected from the National City Christian church, frequented by US President Lyndon Johnson in Washington DC, USA, after they protest about the treatment of singer
In the wake of serious drug problems, 50's rock'n'roll and pop idol Dion
DiMucci converts to Christianity.
begin a Tour of North America with pop guru the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi at Singer Bowl, New York City, USA.
enters the UK pop singles chart with Morning Has Broken which will peak at No9 during a thirteen-week run.
play at The Half Moon, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Fashion.
Daniel Amos play at Sweet Water, Los Angeles, California, USA.
play at Manchester Polytechnic, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
play at the City Hall, St Albans, England, UK, Europe.
play at The Orpheum Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, supported by Devo.
Reverend Richard Czachor, director of the Catholic Youth Center, Scranton, Pennsylvania, USA, cancels a planned show by Ozzy Osbourne
, because of the artist’s recent behaviour, such as biting heads off bats and urinating on The Alamo.
play the third of five nights at The Sports and Entertainment Centre, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania
frontman Bono holds discussions in Brussels, Belgium, Europe, with European Commission leader Jose Manuel Barroso and other world leaders, asking them
to support Africa and the momentum gained by the Live8 concerts. "Put down your national flags," he tells them. "Look up from the numbers and look to the future. People are dying for the most stupid reasons."
play a 'secret' gig at the Somerville Theatre, Somerville, Massachusetts, USA, as part of the promotion for their 12th album, No Line On The Horizon
On their 360 tour U2
play the first of two nights at Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
, bassist of U2
, reveals, 'I felt empty despite selling millions of records with U2
and living a privileged life'. the comments come during an interview in The Irish Independent newspaper when Clayton is helping to launch the Walk In My Shoes campaign to support mental health services at St Patrick's Hospital in Dublin, Ireland, Europe.