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, highly acclaimed British rock vocalist and guitarist who almost got the job of singer with Led Zeppelin
, is born in Great Paxton, Cambridgeshire, UK.
Malcolm Winfield Travis is born in Niskayuna, New York State, USA. He will find acclaim as Malcolm Travis
for his work as a drummer with for his work with Human Sexual Response, The Zulus, Sugar (with Bob Mould
and David Barbe), No Man (with Roger Miller
), and Kustomized (with Peter Prescott).
A lengthy letter written by Bob Dylan
appears in this day's edition of US folk music magazine Broadside
magazine. Among other things, the letter ruminates on Dylan's mixed feelings about fame.
Theresa Beth is born in Anaheim, California, USA. She will find fame as Tairrie B
of Manhole, Tura Satana, My Ruin and The LVRS.
are working on the songs Long Title : Do I Have To Do This All Over Again? and Merry Go Round, at RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. It is believed that Stephen Stills
and Neil Young
of Buffalo Springfield
played guitar on these tracks.
The Steve Miller Band
plays the second of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Grateful Dead
play at McFarlin Auditorium at SMU, Dallas, Texas, USA.
perform Stairway To Heaven live for the first time, during a show at the Ulster Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe. (Editor's note : It's worth remembering that there's a Highway To Hell but only a Stairway To Heaven. Maybe that says something about how many folks go to each of them.)
play at the City Hall, Sheffield, England, UK, Europe.
Nik Kershaw enters the UK singles chart with Wouldn't It Be Good, which will peak at No 4.
' British tour plays at Coventry Polytechnic, Coventry, England, UK, Europe.
plays at L'Olympia, Paris, France, Europe, with Thrashing Doves.
Nirvana play their much-bootlegged Blind Pig
, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA, concert. Support bands on this show are Tad and Victim's Family.
The Rattlers, Positive I.D., Aurora, Ant Farm, The Oilmen and Faceless play at The Channel, Boston
, Massachusetts, USA.
When Eric Clapton
plays the first of two nights at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA, the show is recorded and tracks will be included on Clapton's double-live album, One More Car, One More Rider.
play at The 930 Club, Washington DC, USA. The concert is Web-cast live on NPR.org.
plays at Easter Road Football Stadium, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
plays the first of two nights at Wembley Arena, Wembley, London, UK.
When Arctic Monkeys
play at The Apollo, Manchester, UK, the gig is filmed and will be released as the live DVD At The Apollo, and will also receive a limited cinema release.
, with special guest Roger Daltrey
of The Who, plays at the Summerfest in Marcus Amphitheatre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
On their Live 2011
tour, Bon Jovi
play the second of two nights at The United Center, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Universal Music Group (UMG), headquartered in Santa Monica, California, USA, announces that it has completed its previously announced parlophone
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Label Group (PLG) to Warner Music Group for
plays at Gran Teatro Geox, Padua, Italy, Europe.
play at The Old Fire Station, Bournemouth, UK.
And The Rumour release a new album, Mystery Glue, in the UK. The album features the original line-up of the band from the mid-70s.
play at Rough Trade, Brooklyn, New York City, USA.
The Stone Roses
play at The Nippon Budokan, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.