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Scotland

The Edinburgh Gazette reports that music hall artiste Charles Robinson Warren of 186 Shaftesbury Avenue, London, UK, has been declared bankrupt.
A package tour starring Cliff Richard and The Shadows with Jackie Trent, The Trebletones, The Breakaways and Alan Randall plays at The Gaumont, Southampton, UK.
The Rolling Stones' fourth UK tour continues at The City Hall, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, supported by Peter And Gordon, The Overlanders, The Barron Knights, David John And The Mood, Julie Grant and Tony Marsh.
The Kinks play at The Town Hall, Elgin, Scotland, UK.
Lulu And The Luvvers, The Smokestacks and The Iveys play at Ritz Entertainments Club (a.k.a. The Ritz), Skewen, South Wales, UK. The Iveys will find greater success after a name-change to Badfinger.
The Beatstalkers play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
Bob Dylan is in Columbia Records studios in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, working on the album Nashville Skyline.
As Neil Armstrong steps onto the surface of the moon, Pink Floyd are in a BBC tv studio in London, UK, playing live music to accompany the historic event. This moment will also provide inspiration for songs including Armstrong, Aldrin And Collins by The Byrds, and Moon Hop by Derrick Morgan, which will be covered by Symarip as Skinhead Moonstomp. Also, Armstrong's famous quote, "One small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind", will appear as a sample at the start of the Little Caesar cover version of The Whole Of The Moon, originally written and recorded by The Waterboys.
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Tom Paxton plays at The Music Hall, Aberdeen, Scotland.
Thunderclap Newman play at the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Yes play at Syria Mosque, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, supported by Deep Purple.
Dougie Payne, bassist and backing vocalist of Travis is born in Glasgow, Scotland.
The Sutherland Brothers and The Pretty Things play at Manchester Polytechnic, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
The Sutherland Brothers and The Groundhogs perform live sets on BBC Radio 1's Peter Drummond Show in London, England, UK, Europe.
The No1 album in the UK is Rollin’ by the Bay City Rollers.
Dexys Midnight Runners play at The Ush er Hall in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
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Hambi And The Dance play at The Polytechnic, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
Big Country enter the UK singles chart for the first time with their second single, Fields Of Fire. It will peak at No10.
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Bob Dylan is recording material for the album Knocked Out, Loaded, with Dave Stewart of the Eurythmics at Church Studios in Crouch End, London, England, UK, Europe.
One of the UK's most colourful rock entrepreneurs, Dave Robinson of Stiff Records, resigns from the board of the label he had founded more than a decade earlier.
Big Country play the second of four nights at The Palace Of Sports, Moscow, Russia, Europe.
On his Rei Momo solo tour, David Byrne of Talking Heads plays at Constitution Hall, Washington DC, USA.
Robert Plant And Jimmy Page play the second of two nights at The Point, Dublin, Ireland, Europe, with special guests Big Country. On this night they play a second show, an 'Unplugged' performance at midnight at The River Club, Dublin.
At French President Francois Mitterrand's Funeral in Jarnac, France, Europe, his wife and his long term mistress stood side-by-side at the grave, accompanied by their respective legitimate and illegitimate children. Some years later, when Alex Kapranos of Franz Ferdinand reads about the funeral, he will be inspired to write the song Goodbye Lovers And Friends.
Lucy Kaplansky plays at the Jazz Cafe, Camden Town, London, England, UK, Europe.
Pretty Girls Make Graves and Your Enemies Friends play at King Tuts, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
When the recently re-formed Wet Wet Wet play at The Metro Arena, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe, lead singer Marti Pellow upsets fans who have paid £300 to meet the band backstage by telling the assembled throng how much he hates such occasions.
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Brian McFadden plays at The Armadillo, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Brad Paisley sings When I Get Where I'm Going during the funeral of Buck Owens at the Valley Baptist Church in Bakersfield, California, USA. Also on hand are Dwight Yoakam, Garth Brooks, Chris Hillman, Herb Pedersen, Lulu Roman, John Berry and Trace Adkins
Katzenjammer play at Oran Mor, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
On the second leg of their Unleashed tour, Fleetwood Mac play at the Qwest Center, Omaha, Nebraska.
It is announced that downloads are now accounting for one in six albums sold in the UK after increasing their sales over the past 12 months by 35.4%.
Isobel Campbell and Mark Lanegan release the album Hawk in the UK.
Josh Ritter plays at Oran Mor, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Mogwai play at Perth Theatre, Perth, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Mogwai play at Voxhall, Aarhus, Denmark, Europe.
The Sunday Times Rich List reveals Adele to be the UK's richest young musician with a £30m fortune. Sir Paul McCartney is wealthiest music millionaire overall with £680m. Ed Sheeran, who will top the list a few years later is at joint 17th in the young musicians' section with £5m, along with the members of One Direction and Emeli Sande.
Eddie Reader plays at The Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Scotland.
Simple Minds play at Werfthalle, Goppingen, Germany, Europe.
Paolo Nutini plays at The Tivoli, Utrecht, Holland, Europe.
Lana Del Rey releases a new single, West Coast, as a digital download on Polydor Records in the UK.
Singer-songwriter Ally Kerr plays at The Minstrel Festival, Zwolle, Netherlands, Europe.
During their Mechanical Bull Tour, Kings Of Leon play at The Hydro Arena, Glasgow, Scotland.
Biffy Clyro play at Gurtenfestival 2014, Gurten, Berne, Switzerland, Europe.
Joan As Police Woman plays at The Liquid Rooms, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
Annie Lennox releases her new album, Nostalgia, as a CD, vinyl LP, DVD and digital download on Universal Records in Germany, Europe. The album consists of cover versions of classic songs.
Ellipsis, the seventh album by Biffy Clyro, enters the UK Albums Chart at No1. On the same day it also hits No1 in Germany, Switzerland and Ireland.
On the second North American leg of his ÷ Tour, Ed Sheeran plays at Nissan Stadium, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, supported by Snow Patrol and Lauv.
On the second North American leg of his ÷ Tour, Ed Sheeran plays at The AT+T Stadium, Arlington, Texas, USA, supported by Snow Patrol and Lauv.
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