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, bass player with The Sensational Alex Harvey
Band, is born in Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.
Popular boogie-woogie pianist Winifred Atwell
, The Peterson Brothers, Bertha Ricardo and others appear for the first of six nights in the revue Empire Highlights at The Empire Theatre, Edinburgh, Scotland.
plays during a two-week engagement at The Empire Theatre, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
And His Orchestra, featuring Irma Logan, play at The Festival Hall, Kirkby In Ashfield, England, UK, Europe.
plays at The Palais, Cowdenbeath, Scotland, UK, Europe.
And The Big Sound play at The Disco Blue discotheque in Ryde, Isle Of Wight, UK.
On their second Tour of North America, The Cream
play at the State University of New York, Stoney Brook, New York State, USA.
resume their second North American tour with a gig at Massey Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
On their second North American tour, The Cream
play at Veterans Memorial Auditorium, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
When their car crashes in Scotland
, John Lennon
of The Beatles
, plus Yoko Ono and her daughter Kyoko are rushed to Lawson Memorial hospital, Golspie, Sutherland, to have their injuries attended to. Lennon is given 17 facial stitches, Ono 14 in her forehead, and Kyoko four.
UFO play at the Apollo, Glasgow, Scotland, supported by Girl.
play at The Odeon, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
play the second of two nights at the Apollo, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Tourists play at The Odeon, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe, supported by The Barracudas
. Two members of The Tourists, Annie Lennox
and Dave Stewart, will go on to form Eurythmics
and Rod Stewart
has definitely been cancelled.
UK tabloid newspaper the Daily Star reports that the proposed joint-tour of
Billy Connolly plays at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
's former paramour, Swedish actress Britt Ekland, marries Slim Jim Phantom, drummer of rockabilly revival trio The Stray Cats, in Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays the first of three nights at The City Hall, Newcastle, England, UK, Europe.
Singer-songwriter Amy MacDonald
is born in Bishopbriggs, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Scottish singer and songwriter Edwyn Collins
, formerly of Orange Juice
, suffers a brain hemorrhage, and is admitted to a London hospital in a serious condition.
and The Scorpions play at The SECC, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
releases his 45th album, Possibilities
, in the USA. The album features collaborations with John Mayer
and Angelique Kidjo, Paul Simon
, Christina Aguilera
, Annie Lennox
, Sting, Johnny lang And Joss Stone, Damien Rice
and Lisa Hannigan, Paul Midon and Trey Anastasio
On his Crazy Love tour Michael Buble
plays at the Pepsi Centre, Denver, Colorado, USA.
play at The Electric Circus, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Donovan performs at the 40th anniversary of The Fest for Beatles Fans at the Grand Hyatt in New York City, USA.
, Queens Of The Stone Age
, Bombay Bicycle Club
, Nas, Pet Shop Boys
, Solange, Julian Casablancas, MGMT
, Laura Mvula, Fatboy Slim
and others play at The Coachella Festival in the Empire Polo Grounds, Indio, California, USA.
plays at The Garage, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Folk-pop duo Hudson Taylor
begin their Singing For Strangers tour with an appearance at The Celtic Connections Festival, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
play at The Mill, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe, supported by Beast In Black and Wind Rose.