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Popular recording artist Ada Jones
appears at "The Opera House, Pottstown, Pennsylvania, USA, where she is reported to have sung "several coon and character songs".
Local farmer and folk singer John Strachan
spends the second of two days recording songs in Crichie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, with folklorist/producer Alan Lomax
which will appear on the LP Songs From Aberdeenshire.
Cumberland Gap by Lonnie Donegan begins its second month at No1 in the UK pop singles chart.
David McClusky, future drummer with The Bluebells
, is born in Scotland.
Rickie Lee Jones
plays at The Odeon, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. Her current boyfriend, Tom Waits
is accompanying her on the tour.
play in The Odeon, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
play at The Pavilion, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
play at The Venue, London, England, UK, Europe.
begin a British tour at Fat Sam's, Dundee, Scotland, UK, Europe.
play the first of three nights at Hammersmith Odeon, London, England, UK, Europe.
, guitarist of the Rolling Stones
, receives medical treatment for an infected finger, pricked the day before during rehearsals in Glasgow, Scotland, UK. Two shows at Wembley Stadium and one at Cardiff Arms Park have to be rescheduled.
appear on the cover of UK pop weekly NME (New Musical Express).
release their third album, Lovelife, in the UK on 4AD Records. It will peak at No8 in the UK albums chart.
play at Carling Academy, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
play the first of two nights at The Academy, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Fran Healey of Travis is in Malual Kon, Sudan, Africa, on a visit on behalf of the Save The Children fund, intended to help raise awareness internationally of the problems faced by Sudanese children.
, Travis, Queens Of The Stone Age
, Bright Eyes, Interpol
, The Bravery, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Nine Black Alps and others play on the second day of the T In The Park Festival 2005
, Balado, Kinross, Scotland, UK.
A 24-year-old man is seriously injured when he falls 15 feet from a balcony at The Prodigy's concert in Caird Hall, Dundee, Scotland. He is taken by ambulance to Ninewells Hospital.
The PPL Parliamentary Jazz Awards
, attended by culture minister Ed Vaizey, are held in the Terrace Pavilion, House of Commons, London, UK. Mark Lockheart wins the jazz musician honour and No Messin'
by The Gareth
Lockrane Septet wins the jazz album award. Other winners include Jazz Ensemble - The Nigel Price Organ Trio; jazz venue - The Jazz Bar (Edinburgh jazz broadcaster - Alyn Shipton; jazz publication - Jazzwise. The event is hosted by Paul Gambaccini and guests are treated to a live performance by 2009 Jazz Musician of the Year Phil Robson with vocalist Christine Tobin.
play at Room At The Top, Bathgate, Scotland.
play at The Brudenell Social Club, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
launches her new LP, Upper Hell, with a gig at Stereo, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
play at Broadcast, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.
and The Gori Women's Choir play at The Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Singer-songwriter Lucy Spraggan
plays at Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
On a European tour in support of their LP Mindfucker, Monster Magnet
play at The Garage, Glasgow, Scotland, UK, Europe.