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The University Of Texas Glee And Mandolin Clubs play at Wright's Opera House, Denton, Texas, USA.
And His Texas Playboys record Never No More Blues and other tracks in Dallas, Texas, USA, for OKeh Records
is born in Lampasas
, Texas, USA. He will become successful as a vocalist, producer and music publisher, and will partner his high school friend Buddy Holly
on several occasions as a songwriter.
Songwriter and keyboard player Bobby Wood is born near New Albany, Mississippi, USA. He write songs including Crystal Gayle's Half The Way and Ronnie Milsap's He Got You, and will also play on Willie Nelson
's Always On My Mind, Garth Brooks
' The Dance and Elvis Presley
's Kentucky Rain.
Sam Andrews, guitarist for Big Brother
and the Holding Company, is born in Taft, California, USA.
Johnny Lee And His Texas Tornadoes play their regular Friday night slot at The Cascade Club, Portland, Oregon, USA.
plays a live show in Alamonesson, New Jersey, USA.
Keech Rainwater is born in Plano, Texas, USA. He will find success as the drummer of Lonestar, whose best-remembered hits include No News, Amazed and I'm Already There.
The Dukes Of Dixieland and Patrice Munsel are the musical guests on tonight's edition of The Jimmy Dean
Show on ABC-tv in the USA.
release a new single, That Boy John
, on Jubilee Records in the USA. Although it will quickly enter the singles chart, it will be immediately withdrawn when President John Kennedy is assassinated.
Leon McAuliffe And The Cimarron Boys play the first of two nights at The Panther Club, Fort Worth, Texas, USA.
An end of year survey of the UK Singles Chart reveals that the top act of the year was recently deceased country star Jim Reeves
, who outsold even The Beatles
And His Buckaroos record All I Want For Christmas Is My Daddy and Christmas Shopping, in Capitol Tower Recording Studio, Los Angeles, California, USA.
begins a week of shows at The Variety Club, Batley
, England, UK, Europe. During this week, he will meet German student Barbara Annemarie Wellhonen Jakobs in a Leeds' nightclub. They will later marry.
Al Hirt plays at East Texas State University, Commerce, Texas, USA.
play at Sam Houston Coliseum, Houston, Texas, USA.
On their World Invasion Tour,
At a Peter Frampton
gig in Hermann Park, Houston, Texas, USA, one fan is stabbed to death, a second is killed by a gunshot, and a third seriously injured in another knifing incident.
Z.Z. Top release a new single, TV Dinners
, on Warner Bros in the UK.
plays at Don Amigos, Odessa, Texas, USA.
, former manager of Grand Funk Railroad
, is stabbed to death at the age of 61, in Temple, Texas, USA, while attempting to prevent an argument between his daughter and her boyfriend, Donald Fair, over Fair's use of methamphetamine.
The Vans Warped Tour, plays at The Verizon Wireless Amphitheater, San Antonio, Texas, USA, with a bill including My Chemical Romance
, The Offspring
, Fall Out Boy
, The Transplants, MxPx, All-American Rejects, Dropkick Murphys
, Thrice, Atreyu
and Senses Fail.
plays at Red Rocks Amphitheater, Morrison, Colorado, USA.
I Am tour
plays the second of two nights at the O2 Arena, London, England, UK, Europe. She is unexpectedly joined during the encore by George Michael
who duets with her on If I Were A Boy.
plays at S.P.A.C.E., Evanston, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
plays at Walmart Arkansas Music Pavillion, Rogers, Arkansas, USA, with special guests The Swon Brothers and RaeLynn.
And The BFGs play at Charleston Music Hall, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
The Dixie Chicks
play at The Xfinity Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.