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Vincent's Orchestra is playing in The Oakland Hotel, Grafton, West Virginia, USA.
William H. West's Big Minstrels are playing at The California Theatre, San Francisco, California, USA.
The City Club Burlesquers are appearing at The Standard Theatre, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
Band comes to the end of an 85-day engagement at The Steel Pier
, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
Saxophonist and clarinetist Joe Hayman
is born in Little Rock, Arkansas, USA.
Song and dance duo Newson And Marsh are among the acts appearing at The Plaza Theatre, Bridgeport, Connectiocut, USA.
The musical comedy movie Call Me Madam
, written by Irving Berlin
and starring Ethel Merman, Donald O'Connor and George Sanders, opens in Sweden, Europe.
B.B.King and his band play to a 2,400 capacity crowd, at the Savoy Ballroom, Hollywood, supported by The Johnny Otis
Show and The Platters
In a move designed to boost Capitol Records
' blues and r'n'b roster, Dakota Staton
is signed to a recording contract with the label in the USA.
plays the fifth night of a week of shows at The International Club, New York City, USA.
Controversial stand-up comedian (and recording artist) Lenny Bruce is ordered to be confined at the State Rehabilitation Center at Chico, California, USA, for treatment of his drug addiction.
The Joe Pass
Quartet records Sunday In New York, Love With The Proper Stranger, Love Theme Of Tom Jones
and Manha De Carnavalin Los Angeles, Caifornia, USA.
During a month-long tour, The Four Seasons
play at Old Orchard Beach, Maine, USA
The highest new entry in Cash Box
magazine chart of the 100 best-selling singles in the USA is Papa's Got A Brand New Bag by James Brown
And The Famous Flames, entering at No66.
is scheduled to begin recording soundtrack material for his next movie, Paradise Hawaiian Style, at Paramount Pictures in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, but he fails to turn up, claiming to be ill.
Rich Truel, drummer of Los Angeles-based alternative rock band Possum Dixon
, is born.
play at Ciro's Le Disc, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Alisha Ann Itkin is born in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. She will find success as freestle and dance pop vocalist Alisha
play at The Railway Hotel, Wealdstone, England, UK, Europe.
Bill Justis, best known for his 1950s instrumental hit, Raunchy, dies in Nashville, Tennessee
, USA, aged 55.
grants a rare interview to Martin Keller of the Minneapolis City Pages
newspaper. He tells Keller, "Those who care now where Bob Dylan
is at, they should listen to Shot Of Love
off the Shot Of Love
album. It's my most perfect song. It defines where I am spiritually, musically, romantically and whatever else."
performs a hits medley and sucks a lollipop throughout a rendition of We Are The World at the 22nd American Music Awards, in The Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Ty Segall and La Luz play at Danforth Music Hall, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
On his Botanical Gardens tour, Don McLean
plays at The U sher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.