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Paul Petersen records She Rides With Me in Western Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, for Colpix Records. Brian Wilson of The Beach Boys produces the track.
Troy Dante And The Infernos play at the The City Hall, Salisbury, supported by The Crescendos featuring Joe E Martin.
Letter From Sherry by Dale Ward is the highest new entry in Cash Box magazine's chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No83.
The Group Scene 64 tour continues at The Granada, Walthamstow, London, with The Rolling Stones, The Ronettes, Swinging Blue Jeans, Johnny Kidd And The Pirates and Marty Wilde.
The Animals play a lunchtime gig at the Olympia, Reading, UK for a fee of
Cleo Laine appears on UK tv series The Arthur Haynes Show.
Muddy Waters releases the album Folk Singer, on Chess Records in the USA.
Elvis Presley continues with the shooting of location scenes for his latest movie, Roustabout, at locations in and around Los Angeles, California, USA.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play at The Hotel Pere Marquette, Peoria, Illinois, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with the shooting of location scenes for his latest movie, Roustabout, at locations in and around Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beatles second album, With The Beatles, is released in Spain, Europe, on Odeon Records.
Denny Laine And The Diplomats play at The Bull's Head, Yardley, UK.
Roy Orbison, Freddie And The Dreamers and Wayne Fontana And The Mindbenders play at The Empire, Liverpool, UK.
Roy Orbison, Freddie And The Dreamers and Wayne Fontana And The Mindbenders play at The City Hall, Newcastle, UK.
Doro Pesch, who first found success as vocalist of internationally successful German band Warlock, is born in Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
The Sammy Davis Jr Celebrity Tribute, a fund-raising benefit show for The Leukemia Society, is held at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA, featuring Steve Lawrence And Eydie Gorme, Diahann Carroll, Johnny Ray, Brook Benton, Lou Monte, Red Buttons, Sidney Poitier, Jack Carter and others.
The Rivieras play at Big Reggie's Danceland Ballroom, Excelsior Fair, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA, with The Rolling Stones as their support band. Also on the bill are Mike Waggoner And The Bops.
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The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, play at The Crawdaddy Club, Richmond, London, UK.
Jazz double bassist, composer and recording artist Philippe Aerts is born in Brussels, Belgium, Europe.
Don't Worry Baby by The Beach Boys enters Billboard's Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA at No29.
Will Calhoun is born in The Bronx, New York City, USA. He will find success as the drummer of 90s funk-metal band Living Colour.
A riot breaks out at a Rolling Stones' concert in The Empress Ballroom, Blackpool, England, UK, when guitarist Keith Richards aims a kick at a fan who has scrambled onto the stage. As a result, The Stones will be banned from playing in Blackpool, and the ban will remain in force for 44 years. Support band for this show is The Executives.
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Slim Whitman spends the first of two days recording tracks including You Belong To My Heart, In The Misty Moonlight, Silver Threads Among The Gold and My Heart Cries For You in Sunset Sound Studios, 5652 East Daniels Avenue, Dallas, Texas, USA.
How Do You Do It? by Gerry And The Pacemakers enters the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No9.
Ottawa-based rock band The Esquires release a new album, Introducing The Esquires, in Canada on Capitol Records.
Lesley Gore releases a new single, Maybe I Know, in the USA.
Sarah Vaughan, with Quincy Jones as producer, records A Taste of Honey, Shiny Stockings, Night Song, Stompin' At The Savoy, Fascinating Rhythm, The Moment of Truth and Tea for Two for Mercury Records in New York City, USA.
Bob Dylan writes a parody of a letter from his folksinger friend Joan Baez to her mother.
The Rolling Stones, Millie And The Five Embers, The Barron Knights, The Overlanders, Julie Grant and The Paramounts (later to find fame as Procol Harum], play in The Gaumont, Weymouth, UK.
The Bill Evans Trio plays the fifth night in a week of dates at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA, supported by jazz vocalist Nancy Harrow.
Jazz saxophonist Joe Harriott records the album High Spirits, for Columbia Records in Lansdowne Studios, London, UK.
The second day of the three-day-long Monterey Jazz Festival in Newport, Rhode Island, USA, features Duke Ellington, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Horace Silver Quintet, Joe Williams, The Junior Mance Trio, Big Joe Turner, Lou Rawls, Big Mama Thornton, Washboard Willie and Hank Crawford.
Barefoot songstrel Sandie Shaw hits the UK No1 slot with There's Always Something There To Remind Me. It will remain at No1 for three weeks.
Little Richard and The Merseybeats appear on UK radio show Top Gear in London, UK.
The Moody Blues play at The Crawdaddy, Richmond-On-Thames, UK.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, play at The Hippodrome, Brighton, UK.
Elvis Presley continues with filming of studio scenes for his eighteenth film, Tickle Me, at Allied Artists studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Marianne Faithfull spends the second of four days at Lansdowne Recording Studios, London, UK, working on the song Plaisir D'Amour.
Bobby Bare records Alle Glauben Dass Ich Glucklich Bin at RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. The track is co-produced by Wolf Kobitzky and Chet Atkins.
Phil Ochs plays the first of three nights at Main Point, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Zombies play at the Town Hall, Farnborough, UK.
A new pirate radio station, Radio London, begins regular transmissions from M.V. Galaxy, anchored in the Thames Estuary, England, UK. It will quickly become Britain's most popular pirate station.
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Gerry And The Pacemakers, The Hollies, Cliff Bennett And The Rebel Rousers, The Fourmost, Tommy Quickly, The Rustiks, The Remo Four and Danny Williams appear in the second night of Gerry's Christmas Cracker at The Odeon, Liverpool, UK.
Frank Ifield plays the second of six nights at The Odeon, Birmingham, UK.