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Today's edition of Sheet Music Magazine is a special number devoted to Easy Organ sheet music for Whitney Houston
's hit songs.
' Episteme plays at The Wilde Theatre, South Hill Park, Bracknell, UK.
The Jan Garbarek
Quartet plays at The Great Hall, Dartington, UK.
The Jan Garbarek
Quartet plays at The Trades Club, Leeds, UK.
Radio station KMET in Los Angeles, California, USA, signs off after nineteen years on the air. The station had been a pioneer of underground progressive rock programming.
is inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in New York City, USA.
Shad Gregory Moss is born in Columbus, Ohio, USA. He will find fame as rapper L'il Bow Wow.
With Or Without You by U2
enters the UK pop singles chart, where it will peak at No4.
Aged 69, legendary jazz drummer Buddy Rich
dies in Los Angeles, California, USA, after undergoing surgery for a brain tumour.
When Kim Wilde's version of You Keep Me Hanging On
enters the Top 10 of The Billboard
Singles Chart, it becomes the first song of the rock era to reach the Top 10 in the USA in three different versions. The previous hit versions were by The Supremes
in 1966 and Vanilla Fudge
in 1967. Phil Collins
will also release the song as an album track in 2010.
Bandleader and recording artist Sammy Kaye
dies of cancer in Ridgewood, New Jersey, USA.
plays at Stadio Comunale, Florence, Italy, Europe.
Ben And Jerry's Ice Cream announces the launch of a new flavour, Cherry Garcia, named in honour of The Grateful Dead
's guitarist Jerry Garcia
When reggae band Jah Love plays at the Key Largo club, Belmar, New Jersey, they are joined for two songs by Bruce Springsteen
Kenneth 'Thumbs' Carllisle
dies from a heart attack while driving from Chattanooga, Tennessee, USA, to Decatur, Georgia. Carllisle was a highly-acclaimed guitarist known for playing lead guitar with the instrument lying across his lap. He played for many years with Little Jimmy Dickens
and Roger Miller
Money For Nothing
by Dire Straits
is the first video aired on the newly launched tv music channel MTV Europe. The song is particularly appropriate because it includes the line, "I want my MTV."
Vocalist/guitarist/songwriter Lindsey Buckingham
of Fleetwood Mac
meets with the rest of the band to discuss his recent decision not to tour in support of their latest album, Tango In The Night
. The meeting ends in a screaming match in the driveway between Buckingham and his former partner Stevie Nicks
. She subsequently identifies this as the date on which "the new history of Fleetwood Mac
, supported by Level 42, plays the first of two nights at Grant Stadium, New York City, USA.
Hair-metal band Tuff play their first show with new vocalist Stevie Rachelle, as support to Warrant
at The Roxy, Los Angeles, California, USA.
reaches No1 in the Billboard
singles chart in the USA with Who's That Girl.
Singer-songwriter Amy MacDonald
is born in Bishopbriggs, Scotland, UK, Europe.
Jazz and blues trumpeter Jordan Sandke, plays the second of two nights at The West End Cafe, 2911 Broadway
, New York City, USA, with Jaki Byard
on piano and Kenny Washington
plays the third of eight non-consecutive nights at Wembley Arena, London, England, UK, Europe.
begin a British tour at The Coliseum, St Austell, Cornwall.
On their Slippery When Wet tour
, Bon Jovi
play the last of three nights at The Neal S. Blaisdell Center, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA. This show concludes the Slippery When Wet tour.
Sixteen year old Tiffany (Darwisch) becomes the youngest female ever to top the Billboard
Top 40 Singles chart in the USA, with a mostly in tune cover version of the Tommy James And The Shondells classic I Think We’re Alone Now.
Rock movie Eddie And The Cruisers
, starring Tom Berenger and Michael Pare, has its video premiere in Japan, Asia.
During their Crest Of A Knave tour, Jethro Tull
play at Nassau Coliseum, Hempstead, New York State, USA.
Barcelona, a duet by Freddie Mercury of Queen and opera diva Montserrat Caballe, peaks at No8 in the UK singles chart.
At Maidstone Crown Court, Maidstone, Kent, England, UK, Europe, former Clash drummer Topper Headon is jailed for 15 months after selling heroin to a man who subsequently died.
plays at Draken, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
The Jerry Garcia
Acoustic Band plays at The Warfield Theater, San Francisco, California, USA.
Florida nightclub owner Luc Havan, accused of an act of "aggravated battery" which cost virtuoso jazz-rock-fusion bassist Jaco Pastorius
his life, has the charge changed to second-degree murder.
Nikki Sixx of glam-rock combo Mötley Crüe suffers a heroin overdose, but is revived shortly thereafter.