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On the Who Am I tour, Nick Jonas and The Administration play at the Ryman Auditorium, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
On the Who Am I tour, Nick Jonas and The Administration play at the Rosemont Theatre, Rosemont, Illinois, USA.
On their Face To Face Tour, Elton John and Billy Joel play at The Rose Garden, Portland Oregon, USA.
When rapper Fabolous plays at Quo, New York City, USA, the show has to be stopped by security guards when a drunk member of the audience jumps stage and begins rapping with the artist.
Lifehouse release their fifth studio album, Smoke And Mirrors, on Geffen Records in the United Kingdom.
The Drive-By Truckers release their tenth album, The Big To-Do, in the UK on PIAS Records.
The Neil Young Trunk Show, a new film about Neil Young directed by Jonathan Demme, premieres at the South by Southwest (SXSW) Film Conference and Festival, in the Paramount Theatre in Austin, Texas, USA. The film depticts Young in concert at Upper Darby, Pennsylvania in 2007.
On their Circle Tour, Bon Jovi play the second of two nights at the Mohegan Sun Arena, Uncasville, Connecticut, USA.
We Have Band release their debut album, WHB, in the UK.
Julian Casablancas of The Strokes plays a solo concert at The Vic Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Courtney Love tells UK music weekly the NME that she is changing her name to Courtney Michelle because she can no longer stand the name Courtney Love.
White Rabbits play at The Great Escape at Brighton Coalition, Brighton, UK.
Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers appear on tv show Saturday Night Live in the USA, performing I Should Have Known It and Jefferson Jericho Blues.
Nickelback play at The Allstate Arena, Rosemont, Illinois, USA.
The Neil Cowley Trio play at The Corn Exchange, Newbury, UK.
Paul Weller plays the third of five nights at The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK.
The DVD/Blu-Ray U2 360 At The Rose Bowl is released in the United Kingdom. The release features an October 2009 concert by U2 at The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California, USA. The concert was filmed using 27 high-definition cameras, and was also broadcast live over the internet attracting nearly 10m viewers from 188 countries.
Shakira, Alicia Keys, John Legend and Black Eyed Peas perform at the Kick-Off Celebration Concert to mark the start of the FIFA World Cup in Orlando Stadium, Soweto, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Muse play the first of two nights at the Stade de France, Paris, France, Europe.
A free concert by Drake and Hanson at South Street Seaport, New York City, USA, is cancelled at the last moment causing chaos and anger in the 250,000 crowd.
Yusuf Islam, formerly known as Cat Stevens, plays the first of two nights at The Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania.
Tom Petty And the Heartbreakers play the second of two nights at The Summerfest, Marcus Amphitheatre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
On his Twisted Road tour, Neil Young plays at the Fox Theatre, Oakland, California, USA, supported by Bert Jansch.
The Coral play at The Philharmonic, Liverpool, England, UK.
Public Image Ltd play at Shepherd's Bush Empire, London, England, UK.
Kanye West, formerly an outspoken critic of Twitter, finally opens his own Twitter account and immediately gains over 150,000 followers.
On his My World tour, Justin Bieber plays at Boyne Mountain, Boyne City, Michigan, USA.
The Dead Weather play a 'secret gig' at the closing night [prior to renovations] of Don Hill's, New York City, USA.
A portion of Interstate 40 in Shelby County is officially re-named The Isaac Hayes Memorial Highway during a ceremony held at Memorial Park Cemetary, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, in honour of Isaac Hayes.
On a co-headlining tour, David Gray and Ray Lamontagne play at The Dodge Theatre, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
The Vaselines play at The Bongo Club, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The Script play at De Montfort Hall, Leicester, UK.
Vampire Weekend play the second of three nights at Radio City Music Hall, New York City, USA.
Harry Connick Jr. plays at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Barenaked Ladies come to the end of a UK tour at the O2 Academy, Glasgow, Scotland.
Jackson Browne plays at The Riverside Theatre, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
Blues-rock guitarist Kenny Wayne Shepherd releases new live album, Live In Chicago, which was recorded at The House Of Blues Chicago.
Liverpool band Clinic release their sixth album, Bubblegum, in the UK.
Court Yard Hounds, a duo comprised of Emily Robison and Martie Maguire of The Dixie Chicks, play the first of two nights at The Union Chapel, Islington, London, UK.
During his 20Ten Tour, Prince plays at the Mediolanum Forum, Milan, Italy, Europe.
On their World Magnetic tour Metallica play at Santa Monica Airport, Santa Monica, California, USA.
The View play at The Queen Margaret Union [QMR], Glasgow, Scotland.
Inme play their album White Butterfly in full during a gig at Moho Live, Manchester, UK.
B.B. King, Sara Barellies, Common, Maroon 5, Jackie Evancho and Jim James of My Morning Jacket perform at the 87th annual Lighting Of The National Christmas Tree, in the presence of President Obama and The First Lady in The Ellipse, Washington, DC, USA.
As Tall As Lions play 'A Farewell Show' at Lincoln Hall, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Smoking Popes play at Reggie's Rock Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.