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Into It. Over It. play at The Spaceship, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah play at Club Quattro, Nagoya, Japan, Asia.
Kasabian play at Yokohama Blitz, Yokohama, Japan.
Van Halen, newly re-formed, release a new single, Tattoo, in the USA.
Real Estate play at The Higher Ground Music Hall, South Burlington, Vermont, USA.
The Live Music Bill, aimed at stopping bureaucracy from smothering small scale live music, completes its passage through Parliament, when it is passed through the House of Lords, London, England, UK, Europe.
Attack Attack! play at The OmnirnToledo, Ohio, USA.
Feeder play at The Lemon Grove, Exeter, UK.
Reggae DJ King Stitt dies at his home in Nannyville, Kingston, Jamaica, Caribbean. He had recently been in hospital but the cause of his death is not disclosed.
Mutemath play at Club Nokia, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their Fallen Empires tour, Snow Patrol play at The LG Arena, Birmingham, UK.
James Morrison plays at Cliffs Pavilion, Southend, UK.
The Poetry of Bob Dylan, an evening of discussion of Bob Dylan's song lyrics, with experts Clinton Heylin, Jackie Oates, Dorian Lynskey and Sophie Solomon, is held as part of Jewish Book Week at King's Place, London, UK.
Grainne Duffy releases her second album, Test Of Time, on GD Records in the UK.
Bon Iver play the second of two nights at The Town Hall, Wellington, New Zealand, Oceania.
Chicago-based blues guitarist Eddie King dies aged 73 at Sharon Elm Healthcare Center, Peoria, Illinois, USA.
Chris Rea plays at The International Centre, Harrogate, UK.
Delta Spirit play at Union Transfer, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Willie Nelson takes part in the ceremonial unveiling of a statue erected in his honour in Austin, Texas, USA.
On the North American leg of their Made In Germany tour, Rammstein, play at St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA.
Carrie Underwood releases a new album, Blown Away, on Arista Records.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays at The KFC Yum! Center, Louisville, Kentucky, USA.
Beat Connection play at The Casbah, San Diego, California, USA.
Tim Burgess and Mark Collins of The Charlatans perform live on Spitbank Fort, a mile offshore from Portsmouth Harbour, Portsmouth, UK, in front of an audience of sixty fans. The special show is a warm-up gig for the Isle of Wight Festival.
On The Wall Tour 2012, Roger Waters plays at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Everclear play at The Mountain Winery, Saratoga, California, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers play at Werchter Festival, Werchter, Belgium, Europe.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the fourth of five nights at The Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, Australia.
Florence And The Machine release a new single, Spectrum [Say My Name], as a digital download.
Tinie Tempah flies out to join Rihanna for a night of partying aboard her yacht moored off Portofino, Italy, Europe.
Ne-Yo releases a new single, Let Me Love You [Until You Learn To Love Yourself] as a digital download in the USA.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play at The Ravinia Festival Highland Park, Illinois, USA.
Jennifer Lopez plays at The AT+T Center, San Antonio, Texas, USA, supported by Enrique Iglesias and Wisin Y Mandel.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the first of two nights at Twickenham Stadium, London, UK.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays at The Stade de France, Paris, France, Europe.
Taylor Swift releases We Are Never Ever Getting Back Together, in Germany, Europe. It is the first single from her upcoming fourth studio album, Red.
The Official Charts Company releases sales figures showing that Spectrum [Say My Name] by Florence And The Machine,was the UK's biggest selling single between July 1 and September 29. Other major sellers in the same period were Maroon 5, Wiley, Stooshe and Sam And The Womp.
The Jim Jones Revue play at The Caves, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Robbie Williams releases a new single, Candy, in the UK.
On her Born This Way Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the first of two nights at Coliseo de Puerto Rico Jose Miguel Agrelot, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Central America.
Robyn plays at e-Werk, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Bruce Springsteen, Roger Waters, John Mayer and others play in a benefit concert for The Stand Up for Heroes charity at The Beacon Theatre, New York City, USA.
Conor Oberst plays in the Isaac Stern Auditorium, Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA.
Rihanna reaches No1 in the Billboard 100 album chart in the USA with Unapologetic, on sales of 238,000 copies.
Justin Bieber plays the second of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
The Rolling Stones play at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York City, USA. Lana Del Rey is among the backstage guests.