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the year 1962
Jazz pianist Bill Evans and guitarist Jim Hall record I Hear A Rhapsody at Sound Makers studio, New York City, USA, for United Artists Records. (1962)
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the year 2012
Morrissey plays the second of two nights at Zepp, Tokyo, Japan. (2012)
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G u i t a r
Eric Clapton plays at The Odyssey Arena, Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK. (2004)
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C h i c a g o
Arcade Fire and The National play at The UIC Pavilion, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2011)
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T h e   B l u e s
The first day of the Pop And Blues Festival in The Grugahalle, Essen, Germany features The Flock, It's A Beautiful Day, The Groundhogs, Black Sabbath, Missus Beastly, Ekseption and The Oscar Benton Bluesband. (1970)
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the 1950s
Hot Lips Page plays the fifth night of two weeks at Birdland, New York City, USA. (1950)
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Michael Jackson
Beleagured by media at his Neverland Ranch in California, Michael Jackson issues the following statement to the press : "There are helicopters hovering above my residence, reporters staking out, and photographers lurking behind bushes, running rampant around my compound. I am respectfully requesting that media organizations please respect my privacy, and that of my children. I would greatly appreciate your cooperation." (2004)
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan begins recording sessions for his second album, Freewheelin', at Columbia Records Studio, New York City, USA. On this day he records Corinna Corinna, The Death Of Emmett Till, Talking John Birch Paranoid Blues and other tracks. (1962)
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J a z z
Dinah Shore flies from California to New York City, USA, to begin a holiday with her husband and daughter. During the family visit to the East Coast, however, she will perform at the 41st Annual US Chamber Of Commerce banquet, in Washington, DC. (1953)
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the year 2011
On her Number Ones : Up Close And Personal tour, Janet Jackson plays the last of three nights at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (2011)
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the year 1960
The Skyliners play the last of three nights at Spatz's Show Lounge, Hamilton, Ohio, USA. (1960)
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the year 1961
Paul Anka plays the first of seven nights at Blinstrub's , Boston, Massachusetts, USA. (1961)
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San Francisco
Pete And Sheila Escovedo play at Larry Blake's, Berkeley, California, USA. (1982)
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The Times reports that the recent issue of shares in The Beatles? publishing company Northern Songs has been the ?flop sans pareil? of the year. Having been issued at 7s 9d they are now languishing at 6s 6d. (1965)
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