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the year 1962
Woody Herman And His Orchestra play in The Queensbury Hotel, Glen Falls, New York State, USA. (1962)
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the year 2012
Baroness play at Raucherkammer, Wiesbaden, Germany, Europe. (2012)
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G u i t a r
Bruce Woodley, a founding member of The Seekers, is born in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. (1942)
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C h i c a g o
John Densmore of The Doors, Bonnie Raitt and others are arrested in Itasca, near Chicago, Illinois, USA, for demonstrating against a company which they claim destroys the rainforest. (2001)
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T h e   B l u e s
Bill Doggett plays at the Flame Lounge, Detroit, Michigan, USA. (1958)
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the 1950s
Bill Doggett plays the last night in a week of shows at The Flame Show Bar, Detroit, Michigan, USA. (1959)
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Michael Jackson
On the HIStory World Tour, Michael Jackson plays at Saint Jakobs Stadium, Basel, Switzerland, to an audience of 50,000. (1997)
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan is at the Newport Folk Festival, Freebody Park, Newport, Rhode Island, USA, but does not perform on this day The three-day event also features Johnny Cash, Pete Seeger, Jose Feliciano, Sleepy John Estes, Buffy Saint-Marie, Phil Ochs and Jim Kweskin And The Jug Band. (1964)
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J a z z
Pharoah Sanders plays the second of two nights at the Jazz Caf?, Camden Town, London. (2006)
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the year 2011
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays in The EnergySolutions Arena, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA. (2011)
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the year 1960
Walk - Don?t Run by The Ventures enters the Billboard US Top 40 Singles chart where it will peak at No2 during a 14-week run. (1960)
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the year 1961
Barbra Streisand plays the ninth of twenty-seven nights at The Caucus Club , Detroit, Michigan, USA. (1961)
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San Francisco
Moby Grape, The Jeff Beck Group, with Rod Stewart on vocals, and Mint Tattoo play the last of three nights at the Fillmore West, San Francisco, California, USA. (1968)
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Brian Epstein, manager of The Beatles, flies to New York City, USA, to attend Cilla Black's debut at The Persian Room in the Plaza Hotel. (1965)
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