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the year 1962
Bobby Darin continues a four-week run at The Sands Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. (1962)
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the year 2012
The Kills play at The Ritz, Ybor City, Florida, USA. (2012)
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G u i t a r
Italo Meschi, an exponent of the hybrid instrument the harp-guitar, plays a concert at The Lyceum, Paris, France. Meschi has been described by some as 'The Last Italian Troubadour'. (1926)
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C h i c a g o
The Jimmy Burns band plays at Kingston Mines, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2008)
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T h e   B l u e s
Gennett Records of Richmond, Indiana, USA, releases Don't Let Your Deal Go Down by Jess Johnston backed with Doggone Them Blues by Jess Hillard. (1931)
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the 1950s
Stan Kenton and his forty-piece Innovations orchestra play their first-ever show at Los Angeles Philharmonic Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA. (1950)
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Michael Jackson
Mama's Pearl by The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson enters the Billboard US Top 100 Singles chart, where it will peak at No2. (1971)
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Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan and The Band play the first of two nights at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA. (1974)
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J a z z
Frank Sinatra is heard performing the songs I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm, A Foggy Day, At Sundown and Home On The Range, backed by the Jeff Alexander Orchestra, on the NBC radio show Light Up Time, sponsored by Lucky Strike cigarettes in the USA. (1950)
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the year 2011
Avenged Sevenfold play at Roberts Municipal Stadium, Evansville, Indiana, USA. (2011)
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the year 1960
Ronnie Hawkins appears on UK tv show Boy Meets Girls. (1960)
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the year 1961
Kay Starr releases the album All Starr Hits on Capitol Records in the USA. (1961)
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San Francisco
The Mermen play at The Independent, San Francisco, California, USA. (2010)
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On his OMG Tour, Usher plays at The Echo Arena, Liverpool, UK. (2011)
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