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Oct 23
1929

Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra records Band Box Shuffle, Small Black, Rumba Negro [Spanish Stomp], Jones Law Stomp and Everyday Blues [Yo Yo Blues] for Victor Records in Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1929)

Oct 23
1950

Jimmy Rogers records Goin? Away Baby and Today Today Blues, with Muddy Waters on guitar, in Chicago, IIlinois, USA, for Chess Records. (1950).

Oct 23
1956

R'n'b/doo-wop combo The Orioles record Live It Up, For All We Know and other tracks, for Vee-Jay Records in Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1956)

Oct 23
1960

Swing-era alto-saxophonist and recording artist Porter Kilbert dies in Chicago, Illinois, USA, aged 39. Kilbert was perhaps best-known as a member of The Quincy Jones Big Band. (1960)

Oct 23
1962

Brook Benton, Mary Wells, The Vibrations and The Impressions play the fifth night of a week at the Regal Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1962)

Oct 23
1974

David Bowie plays the second of two nights at The Arie Crown Theater, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1974)

Oct 23
1976

If You Leave Me Now by Chicago reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA. (1976)

Oct 23
1991

Lenny Kravitz plays at The Riviera Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1991)

Oct 23
1997

Garth Brooks plays the third of six nights at Rosemont Horizon, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (1997)

Oct 23
2001

Alice Cooper plays at The House Of Blues, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2001)

Oct 23
2001

Aerosmith play at The Allstate Arena, Rosemont, near Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2001)

Oct 23
2010

Bob Mould plays at The Montrose Room, Rosemont, near Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2010)

Oct 23
2010

Pelican play at The Bottom Lounge, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2010)

Oct 23
2010

Celtic Thunder play at The Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2010)

Oct 23
2011

The Parlotones play at Schubas, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2011)

Oct 23
2011

Ellis Paul and Peter Case play at The Old Town School of Folk Music, Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2011)

Oct 23
2012

Justin Bieber plays the first of two nights at The Allstate Arena, Rosemont, near Chicago, Illinois, USA. (2012)

Oct 23
2012

New Order play at The Sony Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (2012)