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Oct 25 1955
Elvis Presley plays at the Houston Armory, Houston, Mississippi, USA. (1955)

Oct 25 1955
Sarah Vaughan records the album In The Land Of Hi-Fi for Mercury Records. (1955)

Oct 25 1957
The Dave Clark Quintet plays its first-ever gig, at the Library Hall, Cissbury Road, Tottenham, London, UK. They will find fame in the 1960s as The Dave Clark Five. (1957)

Oct 25 1963
Bob Dylan plays at the Town Hall, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA. (1963)

Oct 25 1965
Rod Stewart records The Day Will Come, at EMI?s Abbey Road Studios, London, with producer Tony Palmer. (1965)

Oct 25 1971
Chicago release a 4-LP boxed set, Chicago At Carnegie Hall, on Columbia Records in the USA. (1971)

Oct 25 1985
Gary Holton, vocalist with The Heavy Metal Kids and also tv actor, dies in Wembley, London, UK, of a heroin overdose. (1985)

Oct 25 1986
Mark Knopfler of Dire Straits breaks his collarbone in a crash while driving in a celebrity race preceding the Australian Grand Prix. (1986)

Oct 25 1990
Nirvana play at The Polytechnic, Leeds, UK. (1990)

Oct 25 1999
Reggae star Horace Andy releases a new album, Living In The Flood, his first collection of new material in ten years. (1999)

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