Today in Music Journalist History

Birthdays in Music

  • 1923-12-23 G√ľnther Schifter, Austrian music journalist
  • 1937-06-15 Ray Coleman, British music journalist and biographer, born in Leicester (d. 1996)
  • 1949-08-23 John Bauldie, music journalist/dylanologist
  • 1976-03-12 Simon Young, English music journalist

Deaths in Music

  • 1982-04-30 Lester Bangs, American music journalist, author, and musician (b. 1949)
  • 1996-09-10 Ray Coleman, British music journalist and biographer, dies at 59
  • 1996-10-22 John Bauldie, music journalist/Dylanologist, dies at 47
  • 2005-08-01 Al Aronowitz, American music journalist (b. 1928)