July 1963 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jul 1 The Beatles record "She Loves You" and "I'll Get You"
  • Jul 5 1st Beatle tune to hit US charts, Del Shannon "From Me to You" at #87
  • Jul 22 The Beatles release "Introducing the Beatles"

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 1 Roddy Bottum, rock keyboardist (Faith No More-Real Thing), born in Los Angeles, California
  • Jul 5 Russ Lorenson, American singer and actor
  • Jul 7 Perry Richardson, SC, bassist (Firehouse-Love of a Lifetime)
  • Jul 7 Vonda Shepard, American singer
  • Jul 13 Bobby Rock, rock drummer (Nelson-Love & Affection), born in Houston, Texas
  • Jul 22 Emily Saliers, American singer (Indigo Girls)
  • Jul 24 Paul Geary, heavy metal drummer (Extreme-More Than Words), born in Boston, Massachusetts
  • Jul 26 Andrew C Timmons, guitarist (Danger Danger-Screw It), born in Scottsdale, Arizona
  • Jul 27 Karrin Allyson, American jazz singer (Wild for You), born in Great Bend, Kansas
  • Jul 31 Norman Cook, English musician and record producer (Housemartins, Fatboy Slim), born in Bromley

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 4 Fritz Reutter, German composer, dies at 66
  • Jul 5 Daniel Ruyneman, composer, dies at 76
  • Jul 29 Dorian Le Gallienne, composer, dies at 48