On This Day

April 17, 1967 in Music History

Day of the Week: Monday

Birthdays in Music

  • Liz Phair, American musician and songwriter (Exile In Guyville), born in New Haven, Connecticut
  • Matt Chamberlain, American session drummer (Tori Amos; Edie Brickell; The Slow Music Project; William Shatner; Wallflowers), born in San Pedro, California

Deaths in Music

  • Henry "Red" Allen, American jazz trumpeter, dies of pancreatic cancer at 59
1967 in Music