August 1967 in Music

Events in Music

  • Aug 18 Rolling Stones release "We Love You"
  • Aug 19 Beatles' "All You Need is Love" single goes #1
  • Aug 25 The Beatles go to Wales to study transcendental meditation with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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Aug 26 Beatles, Mick Jagger & Marianne Faithfull meet Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Rock Star Mick Jagger
Rock Star
Mick Jagger

Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 10 Lorraine Pearson, Romford Essex, rock vocalist (5 Star-Silk & Steel)
  • Aug 10 Mart Sander, Estonian singer and actor
  • Aug 11 Enrique Bunbury, Spanish singer
  • Aug 12 Tom Holkenborg, drummer (Weekend at Waikiki)
  • Aug 12 Andy Hui, Hong Kong actor and singer
  • Aug 17 Kevin Max, American singer (dc talk)
  • Aug 18 Blas Elias Gomez, Kennedy TX, rock drummer (Slaughter-Stick it Live)
  • Aug 18 Tracy Tracy, rocker (Primitives-Lovely, Lump of Coal)
  • Aug 18 Dan Peters, American musician
  • Aug 18 Daler Mehndi, Indian bhangra/pop singer
  • Aug 19 Jason Starkey, son of Beatle Ringo
  • Aug 21 Serj Tankian, Armenian-born singer (System of a Down), born in Beirut, Lebanon
  • Aug 22 Layne Staley, American rock singer and guitarist (Alice in Chains-Dirt), born in Kirkland, Washington (d. 2002)
  • Aug 22 Yukiko Okada, Japanese idol singer, born in Ichinomiya, Aichi Prefecture, Japan (d. 1986)
  • Aug 25 Jeff Tweedy, American singer (Wilco)
  • Aug 27 Bob Nastanovich, American musician (Pavement, Silver Jews)
  • Aug 29 Anton Newcombe, American musician (The Brian Jonestown Massacre)

Deaths in Music

  • Aug 7 Max Branch, music/radio commentator, dies at 75
  • Aug 7 Max Tak, Dutch violinist/radio commentator, dies at 75
  • Aug 8 Jaromir Weinberger, Czech/US composer (Czech Rhapsody), dies at 71
  • Aug 10 John Francis Larchet, composer, dies at 83
  • Aug 26 Andres Sas, Belgian Peruvian composer, dies at 67
  • Aug 27 Brian Epstein, rock manager (Beatles), dies of drug overdose at 32