On This Day

September 6, 1968 in Music History

Day of the Week: Friday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusic Recording

Eric Clapton records guitar tracks for George Harrison's "While My Guitar Gently Weeps"

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

Deaths in Music

  • Karl Rankl, Austrian-born British composer and conductor (Covent Garden Opera Company), dies at 69