November 1976 in Music

Events in Music

  • Nov 1 "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" opens at Playhouse NYC for 16 performances
  • Nov 14 "Don't Step on My Olive Branch" closes at Playhouse NYC after 16 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Nov 19 George Harrison releases "This Song"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

Music releaseMusic Single

Nov 26 Sex Pistols release their debut single "Anarchy In The UK"

Rocker Steve Jones
Rocker
Steve Jones

Birthdays in Music

  • Nov 6 Mike Herrera, American singer and bassist (MxPx), born in Bremerton, Massachusetts
  • Nov 6 Jodi Martin, Australian singer-songwriter, born in Ceduna, Australia
  • Nov 11 Jesse Keeler, Canadian musician
  • Nov 12 Judith Holofernes, German singer (Wir sind Helden)
  • Nov 18 Shagrath, Norwegian singer (Dimmu Borgir)
  • Nov 19 Jun Shibata, Japanese singer and songwriter
  • Nov 22 Ville Valo, Finnish singer (HIM)
  • Nov 27 Tyrone Sutton, American singer (Perfect gentlemen) and Muslim chaplain
  • Nov 27 Jean Grae, South African-born rapper

Divorces in Music


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Nov 24 Singer-songwriter Donna Summer (27) divorces actor Helmuth Sommer after 5 years of marriage

Singer Donna Summer
Singer
Donna Summer

Deaths in Music

  • Nov 12 Walter Hamor Piston, US composer, dies at 82
  • Nov 17 Victor Alessandro, composer, dies at 60
  • Nov 28 Robert Fleming, composer, dies at 55