On This Day

September 6, 1978 in Music History

Day of the Week: Wednesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Cisco Adler, American singer and record producer, born in Los Angeles, California
  • Tony Thaxton, American drummer (Motion City Soundtrack), born in Mechanicsville, Virginia

Deaths in Music

  • Tom Wilson, American record producer (Sun Ra; Bob Dylan; Simon & Garfunkel; Mothers of Invention; Velvet Underground), dies of a heart attack at 47
1978 in Music