Deaths in Music in July 2006

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Jul 7 Syd Barrett, English guitarist and early vocalist of the band Pink Floyd, dies of pancreatic cancer at 60

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  • Jul 9 Milan Williams, American musician (The Commodores) (b. 1948)
  • Jul 17 Sam Myers, American musician and songwriter (b. 1936)
  • Jul 22 Dika Newlin, American composer, Schoenberg expert and punk rocker, dies at 82