October 19 : This Day in Music History Deaths

This Day in Music History
Deaths
October 19

1986 : Moe Asch, founder of Asch Records, which became Folkways Records, born Moses Asch, died in New York City at the age of 80.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (2 December 1905)

1988 : Son House, American blues singer and guitarist, born Edward James House, Jr., died from cancer of the larynx in Detroit, Michigan, at the age of 86.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (21 March 1902)

1995 : Don Cherry, African-American jazz trumpetist, born Donald Eugene Cherry, died from liver cancer in Málaga, Spain, at the age of 58.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (18 November 1936)

1997 : Glen Buxton, American musician, songwriter and guitarist, born Glen Edward Buxton, died of complications from pneumonia in Clarion, Iowa, at the age of 49. (Alice Cooper)
See also: This Day in Music History Births (10 November 1947)

2011 : John-Alex Mason, American blues guitarist, multi-instrumentalist and one-man-band, born John-Alexander Clayborn Mason, died from complications after surgery to remove cancerous tissue in - at the age of 35.
See also: This Day in Music History Births (30 November 1975)

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