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The day the music died

Ritchie Valens de La bamba, Buddy Holly che ha ispirato il primo Elvis Costello, gli American Graffiti di Big Bopper: una storia tragica raccontata perfino da Madonna. 1,062 more words

American Pie


Mick Jagger, having just brought out a solo album, is the cover star, as Q celebrates it’s 1st birthday.

It “celebrates” by unleashing it’s wrath on Clive James, making him the subject of their “Who the hell does …….” column. 221 more words


The Day The Music Died

Alright. It’s a sad story, but Rock ‘n’ Roll¬†History 101 requires you know it for your eventual B.A., M.F.A., or PhD in Music Geekitude. Although some dispute exists, here¬†are the basics. 585 more words

Spotlight On

Buddy Holly Plane Crash Investigation Might Be Reopened

Today marks the 56th Anniversary #TheDayTheMusicDied Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens & The Big Bopper passed Away #RIP pic.twitter.com/FYnfwXF1ME

— Abel Perez (@abel_jr82) February 4, 2015

Read more at Bustle.


Buddy Holly Plane Crash May Get Another Investigation

After 56 years, the tragic plane crash that took the lives of singers Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson and pilot Roger Peterson, could once again be investigated by the National Transportation Safety Board, according to a recent… 345 more words


Plane Crash That Killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and "The Big Bopper" May Be Re-examined

In the early morning hours of February 3, 1959, a small aircraft carrying Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson crashed a few miles from Mason City Municipal Airport, near Clear Lake, Iowa. 420 more words