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The day the music died

by Martin Huxley

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Published by Pocket Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Holly, Buddy, 1936-1959.,
    • Valens, Ritchie, 1941-1959.,
    • Big Bopper, 1930-1959.,
    • Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBehind the music (Television program)
      StatementMartin Huxley and Quinton Skinner.
      GenreBiography.
      ContributionsSkinner, Quinton, 1968-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.H595 H89 2000
      The Physical Object
      Pagination122 p. :
      Number of Pages122
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3964971M
      ISBN 100671039628
      LC Control Number2001269786
      OCLC/WorldCa45631671

      The Last Tour of Buddy Holly, the 'Big Bopper' and Ritchie Valens. The tragic deaths of these three fifties Rock n Roll stars was immortalised in Don McLean's classic hit American Pie. The poignant story of the build-up to, events of, and the fall-out from the infamous 'Day The Music Died' are told here in painstaking chronological detail.5/5(1).   The story of the last tour of Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper, and Richie Valens-and the fatal air crash that took their lives. Drawing on new documentary information, the author recreates the often grueling conditions of an early rock and roll tour, and provides new facts about "the day the music died." With 50 : Omnibus Press.

        The day the music died. So bye-bye, miss american pie. Drove my chevy to the levee, But the levee was dry. And them good old boys were drinkin' whiskey and rye Singin', "this'll be the day that I die.   Buy The Day the Music Died: A Life Lived Behind the Lens by Garnett, Tony (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on /5(25).

      The Day the Music Died. By: Pinchot's narration was perfect. I bought the book as a Kindle edition first, thinking it would be better as a speed read, but it was written and narrated so well that I recommend the audio (check whisper sync price). 22 people found this helpful. "The Day I Died" is the second single from electronic music artist Just Jack taken from his third studio album All Night Cinema. It was released on 17 August The song made the Radio 1 A-list, and XFM B-list, before the single was officially released. The song is fairly upbeat but somewhat satirical, as the lyrics illustrate slight, fortunate changes to an otherwise uneventful Format: CD, Digital Download.


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Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson. The event later became known as "The Day the Music Died", after singer-songwriter Don McLean referred to it as such in his song "American Pie".

The Day the Music Died is the story of a young man and his journey through a difficult part of his life, and how music plays a important role. This story follows his adventures in different places and takes the reader along for the ride as /5. The Day the Music Died: Updated - Kindle edition by MacDonald, Les.

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Richardson (the Big Bopper) and Ritchie Valens. The author has most certainly left no turn un-stoned/5. The Day the Music Died: The Last Tour of Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens: The Last Tour of Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens - Kindle edition by Lehmer, Larry.

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22 year old Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Valens, a died in a crash shortly after take-off from Clear Lake, Iowa, the pilot of the single-engined Beechcraft Bonanza plane was also killed.

Holly hired the plane after heating problems developed on his tour bus. All three were travelling to Fargo, North Dakota, for the next show.

The night of February 3,the headliners of the "Winter Dance Party Tour" - Buddy Holly, the "Big Bopper" (J.P. Richardson), and new Latino star Ritchie Valens - boarded a small chartered aircraft. The tour was going poorly, with subzero weather, heavy snow, a string of dates in small-town dance halls far apart, and travel on a rickety, badly heated bus that carried all the tour's Reviews: 1.

The Day The Music Died book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Their lives were cut brutally short yet the legacy has on l /5.

The Day the Music Died book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Tony Garnett's story begins in working-class, war-torn Birmin /5. Incredited as Joseph C. Smith, his novel The Day the Music Died was published by Grove Press.

It was based on his own experiences in the music business in the s, and received generally good reviews, remaining in print for over 25 years. Rock critic Greil Marcus, in his book Dead Elvis, wrote that. The Day the Music Died: An Emlyn Goode Mystery is a paranormal murder mystery novella written by Susan Solomon.

Amanda Stone’s meteoric rise to fame had made her legendary in her small hometown of Niagara Falls, New York, where she and Emlyn had both grown up.

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Go to Google Play Now» The day the music died: a novel. Joseph C. Smith. Grove Press, - Music - pages. 0 Reviews. From inside the book. What people are saying - Write a review. THE DAY THE MUSIC DIED is a low key masterpiece that provides a perfect opening for Gorman's Sam McCain series and will leave readers looking for more.

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