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day the music died

the last tour of Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens

by Larry Lehmer

  • 46 Want to read
  • 11 Currently reading

Published by Schirmer Books, Prentice Hall Internnational in New York, London .
Written in English

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

    • Edition Notes

      StatementLarry Lehmer.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML420.H595 L44 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 272 p. ;
      Number of Pages272
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL673779M
      ISBN 100028647416
      LC Control Number97019892

        Published on This is the full story I produced for CBS13, Sacramento, for the 50th anniversary of the day the music died. Don McLean - American Pie. Rearview Mirror. Licensed to. And, while Lennon read a book on Marx the quartet practiced in the park, and We sang dirges in the dark the day the music died We were singing, bye bye Miss American Pie Drove my Chevy to the levee, but the levee was dry Them good ol' boys were drinking whiskey and rye, singing This'll be the day that I die This'll be the day that I die.

      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 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 Brand: Omnibus Press.

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