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ToneLoc
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Buddy Holly

Postby ToneLoc » Thu Sep 13, 2018 2:16 am

The ol man brought me up on this fella....









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Re: Buddy Holly

Postby mkhammer » Thu Sep 13, 2018 9:16 am

ToneLoc wrote:The ol man brought me up on this fella....











Good stuff Tone..

But no Peggy Sue,Maybe Baby... :lol:

Only 22 when died,and nearly everything we here was recorded in about 2 years...Amazing..
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Re: Buddy Holly

Postby Mikeveep » Thu Sep 13, 2018 11:34 am

Timing I guess.

Looking at the charts before Buddy it was very adult oriented...Ballads,Novelties,Country.

Elvis was breaking through, but was a bit left field.

Guess Buddy was the first truly pop group to appeal to teenagers.Gained a monopoly.



Did your dad force you to wear those black glasses Tone?




Just 3 years earlier the no 2 spot on the UK top 12 was held for 5 weeks by a kid's choir singing a German Marching song called "The Happy Wanderer" :(


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