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post #1 of 7 (permalink) Old 03-02-2019, 14:26 Thread Starter
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60 Years ago today, we lost Buddy Holly

Its exactly 60 years ago today we lost Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Vallens. The day the music died. Don Mclean American Pie.
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Its exactly 60 years ago today we lost Buddy Holly, The Big Bopper and Ritchie Vallens. The day the music died. Don Mclean American Pie.
Seems like yesterday, I can remember us girls crying our eyes out, Buddy Holly was so different.
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When they asked Don Mclean about American Pie

Don it's a very rich and complex song........tell us what does it mean.

It's means I'll never have to work again if I don't want to !!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Saw him live at Nottingham Odeon March 1958
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Buddy Holly walking in Chesterfield March 1958 ahead of his appearance at Sheffield City Hall.
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