Saturday, September 10, 2016

At the Hop!

Buddy Holly!

Buddy Holly

Background information
Birth name Charles Hardin Holley
Born September 7, 1936
Lubbock, Texas, U.S.
Died February 3, 1959 (aged 22)
near Clear Lake, Iowa, U.S.
Occupation(s) Singer-songwriter, musician, producer
Instruments Vocals, guitar
Years active 1949–1959
Labels Decca, Brunswick, Coral
Associated acts Buddy and Bob, The Crickets, the The Picks
Notable instruments
Fender Stratocaster, Gibson J-45

More on his story here:


  1. I can't pick a favorite Buddy Holly song, they are all so great. And you know I remember The Day The Music Died since I send you an email - every year. I also watch the movie every year. Sad, sad day.

    1. It was a sad day - for his fans and for rock 'n roll music. I should post more of it.