Sunday, February 01, 2009

I CAN'T REMEMBER IF I CRIED WHEN I READ ABOUT HIS WIDOWED BRIDE


"But February made me shiver, with every paper I'd deliver
Bad news on the doorstep, I couldn't take one more step ..."
-- Don McLean --

I'm just sitting here reminiscing ...

Monday is the 50th anniversary of the plane crash that killed Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. Richardson, aka The Big Bopper.

Here's a link my good Lubbock buddy Paul Milosevich sent me about how they've commemorating The Day the Music Died in Lubbock. CLICK HERE .

I'll play some Buddy tunes on Sound World tonight. (The show starts at 10 p.m. Mountain Time on KSFR. )

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