Jim Taylor's Doo Wop Heaven Presents Ritchie Valen
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Ritchie and Tommy at the Surf Ballroom.
A very sad day. The day the music died! ~ On February rock & roll musicians Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens, and J. "The Big Bopper" Richardson were killed in a plane crash near Clear Lake, Iowa, together with pilot Roger Peterson.
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Winter Dance Party 1959 poster advertising performances by Buddy Holly, the Big Bopper, and Ritchie Valens who all died in a plane crash on February 1959 during the tour. It's now referred to as "The Day the Music Died.