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Tragic Details Found In Buddy Holly's Autopsy Report

Though Buddy Holly's career lasted only two short years, his impact on rock 'n' roll and pop culture are undeniable. Born Charles Hardin Holley to a musical family in Lubbock, Texas, All That's Interesting states that he spent his youth focusing on learning and playing music. In 1955, Holly, then a teenager, opened for Elvis. By 1957, he released his song "That'll Be the Day" with his band, The Crickets. The song topped the charts and made the band a hit. With their...

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    Tragic Details Found In Buddy Holly's Autopsy Report

    Tragic Details Found In Buddy Holly's Autopsy Report

    Though Buddy Holly's career lasted only two short years, his impact on rock 'n' roll and pop culture are undeniable. Born Charles Hardin Holley to a musical family in Lubbock, Texas, All That's Interesting states that he spent his youth focusing on learning and playing music. In 1955, Holly, then a teenager, opened for Elvis. By 1957, he released his song...

    How Buddy Holly Got His Stage Name

    How Buddy Holly Got His Stage Name

    In the music industry, image can be everything. It's not just about success, sales, or musical talent (though it's tough to get very far without copious amounts of at least some of those traits). It's also about developing a persona, carving out a unique identity for a band or musician. How did '50s rock & roll maestro Charles Hardin Holley earn his...

    The Untold Truth Of Buddy Holly And The Crickets

    The Untold Truth Of Buddy Holly And The Crickets

    It's said that one of the inspirations for The Beatles was Buddy Holly and the Crickets. The Fab Four's first single was a Holly tune, a cover of "That'll Be the Day," as was the first single for another British band you might have heard of, the Rolling Stones — "Not Fade Away." As for the Stones, Keith Richards called Holly and company...

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