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Orlando Romo Via Facebook, Tornado Alley Tattoo Expo
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Peggy Sue Will Judge The Pin Up Contest At The Tornado Alley Tattoo Expo [VIDEO]

I am lucky to be working with the Tornado Alley Tattoo Expo coming to Lubbock in September. And they just announced that the actual Peggy Sue will be one of the judges for the pin-up contest.

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Lubbock High School Once Had Elvis AND Buddy Holly Play There (Long Before I Was There, Of Course)

I graduated Lubbock High School (barely) in the 1990s. (Trying to not date myself too much.) That school has some stories to tell!

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Credit: MyLubbock.US
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The Day the Music Died Events Announced for 2017

Fifty eight years have passed since Buddy Holly died in a tragic plane crash in Iowa. Lubbock's Buddy Holly Center is planning a day of events to honor the singer.

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Buddy Holly’s 80th Birthday Bash Is September 7th at The Buddy Holly Center

In celebration of what would have been Buddy Holly's 80th birthday (September 7), the Buddy Holly Center is hosting an all-day bash to celebrate.

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David Sell via YouTube
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Peter Frampton Covers Buddy Holly On Current Solo Tour [VIDEO]

Legendary musician Peter Frampton is apparently playing Holly's hit song "Peggy Sue" as part of his acoustic solo tour.

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Buddy Holly’s Special Connection to the City He Was Flying to on That Fateful Day

It's ironic that I ended up in Lubbock, the birthplace of the legendary Buddy Holly. I grew up near Fargo, North Dakota -- the city he was flying to when his plane went down.

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57 Years Ago: Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper Killed in Plane Crash

Rock 'n’ roll was still in its infancy when it suffered its first tragedy.

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5 Buddy Holly Facts You May Not Know

Here are five things you may not know about Buddy Holly.

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Hulton Archive, Getty Images
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Buddy Holly Bassist Joe B. Mauldin Dies

In a sad coincidence, Buddy Holly bassist Joe B. Mauldin has died just days after the anniversary of his boss' tragic end.

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Lubbock Remembers Buddy Holly on The Day The Music Died

This year marks the 56th anniversary of the tragic plane crash that claimed the lives of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and JP "The Big Bopper" Richardson, Jr.

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Paul McCartney Covers Buddy Holly’s ‘It’s So Easy’ in Lubbock [Watch]

Paul McCartney paid his respects to Lubbock, Texas native Buddy Holly with a touching cover of "It's So Easy."

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Coming September 7th – “The Buddy Holly Country Tribute: Remember Me”

There's a country-themed tribute to Buddy Holly coming out next month. It's called "The Buddy Holly Country Tribute: Remember Me" and it's out September 7th, which would have been Buddy's 78th birthday. Merle Haggard is one of the performers on it.

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