It was 25 years ago today that a plane crash took the life of Stevie Ray Vaughan. Although Austin was his home base, Vaughn was a frequent visitor to Lubbock. He, in fact, was scheduled to play The South Plains Fair before he died.
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On this Day in 1990 Stevie Ray Vaughan and members of Eric Clapton's entourage died in a helicopter crash in East Troy, Wisconsin. Check out SRV plaing the Tornado Jam in Lubbock back in 1980 on the next page!