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The Day The Music Died By Quinton Skinner

The Day The Music Died

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It happened in rural Iowa four decades ago, when tragedy cut short three young musicians' lives, yet created a legend and a legacy that live on today.

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The Day The Music Died by Quinton Skinner

In the pre-dawn hours of February 3 1959, just five years after Rock and Roll first exploded on the scene, three of its brightest lights were extinguished. The electrifying, seventeen year old performer Ritchie Valens, the outrageous, leopard-print jacketed Big Bopper and headliner Buddy Holly, the brilliant rock and roll innovator, all died in a small plane crash. Though they were silenced forever, their music is immortal.

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About Quinton Skinner


Martin Huxley is the author of Rolling Stone's Alt-Rock-A-Rama, Psychedelia: The Long, Strange Trip, and books on Aerosmith, AC/DC, and Nine Inch Nails. He has written about music and popular culture for Rolling Stone, Entertainment Weekly, Mademoiselle, Melody Maker, New Musical Express, and many others.

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GOR005358264
The Day The Music Died by Quinton Skinner
Quinton Skinner
VH1 Behind the Music
Used - Good
Paperback
MTV Books
2000-12-01
128
0671039628
9780671039622
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The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine.