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Flashback: How Waylon Jennings Survived the Day the Music

Music, Film, TV and Political News Coverage (5 days ago)

American Pie (song)

"American Pie" is a song by American singer and songwriter Don McLean. Recorded and released on the American Pie album in 1971, the single was the number-one US hit for four weeks in 1972 and also topped the charts in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand. In the UK, the single reached number 2, where it stayed for 3 weeks, on its original 1971 release while a reissue in 1991 reached No. 12. (6 days ago)

Don McLean

Lyrics to "American Pie" song by Don McLean: A long, long time ago I can still remember how that music used to make me smile And I knew if I had (7 days ago)

Revisiting Rock's First Tragedy

The plane, a Beechwood Bonanza, had room for only three passengers -- Holly and his band -- and the pilot, Roger Peterson. Holly?s bass player, future country legend Waylon Jennings, gave up his (3 years ago)

Don McLean

Lyrics to 'American Pie' by Don McLean: The church bells all were broken And the three men I admire most The Father, Son, and the Holy Ghost They caught the (7 days ago)

: The Last Tour Of Buddy Holly, The

is quite frankly, to date, the most touching, comprehensive, detailed and complete account of the ill-fated Winter Dance Party tour that Buddy Holly, Richie Valens, and J.P. (1 week ago)

Understanding American Pie

Introduction: In the autumn of 1971 Don McLean's elegiac American Pie entered the collective consciousness, and over thirty years later remains one of the most discussed, dissected and debated songs that popular music has ever produced. A cultural event at the peak of its popularity in 1972, it reached the top of the Billboard 100 charts in a matter of weeks, selling more than 3 million copies (4 days ago)

: Crash Site Photo Archive

: Crash Site Photo Archive "The Big Bopper," Ritchie Valens, and Buddy Holly. In the dark, early hours of 3 February 1959, a small nondescript plane, battered by wind and snow, crashed to earth in an isolated field in Iowa. (4 weeks ago)

Definition of Day

time for Earth to make a complete rotation on its axis; some point or period in time; a assigned to a particular purpose or observance; the time after sunrise and before sunset while it is light outside; the recurring hours when you are not sleeping especially those when you are working; an era of existence or influence; the period of time taken by a particular planet e g Mars to make a complete rotation on its axis; the time for one complete rotation of the earth relative to a particular star about minutes shorter than a mean solar; a period of opportunity; United States writer best known for his autobiographical works 1935

Definition of Music

an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner; any agreeable pleasing and harmonious sounds; al activity singing or whistling etc; the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments or reproductions of such sounds; punishment for one s actions