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The Surf Ballroom February 2, 1959

February 2nd, 1959.  Three names that changed the history of rock ‘n roll…Buddy Holly,  J. P. ” The Big Bopper” Richardson, and Ritchie Valens.  They had just performed at the Surf Ballroom in Clear Lake, Iowa, that night, and then boarded a small private plane to fly ahead to their next concert date, dubbed the […]