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Old 02-05-2009, 04:56 AM
Mediocrefunkybeat
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Default Re: 50 Years Ago Today

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Originally Posted by trkdrmr View Post
Don called Buddy a genius. That was pretty obvious.

I recommend people watch Gary Busey's oscar nominated performance in "The Buddy Holly story." It shows not only genius, but the prudish, bible-belt (and racist) barriers he had to overcome in the 50's to get his music heard. He was a genius, a pioneer and we could only speculate what could have been had he survived.
Funny. I'm watching it right now. So far, so great.
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