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The Music Didn't Die

Geoff presents a special documentary telling the story of The Winter Dance Party 1959, marking the exact 60th anniversary of the deaths of Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and The Big Bopper. With contributions from some of the other musicians who were on the tour, plus Buddy`s family and friends.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Don McLean

    American pie

  • Buddy Holly

    Heartbeat

  • Ritchie Valens

    La Bamba

  • The Big Bopper

    Little red riding hood

  • Buddy Holly

    Everyday

  • Buddy Holly

    Peggy Sue

  • Buddy Holly

    Baby I don`t care

  • Buddy Holly with the Jack Hansen Combo

    That`s what they say

  • Buddy Holly

    Mailman bring me no more blues

  • The Crickets

    It`s so easy

  • Tommy Allsup

    Fools paradise (instrumental)

  • Waylon Jennings

    When sin stops

  • Buddy Holly

    You`re the one

  • The Crickets

    Not fade away

  • The Crickets

    Maybe baby

  • Ritchie Valens

    Donna

  • The Big Bopper

    Chantilly lace

  • Dion & The Belmonts

    I wonder why

  • Dion

    Hug my radiator

  • Frankie Sardo

    Fake out

  • Ritchie Valens

    C`mon let`s go

  • The Big Bopper

    Big Bopper`s wedding

  • The Crickets

    Rock me my baby (stereo remix)

  • Billy Grammer

    Gotta travel on

  • The Crickets

    That`ll be the day (stereo remix)

  • Buddy Holly

    Slippin and slidin (undubbed)

  • Tommy Allsup

    True love ways (instrumental)

  • Mike Berry & The Outlaws

    Tribute to Buddy Holly

  • Bobby Vee

    Buddy`s song

  • Waylon Jennings & The Crickets

    Buddy Holly medley

  • Johnny Preston

    Running bear

  • George Jones

    White lightning

  • Los Lobos

    La Bamba

  • Tommy Allsup

    Fools paradise (instrumental)

  • Buddy Holly

    Honky tonk (instrumental)

  • Don McLean

    American Pie

  • The Big Bopper

    Someone watching over you

  • Ritchie Valens

    You belong to me

  • Buddy Holly

    Learning the game (undubbed)

  • The Crickets

    The real Buddy Holly story