The music never died

The music never died

There are 3 comments on the Santa Cruz Sentinel story from Jan 30, 2009, titled The music never died. In it, Santa Cruz Sentinel reports that:

The temperature was nine below zero, but a trip last week to one of the final sites that rock 'n' roll star Ritchie Valens played was "worth every bit of it," for his brother.

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Santa Cruz, CA

#1 Jan 30, 2009
At last, a nice story about a Latino.


#2 Jan 30, 2009
nuikane wrote:
At last, a nice story about a Latino.
I think everyone and everything was probably nicer in the 1950's. Back in 1959 when Ritchie died, if you wanted to see a gang fight you'd almost have to buy a ticket for the play "West Side Story."
Real rockers

United States

#3 Jan 30, 2009
..didn't Stevie Ray go down from a plane crash in Minnesota?
Waylon went on to make people feel good about saying s c r e w you, uncle sam, I am a real American. A message that was also meant to be heard.

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