Earlier this month was the anniversary of one of the saddest moments in rock music history. In 1959, three of the biggest names in rock music – J. P. “The Big Bopper” Richardson, Ritchie Valens and Buddy Holly – were killed in a plane crash in Iowa. But they weren’t the only musicians ever killed in this manner. Join us as we look at some of the iconic stars of the music industry who were silenced after dying in plane crashes.
"Tampa" Earl is the host of "Rockin' in the U. S. A." and "Crackin' the Seal" at Real Rock Radio in Manchester, England. He follows not only the best in new rock but is a historian of rock music, with a wealth of expertise.
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