JFK In Dallas – The Pop Music Connection

It's common knowledge that President Kennedy's assassination occurred fifty years ago this week, and those of us who were around in 1963 can usually remember what we were doing when we first heard the news, but for many people the connection is even stronger. When the presidential motorcade passed in front of a Dallas hotel … Continue reading JFK In Dallas – The Pop Music Connection

After Clear Lake — Bobby Vee

Bobby Vee (Robert Thomas Velline) April 30, 1943 - October 24, 2016 Having written recently about the infamous 1959 Clear Lake plane crash that claimed Buddy Holly and the others, I thought it might be worth mentioning one more of the era's singers who also had a connection with the event. You might even say … Continue reading After Clear Lake — Bobby Vee