Group    From 1957  To 6/2/2016

The Crickets

Categories: Music / songs

Countries: USA

Musicians. The backing group of Buddy Holly. Originally, the group comprised Niki Sullivan on rhythm guitar, Jerry Allison on drums, and Joe Mauldin on bass, but Sullivan dropped out after a year or so. After Holly's death, they continued performing with several changes in the line-up. The photo shows: (left to right) Allison, Holly and Mauldin.

Credit for this entry to: Alan Patient of www.plaquesoflondon.co.uk

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The Crickets

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Buddy Holly

We took a (very bad) photo of this plaque some years ago. The theatre was clo...

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C. T. Angell

C. T. Angell

Student of Trinity College of Music, killed in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces, Music / songs

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
William Reeve

William Reeve

Composer.  Born London.  1783 took a composing job at Astley's Amphitheatre.  Went on to compose at Covent Garden and Sadler's Wells theatres amongst others.  Died at home in Marchmont Street.

Person, Music / songs

1 memorial
Sir Paolo Tosti

Sir Paolo Tosti

Born Italy. Composer of music and songs. Came to London in 1875. Taught and sang with the royal family, including Queen Victoria. Returned to Italy in 1910 and died Rome.

Person, Music / songs, Italy

1 memorial
W. M. Witherick

W. M. Witherick

Student of Trinity College of Music, killed in WW1.

Person, Armed Forces, Music / songs

War dead, WW1
1 memorial
Joe Meek Society

Joe Meek Society

The Joe Meek Society (formerly Joe Meek Appreciation Society) was formed in the early nineties to remember and celebrate the music and life of legendary sixties record producer and song writer Joe ...

Group, Community / Clubs, Music / songs

1 memorial