By: Greg Mitchell
I may be the last person in the world to be made aware of the awesome similarities between “Stairway to Heaven” and the theme to “Gilligan’s Island”….but then again, I didn’t know that “Amazing Grace” and “House of the Rising Sun” were also near-duplicates — see Willie Nelson’s latest record).
Anyway, here’s the skipper and his “little buddy”(I will refrain from a Robert Plant reference here).
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Hat tip: Bobby Henderson
Jon Stewart on Libby and Novak:
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Word that the son of “The Big Bopper” wants to dig up his body — something about Buddy Holly’s gun maybe being used in that tragic 1959 plane crash — sent us scurrying for vintage Buddy and Bopper clips.
Buddy Holly and the Crickets — “Oh Boy.”
The Big Bopper — “Chantilly Lace.”