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Covering Buddy Holly | Music Crossroads of Texas


This week on the Music Crossroads of Texas, Curtis is playing artists covering songs written by Buddy Holly and others he made famous. It will be a full hour of Buddy Holly covers from The Beatles, Linda Ronstadt, James Taylor, The Rolling Stones and more.

1. Words of Love - The Beatles
2. It's So Easy! - Ian Gillan & the Javelins
3. Raining in my Heart - Graham Nash
4. Heartbeat - Humble Pie
5. Well All Right - Blind Faith
6. It Doesn't Matter Anymore - Susy Boggus & Dave Edmunds
7. Maybe Baby - Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
8. Everyday - James Taylor
9. Oh Boy!- Joe Ely & Todd Snider
10. That'll Be the Day - Linda Ronstadt
11. Crying, Waiting, Hoping - Marshall Crenshaw
12. Midnight Shift - Los Lobos
13. Wishing - Mary Chapin Carpenter
14. True Love Ways - Mickey Gilley
15. Learning the Game - Waylon Jennings & Mark Knopfler
16. Dearest - The Black Keys
17. Peggy Sue Got Married - The Hollies
18. Peggy Sue - Lou Reed
19. Rave On - Julian Casablancas

Curtis Peoples, Ph.D., is the Archivist for the Southwest Music Archive and oversees the Crossroads Recording Studio for the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library at Texas Tech University. He is a musician who has worked in the music business for four decades, numerous recording studios, and has been a production manager for many events. Dr. Peoples teaches regional music history classes and American media studies; his research centers on music and place.