Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly both grew up in the same part of Texas. They recorded their earlier work in the Norman Petty Studios in Clovis, New Mexico, even at one point recording the same songs ‘An empty cup’ (and a broken date) as well as ‘You’ve Got Love’ both written by Roy Orbison.
The two Artists brought a unique Texas influence into their music and through their creative writing for both an individual sound was born!Roy Orbison went on to write so many songs including ‘Only the Lonely’ & ‘Crying’, and Buddy Holly in his short Career showed his writing talents that would of gone on to match any songwriter in the world, which earned him a place (13th) in ‘The Rolling Stone’ ‘100 Greatest Artist of all Time’!
Darren Page teams up with Marc Robinson who both have careers dedicated to Roy Orbison and Buddy Holly.
Darren Page’s vocal abilities have brought a reputation that always delivers a quality to entertain, but Darren’s secret love in music is Roy Orbison which sits very comfortable in Darren Page’s voice range. After playing in Europe and all over Great Britain Darren joined up with Marc Robinson to bring you a two hour uplifting Rock n Roll Show, the show is full of pure nostalgia with all their Hits and a few earlier ones too!
Marc Robinson has played the part of Buddy Holly all over the world and all over Great Britain, Marc has performed in ‘Buddy ‘The Musical and numerous shows, with partners he founded ‘In Dreams & ‘Rockin on Heavens Door’, and also has enjoyed many TV appearances in the guise of Buddy and other acting parts. Marc’s latest show ‘Through the Decades with Roy Orbison & Buddy Holly’ will have you foot tapping, singing, wanting to dance, to all teir hits, I Drove all night, Mean Woman Blues, Pretty Woman, Heartbeat, Peggy Sue, It Doesn’t Matter Anymore & True Love Ways to name but a few!
Will Rock n Roll ever Die? That’ll be the Day!
Doors open 7pm, Starts 7.30pm. Tickets available online or by calling the box office on 01270 628633