Buddy Holly, the most important creative force of primitive rock, was unique, his legendary status and his impact on popular music is all the more extraordinary that they have imposed 18 months ago .
He influenced many bands, including the Beatles, who will take many of his titles, but also the Rolling Stones, the Beach Boys or the likes of Bob Dylan.
The frequently buzzed about and hardworking Brooklyn-based DJ/producer Jacques Renault has remixed Buddy Holly’s “Slippin’ & Slidin’” for a special digital 45 that is out today via Verve Forecast. Having started his musical education with punk and studied viola, is arriving in Chicago, then in New York, he begins to feed on electro. An electromagnet as we love, soft and warm, velvet glove like this remix.
The digital 45 will contain the remix + original track: BUY HERE
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In late 2011, Verve Forecast had also released a Buddy Holly tribute album “Listen To Me” including covers from Zooey Deschanel, Ringo Starr, Stevie Nicks, and many more.