Billy Zoom's Jet Set

Eddie Cochran

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I like how George Harrison and John Lennon saw him in 1960 just a short time before the end... they knew what cool rock and roll was. George got his Duo Jet shortly after that.

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Wow. 77. That makes him much closer in age to artists who came after but whom I had always thought of as being much younger. It's a weird effect. Think of the world pre WW2. Then think of the world when Eddie died. compare that gap in years to the gap from 1960 to us now.

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Duane is just 6 months older than Eddie. John Lennon would have been 75 years old today, just two years younger than Eddie and Duane.

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And, John's son, Sean, is, believe it or not, 40, today. Julian was born in 1963; yep, 52. Odd how they age and we don't, at least in our mind's eye. And, Duane is timeless. So, does that mean he doesn't age?


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