February 7, 2003 – fifty artists are gathered for a concert at Radio City Music Hall in New-York City to kick off the “Year Of The Blues” national celebration. It will feature BB King, Bonnie Raitt, Steven Tyler and Joe Perry, Buddy Guy, Solomon Burke, etc.
BB King, Stevie Ray Vaughan & Etta James, Wilson Pickett, Parliament Funkadelic, Jackie Wilson, Chic, Mavis Staples, Whitney Houston, Incognito, Erykah Badu & The Roots, Temptations, Corinne Bailey Rae, Sade. They are the 12 Soul Artists selected among the 165 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]
November 25, 1971 – you do not miss BB King on “Rollin’ On The River,” a Canadian TV Show hosted by Kenny Rogers
November 7, 1997 – you do not want to miss Tracy Chapman and BB King duetting at “Late Show with David Letterman” on CBS
Stevie Ray Vaughan who would have turned 64 today, has duetted with a myriad of blues and non blues artists. We have selected twelve of them : Johnny Copeland, Buddy Guy, BB King, Dick Dale, Albert King, Jeff Healey, The Fabulous Thunderbirds, Lonnie Mack , Night Music Band, Jeff Beck, Colin James, Albert Collins Here, […]
B.B. King’s ‘Live in Cook County Jail’ is a live album recorded on September 10, 1970 in Cook County Jail, Chicago, Illinois and released In 1971 By Mca. Track Listing : 1.Introductions – 01:50 . 2.Every Day I Have The Blues (Memphis Slim) – 01:43 . 3.How Blue Can You Get? (Jane Feather, Leonard Feather) […]
September 5, 2012 – the rumour says that Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi who are the opening act plus John Mayer who is in town may join BB King for his finale at Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles
Albert King’s ‘In Session’ is an album recorded live for Canadian television with Stevie Ray Vaughan and released on August 17, 1999 by Stax Records. Track listing : 1.Call It Stormy Monday (Aaron “T-Bone” Walker) – 08:59 . 2.Old Times – 1:15 . 3.Pride and Joy (Stevie Ray Vaughan) – 05:57 . 4.Ask Me No […]
This day (July 30, 1936), in Lettsworth, Louisiana, is born Buddy Guy, an American blues guitarist and singer.
June 26, 2010 – Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival takes place in Chicago. BB King, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, John Mayer, Warren Hayes, Citizen Cope and many others will be there
Albert King‘s ‘Live Wire Blues Power’ is an album recorded live on June 26, 1968 at the Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco and released by By Stax Records. Track Listing : 1.Watermelon Man (Herbie Hancock) – 04:04 . 2.Blues Power (Albert King) – 10:18 . 3.Night Stomp (Raymond Jackson, Albert King) – 05:49 . 4.Blues […]