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Buddy Guy

Buddy Guy is in California (1995)

April 2, 1995 – Buddy Guy and his band – that is Greg Rzab (b), Scott Holt (g) and Ray “Killer” Allison (d) – are at Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, CA,

Clapton & The Bluesmen

Blues is central to the repertoire of Eric Clapton whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW. So we looked for and found twelve (videographed) occasions where Eric plays live with one (or more) of his blues masters or colleagues. They are Buddy Guy, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, B.B. King, George Benson, Muddy Waters, Otis […]

Happy Birthday Eric Clapton. ‘We All Clap Clapton’

This day (March 30, 1945), in Ripley, Surrey (UK), is born Eric Clapton, an English guitarist, singer and member of The Yardbirds and Cream. Digest Tracklist : w/ Cream – Strange Brew (1967) . Badge (1977) . Same Old Blues (1986) . Behind The Mask (1987) . Cocaine (1988) . White Room (1992) . w/ […]

This month In Blues Legends 06

James Blood Ulmer, Vernon Reid, John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Louisiana Red, Taj Mahal, Eric Bibb, Sonny Terry, Brownie Mcghee, Magic Slim, Memphis Slim, Screamin’ Jay Hawkins, Albert King, Keb’ Mo’, Larry Johnson. They are the “Blues Legends” selected among the 1005 Posts we publish this month. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

The White House turns ‘Blues’ (2012)

February 21, 2012 – B.B. King, Trombone Shorty, Jeff Beck, Buddy Guy, Mick Jagger, Shemekia Copeland, Gary Clark Jr and Booker T Jones, they are all at the White House for the “Month Of Blues”

This week In One-Off Collaborations 11

Angélique Kidjo & Buddy Guy, Paul Simon & Chris Thile, Post Malone & Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sharon Stone & Aerosmith, Slash & Carole King, Marianne Faithfull & Bill Frisell, Candy Dulfer & Trijntje Oosterhuis, Dionne Warwick & Chuck Jackson, Norah Jones, Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis, Gregory Porter & Laura Mvula, Paul Mccartney, Joe […]

The Blues spends the night at Radio City (2003)

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.

We remember Junior Wells. ‘Blowing In The Harp’

This day (January 15, 1998), in Chicago, Illinois, died Amos Wells Blakemore Jr. a.k.a. Junior Wells, an American Chicago blues vocalist and harmonica player.. Tracklist : Trouble No More (1987) . w/ Buddy Guy – Who´s Lovin’ You Tonight . w/ Buddy Guy & John Mayall’s Blues Breakers – Don’t Start Me Talkin . Mystery […]

We remember Albert Collins. ‘The Iceman Killer’

This day (November 24, 1985), in Inglewood, California, died Joseph Vernon Turner Jr. a.k.a Big Joe Turner, an American blues shouter. Digest Tracklist : w/ B.B.King – Call It Stormy Monday . Iceman (1992) . w/ Robert Cray – The Dream (1991) . My Woman Has A Black Cat Bone . w/ Buddy Guy, Jeff […]

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 27

Eric Clapton, J.J. Cale, Buddy Guy, Lonnie Brooks, John Mayer, Matt Schofield, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Herring, Mick Box, Bob Weir, Warren Haynes, Joe Bonamassa, Tommy Emmanuel, Allan Holdsworth, John Scofield, John McLaughlin. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 252 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

Bruce, Jeff, Jackson, Mick et al celebrate 25 years of RARHOF (2009)

October 29, 2009 – Simon & Garfunkel, Bruce Springsteen, John Fogerty, Jeff Beck, Sting, Mick Jagger, Billy Joel, Jackson Browne, Crosby, Stills and Nash, Buddy Guy, Bonnie Raitt, Fergie,, Sam Moore, Patti Smith and more celebrate the 25th Anniversary of Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame at Madison Square Garden in New-York City More […]