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This week In Guitar Virtuosi 21

Freddie King, Duane Allman, Albert King, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimmy Page, B.B. King, Jeff Beck, John McLaughlin, Steve Howe, Steve Hackett, Terje Rypdal, Shawn Lane, Ralph Towner, John Abercrombie. They are the Guitar…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 31

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan - Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente - Bob Weir & Grace Potter - John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James - John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter - John…

Happy Birthday Derek Trucks

June 8, 1979 - Derek Trucks, American guitarist, co-founder with his wife Susan Tedeschi of the Tedeschi Trucks Band. is 41. Happy Birthday Sir Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi will play some mean guitar at 2015 Maine State Pier,…

We remember Freddie King. ‘The King of Texas’

This day (December 28, 1976), in Dallas, Texas, died Frederick Christian a.k.a Freddie King, an American blues guitarist and singer.Tracklist : Sweet Home Chicago . The Things That I Used To Do (1975) . Blues Band Shuffle (1974) . Boogie…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 33

Frank Zappa, Eelco Gelling, Jan Akkerman, Freddie King, Roy Buchanan, John Mayer, John Scofield, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, John Cipollina, Clem Clemson, David Sancious, Philip Sayce, Joe Bonamassa, Issei Noro, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar…

Freddie King opens for GFR at MSG (1972)

December 23, 1972 - Freddie King opens for Grand Funk Railroad at the Madison Square Garden in New-York City. This is a benefit concert for "Phoenix House" to be filmed and aired by ABC early next year

This month In Blues Legends 04

John Mayall, Albert King, Taj Mahal, Bonnie Raitt, Hubert Sumlin, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Beth Hart, Jeff Beck, Keith Richards, Freddie King, Joe Louis Walker, Muddy Waters, Gary Moore, Willie Dixon, Brownie McGhee, Sonny Terry, Lucky…

This month In Blues Legends 01

R L Burnside, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells, John Lee Hooker, Robert Cray, Freddie King, Otis Rush, Eric Clapton, Luther Allison, Albert Collins, Clarence Gatemouth Brown, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Copeland, Albert King, Jeff Healey, B.B. King,…

Bonamassa’s Role Models

In the excellent 'Live At Greek' album, released today in 2016, Joe Bonamassa pays a tribute to the 'Three Kings' : Albert King, B.B.King and Freddie King.We searched our archives for the original audio and video versions and mirrored the…

Nile, Danube. Blues Are The Rivers

From 'Goin' to Sit Down on the Banks of the River' to 'Watching The River Flow', we have mixed 19 'Mostly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Rivers'. It has Louis Armstrong, Roscoe Holcomb, Bo Diddley, Blind Gary Davis and many more.