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Stevie Ray Vaughan

Singing (and Playing) Jimi Hendrix

To Celebrate Jimi Hendrix, who passed away today 50 years ago, we have selected fourtenn artists who have covered songs that Jimi made famous. They are Otis Taylor, Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Mayer, Slash, Boz Scaggs, Paul Gilbert, Gary…

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…

Stevie Ray Vaughan stops in Nashville (1987)

September 6, 1987 - Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble “Live Alive Tour” stops at Starwood Amphitheatre, Antioch, TN, USA<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Stevie-Ray-Vaughan-A-Ray-Of-Life-RVJ.jpeg'…

Stevie Ray Vaughan visits Munich (1984)

August 27, 1984 - Stevie Ray Vaughan performs at Alabamahalle in Munich,Germany<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Stevie-Ray-Vaughan-A-Ray-Of-Life-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Stevie Ray Vaughan - A Ray Of Life' width='190'…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 49

Buckethead, Stanley Jordan, Vernon Reid, Jimmy Herring, David Gilmour, John Mayer, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lonnie Mack, Nils Lofgren, Jeff 'Skunk' Baxter, Nuno Bettencourt, Johnny Marr, Nita Strauss, Dave Navarro. They are the Guitar Virtuosi…

Stevie Ray Vaughan bluesifies Montreux (1985)

July 15, 1985 - Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble will be live on stage at "Montreux Jazz Festival" in Switzerland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Stevie-Ray-Vaughan-A-Ray-Of-Life-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Stevie…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 14

Ultravox, Grateful Dead, George Michael & Elton John, Led Zeppelin, Bruce Springsteen, Michael Jackson, Talking Heads, The Allman Brothers Band, Dire Straits, Queen, Jethro Tull, Stevie Ray Vaughan. They are the '80s Throwback' artists…

Stevie Ray Vaughan plays in Toronto (1983)

July 11, 1983 - Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble's "Texas Flood Tour" stops at El Mocambo in Toronto; Canadá<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Stevie-Ray-Vaughan-A-Ray-Of-Life-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Stevie Ray…

Stevie Ray Vaughan visits Finland (1985)

July 11, 1985 - Stevie Ray Vaughan is at "Pori Jazz Festival" in Finland<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Stevie-Ray-Vaughan-A-Ray-Of-Life-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Stevie Ray Vaughan - A Ray Of Life' width='190'…

This week In ’80s Throwback’ 11

Bob Marley, Heart, LL Cool J, The Cars, Paul McCartney, Scritti Politti, Genesis, Simply Red, Sheila E, Stevie Nicks, Stevie Ray Vaughan , Talking Heads. They are the '80s Throwback' artists selected among the 313 Posts we publish this…

This month In Blues Legends 09

Sonny Boy Williamson II, Taj Mahal, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Sonny Landreth, Albert King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Buddy Guy. They are the "Blues Legends" selected among the 1247 Posts we…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 07

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Walsh, Chuck Berry, John Scofield, Johnny Guitar Watson, Brian May, Pete Townshend, Alvin Lee, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Robert Fripp, Eddie Van Halen, Marc Ribot. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 231…

Singing With Stevie Wonder

Stevie Wonder whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang and played with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Steve Harvey, Jamie Foxx, Whitney Houston, Dionne Warwick, Beyonce, Jeff Beck, Stevie Ray Vaughan,…

This month In Blues Legends 08

Albert Collins, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Walter Trout, Otis Spann, Johnnie Johnson, Ana Popovic, Ronnie Earl, Matt Schofield, Muddy Waters, Clark Terry, B.B King, R.L. Burnside, J.B. Lenoir, Lonnie Mack. They are the "Blues…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 03

Muddy Waters, Lonnie Mack, Walter Trout, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Albert Collins, Keith Richards, Bill Frisell, Dan Auerbach, Shawn Lane, John Frusciante, Prince, Peter Frampton , Joe Bonamassa. They are the Guitar Virtuosi artists selected…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 45

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jeff Beck & Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Joe Satriani, John Petrucci & Uli Roth, Buckethead, Angus Young, Steve Hackett, Peter Frampton, Tommy Emmanuel & Martin Taylor, Shawn Lane, Gilad Hekselman, Larry…

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…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 01

Pat Metheny, John Fahey , Tommy Emmanuel, Charlie Hunter, Steve Vai, Shawn Lane, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Joe Bonamassa, Yngwie Malmsteen, Eddie Van Halen, James "Blood" Ulmer, Paco de Lucía. They are the 12 Guitar Virtuosi selected among the…