1 de dic. de 2023 · At age 86, Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago’s fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the city’s halcyon days of electric blues. Buddy Guy has received 7 GRAMMY Awards, a 2015 Lifetime Achievement GRAMMY ...
Hace 3 días · According to Mayer, his fascination with Vaughan started a "genealogical hunt" that led him to other blues guitarists, including Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Freddie King, Albert King, Otis Rush, and Lightnin' Hopkins. Mayer started taking lessons from a local guitar shop owner, Al Ferrante, and soon became consumed.
29 de nov. de 2023 · Buddy Guy; Chucho Valdés; Clark Terry; Count Basie; Dee Dee Bridgewater; Didier Lockwood; Etta James; Gilberto Gil; James Booker; John McLaughlin; Junior Wells; Larry Coryell; Oscar Peterson; Pee Wee Ellis; Ray Charles; Sonny Rollins; Stan Getz
27 de nov. de 2023 · In 1993 he collaborated with American blues guitarist and singer Buddy Guy on the Feels Like Rain album (1993, Silverstone, organ, synthesizer) which won a Grammy Award for Best Contemporary Blues Album.
Hace 5 días · In February 2003, she performed a cover of Jimi Hendrix's "Voodoo Child (Slight Return)" at the famed Radio City Music Hall in New York City alongside Chicago blues guitar legend Buddy Guy and New York rock guitarist Vernon Reid (of Living Colour) in what would become part of Lightning in a Bottle: One Night In The History Of The Blues, a ...
Hace 3 días · Billie Holiday (born Eleanora Fagan; April 7, 1915 – July 17, 1959) was an American jazz and swing music singer. Nicknamed " Lady Day " by her friend and music partner, Lester Young, Holiday made a significant contribution to jazz music and pop singing.
22 de nov. de 2023 · Bruce and Pete Brown, a poet who was sometimes called Cream’s fourth member, wrote most of band’s lyrics. Clapton’s style as a guitarist had long been influenced by Chicago and Delta bluesmen such as B.B. King, Robert Johnson, Buddy Guy, Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, and Elmore James.