Stevie Ray Vaughan

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The Advocate
Slim Harpo Music Awards announces 2016 honorees& the Pontiacs since 1978. The vocalist, saxophonist and harmonica player has p
Slim Harpo Music Awards announces 2016 honorees
The Advocate / Posted 2 days ago
& the Pontiacs since 1978. The vocalist, saxophonist and harmonica player has performed with artists such as Mel Brown, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Marcia Ball. Billington is best known for his work as a producer, songwriter and blues musician. He... Read more
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New Times San Luis Obispo
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CAremains one of the greatest blues guitarists ever and has been hailed as an inf
Publishing Local News and Entertainment for over 29 years in San Luis Obispo County, CA
New Times San Luis Obispo / Posted 3 days ago
remains one of the greatest blues guitarists ever and has been hailed as an influence by everyone from Jimi Hendrix to Stevie Ray Vaughan. The former Louisiana State University janitor began performing with bands in the ’50s around Baton Rouge... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to missundercurrents that draw from a variety of influences that range from Stevie Won
Spotlights: 5 nightlife concerts not to miss
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
undercurrents that draw from a variety of influences that range from Stevie Wonder and Prince to the Black Crowes and Stevie Ray Vaughan. 'Nerd rockers' coming to Ground Zero Spartanburg: GROUND ZERO, 3052 Howard St., 864-948-1661: The... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Spotlightsundercurrents that draws from a variety of influences that range from Stevie Wo
Spotlights
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 4 days ago
undercurrents that draws from a variety of influences that range from Stevie Wonder and Prince to the Black Crowes and Stevie Ray Vaughan. 'Nerd rockers' coming to Ground Zero Spartanburg: GROUND ZERO, 3052 Howard St., 864-948-1661: The... Read more
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Billboard
'I'm a Warrior Against Drugs': Smokey Robinson Saluted by MusiCares MAP FundAndra Day, Tamar Braxton, Kem, Cee Lo Green & El DeBarge also sing praises of t
'I'm a Warrior Against Drugs': Smokey Robinson Saluted by MusiCares MAP Fund
Billboard / Posted 4 days ago
Andra Day, Tamar Braxton, Kem, Cee Lo Green & El DeBarge also sing praises of the legend. After being presented with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award at the 12th annual MusiCares MAP Fund benefit concert Thursday evening, Smokey Robinson talked about... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
FitzGerald American Music Festival returns to Chicago areahas come a long way. When it first started, the event lasted only two days, an
FitzGerald American Music Festival returns to Chicago area
Chicago Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
has come a long way. When it first started, the event lasted only two days, and a little-known guitarist by the name of Stevie Ray Vaughan took the stage. While Vaughan went on to have a career as arguably the one of the best guitarists of all... Read more
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Orange County Register
Doheny Blues Festival roars to a rousing finishalbum rock staples (“Blue on Black,” “Born with a Broken Heart”) and then paid
Doheny Blues Festival roars to a rousing finish
Orange County Register / Posted 6 days ago
album rock staples (“Blue on Black,” “Born with a Broken Heart”) and then paid tribute to his idols Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan (“Voodoo Chile,” “House is Rockin’”) with shredding intensity. The Record Company was a revelation.... Read more
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Variety
Smokey Robinson Speaks Candidly About Drug Addiction at MusiCares BenefitMusiCares MAP Fund feted longtime singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson with the St
Smokey Robinson Speaks Candidly About Drug Addiction at MusiCares Benefit
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
MusiCares MAP Fund feted longtime singer-songwriter Smokey Robinson with the Stevie Ray Vaughan Award for his continued support and commitment to helping fellow artists recovering from addiction. The night honored him with tribute performances by the... Read more
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Orange County Register
Kenny Wayne Shepherd comes to SoCal with blues supergroupout as a teenage guitar wizard in the ’90s, playing a fiery brand of electric g
Kenny Wayne Shepherd comes to SoCal with blues supergroup
Orange County Register / Posted 10 days ago
out as a teenage guitar wizard in the ’90s, playing a fiery brand of electric guitar in a style similar to that of the late Stevie Ray Vaughan, whom he’d met and idolized as a child in Louisiana, and whose band, Double Trouble, later backed Shepherd... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Young Blues Performer Jarekus Singleton To Be At Bessie Smith Struthis instrumental and vocal skills, falling in love with the music of all three
Young Blues Performer Jarekus Singleton To Be At Bessie Smith Strut
The Chattanoogan / Posted 10 days ago
his instrumental and vocal skills, falling in love with the music of all three Kings (B.B., Albert and Freddie) as well as Stevie Ray Vaughan, rappers Twista and Jay-Z, and even country artist Brad Paisley. In his late teens, Jarekus pursued a... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Young Blues Sensation Jarekus Singleton To Be At Bessie Smith Struthis instrumental and vocal skills, falling in love with the music of all three
Young Blues Sensation Jarekus Singleton To Be At Bessie Smith Strut
The Chattanoogan / Posted 11 days ago
his instrumental and vocal skills, falling in love with the music of all three Kings (B.B., Albert and Freddie) as well as Stevie Ray Vaughan, rappers Twista and Jay-Z, and even country artist Brad Paisley. In his late teens, Jarekus pursued a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Supergroup The Rides, coming to Bethlehem, is taking the blues new placesKenny Wayne Shepherd Band, is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer as a member of Doub
Supergroup The Rides, coming to Bethlehem, is taking the blues new places
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, is a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer as a member of Double Trouble, the band that backed the iconic Stevie Ray Vaughan, who was Shepherd's childhood inspiration to pick up a guitar. "I think this record further defines the... Read more
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The Austin Chronicle
Austin Cinema Limitscalls "the last smart music show on television." In between, there's defining p
Austin Cinema Limits
The Austin Chronicle / Posted 17 days ago
calls "the last smart music show on television." In between, there's defining performances – Townes Van Zandt in 1976, Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1983, and Wilco in 2000 – moving A-list testimonials, and insights about ACL's changing scope and... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Greenwich
Greenwich Town Party Adds Local Bands To Music Lineupthe crowd with his unique sound that pays homage to the well-known artists who
Greenwich Town Party Adds Local Bands To Music Lineup
The Daily Voice - Greenwich / Posted 18 days ago
the crowd with his unique sound that pays homage to the well-known artists who have influenced him, including Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Bruce Springsteen. Following Pinto is a contemporary jazz band ensemble called Echoes, featuring... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Stevie Ray Vaughan exhibit set for Grammy MuseumThe second rotating exhibit at the Grammy Museum will feature memorabilia from
Stevie Ray Vaughan exhibit set for Grammy Museum
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 23 days ago
The second rotating exhibit at the Grammy Museum will feature memorabilia from legendary blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, beginning June 30. The exhibit "Pride & Joy: he Texas Blues of Stevie Ray Vaughan" will include Vaughn's "number one"... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Bennington Banner / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
The Mercury News / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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Brush News-Tribune
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Brush News-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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Canon City Daily Record
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Canon City Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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Silicon Valley
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Sevawith many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning t
Wavy Gravy celebrates his 80th birthday with benefit concerts for Seva
Silicon Valley / Posted 23 days ago
with many of the legends of rock 'n' roll and the blues," he says, mentioning the Blues for Blindness benefits he did with Stevie Ray Vaughan, John Lee Hooker and Bonnie Raitt. You can see clips of some of those memorable nights in the 2009... Read more
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The Morning Call
Allentown Jazzfest guitarist B.D. Lenz has TV credits, eclectic style— career remains a workaday struggle. With a genre-bending playing style some
Allentown Jazzfest guitarist B.D. Lenz has TV credits, eclectic style
The Morning Call / Posted 24 days ago
— career remains a workaday struggle. With a genre-bending playing style some have called a cross between Pat Metheny and Stevie Ray Vaughan, Lenz has carved out a niche for himself as a guitarist and bandleader in and around his native northern... Read more
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Pasadena Weekly
The Texas TouchTexas is known for being home to blazing blues guitarists like Gary Clark Jr.,
The Texas Touch
Pasadena Weekly / Posted 24 days ago
Texas is known for being home to blazing blues guitarists like Gary Clark Jr., Billy Gibbons of ZZ Top, Stevie Ray Vaughan … the list goes on. Add to that Lance Lopez, who visits Arcadia Blues Club with his band Friday and Saturday. Vaughan had a... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
Fade to Blues: ‘Born With the Blues’tones alternate between a dirty, overdriven growl and the sort of single coil s
Fade to Blues: ‘Born With the Blues’
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
tones alternate between a dirty, overdriven growl and the sort of single coil sleaze that wouldn't be out of place on a Stevie Ray Vaughan record. While Fischer's bass lines rarely take centerstage (although they certainly do at times, such as... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
April 28-May 1, 201610 p.m. Monday, April 25. Tribute bands are 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays:
April 28-May 1, 2016
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 30 days ago
10 p.m. Monday, April 25. Tribute bands are 8:30 p.m. Thursdays and Saturdays: • April 28: Alan Iglesias and Crossfire (Stevie Ray Vaughan) • April 30: Bomber (Motörhead) UTEP Department of Music — Performances are at 7:30 p.m. at Fox Fine... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
News from the world of entertainmentLonnie Mack dies at age 74 in Tennessee A musician whose instrumental recordin
News from the world of entertainment
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted a month ago
Lonnie Mack dies at age 74 in Tennessee A musician whose instrumental recordings influenced guitar players including Stevie Ray Vaughan has died in Nashville, Tennessee. Lonnie Mack was 74.More >> Guitarist and singer Lonnie Mack, whose... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
MTV bringing back popular 'MTV Unplugged' series later this yearinclude acts like Kendrick Lamar, Sia or even Sturgill Simpson. Meanwhile, mor
MTV bringing back popular 'MTV Unplugged' series later this year
Stamford Advocate / Posted a month ago
include acts like Kendrick Lamar, Sia or even Sturgill Simpson. Meanwhile, more than a few of us would like some of those old episodes from the '90s to get re-aired, like the one with Stevie Ray Vaughan and Joe Satriani, Neil Young or Paul... Read more
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Connecticut Post
MTV bringing back popular 'MTV Unplugged' series later this yearinclude acts like Kendrick Lamar, Sia or even Sturgill Simpson. Meanwhile, mor
MTV bringing back popular 'MTV Unplugged' series later this year
Connecticut Post / Posted a month ago
include acts like Kendrick Lamar, Sia or even Sturgill Simpson. Meanwhile, more than a few of us would like some of those old episodes from the '90s to get re-aired, like the one with Stevie Ray Vaughan and Joe Satriani, Neil Young or Paul... Read more

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