In Brief: Events in the Modesto region
Thackery, known for his explosive blues guitar performances, co-founded blues-rock ensemble the Nighthawks in 1972, then began touring with Jimmy Thackery and the Assassins in the mid-1980s. Now performing as Jimmy Thackery and the Drivers, his latest album, "Feel the Heat," was released in 2011.
Start the conversation, or Read more at The Modesto Bee.
Copyright © 2016 Topix LLC