B.B. King Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. A 17-year-old American guitar prodigy joins international musicians at Mumbai's annual Blues festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2017 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    Quinn Sullivan, a 17-year-old American guitar prodigy, joins an international line-up of musicians, featuring BillyA A SGobbins, at the city's annual Blues festival Quinn Sullivan started his career touring with BuddyA A SGuy and BB King and is currently one of the best Blues guitar players "You damn right, I've got the blues, from my head down to my shoes," says Buddy Guy, the Blues legend, whenever on stage with the guitar. The lines sum up what enthusiasts in the city can expect at the seventh edition of the Mahindra Blues Festival.


  2. Eric Clapton Doc Set for Theatrical, TV DebutRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Billboard

    ... himself and his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes, including late music icons B.B. King , Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison . "Clapton's music is the foundation of our film -- his commitment to the Blues, its ...


  3. Showtime to Release Documentary Eric Clapton: a Life in 12 Bars in 2018Read the original story

    Feb 10, 2017 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... along with his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes - including late music icons B.B. King , Jimi Hendrix and George Harr is on . Stretching from his traumatic childhood living in a "house of secrets," through his long ...


  4. Showtime Tunes Up 'Eric Clapton: A Life In 12 Bars' For Theatrical & TV ReleaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Deadline

    ... along with his family, friends, musical collaborators, contemporaries and heroes - including late music icons B.B. King, Jimi Hendrix and George Harrison. Stretching from Clapton's traumatic childhood living in a "house of secrets," through his long ...


  5. Beale Streeta s history preserved through music, storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    ... on. The shoes that hurt, you know, and went out to be seen." Music brought a who's who list of names to Beale - B.B. King. Elvis. W.C. Handy, Sam Phillips, Al Green, Ike and Tina Turner and Johnny Cash during the 20th century. As a major ...


  6. B.B. King Blues: Learn 10 Licks, Plus a 12-Bar Solo, B.B. StyleRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Guitar Player

    B.B. King played a style of electric blues that was entirely his own. From his choice of notes to his distinctive style of phrasing and tremendous finger vibrato, King carved out his own place in the pantheon of blues guitarists, and from the Sixties onward, playing like B.B. has been a goal for many blues players.


  7. Pascagoula native will play Johnny Casha s dad in CMT dramaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2017 | Sunherald.com

    ... Murray ("One Hill Tree"), according to The Rolling Stone, and explores the sound created by artists Muddy Waters, B.B. King, Fats Domino and Ike Turner during times of social unrest. Eight episodes are directed by two-time Academy Award nominee ...


  8. Elise Testone concert to celebrate legends of rock and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Post and Courier

    Jimi Hendrix. Janis Joplin. Jerry Garcia. Michael Jackson. James Brown. Amy Winehouse. B.B. King. Bob Marley. Prince. David Bowie. These are the legends of rock, pop, blues, soul, reggae. While we can no longer witness these icons in person, we can ...


  9. Bands in the backyard and blues in the nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2017 | Colorado Springs Independent

    ... & Shakers and special guest Erica Brown . The Denver-based blueswoman has shared the stage with the likes of B.B. King, Al Green, Delbert McClinton , and many more. Lauded Californian blues-rockers Tommy Castro & The Painkillers and the Springs' own ...


  10. Sun Studio SessionsRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2017 | KISU-TV Pocatello

    ... to music culture for providing the first professional recording opportunities for blues legends like Howlin' Wolf, B.B. King and Rufus Thomas, as well as discovering music legends Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Carl Perkins and Roy ...


  11. Learn the Guitar Habits of John MayerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2017 | Guitar Player

    ... were developed through emulating some of the greatest guitar players of all time, including Stevie Ray Vaughan and B.B. King . However, truly exceptional guitar players aren't mere replicas of previous legends. They have a sound of their own. That ...


  12. Celebrate Grammy week with gallery talksRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2017 | The Bolivar Commercial

    Gallery talks are informal and intimate discussions hosted by special guests and museum staff that highlight the significance of the Grammy Awards, special exhibits and artifacts, Grammy-winning and nominated artists, and Mississippi's impact on American music. Tuesday's talk will be Legacy of B.B. King by Malika Polk-Lee, B.B. King Museum Executive Director.


  13. Live From Madison Square Garden - Part 2 Spotify PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2017 | JamBase

    ... Pearl Jam, LCD Soundsystem, O.A.R. and of course - Phish. Among the new entries are tracks by Led Zeppelin, B.B. King, The Band, Frank Sinatra, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, George Harrison, Paul Simon, Ike & Tina Turner, Neil Young, Stevie Wonder, ...


  14. Shane Dwight at Casa SorrentoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | Monterey County Weekly

    ... of Monterey Blues Festival's "Battle of the Bands," Shane Dwight has since shared the stage with artists like B.B. King, Los Lonely Boys, The Marshall Tucker Band and The Doobie Brothers, to name a few. His music is a well-toned blend of roots, ...


  15. Talks underway to redevelop landmark Bank of Toronto buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2017 | The Toronto Star

    ... e 1950s and 1960s where the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Oscar Peterson, Muddy Waters, Charles Mingus, Benny Goodman, B.B. King, Thelonious Monk and Big Mama Thornton once performed. 2 comments

  16. music friday: sleater-kinney, live in parisRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2017 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    There are a few live albums that I treasure: B.B. King's Live at the Regal , 1969: Velvet Underground Live with Lou Reed , Neil Young's Time Fades Away and Live Rust , Bob Marley and the Wailers, Live! , Ramones, It's Alive , pretty much any live Bruce Springsteen albums, The Allman Brothers Band at Fillmore East , James Brown's Live at the Apollo , Otis Redding's Live in Europe , and I'm sure I'm forgetting something. But mostly, I find live albums to be useful as a souvenir of a show I might have attended, but otherwise I prefer studio recordings.


  17. David Gogo named guitar player of the yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    David Gogo has won the Maple Blues Award for Guitar Player of the Year and will be performing Char's Landing on Saturday, Feb. 4. "I was nominated for Electric Act of the Year and Recording of the Year and Guitar Player of the Year," Gogo said. He said winning the Guitar Player of the Year was really special because he was up against acclaimed artists like Colin James.


  18. Connie Lush: - I didn't think I was good enough to be a singer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2017 | Lancashire Telegraph

    A Royal Albert Hall audience sizzled with anticipation as Connie Lush warmed up the crowd ahead of a concert by the most influential blues musician of his generation and the music's most potent symbol. "For him to say that about my singing, well that was so incredible.


  19. Bringing the Blues to downtown Gastonia Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 1, 2017 | The Gaston Gazette

    Jerry Currence knew he wanted to be a singer from the first time he got on stage with Billy Paul in Washington, D.C. He was at a concert with his sister and was just a young boy. “I got on stage as a tiny boy and they put me off the stage,” he said.


  20. First Single, "Little Annie", from Breaking Grass' New Album ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 31, 2017 | Cybergrass

    ... ages could enjoy. Throughout history, Mississippi has been a mecca of fantastic music. From Delta Blues artists B.B. King and Muddy Waters, to country crooners Tammy Wynette and Conway Twitty, and those who've bridged the gap between country and ...