B.B. King Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Pros and cons of some faux materialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... couple of local quarries and found similar stone variations, I was thrilled. To slightly alter the late blues icon B.B. King's greatest hits, The Thrill is Gone, the thrill was gone when I looked at the cost of building a stone fireplace. It was in ...

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  2. Celebrate International Guitar Month With These Guitar GreatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2017 | News 88.9 KNPR

    ... beauty "Coyote," Prince 's burning solo on "Purple Rain," Joe Walsh's wah-wah funk on the James Gang's "Funk #49," B.B. King 's iconic solo on "The Thrill Is Gone" or the wild genius of Wilco 's Nels Cline on "Impossible Germany," have a listen as ...

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  3. Jake Andrews To Release Spectra Music Group Debut Single 'In The Shadows' On Friday May 19th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2017 | PR Log

    ... Band Mother Earth. Since the age of 8 he has been trading licks with and opening for such masters as Albert King, B.B. King, Albert Collins,Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, and Jimmie Vaughan, starting at his hometown's legendary club Antone's. By his early ...

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  4. Appreciation A working man's guitarist, Geils's riffs got the party startedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Klein. "But then he started playing electric guitar and would practice 12 hours a day studying blues guys like B.B. King, Otis Rush, and Howlin' Wolf. He just put so much time and effort into it. He would incorporate all this other stuff into his ...

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  5. More Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Post Register

    ... adds the autographed guitar to his collection. Monte LaOrange / [email protected] This guitar, signed by B.B. King, is one of Steve Hansen's most notable pieces of music memorabilia. Monte LaOrange / [email protected] This ...

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  6. Comedian, actor dies after cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | Albany Times Union

    ... sitting in ... more FILE - In this Aug. 17, 2005 file photo, legendary blues man James Cotton performs at the B.B. King Blues Club in New York City. Cotton, a Grammy Award-winning blues harmonica master whose full-throated sound backed such blues ...

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  7. J. Geils of The J. Geils Band, dead at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | WBTV

    John Warren Geils Jr., the guitarist known as J. Geils and one of the founders of the rock group The J. Geils Band, has died, The Boston Globe reports. He was 71. Police told the newspaper Geils was found dead in his home in Groton, MA, where he had lived for the past 35 years.

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  8. Sun Studio SessionsRead the original story

    Apr 11, 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 ...

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  9. Semple pays tribute to a blues legendRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 25, 2016 | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    Jack Semple is performing a tribute to one of the biggest influences in his musical career, with a tribute to blues legend B.B. King. The performance will be on September 18 at the Anne Portnuff Theatre at 7:30 p.m. Photograph By Submission Jack Semple is performing a tribute to one of the biggest influences in his musical career, with a tribute to blues legend B.B. King.

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  10. Mountain StageRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Marietta Times

    ... the show and we're thrilled to have her back." Copeland has sung with legends such as Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Mick Jagger, Keith Richards and Carlos Santana. The T Sisters have been singing and composing together since they ...

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  11. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Soulful, High-Energy, Jazz Vocalist Joan Minor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... after their return to action in Paris in June. Her debut Album, Integrity Matters, received notable praise from B.B. King: "Beautiful voice... if you like light jazz with a good feel of tunes that we used to hear by the masters, you should hear ...

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  12. Video: Shane Henry releases first music video 'Save Me,' prepares new album 'Light in the Dark'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | NewsOK.com

    ... was 12, his dad took him to two concerts that changed his life: Tom Petty at the Civic Center in Oklahoma City and B.B. King, Buddy Guy and Bonnie Raitt at the Tulsa Blues Festival. They inspired him to learn guitar, a skill he pursued with a ...

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  13. Bonnie Raitt review: electric, exciting and very satisfyingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | The Daily Millbury

    Easy, laidback and superb - Bonnie Raitt nailed her Sydney show. Photo: Marina Chavez a ...a ...a ...a ...There are, to borrow a phrase from one of her more recent songs, some unintended consequences of love if you're a Bonnie Raitt fan.You start saying things like smooth and sensuous and run the risk of sounding, well, sleazy - but you can't help it: there's something electric to the skin in Raitt's singing which seems unfairly effortless considering what it can do to you.Your eyes light up at the thought of a bit of slide guitar and you start to nod appreciatively the instant a familiar blues rhythm sets in.

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  14. Buddy GuyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Examiner.com

    ... maybe it was a good idea to put two CDs out - one of them the slow stuff, more for listening, and the other, like B.B. King said, if you want to boogie-woogie all night long." The result has a title both simple and clever: Rhythm & Blues, the first ...

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  15. Learn Something: What You Don't Know About The BB King Scale [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    Guitar instructor Andrew Wasson of Creative Guitar Studio presented an interesting video lesson on the so-called BB King scale and how to master it. The musician noted : "There's something BB King did with the minor pentatonic scale that very few guitar players fully understand.

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  16. The Angry Troll at 222 will hold its official grand opening Friday...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | Tribune/The Tribune Advertiser

    ... and Houston Norris. Big Daddy Mojo is an award winning blues rock band influenced by "Albert King, Freddie King, B.B. King, Rodney King, Billie Jean King and anyone else with the last name 'King,'" as well as others according to their Facebook page. ...

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  17. Festiva talks to harmonicist, RGV native Tim GonzalezRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2017 | TheMonitor.com

    ... me to go back and play my music, especially my new style of the harmonica. A: I remember the time I performed with B.B. King and we got done and took a photo he looked over and commented to me that I was a "very, very mature harmonica player" what I ...

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  18. Living on a reservation, but living the life of a touring blues musicianRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Blues has long been a natural outlet for those facing struggle and oppression, whether in a ghetto or on a American Indian reservation. Nanji says, "B.B. King told me that the blues can take you out of all that and make you feel better.

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  19. PERFORMANCE / TOUR: Soulful, High-Energy, Jazz Vocalist Joan Minor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2017 | All About Jazz

    ... after their return to action in Paris in June. Her debut Album, Integrity Matters, received notable praise from B.B. King: "Beautiful voice... if you like light jazz with a good feel of tunes that we used to hear by the masters, you should hear ...

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  20. The Robert Cray Band bringing the blues back to Austin's Paramount TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2017 | Examiner.com

    ... spanning five decades, Cray has played alongside a who's who of guitar gods such as John Lee Hooker, Chuck Berry, B.B. King, Keith Richards, Buddy Guy , Jimmie Vaughan and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Cray has also toured extensively with Eric Clapton. Cray ...

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