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From the fast lane to the long road to redemption
On her 16th studio album, Slipstream, released last year and recorded with the seemingly ubiquitous Joe Henry, Bonnie Raitt continued doing what she has always done: "curate a bunch of great songs from totally different traditions and stick them together on one record".
Thu Jun 13, 2013
Chico Performances reveals 2013-14 season
Chico Performances is known for bringing in a lively array of artists and speakers to the Laxson Auditorium stage on the Chico State Unversity campus.
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Slide guitar queen set to wow capital
WATCHING Bonnie Raitt do her thing on the Jools Holland show last week was a very sweet reminder of what a soulful singer, a killer guitar player and a classy performer can do when she has a great song to play with.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Bonnie Raitt is coming to the Midland this fall
Bonnie Raitt's most recent album, Slipstream , is about a year old now. On it, she covers a couple of late-era Dylan songs as well as cuts by Gerry Rafferty and Loudon Wainwright III.
Fri Jun 07, 2013
Mississippi Fred McDowell: Learning Slide Guitar With a Steak Bone
This is the story of a farm boy who started out using a steak bone for a guitar slide - but later went on to tour the United States, coach Bonnie Raitt on her slide technique, and get one of his songs covered by the Rolling Stones.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Recording a career retrospective in New Orleans, Chris Smither comes full circle
"I'm beginning to remember a lot more," Chris Smither mused over the phone on a recent afternoon.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Interview: Bonnie Raitt talks to The Chronicle ahead of her Newcastle gig
Renowned singer/writer and slide-guitarist Bonnie Raitt arrives at Newcastle City Hall on June 24 as part of her first UK tour in seven years.
Fri May 31, 2013
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Clinton's Amanda Cote takes stage
The Lucky Dog Music Hall in Worcester had just started filling up when the Amanda Cote Project was introduced.
Thu May 30, 2013
George Marinelli, Tours Uk As Member Of Bonnie Raitt's Legendary Band
Legendary musician George Marinelli joins nine-time Grammy award winning artist Bonnie Raitt for her Slipstream tour which spans the globe.
Wed May 29, 2013
Cape Cod Times
Sound choice: Sarah Potenza & The Tall Boys
Sarah Potenza & the Tall Boys is a Nashville-based band specializing in original country/soul. Promotions for its concert Saturday night quote the Kansas City Blues Society in describing Potenza's sound as a cross between Johnny Cash and Bonnie Raitt.