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2 hrs ago | Aquarius Papers

Happy 2014 Birthday to Paul Anka, Buddy Guy, and Jeffrey Hammond-Hammond

Today's the birthday of three great musical talents. They're all alive and well, and we've all heard at least one of their songs! We'll begin with singer, songwriter, and actor Paul Anka .


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Paul Anka, New Haven, CT, Jethro Tull, Theater, Arts

6 hrs ago | NewMexiKen

July 30th

Buddy Guy is one of the titans of the blues, straddling traditional and modern forms, as well as musical generations.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Eric Clapton

11 hrs ago | Guitar World

Dear Guitar Hero: Buddy Guy Discusses Muddy Waters, Fender Strats,...

He's been called the greatest living guitarist by Eric Clapton, he's played with blues legends like Muddy Waters and Howlin' Wolf, and his new double album, Rhythm and Blues , is a powerhouse set with guest shots by Aerosmith, Kid Rock, Gary Clark Jr., Beth Hart and Keith Urban.


Related Topix: Blues, Muddy Waters, Black Entertainment, Howlin' Wolf, Eric Clapton

15 hrs ago | NJ.com

Charles Shappell, head of Phillipsburg Emergency Squad, retires in 1964 - Almanac July 30, 2014

In 1975, former Teamsters union president Jimmy Hoffa disappeared in suburban Detroit; although presumed dead, his remains have never been found.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Celebrities, Arnold Schwarzenegger, US Governors, Easton, PA

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Albany Times Union


Terry Crews arrives at the 71st annual Golden Globe Awards at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, in Beverly Hills, Calif.


Related Topix: Beverly Hills, CA, Blues, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Paul Anka, Celebrities, Arnold Schwarzenegger, US Governors

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Detroit Free Press

You haven't lived here until ... you enjoy an outdoor Michigan concert

Stevie Wonder performs at Meadow Brook in Rochester Hills in 2007. This summer, music lovers can catch acts such as Buddy Guy and Iggy Azalea.


Related Topix: Michigan, Rochester Hills, MI, Blues, Black Entertainment, Dance, Pop/Rock, Hip-Hop, Oakland University

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Bellingham Herald

Selwyn Birchwood, Jarekus Singleton infuse the blues

Selwyn Birchwood and Jarekus Singleton did not grow up thinking they were going to play the blues.


Related Topix: Orlando, FL, Blues, Black Entertainment

Mon Jul 21, 2014


Taste & Brew of Kalamazoo reaches out for larger crowd with variety of music, Americana to electronic

Last year, Taste & Brew of Kalamazoo brought in Buddy Guy, one of the most legendary of living blues vets, as their big headliner.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Taste, Kalamazoo, MI, Blues, Black Entertainment, Entertainment

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Lancaster Eagle-Gazette

Buddy Guy's kid to play Canal fest

The daughter of blues legend Buddy Guy and a powerhouse vocalist from Oregon are two of the featured performers at next month's Canal Winchester Blues and Ribfest.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Canal Winchester, OH

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Daily Camera

Lincoln Center's season ranges from Broadway to Buddy Guy

The Tony Award-winning Broadway musical "Million Dollar Quartet" was inspired by the recording session with Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis and Carl Perkins.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Theater, Million Dollar Quartet, Pop/Rock, Elvis Presley, Peter and the Starcatcher, Arts, Entertainment

Times Record News

Live music in the clubs

Catch Texas blues guitar legend Bobby Mack in concert Saturday night at The Iron Horse Pub with Seth James.


Related Topix: Blues, Albert Collins, Black Entertainment, Lou Ann Barton, Jimmy Rogers

Thu Jul 17, 2014

High Times

Interview: Johnny Winter

When I was just a wee little rocker of about 15, my dad brought me to see my first live concert -- Dr. John, Buddy Guy, Junior Wells and headliner Johnny Winter.


Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Dr. John, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Van Halen, Texas

Wed Jul 16, 2014


Concert preview: Bluesman Champion plays 'Grady music'

Harp master and singer Grady Champion respects that fact as any son of the southern state would.


Related Topix: Blues, Grady Champion, Canton, MS, Black Entertainment

Planet Jackson Hole

Music Box: Ten years of Targhee Fest

For its eclecticism, access to National Forest activities, family-friendly vibe, and overall intimate environment in which to experience some of the top touring acts in the world, Targhee Fest is arguably the most anticipated regional festival of the summer.


Related Topix: Country, The Wood Brothers, Blues, Black Entertainment, Robert Earl Keen, The Band, Pop/Rock

Tue Jul 15, 2014


Missoula rocks out to the groove of Ash Grunwald

Australian born blues guitarist Ash Grunwald brought his groove to Missoula's Top Hat Lounge and captured the hearts of the locals.


Related Topix: Australia, Oceania, World News, Folk-Rock, Xavier Rudd, Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, R.L. Burnside

Berkshire Eagle

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center: Guy's got the blues, and that's not bad

For those who may have doubted bluesman Buddy Guy's title as the best guitarist alive, well, you should have been at the Mahaiwe on Friday night.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Howling Wolf, Entertainment

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Blues icon John Mayall loves life on the road

You'd think a man who's counted among his bandmates everyone from Eric Clapton to Mick Fleetwood, and has shared the stage or studio with such stars as Buddy Guy, Otis Rush, Steve Miller, Jeff Healy and Billy Gibbons would be a little more measured in any praise he doles out about fellow musicians.


Related Topix: John Mayall, Blues, Eric Clapton, Otis Rush, Black Entertainment

Thu Jul 10, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center: Buddy Guy is beyond legend

Such is truly not the case with George "Buddy" Guy of Lensworth, Louisiana. Guy, who will be performing at 8 tonight night at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center, has a resume that may pass beyond legendary into something higher.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Aerosmith, Pop/Rock, Entertainment

Tue Jul 08, 2014

WNDU-TV South Bend

Influential blues musician Buddy Guy to play at The Lerner Theatre

On Saturday, October 25, the historic Lerner Theatre hosts one of the most influential artists in the history of blues and rock 'n roll.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, Rock & Roll, Rock-N-Roll, Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin, Pop/Rock, Stevie Ray Vaughan

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Erie Times News

Blues guitarist Jeff Jensen lets it bleed

He listened to Led Zeppelin, which led him to Muddy Waters. He listened to Eric Clapton, which led him to Buddy Guy.


Related Topix: Blues, Muddy Waters, Eric Clapton, Black Entertainment