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B. B. King (pt. 2)

What is it about B. B that made him so great for so long?  For me it’s that he was the whole package and he did it all so well: writer, singer, guitar player, showman. 611 more words


Blues and Rhythm Show 205 on 93.3 CFMU (Hamilton, Ontario)

Swear to Tell the Truth for Tuesday, November 24th, (1:00-2:30 pm).

We talk a lot –probably too often–on the show about the availability of the music we play on their air. 788 more words

Buddy Guy – Feels Like Rain on CrO2 Cassette

Last weekend I was listening to a fascinating radio interview, which Cerys Matthews did with engineer and producer Tony Platt – noted for his work with Bob Marley, AC/DC and a diverse range of other major artists. 465 more words


Buddy Guy and the Inequity of Musical Fame

Guy heads into his living room and points out some of his favorite memorabilia collected over his 60 years in the business: a photo of him grinning onstage with Clapton at the Royal Albert Hall in 1990; a thank-you note from Mick Jagger for appearing in 

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Buddy Guy

Though it’s certainly catchier than “George,” if your last name is “Guy” and you choose “Buddy” as your stage name—that’s a sign you’re not trying very hard. 683 more words

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Getting the Blues -- And Loving It

Why the blues?

Why are my wife Patricia and I drawn to music found at the bottom of a shot glass, the music of the scorned and shattered? 1,066 more words

Selected Events (11/10) + Today’s Featured Pub (Greenwich Village)

Today’s SUPER 6 > TUESDAY / NOV. 10, 2015

“We search the internet everyday looking for the very best of What’s Happening, primarily on Manhattan’s WestSide, so that you don’t have to.” We make it as easy as 1-2-3. 1,491 more words