Tag Archives: B.B. King

GUITAR GUITAR CITY BLUES JAM @ BOISDALE CANARY WHARF | TUESDAY 12 JUNE

GUITAR GUITAR CITY BLUES JAM TUESDAY, JUNE 12, 2012 8.00PM @ BOISDALE CANARY WHARF Featuring a stunning collection of Fender Custom Shop guitars, which can be road-tested on the night. Fender Custom Shop, retailer Guitar Guitar and ACS Custom have teamed … Continue reading

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Guitarist Magazine Launches Deluxe Edition iPad App

Guitarist Magazine have launched the Guitarist Deluxe iPad App that includes embedded audio and video throughout – artist videos, gear demos, guitar lessons and is available from Apple Newsstand and the App Store here: http://goo.gl/K6CSx Here is a selection of animated covers from Guitarist Magazine’s … Continue reading

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Barack Obama joins all-star blues band featuring Jeff Beck, B.B. King and Mick Jagger

U.S. President Barack Obama welcomed a host of guitar legends to his presidential home for a PBS special “Performance at the White House: Red, White And Blues”. President Obama joked “Sometimes there are downsides to being president: You can’t just go for … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday, B.B. King!

Blues guitar legend, B.B. King, turns 86 today. King, who appeared on the Pyramid Stage at this years Glastonbury Festival in Somerset [review], has been touring for six decades and still performs up to a 100 gigs per year, and … Continue reading

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History of the Blues

This post is for my Pop 1 music students at the City of Bath College. Aside from this 7-part series of clips from The History of the Blues I would recommend watching Martin Scorsese’s The Blues. Pt 1 – Charley Patton, W.C. … Continue reading

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