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Johnny Winter, Virtuosic Blues Guitarist, Dies at 70

New York Times - 17 Jul 2014
Johnny Winter, a Texas-bred guitarist and singer who was a mainstay of the blues-rock world since the 1960s, died on Wednesday in his hotel room in Zurich. He was 70 and had been on tour in Europe. Mr. Winter's family was awaiting information about the ...
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INTERVIEW: Grammy winner Paul Nelson knows how to rock - 16 Jul 2018
Paul Nelson, the Grammy-winning guitarist who was the righthand man of blues legend Johnny Winter, has built a career of expert musicianship and acclaimed collaboration. As evidenced by his latest album, Badass Generation, Nelson has always ...
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Pittsburgh's Blues and Roots Festival returns July 21-22

New Pittsburgh Courier - 15 Jul 2018
Along the way he also became an accomplished slide guitar player, having learned the technique from the late, great Johnny Winter. In addition to Allison, the two-day festival will feature a number of national and local performers as well as a Tribute ...
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Local man shares journey through stages of life

Morganton News Herald - 11 Jul 2018
Some of his clientele included Edgar Winter, Rick Derringer and Johnny Winter, among others. Doc started writing music in the late '70s and played in numerous bands as well as writing his own songs. One song in particular caught the attention of then ...
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Kinky Friedman playing 'The Sunday Buzz' at Cafe Nine July 15

New Haven Register - 13 Jul 2018
In addition to all the creative stuff he does himself, Friedman is the subject of a rather comprehensive — 450-page (!) — biography by Connecticut author Mary Lou Sullivan, who previously wrote the definitive biography of Johnny Winter, entitled ...
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Kent Blues Fest: 24 venues to hear the blues

Record-Courier - 12 Jul 2018
He and Rowland (Johnny Winter, B.B. King, Johnny Copeland) will alternate between acoustic and electric guitar on their own bluesy arrangements. “Last year, the owner of Belleria came up to us afterward and said it was the best Blues Fest attendance ...
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The Blue Note with Ellen Rocco

North Country Public Radio - 06 Jul 2018
Along with Sonny Boy Williamson, Robert Johnson, Bessie Smith, Howlin' Wolf, BB King, Albert King, Jimmy King, Koko Taylor--plus the best of the voices and groups of the past two or three decades, like Johnny Winter, Taj Mahal, Alvin Youngblood Hart ...
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[Vidéo] Johnny Winter – Illustrated Man

OUI FM - 09 Jul 2018
On y voir un jeune homme parcourir le désert et faire face à de nombreuses épreuves pour arriver dans la chambre où le célèbre rockeur interprète son titre. Illustrated Man est initialement sorti sur l'album Let Me In en 1991, par Johnny Winter, un ...
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Otis & the Hurricanes play Mystic's Blue Monday - 04 Jul 2018
Throw in the Hurricanes — who separately and together have worked or appeared with the likes of Sam & Dave, Bob Dylan, Johnny Winter, James Montgomery, Taj Mahal, Dr. John, Robert Cray and more — and that's a serious and well-earned resume.
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Eclectic lineup to keep Johnny Winter's legacy alive at Royale show

The Boston Globe - 17 Jan 2018
Johnny Winter had everything it takes to be a rock star — the catchy name, the unmistakable flowing white mane, and guitar chops good enough for a spot in the pantheon of six-string legends. (His brother, multi-instrumentalist Edgar Winter, isn't half ...
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Exclusive: Hit Men's Jeff Ganz, on Johnny Winter

Elmore Magazine - 17 Apr 2018
This was May 1st, 1989, and I had just started playing with Johnny Winter. I had had a studio background in New York, and had just come out of the Broadway pit orchestra for Starlight Express, Andrew Lloyd Webber's play (where they put the band on the ...
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Newly published author shares his take on life

The Ellsworth American - 17 Jul 2018
ELLSWORTH — Johnny Remick likes to joke that it took “about 55 years” to write his first book, “Here, There, and All Over the Place.” “It's an accumulation over the years,” says ...
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Remembering Johnny Winter + More Duos & Eddie Shaw

KMUW - 19 Feb 2018
Crossroads remembers Johnny Winter on what would have been his birthday on February 23rd with some classic and later recordings from him and a live set with Muddy Waters and James Cotton. Crossroads also continues the February Duos feature with ...
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Johnny Winter Lesson: Slide Riffing in Open A Tuning

Guitar World Magazine - 29 Oct 2017
From the Archive: This column was originally published in Issue 53 of Guitar World Acoustic. The audio examples in this lesson were performed by Guitar World's Jimmy Brown. I'd like to acquaint you with some great slide licks I like to play in open A ...
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Media Life: Never-before-seen Cash, Folsom Prison images unearthed

Auburn Journal - 16 Jul 2018
While Cash's Folsom legacy is enshrined in the album — a disc that revitalized his career — Marshall was the photographer behind the lens for many of haunting images from that gray winter's day. After 50 years, not all the shots from the Cash visit ...

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