Articles tagged buddy guy

Foo Fighters 4th of July 20th Anniversary Blowout at RFK Stadium (Photos)

Foo Fighters and friends, like Buddy Guy, Heart and LL Cool J, celebrated the band's 20th anniversary, and the 4th of July, with a huge festival in Washington, D.C.

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28 Jul 2013 // 11:05 PM

Buddy Guy: Rhythm & Blues

Even if it is a little too star-studded, Rhythm & Blues is another unwavering piece of devotion from Buddy Guy.

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The Black Crowes: Wiser for the Time

A massive live set from one of the 1990s' most successful rock acts chronicles a band that might be unparalleled in its resiliency.

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Shemekia Copeland and Ronnie Baker Brooks Take a Class

Copeland and Brooks infected my classroom with the ‘existential freedom’ that allows each person to stare into the darkness, yet somehow and someway, find the words, the voice, and the courage to sing a sweet song. That is, they gave us all the blues.

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Various Artists: Chicago Blues: A Living History: The (R)evolution Continue

The state of the blues: alive and well in 2011.

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Waxing Nostalgic: The Mantras of the Music Geek

Four music geeks reunite to reminisce over their college days in the late '80s. Bold mantras about what's wrong with today's music ensue.

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Buddy Guy: 29.Jan.2010 - Chicago

At the ripe age of 73 Guy continues to harness an unimaginable amount of energy and showmanship, with no signs of slowing down. Words and Pictures by Allison Taich.

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Buddy Guy + Dave Mason: 7 November 2009 - Waukegan, IL

He milks and squeezes each note, be it from his trusty guitar or his very well-oiled voice.

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Buddy Guy: The Definitive Buddy Guy

For the most part, the compilation succeeds, but there are some limitations that can't be overlooked.

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4 Feb 2009 // 2:58 AM

Looking forward to watching B.B. King on his current concert tour? So is the other guy on the bill. “Ain’t much you can

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10 Aug 2008 // 11:00 PM

Shine a Light

Rarely do movies change my mind about anything, rarer still about rock 'n' roll, but Shine A Light did just that.

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28 May 2008 // 5:09 AM

It’s one thing to marvel at the magnitude of an IMAX-size Rolling Stones in Martin Scorsese’s recent concert documentary, “Shine a Light.” But

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6 Apr 2008 // 11:02 PM

Shine a Light

While the coming together of the Rolling Stones and Martin Scorsese has been heralded as an event, Shine a Light is only fitfully absorbing.

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Various Artists: The Rough Guide to the Blues

Twenty-two track compilation covers eight decades of blues music, from Mamie Smith to Ali Farke Touré, with mixed results.

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16 Jan 2006 // 1:00 AM

Buddy Guy

has a mind of winter. He freezes you. Then, he cuts you up.

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Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

For director Antoine Fuqua, it was clear that the right place to start a concert imagining the history of the blues would start with a song from Africa.

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Lightning in a Bottle (2004)

The sensational Buddy Guy is his own, allusive story, as he incarnates a bridge between generations and styles.

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Double Take: The African Queen (1951)

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"What a time they had, Charlie and Rosie. They'll never lack for stories to tell their grandchildren. And what a time we had at Double Take discussing the spiritual and romantic journey of the African Queen.

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