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blues-guitarist-Tab Benoit

Born in Baton Rouge Louisiana, blues guitarist Tab Benoit plays a style of blues that can only be described as a mixture of swamp blues, soul blues and Chicago blues on his signature Fender Telecaster. The Telecaster is not usually known as a common choice for blues guitar players. Benoit began playing the guitar in […]

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blues-guitarist-Joe Bonamassa

As one of the younger generation of blues guitarists, Joe Bonamassa is proving a blue tag is alive and well today. Born in Utica New York Joe received his first guitar from his father at the age of seven. By the age of 11 he had been playing solos by Stevie Ray Vaughan and Jimi […]

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blues-guitarist-Michael Burks

Born in Milwaukee in 1957, blues guitarist Michael Burks entered the world with the blues already in his blood. His grandfather played acoustic Delta blues back in Arkansas and his father Frederick was a great bass player. Michael’s first introduction to the guitar came when he was two years old. He showed such interest that […]

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blues-guitarist-J. J. Cale

Blues guitarist J.J. Cale was one of the originators of the Tulsa sound. The Tulsa sound can be described as a loose genre drawing on blues, rockabilly, country and various other styles. Cale’s personal playing style is often described as laid-back and chill. He was born John Weldon Cale on December 5 in 1938. He […]

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blues-guitarist-J. Geils

John Geils was born on February 20, 1946 and is more popularly known as J. He is a very well known blues guitarist in the United States and has toured all over the world. He is also well-known for some of his recordings done with serious jazz musicians. Since 1982 John has resided in the […]

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