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Bo Diddley

Born: 
12/30/1928
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Died: 
06/02/2008
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Years Active: 
1951-2008
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Ellas Otha Bates, known by his stage name Bo Diddley, was an American rhythm and blues vocalist, guitarist, songwriter (usually as Ellas McDaniel) and inventor. He was known in particular for his technical innovations, including his trademark rectangular guitar.

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Region Country
Top 10 Stars of '55 09/27/1955 Chattanooga Memorial Auditorium Chattanooga Tennessee USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 05/30/1957 Sparrow's Beach Annapolis Maryland USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 05/31/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/01/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/02/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/03/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/04/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/05/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Big Joe Turner / Bo Diddley 06/06/1957 Howard Theatre Washington District of Columbia USA
Fantabulous Rock 'n Roll Show of '57 11/14/1957 Tomlinson Hall Indianapolis Indiana USA
Clyde McPhatter 03/14/1958 Vanderbilt Memorial Gym Nashville Tennessee USA
The Big R&B Show of '58 04/09/1958 Skatarena Indianapolis Indiana USA
1st Annual Newport Folk Festival 07/12/1959 Freebody Park Newport Rhode Island USA
Blues Show 12/31/1965 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/01/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/02/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/03/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/04/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/05/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
Blues Show 01/06/1966 Apollo Theater Harlem New York USA
The Blues Project / Bo Diddley 05/27/1966 Café au Go Go NYC New York USA
The Blues Project / Bo Diddley 05/28/1966 Café au Go Go NYC New York USA
The Blues Project / Bo Diddley 05/29/1966 Café au Go Go NYC New York USA
The Blues Project / Bo Diddley 05/30/1966 Café au Go Go NYC New York USA
The Blues Project / Bo Diddley 05/31/1966 Café au Go Go NYC New York USA

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