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Buddy Guy

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07/30/1936
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Years Active: 
1950's-present
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By Brianmcmillen - Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11432115

George "Buddy" Guy is an American blues guitarist and singer considered an important exponent of Chicago blues. He is the father of female rapper Shawnna and also has a son, Michael, known as hip-hop/rap producer IceDrake. He is the older brother of late blues guitarist Phil Guy. Guy is known for his showmanship, playing his guitar with drumsticks, or strolling into the audience while playing solos. He was ranked thirtieth in Rolling Stone magazine's list of the "100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".

Concerts

Eventsort descending Date Venue City Region Country
3rd Annual FestiJazz 07/19/1980 Salle Wilfrid-Pelletier Montréal Quebec Canada
4th American Folk-Blues Festival 10/16/1965 Newcastle City Hall Newcastle Tyne & Wear England
A Holiday Festival 12/07/1970 Monroe Community College Rochester New York USA
A Night of the Blues 03/01/1974 Hunter College Assembly Hall NYC New York USA
An American Music Show 09/15/1968 Rose Bowl Pasadena California USA
Ann Arbor Blues Festival 08/09/1970 Otis Spann Memorial Field Ann Arbor Michigan USA
Antone's 19th Anniversary 07/09/1994 The Terrace Austin Texas USA
B.B. King 01/18/1970 Fillmore West San Francisco California USA
B.B. King 01/15/1970 Fillmore West San Francisco California USA
B.B. King 01/16/1970 Fillmore West San Francisco California USA
B.B. King 01/17/1970 Fillmore West San Francisco California USA
Blues Extravaganza 04/05/1974 Toledo Sports Arena Toledo Ohio USA
Blues Extravaganza 03/07/1981 Mancini's Lounge McKees Rocks Pennsylvania USA
Blues Music Festival '92 08/29/1992 Front Row Theater Highland Heights Ohio USA
Blues Music Festival '93 08/09/1993 Star Lake Amphitheater Burgettstown Pennsylvania USA
Blues Night 07/12/1995 Oakdale Musical Theatre Wallingford Connecticut USA
Buddy Guy 06/16/1995 The Afterdeck Myrtle Beach South Carolina USA
Buddy Guy 02/06/1981 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Buddy Guy 05/02/1968 Generation NYC New York USA
Buddy Guy 03/19/1983 Antone's (3) Austin Texas USA
Buddy Guy 03/16/1991 Columbia-Greene Community College Hudson New York USA
Buddy Guy 02/10/1995 Visage Orlando Florida USA
Buddy Guy 02/04/1981 Rising Sun Montréal Quebec Canada
Buddy Guy 11/21/1987 Musician's Exchange Fort Lauderdale Florida USA
Buddy Guy 05/01/1968 Generation NYC New York USA

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