Category «Awards»

Blues Rock Review Top 5 Guitar Players In The World

Blues Rock Review has named their top 5  guitar players. Joe made the list along with a few other standout players selected by BRR. Picking the top 5 is no easy task, take a look at the video below to find out where he ranks.

Bonamassa Among Winners of Planet Rock’s “The Rocks”

The Rocks awards are handed out by the United Kingdom’s most famous radio station, Planet Rock. According to Planet Rock’s website, the station asks listeners each year to cast their votes across various categories. And after votes were cast from all over the globe, the results have finally been announced. Joe Bonamassa took home the award …

Live at the Greek Theatre Nominated for Grammy

Joe Bonamassa’s most recent release Live at the Greek Theatre has been nominated for Best Traditional Blues Album. This is a fantastic live performance (both video & CD) that show cases Joe’s tribute to the Albert King, Freddy King and BB King. The 59th GRAMMY Awards will take place February 12, 2017 at the Staples Center …

Vintage Guitar’s 2014 Readers’ Choice Awards

Joe Bonamassa was selected as Vintage Guitar’s 2014 Artist of the Year. Here’s what Vintage Guitar had to say about Joe Bonamassa: “The first player to win VG’s “Artist of the Year,” Bonamassa and his guitars were the centerpiece of the June ’14 issue. One of the lucky few who get to gather vintage instruments …

Royal Albert Hall DVD Goes Platinum

Well folks, Christmas this year has arrived early! First we get the great news that Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart’s album “Seesaw” was nominated for a GRAMMY. Earlier this week, Kevin “The Caveman” Shirley posted this picture on his Facebook. Kevin was beside himself to see that the DVD he produced went platinum. That’s right, …

Win The Chance Of A Lifetime Opening Up for Joe Bonamassa and More!

Our friends are Guitar Center, are holding another one of their awesome, amazing contests. This time, the prize is one a kind. There has never been another contest of this caliber that offers this type of prize. You may ask, how good can it be? Well it is just that damn good.. Check out the …

Bonamassa Dominating iTunes Music Charts

Joe’s new album, “Driving Towards The Daylight” is dominating the online music word of Apple’s iTunes. iTunes is the world’s most popular online digital music service, generating millions of downloads on a daily basis. Currently out of the 22 countries that have iTunes available, Joe’s “Driving Towards The Daylight” is #1 on the iTunes Blues …

Bonamassa Takes Home Award From Blues Music Awards

The Blues Foundation held the annual 33rd Blues Music Awards on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 in Memphis. Normally the event runs for hours at a time, hosting performances by dozens of musicians. The awards ceremony was broadcasted on Sirius XM satellite radio and will soon be aired nationally on PBS channels. Airing details yet to …

Royal Albert Hall DVD Gone Gold!?

Well, well, well… look what we have here! That’s a picture of Rick, Roy, Carmine, and Joe. Notice what they’re holding? It appears to a plaque certifying Joe’s Royal Albert Hall DVD for going gold! Congrats to Joe, Roy, and the band for getting gold. The Royal Albert Hall DVD was filmed on May 4, …

Vote! Guitar Player Best Blues Guitarist Poll

Our friends over at Guitar Player Magazine currently have a poll going on their website. Who is the best young guitar player? Joe is currently in the lead, with 55%. He’s in front of Derek Trucks and Kenny Wayne Shepherd. Head on over to the Guitar Player website and place your vote.