Category «Other Artists»

Anton Fig Reunites with Frehley’s Comet at Indy Kiss Expo

On his day off from touring as a member of Joe Bonamassa’s band, drummer Anton Fig flew up to Indianapolis, IN to reunite with his fellow band members of Frehley’s Comet. It’s been a long time since they’ve played together. The lucky fans in attendance at the Indy Kiss Expo got to see Ace Frehley, …

The TV Appearance That Jump Started Joe’s Career

Flash back to 1991, 13 year old Joe Bonamassa appears on the Real Life with Jane Pauley TV show.  The television program aired in the United States from 1990 to 1991 on NBC. During the Meet the Parents session on Joe’s most recent Keeping the Blues Alive at Sea cruise, Joe’s manager Roy Weisman said …

Bonamassa Praises Eric Gales Ahead Of New Album

Eric Gales is back at it again with his newest release, Middle of the Road. For those of you who were on of the most recent Keeping The Blues Alive at Sea cruise, you got to experience a lot of new Eric Gales material live. The album is due out March 24th and has received raving …

Joe Bonamassa Jams With Groove Legacy at The Baked Potato

Joe Bonamassa made an appearance at The Baked Potato to play with bandmate Paulie Cerra’s  band Groove Legacy and they nailed an absolute stunning version of “Blues Deluxe”. Check it out and you’ll agree. Joe starts off the song singing, which transitions into a killer exchange of solos between Sam Meek, Paulie Cerra and Joe. Gigs like this …

Writing Begins on Black Country Communion’s 4th Studio Album

Writing began today (September 5, 2016) on Black Country Communion’s 4th studio album. Bassist Glenn Hughes posted a photo on Facebook of him and Joe Bonamassa at Glenn’s LA home. Glenn also confirmed that drummer Jason Bonham and keyboardist Derek Sherinan are still active members of Black Country Communion. Stay tuned for more news about BCC4…

Sinead Burgess Set To Open Australia Bonamassa Shows

Australian singer-songwriter Sinead Burgess will open for Joe Bonamassa on his upcoming Australian tour. The tour kicks off later this month in Perth on September 25th. Tour Dates: 09/25/2016 – Perth – Perth Concert Hall 09/28/2016 – Brisbane – QPAC 09/30/2016 – Sydney  – Sydney Opera House 10/02/2016 – Adelaide – Thebarton Theatre 10/05/2016 – …

Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart Finish Third Studio Album

Recording for the third Joe Bonamassa and Beth Hart album finished late last week in Las Vegas. Pictured above is Rob McNelly, Joe Bonamassa, Kevin Shirley, Anton Fig, Beth Hart, Michael Rhodes, and Reese Wynans. The album was recorded at The Palms in Las Vegas, NV. Bonamassa is no stranger to The Palms, as he has recorded other …

B.B. King Tribute Concert Featuring Slash, Bonamassa, Keb Mo and more Sold Out

Wow, that was fast. The Grammy Foundation’s and Grammy Museum’s B.B. Tribute Concert sold out almost instantly. On September 1, 2016 musical legends Joe Bonamassa, Keb Mo, Slash, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks, Jimmie Vaughan and Joe Louis Walker will take the stage at the Wallis Annenberg Center in Beverly Hills for a tribute …

Awesome Bonamassa Wah Pedal Sighting…

Last week I ventured up to Connecticut to check out Whitesnake. The opening band for Whitesnake was an Australian rock band by the name of The Dead Daisies. I had heard them previously on my local rock radio station, as they’ve played one of their hit singles Lock ‘n’ Loaded. The Dead Daisies is a super group, made up …

‘King of the Blues’ B.B. King Dead at 89

The King of The Blues, B.B. King has died in Las Vegas at age 89, his lawyer Brent Bryson has confirmed. Bryson tells the Associated Press that King died peacefully in his sleep at 9:40PM PST Thursday evening at his home in Las Vegas. B.B. sold millions of records world wide throughout his lifetime. He …