Tag «B.B. King»

Bonamassa’s Live at the Greek Theatre Due Out September 23rd

On September 23rd, Grammy-nominated blues-rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa will deliver “Live at the Greek Theatre” – a 22-track Double CD, Double DVD, Blu-ray, and 3-LP Deluxe Edition tribute to three of the greatest bluesmen to ever live – Albert King, B.B. King and Freddie King. Live at the Greek Theatre showcases ‘The Three Kings’ tour …

San Diego Gets The Best Version Of Hummingbird

Joe fans at Friday’s San Diego (08/28) show were in for a real treat last night. Joe played an absolutely killer version of Hummingbird, that was off the charts. I’m not even sure if there are words to describe the experience that I witnessed in person. Take a look at the video below and I’m …

‘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 …

A Young Joe With B.B. King

Joe Bonamassa first opened for B.B King at age 11. In fact, he wrote an essay about it in school. His teacher at the time, didn’t believe Joe’s story about opening for B.B. King. He believed him the next day, when Joe’s teacher brought in a copy of the local newspaper and asked Joe to …

B.B. King on Black Rock

B.B. King made a guest appearance on the song “Night Life” which is featured on Joe’s new CD “Black Rock”. Order the new CD here.

The Thrill Is Gone

Breaking one out from the vaults, here is a rare video of Joe performing “The Thrill is Gone” by the one and only B.B. King.