George Harrison, Bee Gees to Receive GRAMMY Lifetime Achievement AwardsBuddy Guy, Flaco Jimenez, the Louvin Brothers, Wayne Shorter and Pierre Boulez are also among the award winners.
Beth Hart's Quiet ComebackBest Blues Album isn't a GRAMMY category that gets much hype, but it's home to one of the most compelling backstories this year, and likely one you haven't heard yet.
Experience Hendrix Tour 2014 to Include Zakk Wylde, Bootsy Collins, Buddy GuyThe tour is set to kick off March 11 in Dallas and run through April 3's Detroit show.
New Music To Know: Quinn Sullivan, Blues Torchbearer & Buddy Guy ProtégéBuddy Guy may be many things, but he may not be the first to mind when you think of mentors for up-and-coming artists.
Eric Clapton/Keith Richards Collaboration Highlights Crossroads Festival, Night 2At night 1 of Eric Clapton's Crossroads festival, he opened the show with an acoustic set. So, on night 2 (April 13), fans showed up at the 7:30 pm start time in hopes of getting another early sighting of "Slowhand."
Eric Clapton/Allman Brothers Band Jam Highlights Crossroads Festival Night 1"Welcome to the Crossroads Guitar Festival," Eric Clapton said politely, as he sat down with an acoustic guitar to kick off night one of the fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York's Madison Square Garden.
Led Zeppelin, David Letterman, Buddy Guy Celebrated At 35th Annual Kennedy Center HonorsClearly, it was a departure for the Kennedy Center Honors. Now in it's 35th year, the ceremony started out by paying tribute to cultural icons like Fred Astaire, Ella Fitzgerald and Tennessee Williams. In recent years, rock has been represented more and more at this prestigious event, with Paul McCartney, Pete Townshend, Roger Daltrey, Elton John and Bruce Springsteen all collecting the Kennedy Center medallion. But past ceremonies probably never got as loud as this year's.
Led Zeppelin Kennedy Center Honors CoverageThe show won't be broadcasted live: an edited version will air on CBS on December 26. But CBS Local will be there, live tweeting the event from Radio.com. We'll also have a wrap-up after the show is over Sunday night.
Hendrix At 70: From Lemmy To Frampton, Legends Sound offTuesday (November 27) marks 70 years since the birth of Jimi Hendrix, the man who changed electric guitar and rock'n'roll forever. For the past few weeks, CBS Local has discussed the man’s impact with musicians who came after him, his peers, and even one of his main inspirations. Everyone felt his influence, whether it was on their guitar playing, or their singing. Some even found a new direction for their life thanks to Jimi.
Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival Coming To NYCEric Clapton announced that he's bringing the festival to New York's Madison Square Garden on April 12 and 13, 2013, with a lineup that includes blues legends B.B. King and Buddy Guy, classic rock icons Clapton, Jeff Beck and The Allman Brothers Band, country stars Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Keith Urban and young guns including John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr.
All Down The Line: 5 Legendary Rolling Stones Club ShowsThe Stones, who still have the pull to play the world's largest venues, have always liked to hit the clubs. They started as a club band in London, after all. Here's a list of some of their smaller shows through the years.
Led Zeppelin, Buddy Guy, David Letterman To Receive Kennedy Center HonorsLed Zeppelin, Buddy Guy and David Letterman are going to be honored at the 35th Annual Kennedy Center Honors, along with actor Dustin Hoffman and ballerina Natalia Makarova. The ceremony will take place at the Kennedy Center Opera Stage in Washington, D.C. on December 2, and will air on CBS December 26 at 9 pm ET.