Gregory Gallagher

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From Howlin' Wolf to Hendrix: The Life and Times of Buddy Guy

When Buddy Guy is in town, he leaves his house in Orland Park, Illinois, around 7:30 p.m. and makes the 26-mile drive up I-55 to downtown Chicago, …

Buddy Guy the Legend

Buddy Guy’s Legends is a legendary blues bar in Chicago and Buddy Guy himself is still alive, making music and appearances on his own stage. Legends …

A stone has been dedicated to BB King in Mississippi

The stone forms the first part of a memorial garden for the late blues guitarist<p>Hundreds of friends, family and fans gathered outside the BB King …

B.B. King Was the Blues

The guitarist, dead at 89, built himself into the figurehead of the genre.<p>In 1949, the legend goes, B.B. King ran into a burning building to save a guitar he loved. The dance hall he’d been playing at in Twist, Arkansas, caught flame when two men knocked over a barrel of fuel while fighting about a …

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B.B. King: A giant-sized force of life, fun, worry and immortal blues

B.B. King sang that nobody loved him but his mother, but that for all he knew she could have been jivin' too. How blue can you get? The man had answers.<p>He will be remembered as a giant-sized force of life, fun and worry – his booming voice, seemingly rising up from his shoes, world-weary and …

B.B. King memorial more cheers than tears in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A standing ovation for B.B. King and more cheers than tears marked a family-and-friends memorial of the late blues great's life and …

<b>16 September 1925 – 14 May 2015</b><br>The American blues rock guitarist has fond memories of the generosity of ‘the king of the blues’, who died in Las Vegas<p>• Read the Observer’s obituaries of 2015 in full here<br>• Ornette Coleman remembered by Neneh Cherry<p>I met BB King 25 years ago and he helped me get …

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