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B.B. King: The Life of Riley

Opens Wednesday, May 21, 2014 Synopsis: Narrated by Morgan Freeman, B.B. King: The Life of Riley features the legendary bluesman and guitarists opening up about his very difficult childhood, and explaining how his early struggles helped shape his musical output. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: B.B. King Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

Music by Turner: Bonamassa's guitar skills to shine on Augusta stage

...just 12 years old when he opened a show for the legendary B. B. King.Two years later he landed a major-label contract and...the past 13 years. However, like the aforementioned B. B. King, he's much more comfortable on stage, which explains...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-11-12/music-turner-bonamass
Robert Hand Sr.

...a band he would continue to perform with and enjoy through the early 70's. He also played guitar with both B.B. King and Roy Orbison. In 1965 he met and married Mary Etta Franklin after spotting her in a car and tracking her down through...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000167160615
Blind Willie McTell Blues Festival marks 20 years

...Miller are on their first tour as a duo.Other performers include Tab Benoit, a Cajun blues guitarist, who won the B.B. King Entertainer of the Year and Best Contemporary Male Performer at the Blues Music Awards (formerly the W.C. Handy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2013-05-15/blind-willie-mctell-b
Augusta has been blessed musically

...they first were exposed to the legendary soul music and blues artists like James Brown, Ray Charles, Tina Turner, B.B. King, Little Richard, Otis Redding and others.Other venues in the area have offered many great evenings of entertainment...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-06-23/augusta-has-be
Home is where his art is

Along with a soulful R&B vibe flowing from a compact disc player, the likes of B.B. King, James Brown, Tiger Woods and even Strom Thurmond can be found at Grady Abrams' Martinez backyard. Mona Lisa's there, too...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2007-03-12/home-where-his-art
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Allman's newest is one of his best

...was released last month to rave reviews. Eleven covers, including songs made popular by Muddy Waters, Otis Rush, B.B. King and Bobby "Blue" Bland, are right down the middle of Allman's strike zone.The album's title is a nod and a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2011-02-09/allmans-newest
Music | Ed Turner
Sonic Spotlight: Josh Pierce

...around that, either about my life or someone I know or fictional; it doesn't really matter.'"FAVORITE ARTISTS: B.B. King, Muddy Waters, Rage Against the Machine, Tupac Shakur, John Mayer, Rascal Flatts, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray VaughanFAVORITE...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/going-out/music/2010-06-23/sonic-spotligh
Concerts

...Feb. 4, Variety Playhouse, Atlanta THE BLACK EYED PEAS, LMFAO: 7:30 p.m. Feb. 4, Philips Arena, Atlanta B.B. KING, BUDDY GUY: 8 p.m. Feb. 6, Fox Theatre, Atlanta KILLSWITCH ENGAGE, DARK TRANQUILITY, THE DEVIL WEARS PRADA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/31/ent_561377.shtml
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Concert calendar

...and 5 p.m. March 28, Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; augustaentertainmentcomplex.com; (877) 428-4849 B.B. KING, BUDDY GUY: 8 p.m. May 8, Bell Auditorium, 712 Telfair St.; augustaentertainmentcomplex.com; $45, $60...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/12/10/mus_558882.shtml
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