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Live Review: Buddy Guy @ The Lyric Baltimore — 4/4/24

Famous blues guitarist Buddy Person is 85 several years old and his recent, and he suggests previous, tour is referred to as the Damn Suitable Farewell Tour. He a short while ago stopped by The Lyric Baltimore for a day on the tour.

Buddy Dude is a person of the most influential blues guitarists of all time with a profession that spans around 50 years. He has released above 20 solo albums and quite a few much more collaborations all through that time.

Buddy was born in 1936 to sharecroppers in Louisiana and he later on became very well acknowledged for his Chicago electric powered blues and as a blues guitar trailblazer together with such icons as Muddy Waters and Howlin&#8217 Wolf.

Rolling Stone magazine ranked Buddy at No. 23 in its “100 Best Guitarists of All Time.” More than the yrs, Buddy Dude has motivated these legendary guitarists as Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Richards, Jimmy Site, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jeff Beck, Gary Clark Jr., and several, numerous more.

His occupation highlights involve 8 Grammy awards, 38 Blues Music awards (the most of any artist), a 2015 Grammy Lifetime Achievement award, the Kennedy Heart Honors, the Billboard Tunes Awards&#8217 Century Award for distinguished artistic development, the Presidential Countrywide Medal of Arts, and he is a 2005 inductee into the Rock and Roll Corridor of Fame.

On April 4, Buddy Dude brought his electric blues guitar to the wonderful, outdated design theater environs of The Lyric in Baltimore.

In the course of the nights 11-music set, Buddy advised tales of his youth and shared anecdotes of artists he&#8217s performed with to the comprehensive home of blues admirers.

He smiled in the course of the display, definitely having enjoyable although thrilling his admirers with his guitar fireworks.

His touring band consisted of bassist Orlando Wright, second guitarist Ric Hall, drummer Tom Hambridge, and keyboardist Dan Souvigny.

Buddy was joined by his unique visitor Bobby Rush on numerous music in the set these as Willie Dixon&#8217s &#8220I Just Want to Make Enjoy to You&#8221 and &#8220The Exact same Thing&#8221 and then BB King&#8217s &#8220Rock Me Baby&#8221 to close the evening.

Stream &#8220I Just Want to Make Adore to You&#8221 by Buddy Guy on YouTube:


1. Damn Ideal, I&#8217ve Obtained the Blues
2. Hoochie Coochie Man / She&#8217s Nineteen A long time Previous (Muddy Waters protect)
3. Pores and skin Deep
4. I Just Want to Make Like to You (Willie Dixon protect) (with Bobby Rush)
5. The Identical Detail (Willie Dixon address) (with Bobby Rush)
6. Appreciate Her With a Emotion (Lowell Fulson go over) (with Bobby Rush)
7. Grits Ain&#8217t Groceries (Little Milton protect)
8. How Blue Can You Get? (Johnny Moore&#8217s Three Blazers deal with)
9. Down the Street (Jimmy Reed include) (snippet)
10. Fever (Eddie Cooley cover)
11. Rock Me Infant (BB King address) (with Bobby Rush)

Right here are some shots of Buddy Person undertaking at The Lyric Baltimore on April 4, 2024. All photos copyright and courtesy of Michael Sprouse.

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In this article are a couple of photos of Buddy Man and Bobby Hurry accomplishing jointly! Pics yet again by Michael Sprouse.

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