Led 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.
On February 21, Buddy Guy was part of a group of musicians who performed at the White House as part of a salute to blues music. While Mick Jagger passed the mic off to Obama that night, it was Guy who convinced the president to perform with the group for “Sweet Home Chicago.”
Rolling Stones fans waiting to hear about a new tour eagerly follow every rumor that may yield a clue regarding the group’s next move. But if waiting for a Google alert for “Stones tour” to […]
Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and more from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Fans may identify him as the Eagles’ guitarist/vocalist, but Glenn Frey […]
Over the weekend [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]‘s annual Crossroads Guitar Festival took place in Bridgeview, Illinois, and never was a festival name more accurately titled than this one. Many of music history’s hottest guitar players performed, plus […]