Entertainment Guide - Grants Pass Daily
B. B. King
Entertainment GuideGrants Pass Daily CourierLocal musicians and singers pay tribute to blues legends, such as B,B. King, Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, John Lee Hooker, Taj Mahal and others. Tickets $28. AMERICAN BRASS QUINTET, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 13, 3 p.m. Oct. 14, Southern Oregon University Music ...and more »
Posted on 5 October 2017 | 3:10 pm
What It Takes: BB King - Voice of America
Voice of AmericaWhat It Takes: BB KingVoice of America00:00:02 OPRAH WINFREY: "Hattie Mae, this child is gifted," and I heard that enough that I started to believe it. 00:00:08 ROGER BANNISTER: If you have the opportunity, not a perfect opportunity, and you don't take it, you may never have another chance.
Posted on 29 September 2017 | 2:06 pm
Bad Tölz-Coach Reupold packt die Koffer -
Merkur.deBad Tölz-Coach Reupold packt die KofferMerkur.deJa, es kann einem schon ein wenig aufs Gemüt schlagen, was die Kicker des SV Bad Tölz seit ein paar Wochen regelmäßig (nicht) auf den Platz bringen. Aber das ist nicht der Grund dafür, dass Trainer Rudolf Reupold die Koffer packt: Der 64-Jährige reist ...
Posted on 27 September 2017 | 1:43 am
Happy Birthday BB King: Collaborating With
JamBaseHappy Birthday BB King: Collaborating With The King Spotify PlaylistJamBaseBlues legend B.B. King was born in rural Mississippi on this date in 1925. The acclaimed guitarist passed away in 2015 at the age of 89, leaving behind an outstanding body of work that saw the beloved musician collaborate with many of the top players ...
Posted on 16 September 2017 | 7:55 am
'Chitlin Circuit' subject of upcoming BB
Jackson Clarion Ledger'Chitlin Circuit' subject of upcoming BB King SymposiumJackson Clarion LedgerThe third annual B.B. King Symposium takes place Wednesday and Thursday, with a series of panels and talks during the day at Mississippi Valley State University in Itta Bena and a star-studded jam session Thursday evening at the historic Club Ebony in ...
Posted on 1 September 2017 | 1:01 am
KEB’ MO’ BLUES: Grammy-winning artist on
B. B. King
When it’s good it’s good, when it’s bad it’s really bad.” Keb’ Mo’ said what made B.B. King the king of the blues, as well as his music, was that his humanity was so big. “He was quite an eloquent man,” Keb’ Mo’ said. He spends a lot ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 5:43 am
Practice Makes Some Perfect, Others Maybe
When the late, great B.B. King mused about the roots of his success, he recalled happening on his uncle’s guitar as a small boy and picking out some tunes. Did that jump-start his later musical accomplishments? Or was it singing in the church choir?
Posted on 26 August 2015 | 2:56 am
Medical Records Of B.B. King Denied To
The battle between the family of late blues icon B.B. King, and his executor rages on. Recently, a Las Vegas court recently denied a bid from one of King’s daughters, to obtain the musician records from business manager LaVerne Toney, who is executor to ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 4:44 am
Keb' Mo' talks blues, B.B. King and staying
He's been one of the biggest names in blues for the last 20 years, and won three Grammys along the way. But what does Keb' Mo' do for fun when he's not making music? That's a tough one. The Nashville resident - whose full name is Kevin Moore - ponders that ...
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 3:26 am
Bid by B.B. King's daughter to get medical
LAS VEGAS (AP) — A probate court commissioner in Las Vegas denied a bid Friday by one of B.B. King's adult daughters to obtain the late blues icon's medical records from an executor who she alleges mishandled her father's finances and health before he died.
Posted on 22 August 2015 | 12:19 am