Joe Bonamassa Biography (Wikipedia)
Joe Bonamassa (born May 8, 1977) is an American blues rock guitarist, singer and songwriter.
When he was 12 years old, Bonamassa opened for B.B. King. In the last 13 years Bonamassa has put out 15 solo albums through his independent record label J&R Adventures, of which 11 have reached number 1 on the Billboard Blues charts.
Bonamassa has played alongside such artists as Stephen Stills, Eric Clapton, Blondie Chaplin, Foreigner, Buddy Guy, Steve Winwood, Warren Haynes, Solomon Hicks,and Derek Trucks among others. His career highlights include performances at the Royal Albert Hall and a Grammy Award nomination in 2013. In addition to his music career, Joe Bonamassa runs a nonprofit organization called the Keeping the Blues Alive Foundation, whose mission is to further music education by funding scholarships and providing music education resources to schools in need.
He is also known for his enormous collection of guitars and related gear.
- Joe Bonamassa in conversation with Paul Joneshttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p026vhkz.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p026vhkz.jpg2014-09-17T15:07:00.000ZJoe Bonamassa speaks to Paul about his new album, Different Shades of Blue, and his upcoming London dates.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p026vhm2
Joe Bonamassa in conversation with Paul Jones
- Joe Bonamassa - Extended Interviewhttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016v3xk.jpghttps://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p016v3xk.jpg2013-03-25T20:00:00.000ZAmerican blues rock guitarist and singer Joe Bonamassa chats with Paul about his amazing performances.https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/audiovideo/popular/p016v48t
Joe Bonamassa - Extended Interview
Joe Bonamassa Tracks