Stevie Ray Vaughan

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Watch Eric Clapton and Many Others Pay Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1995

The “Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan” concert took place in 1995. Check out the full concert, including performances by Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, and many other blues legends.


CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 18:  John Mayer, Doyle Bramhall II, Gary Clark Jr., Chris Layton Jimmie Vaughan, Tommy Shannon and Reese Wynans perform a song by inductee Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble onstage during the 30th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall on April 18, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.   (Photo by Mike Coppola/Getty Images)

Celebrating the Rock ‘n’ Roll Hall of Fame Inductees

Congratulations to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2015! We saluted the Blues and R & B bands that were recognized, including Stevie Ray Vaughan and Double Trouble, the 5 Royales and the Butterfield Blues Band!


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Rock Hall Induction 2015 Rundown: Two Beatles, Joan Jett with Miley Cyrus and a Great SRV Tribute

There were lots of great moments at this year’s Induction Ceremony, but probably nothing topped seeing both living Beatles on stage together.


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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Roundtable: Discussing the Class of 2015

DJs from WNCX in Cleveland, WZLX in Boston and KZOK in Seattle slug it out over this year’s inductees. Everyone agreed on Stevie Ray Vaughan. Joan Jett? There was some debate.


LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 06:  Musician Ric Ocasek attends the 25th anniversary MusiCares 2015 Person Of The Year Gala honoring Bob Dylan at the Los Angeles Convention Center on February 6, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. The annual benefit raises critical funds for MusiCares' Emergency Financial Assistance and Addiction Recovery programs.  (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Diary: March 23 in Classic Rock History

Happy birthday to Ric Ocasek of the Cars! Who stepped in to replace Ocasek in the New Cars project of 2005?


NEW ORLEANS, LA - MAY 03:  Jimmie Vaughan performs during The Musical Mojo of Dr. John: A Celebration of Mac & His Music at the Saenger Theatre on May 3, 2014 in New Orleans, Louisiana.  (Photo by Skip Bolen/Getty Images for Blackbird Productions)

Carter Alan’s Rock ‘n’ Roll Diary: March 20 in Classic Rock History

Happy birthday to Jimmie Vaughan, older brother of the famous Stevie Ray. What former singer in an early Stevie Ray Vaughan band called the Triple Threat Revue does Jimmie sometimes take on the road to sing back-ups for him?


CLEVELAND, OH - APRIL 14:  Inductee Steven Adler of Guns N' Roses performs on stage during the 27th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall on April 14, 2012 in Cleveland, Ohio.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Carter Alan’s Rock N’ Roll Diary: January 22 in Classic Rock History

Happy birthday to Steve Adler, once a drummer for Guns and Roses. What was the band’s first major-label single?


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Green Day, Joan Jett, Ringo Starr Lead Rock Hall 2015 Inductees

The induction ceremony will take place Cleveland’s Public Hall on April 18, 2015; tickets go on sale this Thursday.


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Carter Alan on ‘The Sky is Crying’: Stevie Ray Vaughan’s ‘Little Wing’ is the ‘Defining’ Version

In the newest Carter’s Catalog, Carter Alan looks back at the posthumous Stevie Ray Vaughan album The Sky is Crying. For a compilation, it stands up quite well – most notably Stevie Ray’s cover of Jimi Hendrix’s “Little Wing”, which Carter describes as “definitive”.


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Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Nominees

Lou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.