Watch Eric Clapton and Many Others Pay Tribute to Stevie Ray Vaughan in 1995The "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.
Celebrating the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame InducteesCongratulations 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!
Rock Hall Induction 2015 Rundown: Two Beatles, Joan Jett with Miley Cyrus and a Great SRV TributeThere were lots of great moments at this year's Induction Ceremony, but probably nothing topped seeing both living Beatles on stage together.
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Roundtable: Discussing the Class of 2015DJs 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.
Carter Alan's Rock 'n' Roll Diary: March 23 in Classic Rock HistoryHappy birthday to Ric Ocasek of the Cars! Who stepped in to replace Ocasek in the New Cars project of 2005?
Carter Alan's Rock 'n' Roll Diary: March 20 in Classic Rock HistoryHappy 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?
Carter Alan's Rock N' Roll Diary: January 22 in Classic Rock HistoryHappy birthday to Steve Adler, once a drummer for Guns and Roses. What was the band’s first major-label single?
Green Day, Joan Jett, Ringo Starr Lead Rock Hall 2015 InducteesThe induction ceremony will take place Cleveland's Public Hall on April 18, 2015; tickets go on sale this Thursday.
Carter Alan on 'The Sky is Crying': Stevie Ray Vaughan's 'Little Wing' is the 'Defining' VersionIn 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".
Joan Jett, Bill Withers, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Green Day Lead 2014 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame NomineesLou Reed, Bill Withers and the Marvelettes are also on the ballot.
Honoring Stevie Ray Vaughan on His Birthday WeekStevie Ray Vaughan would have turned 60 on Friday October 4th; we began with a couple from the legendary guitarist we lost in 1990. SRV preferred the Strat, but Albert Collins was the self-proclaimed “Master of the Telecaster.” The late guitarist shares Stevie’s birthdate, as well as harmonica ace Billy Branch!
Carter Alan on His First Time Seeing Stevie Ray Vaughan Live: 'He Blew Everyone's Hair Back'Though we only got seven years of Stevie Ray Vaughan albums, he stamped his place as one of the all-time greats. And as Carter says in this video, if you want to get into his music, “Texas Flood is a good place to start.”