Stevie Ray Vaughan

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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.

10/09/2014

Guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, of Austin, Texas, left, rehearses with his band Double Trouble for a performance on Saturday Night Live, Feb. 13, 1986, New York. Bassist Tommy Shannon is at right. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

Honoring Stevie Ray Vaughan on His Birthday Week

Stevie 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!

10/05/2014

Guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, of Austin, Texas, center, rehearses with his band Double Trouble for a performance on Saturday Night Live, Feb. 13, 1986, New York. Bassist Tommy Shannon is at left. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

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.”

08/27/2014

Guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, of Austin, Texas, center, rehearses with his band Double Trouble for a performance on Saturday Night Live, Feb. 13, 1986, New York. Bassist Tommy Shannon is at right. Guitarist Jimmy Vaughan is at left. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

Classic Concert Clip: Stevie Ray Vaughan & Jeff Beck ’89

In honor of Stevie Ray Vaughan on the anniversary of his untimely passing, check out this clip of Vaughan with fellow blues legend Jeff Beck as they perform “Goin’ Down” on MTV back in 1989.

08/27/2014

Guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan, of Austin, Texas, left, rehearses with his band Double Trouble for a performance on Saturday Night Live, Feb. 13, 1986, New York. Bassist Tommy Shannon is at right. (AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

Listen to Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Final Live Performance of “Pride and Joy” in 1990

Stevie Ray Vaughan played his final live show at Alpine Valley in Wisconsin. Here’s a rare audio clip of the legendary guitarist performing the classic “Pride and Joy” for the last time.

08/27/2014

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Stevie Ray Vaughan’s AMAZING Roadie! [VIDEO]

Stevie Ray Vaughan’s roadie executes an amazing recovery from broken string! it’s so slick that you won’t even see it happening.

100.7 WZLX–12/16/2013

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Happy Birthday SRV [VIDEO]

Today, (October 3rd) Blues Icon, Stevie Ray Vaughan would have been 59. As it turns out, he’s not the only legendary Texas Bluesman to celebrate on this date.  Click below to see who he shares his Birthday […]

100.7 WZLX–10/03/2013

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Carter Alan Recalls His First Time Seeing Stevie Ray Vaughan Live

To commemorate the passing of Stevie Ray Vaughan 23 years ago today, check out this video from earlier this year of Carter Alan remembering his first time seeing the legend live.

08/27/2013

(AP Photo/Marty Lederhandler)

Listen to Stevie Ray Vaughan’s Final Live Performance of “Pride and Joy” in 1990

Check out bootleg audio of Stevie Ray Vaughan’s final live performance before his tragic death in 1990.

08/26/2013

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Sunday Morning Blues Recap: 14th Anniversary Countdown

For our 14th anniversary show this week, we took the magic number 14, doubled it, and came up with the Top 28 Sunday Morning blues artists! This was a straight computer analysis of what we’ve been playing for the past year. And here’s the results!

08/25/2013

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