Individual Author Record
Name: Buddy GuyPen Name: None Genre: C:ADULT Non-Fiction Other Born: 1936 in Lettsworth, Louisiana Sites:
Illinois ConnectionBuddy moved to Chicago in 1957.
Biographical and Professional InformationBuddy is a blues guitarist and singer. Critically acclaimed, he is a pioneer of the Chicago blues sound and has served as an influence to some of the most notable musicians of his generation. "A key influence on Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan, Buddy Guy put the Louisiana hurricane in 1960s electric Chicago blues as a member of Muddy Waters' band and as a house guitarist at Chess Records.
*''When I Left Home: My Story (With David Ritz) '', Da Capo Press , 2012