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Bo Diddley

Born: 
12/30/1928
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Died: 
06/02/2008
Years Active: 
1951-2008
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Ellas Otha Bates, known by his stage name Bo Diddley, was an American rhythm and blues vocalist, guitarist, songwriter (usually as Ellas McDaniel) and inventor. He was known in particular for his technical innovations, including his trademark rectangular guitar.

Photo Credit: 
By Masao Nakagami - https://www.flickr.com/photos/goro_memo/315786763/, CC BY-SA 2.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8509739

Discography

Released: 1956
Released: 1959
Released: 1960
Released: 1964
Released: 1966

Concerts

Event Date Venue City Regionsort descending Country
Bo Diddley 03/18/1984 Henry Afrikas Glasgow Scotland
Bo Diddley 03/08/1986 Café Voltaire Milwaukee Wisconsin USA
Bo Diddley 11/27/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 11/30/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Paul Butterfield / Bo Diddley 01/21/1985 California's Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 11/28/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 11/25/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 11/26/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 11/29/1963 Riviera Motor Hotel Windsor Ontario Canada
Bo Diddley 05/23/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 05/24/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 05/25/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 08/07/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 08/08/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 08/09/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 08/10/1978 Lonestar Café NYC New York USA
Rock Show 08/08/1980 Westchester Premier Theatre Tarrytown New York USA
Rock Show 08/09/1980 Westchester Premier Theatre Tarrytown New York USA
The Clash 02/17/1979 The Palladium NYC New York USA
Festival of Hope 08/13/1972 Roosevelt Raceway Westbury New York USA
Chuck Berry / Bo Diddley 12/27/1972 Village East NYC New York USA
Bo Diddley 11/08/1974 Ritz Theatre Austin Austin Texas USA
Bo Diddley 04/30/1984 Dr. G's The Remedy Bryan Texas USA
Shower of Stars 06/04/1976 Pittsburgh Civic Arena Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Bo Diddley 02/13/1957 Rock 'n' Roll Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA

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