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Johnny Winter

Born: 
02/23/1944
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Died: 
07/16/2014
Years Active: 
1959-2014
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John Dawson Winter III is an American blues guitarist, singer and producer. Best known for his late 1960s and 1970s high-energy blues-rock albums and live performances, Winter also produced three Grammy Award-winning albums for blues legend Muddy Waters. Since his time with Waters, Johnny Winter has recorded several Grammy-nominated blues albums and continues to tour extensively. In 1988, he was inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame. He was born with albinism.

Discography

Released: 1968
Released: 1970

Concerts

Eventsort descending Date Venue City Region Country
16th Newport Jazz Festival 07/06/1969 Newport Festival Field Newport Rhode Island USA
1969 Forest Hills Music Festival 07/26/1969 Forest Hills Stadium Queens New York USA
2nd Annual 500 Eve Jam 05/24/1980 Market Square Arena Indianapolis Indiana USA
3rd Golden Summernight Concert 08/24/1980 Freilichtbühne Loreley St. Goarshausen Rhineland-Palatinate Germany
3rd Golden Summernight Concert 08/23/1980 Hemmerleinhalle Neunkirchen am Brand Bavaria Germany
April Wine 04/16/1980 Maple Leaf Gardens Toronto Ontario Canada
April Wine 04/18/1980 Montréal Forum Montréal Quebec Canada
April Wine 10/16/1982 Pacific Coliseum Vancouver British Columbia Canada
Atlantic City Pop Festival 08/01/1969 Atlantic City Race Course Mays Landing New Jersey USA
Audience Appreciation Night 02/10/1979 The Spectrum Philadelphia Pennsylvania USA
B.B. King / Johnny Winter / Terry Reid 01/10/1969 Fillmore East NYC New York USA
B.B. King / Johnny Winter / Terry Reid 01/11/1969 Fillmore East NYC New York USA
Bath Festival of Blues & Progressive Music 06/27/1970 Royal Bath & West Showground Shepton Mallet Somerset England
Benefit for the NY Public Library 09/30/1977 The Palladium NYC New York USA
Blood, Sweat & Tears 08/01/1969 Hollywood Bowl Los Angeles California USA
Chicago / Johnny Winter 11/14/1969 Fillmore East NYC New York USA
Chicago / Johnny Winter 11/15/1969 Fillmore East NYC New York USA
Foghat 03/31/1976 Barton Coliseum Little Rock Arkansas USA
Foreigner 11/30/1979 Madison Square Garden NYC New York USA
Frank Zappa & the Mothers of Invention 03/07/1970 Olympic Auditorium Los Angeles California USA
George Thorogood & the Destroyers 08/14/1985 Omaha Civic Auditorium Omaha Nebraska USA
George Thorogood & the Destroyers 04/21/1985 Pittsburgh Civic Arena Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
George Thorogood & the Destroyers 08/20/1985 Starlight Theatre Kansas City Missouri USA
George Thorogood & the Destroyers 08/24/1985 Exhibition Stadium Toronto Ontario Canada
George Thorogood & the Destroyers 03/05/1988 New Haven Coliseum New Haven Connecticut USA

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