You are here

Roy Buchanan

Born: 
09/23/1939
City: 
Region: 
Country: 
Died: 
08/14/1988
Years Active: 
1954-1988
Instruments: 

Roy Buchanan was an American guitarist and blues musician. A pioneer of the Telecaster sound, Buchanan was a sideman and solo artist, with two gold albums early in his career and two later solo albums charting on the Billboard chart. Despite never having achieved stardom, he is still considered a highly influential guitar player. Ranked #57 on the Rolling Stone list "100 Greatest Guitarists of all Time," Guitar Player praised him as having one of the "50 Greatest Tones of all Time."

Photo Credit: 
By RoyBuchananPerforming.jpg: Carl Lender at http://flickr.com/photos/clender/derivative work: WikiAR (talk) - RoyBuchananPerforming.jpg, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=9029214

Concerts

Event Date Venue Citysort descending Region Country
Roy Buchanan 10/19/1972 Village Gate NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan 10/21/1972 Village Gate NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan & Crazy Horse 12/30/1972 Village East NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan & Crazy Horse 12/31/1972 Village East NYC New York USA
Newport Jazz Festival New York 06/30/1973 Wollman Rink NYC New York USA
Newport Jazz Festival New York 07/06/1974 Avery Fisher Hall NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan 10/18/1972 Village Gate NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan 10/20/1972 Village Gate NYC New York USA
Roy Buchanan 04/29/1979 Texas Opry House Houston Texas USA
Blue Öyster Cult 05/30/1974 Toledo Sports Arena Toledo Ohio USA
Roy Buchanan 02/01/1979 Park West Chicago Illinois USA
Roy Buchanan 01/13/1979 Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 12/30/1983 Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 12/27/1980 Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 04/18/1975 Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 12/19/1975 Syria Mosque Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 11/02/1973 McDonough Gym Washington District of Columbia USA
Roy Buchanan 02/15/1980 The Stone San Francisco California USA
Roy Buchanan 02/16/1980 The Stone San Francisco California USA
Roy Buchanan 02/09/1981 Sahara Inn Windsor Ontario USA
Roy Buchanan 02/14/1981 Le Club Montréal Montréal Quebec Canada
Roy Buchanan 06/02/1979 My Father's Place Roslyn New York USA
Roy Buchanan 09/24/1980 Antone's (2) Austin Texas USA
Roy Buchanan 03/19/1980 Armadillo World Headquarters Austin Texas USA
Roy Buchanan 03/20/1980 Armadillo World Headquarters Austin Texas USA

Pages