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Roy Buchanan

Born: 
09/23/1939
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Died: 
08/14/1988
Years Active: 
1954-1988
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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."

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Concerts

Eventsort descending Date Venue City Region Country
Blue Öyster Cult 05/30/1974 Toledo Sports Arena Toledo Ohio USA
Carl Perkins 08/10/1983 Club Casino Hampton Beach New Hampshire USA
Johnny Winter 02/27/1981 Passaic Capitol Theatre Passaic New Jersey 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
Robin Trower 11/21/1976 Niagara Falls Convention Center Niagara Falls New York USA
Roy Buchanan 12/03/1972 Berkeley Community Theatre Berkeley California USA
Roy Buchanan 06/02/1979 My Father's Place Roslyn New York USA
Roy Buchanan 01/13/1979 Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 10/08/1983 Mancini's Lounge McKees Rocks Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 05/29/1976 Berkeley Community Theatre Berkeley California USA
Roy Buchanan 01/14/1979 Agora Ballroom (Y) Youngstown Ohio USA
Roy Buchanan 12/30/1983 Stanley Theatre Pittsburgh Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 02/15/1980 The Stone San Francisco California USA
Roy Buchanan 08/29/1980 V.I.P. North Allison Park Pennsylvania USA
Roy Buchanan 07/19/1988 Skipper's Smokehouse Tampa Florida USA
Roy Buchanan 02/16/1980 The Stone San Francisco California USA
Roy Buchanan 03/11/1980 Agora Club Hallandale Beach Florida USA
Roy Buchanan 07/21/1988 Tobacco Road Miami Florida USA
Roy Buchanan 07/11/1979 Rainbow Music Hall Denver Colorado USA
Roy Buchanan 02/14/1981 Le Club Montréal Montréal Quebec Canada
Roy Buchanan 07/22/1988 Musician's Exchange Downtown Fort Lauderdale Florida USA
Roy Buchanan 04/29/1979 Texas Opry House Houston Texas USA
Roy Buchanan 02/01/1979 Park West Chicago Illinois USA
Roy Buchanan 05/14/1978 Tomorrow Youngstown Ohio USA

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