23.04.2012 [Irish Independent] - As a callow teen, he stood in for deity Eric Clapton one night on stage and would later join John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers from 1966 to '69 -- replacing a certain Peter Green. Then, ironically, he effectively ruined his life and his career
23.04.2012 [Broadway World] - The turning point for Trout was his tenure with British blues giant John Mayall. Trout became part of the Bluesbreakers' lineage of great guitarists along with Eric Clapton, Peter Green and Mick Taylor. By 1989, Trout formed his own band, released his
OBE (born 29 November 1933) is an English blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter, whose musical career spans over fifty years. In the 1960s, he was the founder of John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, a band which has included some of the most famous blues and blues rock musicians. They include Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce, Peter Green, John McVie, Mick Fleetwood, Mick Taylor, Don "Sugarcane" Harris, Harvey Mandel, Larry Taylor, Aynsley Dunbar, Hughie Flint, Jon Hiseman, Dick Heckstall-Smith, Andy Fraser, Dave Navarro, Johnny Almond, Walter Trout, Coco Montoya and Buddy Whittington.
11.05.2012 [CataniaToday] - ... Parco Trinità Manenti a Mascalucia, accanto a mostri sacri della musica blues, per citarne alcuni delle scorse edizioni Joe Bonamassa e John Mayall, Betty Lavette e Willy Deville, Ana Popovic, Charlie Musselwhite e l'indimenticabile Solomon Burke.
10.05.2012 [Sarasota Herald-Tribune] - ... '60s blues-rock guitar gods -- Beck, Clapton, Page, et al -- wielding their influence in Trout's playing. (He was a member of latter-day versions of Canned Heat and John Mayall's Bluesbreakers.) Trout's songs are musically simple but lyrically complex.
10.05.2012 [This Is Wiltshire] - If by the age of 17 you have already shared the stage with Bernie Marsden, John Mayall and Jeff Healey, it's safe to say that you are an act with a bright future. Krissy Matthews is the act in question and the fact that he is playing a free show at The
10.05.2012 [This is The West Country] - When that 'boss' was John Mayall and the 'all' includes Eric Clapton, Peter Green Mick Taylor, Walter Trout and Coco Montoya – this is no lightweight accolade. Touring the US supporting ZZ Top for their 1995 Antenna World Tour, and playing alongside
28.04.2012 [Blogosfere (Blog)] - Tra gli altri cito a memoria The turning point di John Mayall, Third dei Soft Machines, The nightfly di Donald Fagen (un altro dei californiani), Fragile degli Yes, Who's Next, Light flight dei Pentangle, Tapestry, tutti i Talking heads
09.05.2012 [Hardwood Paroxysm] - ... 1963 at the age of 18 but after the Yardbirds scored a hit with “For Your Love” in 1965, they began pushing their sound more towards pop and Clapton left to join John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, with whom he recorded Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton.
08.05.2012 [Times-Standard] - On the album she makes her own renditions of classics made famous by legends like Ray Charles, Ike and Tina Turner, John Mayall, Slim Harpo, Muddy Waters, Otis Redding and many others. While she's enjoyed performing songs from the album lately
27.04.2012 [New Haven Register] - For many years now, Lawson, a onetime member of The Country Gentlemen who cut his teeth playing with Jimmy Martin and JD Crowe, has presided over what might best be described as the bluegrass version of John Mayall and his Bluesbreakers — a band that
04.05.2012 [hypebot.com] - ... Wynonna; Francesca Battistelli; Janelle Monae; Billy Currington; Tegan and Sara; Massive Attack; Simon Le Bon and Roger Taylor (Duran Duran); Michael W. Smith; Alejandro Sanz; Johnny Clegg; Jeremy Camp; Ray Wylie Hubbard; John Mayall; Craig Morgan;
06.05.2012 [Jazz-Quad] - Soon, he was working with major musical stars like John Hiatt, John Mayall, and New Orleans bandleader Allen Toussaint, and was cutting additional albums, including Outward Bound (1992), South of I-10, and several discs that featured source material
25.04.2012 [Ottawa Citizen (blog)] - In fact, I wonder if you could argue that there's as much big-name blues at the Jazzfest (Robert Cray and John Mayall on opening night) as there is at the Bluesfest (Downchild Blues Band, Derek Trucks/Susan Tedeschi Band). Jones has a new CD dropping
23.04.2012 [NJ.com] - Pop stardom didn't sit well with Clapton, who quit the band to join John Mayall's Bluesbreakers before forming the superblues trio Cream. It was the first in a succession of shake-ups: Clapton recommended future Led Zeppelin guitarist Page as his
03.05.2012 [Press Herald] - Jonathansrestaurant.com; 646-4526 July 14-15 -- North Atlantic Blues Festival featuring Tab Benoit, Chubby Carrier, John Mayall and many others, 11 am, Public Landing, Rockland. $5 (children's ticket) to $35 per day; $50 to $70 for weekend pass.
04.05.2012 [World Music Central] - The winners were chosen by a prestigious panel of celebrity and industry judges including Tom Waits; Jeff Beck; Ozzy Osbourne; Robert Smith (The Cure); Tori Amos; McCoy Tyner; Kelly Clarkson; John Mayall; Monte Lipman (President, Universal Republic
07.05.2012 [Helsingborgs Dagblad] - Blueslegendaren John Mayall kommer till Stockholm för en spelning på Debaser Medis den 7 november. Den brittiske musikern började spela blues 1956 och 1963 bildade han gruppen John Mayall's Bluesbreakers. En grupp som även Elton John var med i under en
26.04.2012 [Zoiks! Online] - I was in John Mayall's band, I got offered a record deal, and I went for the record deal and it's like all of a sudden, I feel like in a certain way I sort of blinked my eyes and here's album number 21, but it's because I work all the time.
30.04.2012 [Tango] - Parintele blues-ului britanic John Mayall va sustine un concert la Bucuresti, pe 11 noiembrie, la Sala Palatului, de la ora 20.00, informeaza organizatorii, Fundatia Phoenix. Biletele la concert costa 75, 100, 150, 200, 250 si 300 de lei si se gasesc
04.05.2012 [La Nueva España] - Y superado el anecdotario de las celebridades con las que compartieron escenario, y las épocas en las que Jorge fue considerado el John Mayall local, porque no eras un músico de aquí si no habías estado en alguna de las formaciones de «Stormy Mondays»
01.05.2012 [Misiones OnLine] - En el Estadio Obras Sanitarias, en los teatros Opera, Astros y Broadway de Buenos Aires; actuaron como banda soporte de John Mayall en teatro Gran Rex de Buenos Aires, con BB King, Creedence Clearwater Revisited (en el Estadio Obras), entre otros.
04.05.2012 [LaDépêche.fr] - Ayant participé à des grands festivals de blues et de jazz en Europe, au Québec et même aux USA, ils ont assuré les premières parties d'artistes tel que BB King, The Blues Brothers, The Yardbirds, John Mayall, ou en tête d'affiche.