I saw Buddy Guy open for B.B. King.  It was a toss-up as to who should open for who, IMHO.

Buddy Guy: An American blues guitarist and singer. He is an exponent of the Chicago Blues and has influenced blues guitarists Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page and Stevie Ray Vaughn.

George "Buddy" Guy (born July 30, 1936)[1] is an American blues guitarist and singer

George "Buddy" Guy (born July is an American blues guitarist and singer. Hailed by Eric Clapton in Musician magazine as “the greatest guitar player alive”.

Stevie Ray Vaughn and Buddy Guy.

Stevie Ray Vaughn and Buddy Guy. We have a Stevie autograph hanging in our…

Blues legend Buddy Guy and Texas' best rhythm section, Double Trouble, at Gruene Hall, 2004--Grego Anderson  Mojohand.com

original concert poster - Buddy Guy with Double trouble - Austin, Texas signed by the artist

Buddy Guy ...letting it rip. Great old black and white photo. I remember seeing Buddy back in the 70's wearing a 3-piece RED suit. He was classic.

Focus on the Blues

July 1936 – Buddy Guy, one of the nicest men in the blues, is born in Lettsworth, La. Revolutionized how the electric guitar was played.

Buddy Guy


Buddy Guy on ‘Ready Steady Go!’ 1965 - Maestro of Blues Guitar - Jimi learned so much from Buddy!