Tag Archives: guitarist

  • Jonathan Butler Stands on the Word! (Video)

    Aug 23, 12 by LaRita Shelby 1 Comment


    *Dreaming big has paid off for Jonathan Butler. He has lived to witness a rebirth of his native South Africa transcend into a place of evolving democracy. In fact, Jonathan credits his years in South Africa for his deep appreciation for life and freedom.  It has made him a better person.  Butler’s musical gifts have flourished […]

  • Musical Legends Leaving One By One

    Feb 25, 12 by Larry Buford Leave a comment


    Mike Melvoin The landscape of the music world is ever changing and so rapidly. The singers and musicians who so brilliantly and unselfishly performed the soundtracks of our lives – who were institutions and the thread that brought us together if  but for a spell – are leaving one by one. We’re still reeling from the shockwave […]

  • We Remember: Famed Session Guitarist Cornell Dupree Dies at 69

    May 11, 11 by EURPublisher01 4 Comments


    *Cornell Dupree, 69 – the rhythm-and-blues guitarist whose worked with such artists as Aretha Franklin, Joe Cocker, Paul Simon, Bonnie Raitt and Mariah Carey – died May 8 at his home in Fort Worth, reports the Washington Post. He had emphysema and was awaiting a lung transplant. A veteran of New York recording studios, Mr. […]