Saturday 13 August 2022
Leader Bank Pavilion
Joe Bonamassa is a world-renowned blues rock guitarist, singer and songwriter. He has been nominated for eight Grammy Awards and won two Blues Music Awards. He has released 22 studio albums, three live albums, and 12 DVDs. His latest album, Redemption, was released in September 2018 and peaked at number one on the Billboard Blues Albums chart.
Bonamassa was born in Utica, New York and began playing guitar at the age of four. He cites British blues rock guitarists such as Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page as his major influences. He first gained attention when he opened for B.B. King at the age of 12. In 1989, he released his debut album, A New Day Yesterday, with the band Bloodline, which also featured Robby Kreiger of the Doors and Miles Davis’ son, Vet.
Bonamassa has been touring internationally since the early 2000s and has played at some of the most prestigious venues in the world, including the Royal Albert Hall, Madison Square Garden and the Sydney Opera House. He has headlined at the legendary Montreux Jazz Festival a record-tying eight times.
Bonamassa’s performances are renowned for their
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