Saturday 9 June 2018
Joe Bonamassa’s career began onstage opening for B.B. King in 1989, when he was only 12 years old. Today, he is hailed worldwide as one of the greatest guitar players of his generation, and is an ever-evolving singer-songwriter who has released 15 solo albums in the last 13 years. Bonamassa’s tour schedule consistently hovers around 150 shows worldwide a year. He has sixteen #1 Billboard Blues Albums to his name, which is more than any other artist, as well as five consecutive Best Blues Guitarist wins and a Grammy nomination for Seesaw, an album he recorded with Beth Hart. Bonamassa’s latest studio album Blues Of Desperation was released in 2016. After that, no less than two live albums were recorded. Joe Bonamassa – Live At The Greek Theatre saw him perform songs by The Three Kings: B.B. King, Albert King, and Freddy King. Joe Bonamassa: Live At Carnegie Hall – An Acoustic Evening was released in June 2017. Before that, in April, he played a show at Amsterdam’s Ziggo Dome.