Stevie Ray Vaughan

  1. Doyle Bramhall Sr., Texas Musician, Dies at 62

    November 14, 2011 5:00 PM EST Singer/musician Doyle Bramhall Sr., who collaborated with a number of notable Texas musicians, died at 62 at his home in Alpine, Texas on Sunday (Nov. 13). The cause of death was not immediately known. According to the Austin Chronicle, Bramhall b ...

  2. Austin Fights To Keep Its Music Rep

    December 03, 2008 12:00 AM EST Thriving nightclubs, popular festivals and favorite sons like Willie Nelson and Stevie Ray Vaughan have given Austin a well-deserved, if boastful, moniker: "Live Music Capital of the World." But the world has gotten a lot bigger since th ...

  3. Alex Hodges To Exit House Of Blues

    January 31, 2007 12:00 AM EST Alex Hodges confirms to Billboard.biz that he is leaving House Of Blues Concerts, where he was executive VP, effective Friday (Feb. 2). The company, which includes several amphitheaters, HOB Clubs and a thriving concert promotion business, was acq ...

  4. Review: Kenny Wayne Shepherd's '10 Days Out'

    January 25, 2007 12:00 AM EST Kenny Wayne Shepherd: "10 Days out (Blues From the Backroads)" Producer: Jerry Harrison Reprise Release Date: Jan. 23 Kenny Wayne Shepherd passed for an old blues soul when he was just 18 and released his first album, "Ledbetter Hei ...

  5. Club Owner Clifford Antone Dies

    May 25, 2006 12:00 AM EDT He was 56. Clifford Antone, owner of the namesake blues club credited with launching the careers of Stevie Ray Vaughan and other musicians, has died. He was 56. Laura Albrecht, a spokeswoman for the Austin Police Department, said officers responde ...

  6. Guitar Center Acquires Historic Clapton Axes

    June 28, 2004 12:00 AM EDT "Blackie," the 1950s-era Fender Stratocaster owned by Eric Clapton and auctioned for a record $959,500 last week at Christie's in New York, was acquired along with a handful of other historic instrume "Blackie," the 1950s- ...