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Live Review

WBAB Rock 'n' Brews Fest at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury

Read "WBAB Rock 'n' Brews Fest at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury" reviewed by Mike Perciaccante

Edgar Winter, Vanilla Fudge, Peter Rivera formerly of Rare Earth & Savoy Brown's Kim Simmonds NYCB Theatre at Westbury WBAB Rock 'n' Brews Fest Westbury, NY August 1, 2014 Blues-rock guitar virtuoso Johnny Winter passed away in St. Gallen, Switzerland on July 16, 2014 at the age of 70. The music world lost the man who, in 2003, was ranked by Rolling Stone as the 63rd greatest guitarist of all time. The guitarist was ...

Album Review

Edgar Winter: Winter Blues

Read "Winter Blues" reviewed by Ed Kopp

For those of us who came of age in the pre-disco ‘70s, Edgar Winter’s “Frankenstein" and “Free Ride" still ignite fond memories. People born after the classic-rock era will recognize Winter as the exceedingly white dude who plays George Hamilton’s unlikely twin brother in that goofy Miller Lite TV ad. Though Winter released two underhyped albums earlier this decade, Winter Blues is his first major-label release in years. Winter has never strayed far from the blues, so it’s no surprise ...

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The Ed Palermo Big Band Releases A Blues-Rich Tribute To The Music Of Edgar Winter

The Ed Palermo Big Band Releases A Blues-Rich Tribute To The Music Of Edgar Winter

Source: The Music Outpost Publicity

The Ed Palermo Big Band Delivers an Entrancing Tribute to Legendary Texas Blues/Jazz Multi-Instrumentalist Edgar Winter with I’ve Got News For You: The Music of Edgar Winter. An Instrumental and Vocal Tour de Force, the Sky Cat Records Release Features Palermo’s Swaggering 17-Piece Jazz Orchestra Joyfully Conjuring a Soul-filled, Blues-Drenched Sound. For acclaimed jazz big band leader, arranger, composer and saxophonist Ed Palermo, Edgar Winter wasn’t just a gateway drug to jazz. To a youth raised on New Jersey's shore, ...

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Recordings: As Leader | As Sideperson

The Johnny Winter...

Omnivore Recordings


Winter Blues



Jasmine Nightdreams

MCA Records



MCA Records



Johnny Winter
guitar, electric
Gregg Allman
organ, Hammond B3
Elvin Bishop
guitar, electric
Ten Years After
band / ensemble / orchestra
Al Kooper
composer / conductor

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