Blues musician Johnny Winter died at the age of 70. He died in a hotel room in Zurich. Guitarist Winter was born in Texas. From childhood he made music; when he was 10 he was already performing together with his brother Edgar. Both boys were albino. For decades, Winter was active as a musician and music producer. His great breakthrough came in 1968. Rolling Stone magazine named him that year, along with Janis Joplin, one of the promises of rock music. A year later Winter was at Woodstock. Grammys. In the seventies he worked with, among others, Muddy Waters. Winter produced three albums for the singer, with which he won three Grammy Awards. In 1988 he got a place in the Blues Hall of Fame. Winter was active as a musician until his death. On Saturday he played at a festival in Austria and on September 2 his new album Step Back would be released. In April last year he performed at Paradiso in Amsterdam. Where Winter is deceased is not clear. We’ll miss him. See for more. informatie.
Love Life & Money
Johnny Winter with Popa Chubby NYC 2-23-14
Rare Johnny Winter and Leslie West jam – Red House.
Be Careful With A Fool
Shake your Money Maker
Its All Over Now
The Sky is Cryin
Rock Me Baby
Sound the Bell
Don’t Take Advantage of Me
impro with Carmine Appice and Jeff Ganz