The Carolina Theatre of Greensboro proudly welcomes nearly 90,000 people to Downtown Greensboro annually to enjoy the rich atmosphere and ambiance of an earlier era, while enjoying some of today’s top performers. Now celebrating its 83rd year, the Carolina Theatre became its own non-profit entity in 2006, forging ahead with the mission of Presenting Arts, Preserving History.
BUDDY GUY IN CONCERT

10/11/2013
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM







Carolina Theatre
310 South Greene Street
Greensboro, NC 27401

Phone: 336.333.2605

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With special opener: JIVE MOTHER MARY!

 

 

Blues guitar legend Buddy Guy is best known as a pioneer of the Chicago blues sound. In the 1960s, Guy was a member of Muddy Waters' band and was a house guitarist at Chess Records. He can be heard on Howlin' Wolf's "Killing Floor" and Koko Taylor's "Wang Dang Doodle," as well as on his own Chess sides and the series of records he made with harmonica player Junior Wells.

 

Ranked 30th on Rolling Stone magazine's list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time, he influenced some of the most notable musicians of his generation, including Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

 

In April of this year, Guy was inducted into the Blues Hall Of Fame. He also received an Honorary Doctorate Degree from LSU where he worked as a janitor in the 1950s before going to Chicago to pursue his music career.

 

BUDDY GUY IN CONCERT

Tickets are $69.50, $59.50, $49.50 or $39.50, depending on location.

A $2.50 Theatre Restoration Fee will be added to each ticket.



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