Goodbye, Summer. Goodbye, Johnny Winter
Airs Friday, 8/29 3 pm ET
Runs One song per hour until Tuesday September 2nd 11 pm ET
This Labor Day weekend, BB King’s Bluesville marks the end of Summer, the recent passing of Blues great Johnny Winter, and the release of Johnny’s final album “Step Back,” which hits on Tuesday September 2nd. We’ll play music from Johnny Winter every hour, both old and new. Plus, you’ll hear heartfelt remembrances from those he influenced, befriended and played with including Bonnie Raitt, Slash, Dr. John, Joe Perry of Aerosmith, Joe Bonamossa, Joe Satriani, Keb’ Mo’, John Hammond, Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes, Mario Batali, Vernon Reid of Living Colour, Paul Nelson, Sonny Landreth, Paul Stanley of KISS, and Johnny’s brother Edgar Winter. So join as in Bluesville as we say goodbye to both Summer and Johnny Winter.