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Buddy Guy + Quinn Sullivan with Special Guest Tom Hambridge -- April 22 at UB Center for the Arts

Buddy Guy
plus Quinn Sullivan with Special Guest Tom Hambridge
April 22 at UB Center for the Arts


Buffalo, NY- The Center for the Arts, University at Buffalo will present Buddy Guy plus Quinn Sullivan with Special Guest Tom Hambridge on Wednesday, April 22, 2015 at 7:30pm in the Mainstage Theatre, located at the Center for the Arts, North Campus.

At age 78, BUDDY GUY is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago's fabled West Side sound, and a living link to that city's halcyon days of electric blues. He has received six Grammy Awards, 28 Blues Music Awards (formerly W.C. Handy Awards), the Billboard magazine Century Award for distinguished artistic achievement, and the Presidential National Medal of Arts. Rolling Stone ranked him in the top 30 of its “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time.” In 2015 he received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.

Fifteen-year-old QUINN SULLIVAN is quickly gaining a reputation among today’s most respected guitar players and musical artists. He has been touring the world with his mentor and friend, Buddy Guy, promoting his latest CD, “Getting There,” produced in Nashville with TOM HAMBRIDGE. Since the age of seven, Quinn has been sharing stages with legendary players like Eric Clapton, BB King and Buddy Guy at iconic venues like the Hollywood Bowl, Madison Square Garden, Red Rocks and more.

Buffalo, NY native and Grammy Award-Winning producer, singer/songwriter and drummer TOM HAMBRIDGE will perform with Quinn.

Tickets for Buddy Guy plus Quinn Sullivan with Special Guest Tom Hambridge are $49, $39. Tickets are available at the Center Box Office (Mon-Fri 10 am-6 pm) and tickets.com. To charge tickets call 1-888-223-6000. For more information call 716-645-2787 or visit www.ubcfa.org.

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Press contact:
Dave Wedekindt, UB Center for the Arts
716.645.6775 / drw6@buffalo.edu