Sonny Landreth Similar Artists

Walter Trout - 100% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

Coco Montoya - 89% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

Santa Monica, California, USA. Montoya first rose to prominence in 1972 when a chance meeting in Culver City, California, led him to join Albert Collins’ band as drummer. He took every opportunity to study the master guitarist closely over the five years they worked together. Thereafter Montoya concentrated on his day job, until another chance meeting shaped his future. Read more

Jimmy Thackery - 86% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Holiday & Seasonal
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs

19 May 1953, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Raised in Washington, DC, blues rock guitarist Thackery is a raw live player who has earned favourable comparisons to Stevie Ray Vaughan. With Mark Wenner he formed the blues-based Nighthawks in 1972, recording 20 albums over 15 years and touring extensively. Tired of the endless touring schedule, Thackery left the band in 1987 and Read more

Tinsley Ellis - 83% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

4 June 1957, Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Like many American musicians of his generation, Ellis first took up the guitar at the age of seven, inspired by groups in the late 60s British blues rock invasion. While playing in rock bands, he took an increasing interest in the work of Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters and John Lee Hooker and particularly in guitarists Freddie King, Buddy Read more

Robben Ford - 77% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Blues Educational Jazz Jazz Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Robben Lee Ford, 16 December 1951, Woodlake, California, USA. A jazz, blues and rock guitarist, Robben is the most celebrated member of the musical Ford family. His father Charles was a country musician, and his brothers Patrick and Mark are bluesmen, playing drums and harmonica, respectively. Inspired initially by Mike Bloomfield and Eric Clapton, Ford’s first professi Read more

Michael Burks - 73% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists Blu-ray CDs

1957, Milwaukee, USA. Coming from a long line of musicians, Burks was taught to play the guitar at an early age by his bass playing father. He began playing live at the age of six and by his teens was playing regularly in his father’s Bradley Ferry Country Club in Camden. The closure of the club in the mid-80s forced Burks to reassess his musical career, and he found wo Read more

Joanne Shaw Taylor - 71% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

Tommy Castro - 71% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Joe Bonamassa - 68% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Blues Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

8 May 1977, Utica, New York, USA. Although blues rock guitarist Joe Bonamassa was only in his mid-twenties by the start of the new millennium, he was already a music veteran, having played with rock band Bloodline during the 90s, before launching a solo career. He first picked up the guitar at the age of four, and by his teens, was playing alongside adult musicians (even ope Read more

Derek Trucks Band - 64% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Blues Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists DVDs Blu-ray CDs Vinyl

Lucky Peterson - 61% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Christian & Gospel Funk
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists CDs

Robin Trower - 60% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Pop / Rock Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists CDs Vinyl

9 March 1945, Catford, London, England. Guitarist Trower spent his early career in the Paramounts, a popular Southend, Essex-based R&B/beat group who completed five singles between 1963 and 1965. Having briefly worked with a trio dubbed the Jam, he joined several colleagues from his earlier act in Procol Harum. Trower remained in this much-praised unit until 1971, when h Read more

Joe Louis Walker - 59% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Blues
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

25 December 1949, San Francisco, California, USA. Although born in the city and raised during the era of ‘flower power’, Walker had a strong and realized sense of the blues tradition. Nevertheless, he abandoned blues in the mid-70s to sing with gospel group the Spiritual Corinthians, but returned to his first love in 1985 when he assembled a new band, the Boss Talk Read more

Kenny Wayne Shepherd - 59% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Blues Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
View Artist: Overview Biography Songs Similar Artists DVDs CDs Vinyl

12 June 1977, Shreveport, Louisiana, USA. A classically-styled blues rock guitarist, Shepherd recorded his debut album for Revolution Records in 1995 with the aid of singer Corey Sterling. Extracted from the album, ‘Déjà Voodoo’ became a hit on mainstream rock radio and reached an audience beyond blues purists, though they too were impressed with the Read more

John Haitt - 56% match to Sonny Landreth

Genres: Pop / Rock
View Artist: Overview Songs Similar Artists Vinyl

Artist matches Powered by AudioScrobbler
Filter Results