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Castro returns to Alaska to start festival

...festivals across the country and still shaking their heads that they've managed to tour with B.B. King and play with John Lee Hooker and Buddy Guy. Yes, life is good for the Tommy Castro Band, who, as many of the blues magazines in the country...
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The blues are better in small spaces So let your heads get greasy, Juneau, because John Lee Hooker Jr. is in town. If you weren't able to catch his...he is the son of one of the legends of the blues, John Lee Hooker. While Jr. has certainly been influenced by his senior...
Photos: Hooked on blues

Grammy-nominated blues singer John Lee Hooker, Jr. sings Wednesday at Centennial Hall. Additional performances will be held at The Rendezvous tonight and Saturday night...
Holiday lights

...see this week's Northwest Sound column) and next week's Gold Street Music, as well as multiple appearances by John Lee Hooker Jr. beginning with a show Wednesday at Centennial Hall. For those who reach their social saturation level, or who...
Q&A: 'Who's your diva?' participate in as a performer in Juneau?Had some fun gigs with the Wristrockets last year, like opening for John Lee Hooker Jr., and playing the Xtratuf party at the Inaugural Ball. Playing the Witch in "Hansel & Gretel" and Susan in...
Hooker Jr. to perform four shows beginning tonight

Two-time Grammy-nominee John Lee Hooker Jr. kicks off a four-show stay in Juneau tonight...Hooker, from Detroit, is the son of blues legend John Lee Hooker, who died in 2001. Hooker Jr. got an early start...
BLUES LEGEND performs at Jazz & Classics

...the 1960s. His authenticity to the genre's roots earned the respect of legendary peers such as Muddy Waters and John Lee Hooker, but his influences stretched to include Johnny Cash and Memphis Willie B. Musselwhite said he first came to Alaska...


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