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Roy Buchanan's (September 23, 1939 - August 14, 1988) musical career began in Pixley, California. His father was a sharecropper (not a Pentecostal preacher as Buchanan himself had claimed). Buchanan told how his first musical memories were of racially-mixed revival meetings his family would attend. "Gospel," he recalled, "that's how I first got into black music". He in fact drew upon many disparate influences while learning…

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  • One of the truly great blues guitarists. Annoyingly, underrated. When A Guitar Plays The Blues may be one of the best albums around. Gotta wonder what Roy would have accomplished, much like Stevie Ray, had he lived longer.
  • Roy Buchanan - Discografy (13 albums) free: http://guitar-music-mp3.ru/publ/blues_rock/roy_buchanan_diskografija_13_albomov/8-1-0-139
  • Great! Like his guitar playing manner.
  • Not loud but much feeling.
  • I like Roy very much. Music for the heart to relax.
  • I love all your songs
  • The best Telecasterplayer I ever heard.
  • Genial!!!!
  • RIP
  • Every note backed up by meant or unmeant human emotions! That's what makes a technically outstanding maestro such a great musician as Mr. Buchanan is! No matter what my musical journeys will be, I'll always remain grateful to him just for being a favorite guitar player of mine. :)

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