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Bo Diddley

Also Credited As: Bo Diddley
 
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Date of Birth: December 30, 1928 (93)

Birth Place: McComb, MS, USA
 





Bo Diddley News

Hammer Sunset Series Celebrates a Jazz Great With Aaron Lington Sextet Tribute to Art Photo Hammer Sunset Series Celebrates a Jazz Great With Aaron Lington Sextet Tribute to Art Blakey
by Stephi Wild - Jul 13, 2022

Hammer Theatre Center continues its Sunset Summer series with the Aaron Lington Sextet Tribute to Art Blakey, a thrilling evening of music in which Grammy Award-winning baritone saxophonist Aaron Joseph Lington celebrates a jazz great.

Hammer Theatre Unveils Sunset Series Rooftop Performances Photo Hammer Theatre Unveils Sunset Series Rooftop Performances
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 10, 2022

Hammer Theatre Center will kick off summer with its new Sunset Series, inviting Bay Area audiences to enjoy rooftop performances by musical headliners on The Hammer Terrace.

WAITRESS, BEAUTIFUL, A BRONX TALE and More On Sale August 5 at Palace Theater Waterbu Photo WAITRESS, BEAUTIFUL, A BRONX TALE and More On Sale August 5 at Palace Theater Waterbury
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 27, 2021

The Palace Theater is throwing its doors wide open to the public beginning October 1, to begin its 100th Anniversary Season and what a celebratory schedule of shows is planned! 

Joan Osborne, Pink Talking Fish, and More Join the Martha's Vineyard Concert Series at The Loft
by Stephi Wild - Jun 16, 2021

The shows are presented thanks to a partnership between MV Concert Series and The Loft. The Loft will undergo a six-figure renovation of the sound and lighting systems funded by the Martha’s Vineyard Concert Series, bringing a theatre experience to one of Oak Bluffs’ best hangouts. Sound engineers will map out the room and create a system specifically designed to bring professional concerts to the Loft. While much of the interior will look the same, the venue will have a new professional sound that transforms the entire experience.

Vote For Vocalist Sarah Dash For Induction Into The NJ Hall Of Fame Photo Vote For Vocalist Sarah Dash For Induction Into The NJ Hall Of Fame
by A.A. Cristi - May 25, 2021

Sarah Dash, the award-winning vocalist, songwriter, motivational speaker, educator, entrepreneur, humanitarian and co-founder of Patti Labelle & the Bluebelles has been nominated for induction into the New Jersey Hall of Fame Class of 2021.

BWW Exclusive: Read an Unpublished Chapter About The Beach Boys from Albert Poland's  Photo BWW Exclusive: Read an Unpublished Chapter About The Beach Boys from Albert Poland's Best-Selling Memoir, STAGES
by Robert Diamond - Feb 12, 2021

The Beach Boys were in a career low, and Maharishi had begun to fade from his media darling days as the Indian 'guru' to the Beatles, Mia Farrow, the Beach Boys and others. With photos andheadlines of the hip and famous at his ashram in India, Maharishi had burst into the spiritual mythology of media hype, creating a worldwide market for similar gurus, endless lines of clothing and Indian music of the brilliant Ravi Shankar, among others.

Kathryn Grimm Releases 'Best of Me' Video Photo Kathryn Grimm Releases 'Best of Me' Video
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Jan 19, 2021

Award winning recording artist Kathryn Grimm (Jeff Buckley, Bo Diddley, Michael Bolton) has done it again – she’s written yet another hook-laden anthem with a strong message  that may just be life changing for some.

Kathryn Grimm Releases 'Best Of Me' Video, Empowering Domestic Abuse Victims Photo Kathryn Grimm Releases 'Best Of Me' Video, Empowering Domestic Abuse Victims
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 12, 2021

Award winning recording artist Kathryn Grimm (Jeff Buckley, Bo Diddley, Michael Bolton) has done it again – she's written yet another hook-laden anthem with a strong message  that may just be life changing for some.  

New Release Date Announced For George Thorogood And The Destroyers' Concert Album Photo New Release Date Announced For George Thorogood And The Destroyers' Concert Album
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 25, 2020

Due to production delays currently affecting the music industry, Craft Recordings announces the new comprehensive reissue of George Thorogood and The Destroyers' Live in Boston, 1982 will now be available worldwide on December 18th (as a four-LP set on 180-gram vinyl, a two-CD set, and across digital platforms).

The Wick Theatre Reopens With BACK HOME AGAIN Photo The Wick Theatre Reopens With BACK HOME AGAIN
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 6, 2020

The Wick Theatre has been keeping audiences entertained for months now with their dynamic Supper Club Cabarets, which take place in the grand lobby, but now the time has come to open the doors to the main theatre! The first show will be appropriately, Back Home Again, a John Denver tribute by Tom Becker and his band, who have been featured on PBS.

Bo Diddley Videos

Screaming Females Release Non-Album Recordings in 'Singles Too' VideoScreaming Females Release Non-Album Recordings in 'Singles Too'
by Abigail Charpentier - Oct 15, 2019

Out Friday, Singles Too collects Screaming Females' complete non-album recordings, gathering together early 7” singles, digital-only b-sides, and one pretty great remix. The download and CD will also feature six cover songs, including the New Jersey trio's takes on music by Neil Young, Taylor Swift, Sheryl Crow, and Patti Smith.

STAGE TUBE: First Look at Off-Broadway's BOOGIE STOMP! with Bob Baldori & Arthur Migliazza
by Stage Tube - May 9, 2014

BOOGIE STOMP! began Off-Broadway performances last night, direct from the production's sold out tour of Russia. Opening Night is next Thursday, May 15th at The Chain Theatre.

VIDEO: First Look - Stevie Ray Vaughan & More Set for PBS's A CELEBRATION OF BLUES & SOUL
by Caryn Robbins - Jan 31, 2014

A CELEBRATION OF BLUES & SOUL: THE 1989 INAUGURAL CONCERT is part of special programming premiering on PBS stations beginning March 1, 2014.