Buddy Guy in Concert at The Palace (Sun., 4/3/22)

Buddy Guy performing in Toronto, Canada in 2005. Photo: Jean-Luc Ourlin.

Buddy Guy performing in Toronto, Canada in 2005. (Photo: Jean-Luc Ourlin and Wikipedia.)

Buddy Guy is ranked 23rd in Rolling Stone‘s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. Guy has influenced other great guitarists on that list, including Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. He is one of the most successful artists in the Chicago Blues style. He played with the legendary Muddy Waters and frequently teamed up with the noted late harmonica player Junior Wells. Two of Guy’s top songs are “Stone Crazy” and “Cut You Loose.” Guy has won eight Grammy Awards and was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2005 by B.B. King and Eric Clapton. His most recent release is 2018’s The Blues Is Alive and Well. Guy visits locally for a concert at the Palace Theatre. Colin James opens. 8 p.m. 21 W. Otterman St., Greensburg. (R.H.)