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Event Archive - John Lee Hooker Jr

Sat. November 4th 2006 Central Bar & Grill (No Minors)
8:30pm doors at 7:00pm
Tickets at: Lyles Place,, Ditch Records & Cds, Central Bar & Grill
Presented by: Atomique Productions
A lot. And, of course, that has a profound impact and a lasting influence on you. I met many of the greats, from B. B. King to some of the members of the Rolling Stones, at my own home, and part of the way I understand music has something to do with those encounters. I learned a lot at my dad´ s home, and, of course, from my dad."

At the age of 8, he performed on WJBK Radio in Detroit, and at the age of 16, at the Fox Theatre in the same town. At 18, he made his first recording, "Live at Soledad Prison", a collaborative effort with his father. Later on, he toured with Jimmy Reed, and performed with recording artists such Charlie Musselwhite, Bo Diddley, Luther Tucker, Deacon Jones, Elvin Bishop and many others and, of course, his father, who he also toured with. But everything was not plain sailing in his biography, where there are a few episodes fortunately forgotten.

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