Delbert Mcclinton Tickets
Delbert McClinton is an American blues artist, known for his Americana, blues rock and electric blues music. From Fort Worth, Texas, he has been active in the American music industry since 1972. He is a singer, songwriter and musician who plays the guitar, harmonica and piano. His music has been released by a huge number of record labels, including ABC Records, Capitol Records, Mercury Records, MCA Records, Polygram, Curb and Rising Tide. He has performed with the likes of Bonnie Raitt, Tanya Tucker and Bekka Bramlett, an artist to see live via Delbert Mcclinton tickets for sensational blues and Americana music.
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- Delbert McClinton, Birchmere Music Hall tickets for 11/04 07:30 PM at Birchmere Music Hall, Alexandria, VA
- Fri Nov 04 2016
- Delbert McClinton, Gruene Hall tickets for 11/18 08:00 PM at Gruene Hall, New Braunfels, TX
- Fri Nov 18 2016
Delbert Mcclinton was active from 1962 as a side man and then as a band leader from 1972 onwards. His songs have topped the Mainstream Rock Tracks chart, the Billboard Hot 100 chart and the Hot Country Songs chart. Four of his albums have ranked first on the US Blues chart and one more has ranked second on the same chart. He has also been inducted into the Texas Heritage Songwriters Hall of Fame, an impressive achievement that is, no doubt, wholly earned.
Delbert Mcclinton began playing music in a bar band, dubbed The Straitjackets. The band playing backing music for Howlin’ Wolf, Sonny Boy Williamson II and Jimmy Reed, amongst others. He first rose to fame regionally with several hit singles and then rose to fame nationally in 1962 when he played the harmonica on Bruce Channel’s famous song, Hey! Baby. He then went on a UK tour, where he taught the iconic John Lennon how to play blues harmonica.
During the seventies, he joined Glen Clark and performed soul and country music, as well as released two renowned albums. A song he composed was turned into a number one hit by Emmylous Harris, with yet another of his songs covered by the famous The Blues Brothers on their very first album. During the eighties, he released albums which spawned songs that ranked in the top ten of the Billboard Hot 100. He also performed at the spectacular Austin City Limits festival.
In 1991, he received a Grammy Award for his song with Bonnie Ratt. A duet with Tanya Tucker ranked fifth on the country music chart, following by recording the opening song of Groundhog Day, a famous Bill Murray movie. In 2003, a live album was released by New West Records. He released another album, titled The Cost of Living, which won the Grammy Award for the Best Contemporary Blues Album. He was one of the judges at the Independent Music Awards fourth edition.
He became the subject of a documentary by film maker Jay Curlee, titled Rocking the Boat: A Musical Conversation and Journey. In 2011, he appeared on the Fox Business Network Channel. Today, he still performs concerts all over the country, with many buying Delbert Mcclinton tickets well before his concerts take place so as to not miss him.
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