Artist Showcase Winner: James Buddy Rogers

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Artist Showcase Winner: James Buddy Rogers

GSTV’s announces James Buddy Rogers as our March Artist Showcase winner


By the time he was just 10 years old, Canadian blues guitarist JamesBuddy” Rogers had already begun lifting riffs off his father’s blues records. By the tender age of 11, he’d formed his first band and started playing gigs. By the age of 15, his band Texas Storm was being booked by one of the top agencies in Canada. With guitar chops and a voice seasoned by a lifetime as a touring blues musician, James “Buddy” Rogers is still going strong, having opened shows in the Canada, the U.S. and Europe for the likes of Canned Heat, Elvin Bishop, and Kenny Neal, among others. GSTV is pleased to feature a sensational guitarist like James in our Artist Showcase this month. Check out this live video of James and his band ripping it up on “Big Legged Woman, ” and you’ll understand why.

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