Gary Lee Clark, Jr. (born February 15, 1984) is an American guitarist and actor based in Austin, Texas. Clark shared the stage with various legends of rock and roll, and has stated that he is "influenced by blues, jazz, soul [and] country, as well as hip hop". Clark's musical trademarks are his distorted guitar sound and smooth vocal style.
Gary Clark Jr. began playing guitar at the age of twelve. Born and raised in Austin, Texas, Clark played small gigs throughout his teens, until he met promoter Clifford Antone, proprietor of the Austin music club Antone's. Antone's was the launch pad from which Jimmie and Stevie Ray Vaughan redefined blues at the time. Soon after meeting Clifford, Clark began to play with an array of musical icons, including Jimmie Vaughan. Vaughan and others in the Austin music community helped Clark along his musical path, facilitating his ascent in the Texas rock and roll sceneЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Gary Clark Jr. [29.03.2010, макси-сингл]
- The Bright Lights EP [08.08.2011, макси-сингл]
- Gary Clark Jr. Presents HWUL Raw Cuts Vol. 1 [21.04.2012, макси-сингл]
- The Bright Lights - Australian Tour Edition [11.09.2012, макси-сингл]
- Blak and Blu [19.10.2012, альбом]
- iTunes Session [05.04.2013, альбом]
- Gary Clark Jr. Presents HWUL Raw Cuts Vol. 2 [20.04.2013, макси-сингл]
- The Story of Sonny Boy Slim [11.09.2015, альбом]
- Gary Clark Jr. - Live [14.09.2014]
- Worry No More [2002, сборник]
- Third and Lindsley - Nashville, Tennessee [10.06.2012]