Bobby Keyes (guitarist)

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Bobby Keyes
BornSeptember 1953
Saugus, Massachusetts, United States
GenresInstrumental rock, jazz, blues
InstrumentsGuitar
Years active1959–present
LabelsThrillionaire
WebsiteBobby Keyes

Bobby Keyes is an American guitarist and songwriter from Saugus, Massachusetts.[1]

Keyes began playing guitar professionally at age 6, in clubs north of Boston.

Keyes is a versatile session guitarist and writer who has played and collaborated with a wide range of famous rock and roll, soul, blues, R&B, and pop recording artists.[2]

Style[edit]

Keyes has been called a virtuoso[3] and a master of American roots music.[4]

Equipment[edit]

Keyes often plays a 1959 Gibson ES-330.[5] He uses a 1964 Fender Vibrolux Reverb amplifier.[6]

Discography[edit]

Solo
  • Lucky Stereo (1999)
  • Lady Luck (2004)
  • Cloud 9 (2014)
  • Dojogobo (2014)
With Tommy Page
With Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Young Blood (1995)[8]
With Jordan Knight
With Joey McIntyre
With Mýa
With Robin Thicke
With The Mystix
  • Satisfy You (2006)[19]
  • Blue Morning (2007) [20]
  • Down to the Shore (2009) [21]
  • Mighty Tone (2012)
Movie Soundtracks

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Boston Globe".
  2. ^ "The Boston Phoenix". Archived from the original on 2015-09-23.
  3. ^ "Seacoastonline".
  4. ^ "Seacoastonline".
  5. ^ "The Noise–Music New England".
  6. ^ "The Noise–Music New England".
  7. ^ "Paintings in My Mind". Allmusic. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  8. ^ "Young Blood". Allmusic. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  9. ^ "Jordan Knight". Discogs. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  10. ^ "Jordan Knight". Allmusic. Retrieved 21 August 2014.
  11. ^ "Stay the Same". Allmusic. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  12. ^ "Fear of Flying". Allmusic. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  13. ^ "A Beautiful World". Allmusic. Retrieved 7 August 2014.
  14. ^ "The Evolution of Robin Thicke". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  15. ^ "Something Else". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  16. ^ "Love After War". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  17. ^ "Blurred Lines". Discogs. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  18. ^ "Paula". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  19. ^ "Satisfy You". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  20. ^ "Blue Morning". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  21. ^ "Down to the Shore". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  22. ^ "Dick Tracy Original Soundtrack". Allmusic. Retrieved 19 August 2014.
  23. ^ *Bobby Keyes on IMDb

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