Kenny Wayne Shepherd On 25th Anniversary Tour, Guitars, Family, And If He’d Take The Metallica Gig 11/17/2022



Kenny Wayne Shepherd has been working as a professional musician since the age of 16, and in that time he has seven #1 Blues albums, a string of #1 Mainstream Rock singles, two Billboard Music Awards, two Blues Music Awards, two Orville H. Gibson Awards, and has been nominated for five Grammys. His album, Trouble Is…, holds a record for being the longest-running album on the Billboard Blues Chart.

In January 2023, he will continue to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of that breakthrough record, Trouble Is… with the final leg of a tour that will take him around the U.S. through April 1st, and all over Europe through May 10th.

In this interview, Kenny has a comfortable conversation about his recipe for success in his family life, the guitars he takes on the road with him, the idea of writing an autobiography, and he answers the question of whether he would take a gig in a band setting that’s outside of the blues genre.




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