Buddy Whittington

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Birthday
28, 1956
Birthplace
Texas
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
28, 1956 (age 61)
Birthplace
Texas

About

Texas blues guitarist best known as a supporting guitarist for artists like John Mayall and Peter Green. He also formed his own band called The Sidemen.

Before Fame

He began playing regularly at clubs in the Forth Worth and Dallas area at age fourteen.

Trivia

He is known for playing his vintage 1963 Stratocaster guitar, which he plays through a Dr. Z amplifier.

Family Life

His sister's love of bands like The Rolling Stones inspired him to play music.

Associated With

He replaced Coco Montoya in John Mayall's band The Bluesbreakers following the guitarist's departure from the band in 1993.