He’s back for more: After earning kudos for his 2007 performance at Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival, Johnny will return to the scene of the original crime this June. Details are still being sorted out, but this much we can tell you now: Johnny will appear, and he’ll be sitting in with the Allman Brothers Band. For details on the event, click here.
New record label! Paul Nelson, Johnny’s guitarist, says Johnny is joining Megaforce Records, a label whose roster includes — among many other great artists — the Black Crowes. Keep an eye out for a long-awaited studio release from Johnny, his first album since 2004’s I’m a Bluesman.
Winters on the water! Johnny and brother Edgar will be a part of the incredible lineup for this October’s Legendary Rhythm & Blues Cruise. Be sure to get all the details on this remarkable event, which will feature some of the biggest names in blues and roots music.