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Gary Clark Jr.
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May 8, 2013 If you haven't paid attention to him yet, the clawing, gnarly video for "Numb" is a perfect opportunity to catch up with Gary Clark, Jr., one of 2012's biggest arrivals.
Gary Clark Jr.
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December 14, 2012 Clark is one of Austin, Texas' most talked-about young blues guitarists. He plays songs from his new album, Blak and Blue, in this session.
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Gary Clark Jr.'s Blak and Blu is an eclectic romp through the blues.
October 19, 2012 On Blak and Blu, you can hear the roar in Clark's blues guitar. But critic Ken Tucker says Clark remains a work in progress.
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Gary Clark Jr. plays the Quad Stage at the Newport Folk Festival.
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August 2, 2012 Working off a blues-rock template, Clark infuses his gritty songs with soul, pop and even reggae. Don't be stunned if he blossoms into a next-generation blues icon in the next few years.
December 16, 2011 The rising R&B and bluesman shows off his fiery guitar chops in a performance from World Cafe Live.
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