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Michael Burks

- US North Little Rock, AR Blues

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Label: Alligator Records

Bio: Guitarist/vocalist/songwriter Michael Burks stands tall as a major contemporary blues figure. Nobody in today’s blues world successfully bridges searing electric guitar blues with unbridled rock and roll energy like Burks. The Chicago Sun-Times recently said Burks is “poised on the brink of major... See Full Bio

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MICHAEL "IRON MAN" BURKS, JULY 30, 1957 - MAY 6, 2012 http://bit.ly/K61djl

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“Burks is a powerhouse blues guitar slinger…he blasts through licks like Clapton used to play–think lightning–just because he can. He is a great guitarist.”
— Billboard
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  • Tue

    Oct 7


    Tampa, FL, US | 8:00pm

    Tampa, FL, US
    Tue Oct 07 8:00pm

    Details

    Island Night w/Impulse WED FEB 26Island Night w/Impulse (ISLAND/AFRO-BEAT/REGGAE) A 23-year-old tradition continues with the ever-amazing Impulse band playing reggae, zouk and Afrobeat under the stars with Red Stripe beer on special. Hooray Beer! impulseda.com8PM $5

  • Tue

    Sep 23


    Pittsburgh, PA, US | 12:00am

    Pittsburgh, PA, US
    Tue Sep 23 12:00am
  • Tue

    Jul 29


    Tampa, FL, US | 8:00pm

    Tampa, FL, US
    Tue Jul 29 8:00pm

    Details

    Island Night w/Impulse WED FEB 26Island Night w/Impulse (ISLAND/AFRO-BEAT/REGGAE) A 23-year-old tradition continues with the ever-amazing Impulse band playing reggae, zouk and Afrobeat under the stars with Red Stripe beer on special. Hooray Beer! impulseda.com8PM $5

  • Tue

    Jul 22


    Tampa, FL, US | 8:00pm

    Tampa, FL, US
    Tue Jul 22 8:00pm

    Details

    Island Night w/Impulse WED FEB 26Island Night w/Impulse (ISLAND/AFRO-BEAT/REGGAE) A 23-year-old tradition continues with the ever-amazing Impulse band playing reggae, zouk and Afrobeat under the stars with Red Stripe beer on special. Hooray Beer! impulseda.com8PM $5

  • Tue

    Jul 8


    Tampa, FL, US | 8:00pm

    Tampa, FL, US
    Tue Jul 08 8:00pm

    Details

    Island Night w/Impulse WED FEB 26Island Night w/Impulse (ISLAND/AFRO-BEAT/REGGAE) A 23-year-old tradition continues with the ever-amazing Impulse band playing reggae, zouk and Afrobeat under the stars with Red Stripe beer on special. Hooray Beer! impulseda.com8PM $5

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  • Justin Boerema (Artist) Justin Boerema
    Awesome Sound, Rock on! Cheers!
  • Jules King (Artist) Jules King
    Just fanned
  • Steve Stultz (Artist) Steve Stultz
    Great sound Michael!!!
  • Elmer Pastorius (Artist) Elmer Pastorius
    Wonderful Music. Cheers!
  • Sharon Andersen (Artist) Sharon Andersen
    r.i.p. michael your music will live on forever. you were a very amazing and gifted artist. sharon andersen.
  • Doug Dickens (Artist) Doug Dickens
    A loss for all of us who love the blues. Michael was a major inspiration for blues fans everywhere. Namaste ...
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