sonny landreth http://wwno.org en Sonny Landreth: Master Of The Slide Guitar http://wwno.org/post/sonny-landreth-master-slide-guitar <p></p><p></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">If you've never seen </span><a href="http://sonnylandreth.com" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;">Sonny Landreth's</a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px;"> hands glide over the fret of his slide guitar, you should. It's like watching someone touch the finest of silk.</span></p><p> Thu, 16 May 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 35409 at http://wwno.org Sonny Landreth: "How Not to Sound Awful" http://wwno.org/post/sonny-landreth-how-not-sound-awful <p></p><p>Sonny Landreth and his slide guitar have flown a million miles to entertain audiences around the world — and he's got the card from his airline to prove it. So if you haven't yet seen Landreth in concert, whose fault is that?</p><p>This week, <em>Music Inside Out </em>travels to Lafayette, Louisiana to hear the great Landreth play.</p><p>Bonnie Raitt, John Hiatt, Mark Knopfler, Jimmy Buffett, Johnny Winter and Eric Clapton are among his fans. And after hearing our interview, you'll be a fan too.</p><p>____________________________________________________________</p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 23288 at http://wwno.org Sonny Landreth's Extraordinary Sound http://wwno.org/post/sonny-landreths-extraordinary-sound <p>If you've never seen Sonny Landreth's hands glide over the fret of his slide guitar, you should. It's like watching someone touch the finest of silk.</p><p>If you've never heard Sonny Landreth play the blues, or classical music or flat out rock 'n roll, you should. His sound is extraordinary.</p><p>Landreth's fans include John Hiatt, Eric Clapton, Bonnie Raitt and Johnny Winter — with whom he toured earlier this year.</p><p>Not bad for a self-described "stepson" of Louisiana, born in Mississippi and raised on big helpings of Cajun and Zydeco music.</p> Sat, 15 Sep 2012 20:53:22 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 19714 at http://wwno.org