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Chris Duarte Group

Austin-based guitarist, songwriter, and singer Chris Duarte has often been compared with the late Stevie Ray Vaughan. It's heady stuff for the musician, who plays a rhythmic style of Texas blues-rock that is at times reminiscent of Vaughan's sound, and at other times reminiscent of Johnny Winter. The truth is, Duarte has his own sound that draws on elements of jazz, blues, and rock & roll. Although he is humbled by the comparisons with the late Vaughan, the San Antonio-raised musician began playing out in clubs there when he was 15 years old. After Duarte moved to Austin when he was 16, he began taking his guitar playing much more seriously, and at that time, Vaughan was still around playing in Austin-area clubs. Duarte was one of those lucky few thousand who got to see Vaughan at the Continental Club before the late guitarist got his first break with David Bowie. After a short stint in an Austin jazz band, Duarte joined Bobby Mack & Night Train and began getting heavily into blues at that point. He traveled all over Texas with that band before a big break came his way in 1994, when New York-based Silvertone Records released his critically praised debut album, Texas Sugar/Strat Magik. Tailspin Headwhack followed in 1997 and Love Is Greater Than Me appeared three years later. Romp from 2003 featured a cover version of Bob Dylan's "One More Cup" and was followed by the 2007 album Blue Velocity, 2008's Vantage Point, 2009's 396, and 2010's Infinite Energy. My Soul Alone showed up early in 2013, with Lucky 13 arriving in 2014. ~ Richard Skelly, Rovi
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Love my bigg legg woman
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I thought l knew a lot about Texas blues how did i miss this guy he rocks
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'Like Eric' playing ...I WANNA MOSH!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! ! !
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angelalane12 3 4
This freaked me out this isn't fake. Apparently if you copy and paste this on 10 songs you will have the best day of your life Tomorrow. You will either get kissed or asked out. If you break the chain you will see a dead girl in Your room tonight. In the next 53 minutes someone will say I love u or I am sorry
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i am a big fan keep on jammin bro
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Definitely reminiscent of SRV
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nice
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Wow great!
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staticlines5
Damn!
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scott8326
I am all wore out!!!!
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CDG wif flat out wear you out when you see them LIVE!!!
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mazzarocks
Chris....Chr i s . . . . . C h r i s ! You rock! On your recordings and live. The whole package... Dont know we could live without you now dude.
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cactusj85
Down with broadcast radio who never aired this worthy stuff. Up with Pandora for bringing us what we can't get anywhere else.
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Can't believe I've never heard him before .He is freakin awesome . This is why I love Pandora .
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russellmcwho r t e r
Awesome player ... awesome human being. Buy his music!!! Go see him live!!! He's very accessible and genuine, as other have noted. What SRV did with the 3 Kings, Henderix, Sumlin, and others ... Chris Duarte has done with SRV, Hendrix, Trower, and others ... that is, blended it all into a style that is now all his own. Again, his live shows will blow you away! GO SEE HIM!!!
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One of THEE most under rated, under promoted Blues/Rock guitar players..... . E V E R ! ! ! Rory Gallagher and Roy Buchanan were two others who are not with us any longer. Chris needs to be up there in popularity with Bonamassa, Jonny Lang, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, etc. And YES, go see him and take ALL your Blues/Rock guitar friends with you! THEY WILL NOT BE DISAPPOINTED ! ! !
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There's no doubt he has chops. He leans a little on Stevie but its ok Stevie lent on Albert King who lent on BB King who lent on Lonnie Johnson
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I hear some Texas axeman in him as well as homage to the blues guitar in general...he owns this style
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Saw srv p pac prov right before he died Ive never believed in reincarnatio n buttt!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! ! !
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I'm glad Gaddgal had such a good time meeting him. You sold me I will check him out with some other blues buffs. We're huge Stevie Ray fans so I bet this is right up our alley
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gaddgal
Chris is not only a great musician. He's one of the sweetest guys you'll ever meet! Go see him live, he would love to meet you. He's very genuine.
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Diggen his play
BIG time!
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Just became a fan....wow
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Wow I just got blown away Chris u rock
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Chris you are a great get -down funky player! Love it.
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angieb505
i have a new favorite :D i never look up artists info on pandora...Ch r i s Duarte Group sweet! feel like i just discovered sliced bread! :D
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This guy getsdown he could play with anyone he uis f**kin bad
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Wow!!! F**KING AWESOME!!!
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mazzarocks
Chris....you so deserve these praises....t h a n k you for your gifts so generously shared.. b & n
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This a bad mother f**ker
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tarnold9100
Used to go every March to see him play at the Crescent Hotel in Eureka Springs, AR. The guy is a monster player that has to be seen LIVE to really appreciate. He'd play for 2 1/2 hours, break for 30 to meet & greet, then play for another 2+ hours. Don't know who was more worn out at the end of the night: the crowd or him. I'm thinking the crowd...
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The boy got funky on this cut get down
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This guy is awsome first time hearing his soul tearing guitar he is a top axeman he hot he remind he of the late SRV WOW!!!!!!
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BLAZING SHREDDING & TONE
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mbromleyphot o g r a p h y
Awesome first time listening and I'm going to buy some albums now!
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larrymartins o n
1st time listener big time fan
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whoroszko
Damn Sam....smoki n ' hot licks. Thought someone had found a 'lost' SRV track. This brother can play with the best of 'em.

Wish he was touring somewhere in the midwest
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veralcarroll
killer
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It makes ya sick, try hard to achieve good skills. Then you here this awesomeness. I quit too. He is a master blues man.
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JUST KISSED MY BG AND IT FELT SO GOOD ME AND MY BG WE NEED A HALF OF A DAY
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I'm done wit guitar!!!!!! ! ! ! . . f * * * ! !
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THAT SEARING TONE!!!!!!.. O M G
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Great to hear your music Chris remember the days at PSC in NH. Keep rockin brother.
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Saw Stevie Ray right before he died in '90. Sheppard, Trucks are f**king awesone. This guy's special like SRV
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asanjuan1
Just made me look up to see who was rippin the guit-tar. Of course it was Chris Duarte who caused the same reaction the first time I heard him.
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Why no comments,the cat can tear it up!The Jet.
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audesign1
Pandora has turned me on to so many more great musicians then one one man can envision or feel the pumping sounds of the blues . THis mutha rocks the texas blues !! Audie Slippery Rock Pa
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tarangovibe
Love this cut! Walked into Lucilles's BBQ one night and a 4 piece was jammin to this one and it sounded great!
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Still Kickin It, keep going, Chris
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