10/3/15 Happy Birthday beautiful man, so loved and missed. photo by tracy a. hart
Stevie Ray Vaughan
SRV w/ Janna
Long Life to Blues - Stevie Ray Vaughan (SRV)
Bootsy Collins (born William Earl Collins), American funk bassist, singer, & songwriter. Rising to prominence with James Brown (in the J.B.'s) in the late 60s, and with Parliament-Funkadelic in the '70s, his driving bass guitar & humorous vocals established him as one of the leading names in funk. His signature instrument is a custom-built star-shaped bass guitar he calls the "Space Bass." He is a member of the Rock and Roll HoF, inducted with 15 other members of Parliament-Funkadelic.