Credit: Texas Flood. © 1991 Epic Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment
via guitarworld.com Due out August, 2019, a brand new account of the rise to fame of the legendary axe man. Texas Flood: The Inside Story of Stevie Ray Vaughan will be co-authored by Guitar World Editor's/Writers Andy Aledort and Alan Paul. Both are well seasoned on the topic and had interviewed Vaughan multiple times. They've also interviewed nearly 100 other people, those that knew him best. From Big Brother and biggest influence, Jimmie Vaughan to Chris Layton+ Tommy Shannon (his band mates in Double Trouble), crew, managers, family and friends. For the first time all in one, definitive book there is also first-hand accounts with his musical colleagues like Buddy Guy, B.B. King and Eric Clapton, Billy Gibbons, Joe Perry, Eric Johnson and Warren Haynes.
Texas Flood, published by St. Martin’s Press also includes over 170 photos, many never before seen from the private collections of the Vaughan family, Layton and Shannon. Click HERE for a first look at the cover and get pre-order info.