To this very day, Stevie Ray Vaughan is still revered as one of the all time greats when it comes to guitar playing. In his short time on earth, he left behind one of the greatest legacies of any guitar player in history. Even the younger generations of guitarists that were born long after his death view him as one of the mot influential guitarists ever. He is often imitated, but never duplicated. He is a legend, pure and simple.
Whenever a legend of this caliber takes to the stage, it’s always a glorious moment. Whether the performance is fast and shredding, or in this case soft and majestic, it’s always amazing. Stevie Ray Vaughan is no exception to this fact. It’s truly hard to think of a moment where Stevie Ray Vaughan took to the stage and didn’t put on an absolute masterclass. Here’s some proof.
What you’re about to watch is a video in which the aforementioned Stevie Ray Vaughan takes to the stage to perform Lenny. He dedicates this song to his wife and it makes it all the more emotional for us to watch. See for yourself.