Johnny Winter

Johnny Winter
1957 - 2014

Johnny Winter  American Singer


John Dawson Winter III (February 23, 1944 – July 16, 2014), known as Johnny Winter, was an American musician, singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer. Best known for his high-energy blues-rock albums and live performances in the late 1...

First Name Johnny
Middle Name Dawson
Last Name Winter
Full Name at Birth Johnny Dawson Winter III
Alternative Name Johnny Winter
Age 57 (age at death) years
Birthday 11th January, 1957
Birthplace Beaumont, Texas
Died 16th July, 2014
Place of Death Zurich, Switzerland
Height 5' 3" (160 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Grey
Hair Color Salt and Pepper
Distinctive Feature Albino
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Baptist
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Guitarist
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Blues guitarist
Music Genre (Text) Electric blues, blues rock, rock and roll, Texas blues
Music Genre Blues, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1959–present, 1959–2014
Music Style Modern Electric Blues, Blues, Blues-Rock, Modern Electric Texas Blues, Slide Guitar Blues, Regional Blues, Hard Rock, Album Rock, Arena Rock, Boogie Rock, Electric Blues, Electric Texas Blues
Music Mood Rowdy, Organic, Reckless, Confident, Brash, Rousing, Rollicking, Passionate, Freewheeling, Fiery, Rambunctious, Sleazy, Rebellious, Raucous
Instrument Guitar, Harmonica, Vocals, Slide Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, mandolin, harmonica
Record Label Columbia, Blue Sky, Alligator, Point Blank
Associated Acts Edgar Winter, Tommy Shannon, Muddy Waters
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) New Faces Agency - USA, Gigsalad.Com
Official Websites
Father John Winter II
Mother Edwina Winter
Brother Edgar Winter (brother)
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    bradJul 18, 2010

    is still one of the greatest guitar players ever

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