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Flashback: Stevie Ray Vaughan Jams With Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy at Final Concert

Flashback: Stevie Ray Vaughan Jams With Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy at Final Concert

Thirty years ago this week, Stevie Ray Vaughan played the final show of his career when he opened up for Eric Clapton at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre in East Troy, Wisconsin. Shortly after the concert ended, Vaughan and three members of Clapton’s crew boarded a helicopter to travel to Chicago’s Midway Airport. It was a foggy evening and the pilot crashed into a ski hill near the venue shortly after takeoff, killing Vaughan and everyone else on board.

Vaughan and his band Double Trouble spent the summer

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