(February 2012) On February 21 Gary performed at the White House for President Barack Obama and was a featured performer at the 2011 Austin City Limits and 2010 Crossroads Guitar festivals.
Gary Clark Jr. Band
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For a black male, the sound of the blues is pre-Civil Rights. It's oppression. In high school I had a friend who asked me why I played the blues, that black people don't play blues. And for the most part, he was right. But I said, how can you abandon what we came from? All that stuff you're jamming now came from this foundation...