November 18, 2020
The documentary Guitar Man, the story of legendary bluesman Joe Bonamassa, will be available on VOD and for digital purchase Dec. 8 from Paramount Home Entertainment.
The film tells the story of the incredible rise of blues-rocker Bonamassa, whose hard work and determination have made him one of today’s top-selling blues artists. With more No. 1 blues albums than anyone else in history, Bonamassa pulls back the curtain on his career, allowing us to see his remarkable musical achievements and pioneering style.
The documentary features behind the scenes interviews and live concert footage, showcasing Bonamassa’s astounding talent from his childhood as a “wunderkind” discovered and mentored by Blues legend B.B. King. At the age of only 43, Bonamassa has an illustrious career spanning over three decades. Through highs and lows, he persevered, taking his musical journey into his own hands to overcome challenges and reach his goals. In 2009, Bonamassa fulfilled a lifelong dream of playing at the prestigious Royal Albert Hall and was joined on stage by Eric Clapton, marking a pivotal moment that elevated his music to the next level.