Gary Clark Jr. talks with Guitar Squid about his upcoming album, his love of Epiphone Casinos, and learning from Jimmie Vaughan.
Who: Gary Clark Jr.
Vibe: Blues, rock, hip-hop
You Should Know: Clark Jr. was the only young up-n-comer chosen by Eric Clapton to play at the 2010 Crossroads Guitar Festival.
Bio: Growing up in Austin, TX, Clark Jr. was immersed in the city's famously vibrant music scene at a young age. He picked up the guitar when he was 12 and soon caught the attention of Clifford Antone, owner of the well-known blues club Antone’s.