Joe Bonamassa took to Instagram to note his "favorite musical discovery of 2019" and the band just so happens to share GBF's hometown!

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Joe Bonamassa is a world famous guitarist, who at 12 years old went on tour with B.B. King. Since then if you've ever seen a guitar magazine, chances are you've seen Joe's face.  Not only is he world renowned for his guitar playing, he's also got a massive collection of vintage guitars and memorabilia that would make any music fan jealous.  He's got a huge following online too, his Instagram boasts more than 605K followers.

On Monday Joe posted a screenshot to his Instagram of The Cold Stares and said:

By far my favorite new musical discovery of 2019.  These guys are killer. Do yourself a favor and check them out.

How awesome is that?!  The Cold Stares are from Evansville, and no stranger to playing shows around town.  Check out their Facebook page to see their upcoming shows.  They've got a new album coming out on October 18th, but currently have an EP out.  You can check out their music, and learn more about The Cold Stares, here.


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