CHICAGO (AP) - A Chicago blues guitarist has been shot and killed.
Chicago police say officers found 41-year-old Eric “Guitar” Davis shot
multiple times inside a vehicle in the South Shore neighborhood on Thursday
The Chicago Sun-Times reports that Davis had spent the previous evening
hanging out at a North Side blues bar called Kingston Mines.
Davis played with a group called the Troublemakers and was a fixture on
Chicago’s blues scene.
Davis was the son of renowned drummer Bobby Davis.
According to the musician’s website, he, too, started out as a drummer and
could be found playing in Chicago’s hottest blues clubs by the age of 10.
Police say detectives are investigating.