Eric Gales once asked Stevie Ray Vaughan for an autograph – only for the blues legend to ask for one back
“I will never forget that day we met!” Gales says.
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Eric Gales has opened up about meeting his guitar hero Stevie Ray Vaughan at 15 years old and the “very intense” jamming session that ensued.
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Speaking in a new interview with Total Guitar, Gales details his encounter with the blues legend early on in his career and how the experience remains a precious memory for him decades down the road.
“I was lucky enough to meet Stevie back when I was recording demos for my first record,” Gales says.