James Burton

james burton

Celebrating James Edward Burton (born August 21, 1939), an American guitarist born in Dubberly, Louisiana. A member of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, he has performed with Ricky Nelson, Elvis Presley, The Everly Brothers, Johnny Cash, Merle Haggard, Gram Parsons, Emmylou Harris, Judy Collins, Roy Orbison, Joni Mitchell, Townes Van Zandt, Vince Gill, and Suzi Quatro.

TONIGHT! Minnesota Guitar Society Live-streamed Concert Featuring Jeffrey Van, Annett Richter, Robert Everest, and the Shank-Hagedorn Duo; Saturday, August 15, 2020 7:30 pm

MGS Benefit Concert

The Minnesota Guitar Society will livestream a concert from Hamline University’s Sundin Music Hall tonight: Saturday, August 15, at 7:30 pm on their YouTube channel:


The concert intends to benefit the Lake Street Council and contributions will be donated to assist their efforts in rebuilding that neighborhood. The concert will feature Jeffrey Van, Annett Richter, Robert Everest, and the Shank-Hagedorn Duo.

The Minnesota Guitar Society joins with people across our state and around the world who mourn the death of George Floyd at the hands of police on May 25. We stand with those raising their voices against police brutality and systemic racism.