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Richie Sambora

Richie Sambora
Born: Jul 11, 1959 in Perth Amboy, NJ
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Genre: Pop/Rock
Biography: Raised in the humble, swampside locale of Woodbridge, New Jersey, Richie Sambora -- the gifted lead guitarist of the multi-million-selling rock act, Bon Jovi -- was initially inspired by blues-based icons of the 1960s such as Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton. Following a self-released eponymous 1980 hard ...Read full biography
Stranger in This Town
Released: 1991
Label: Mercury
Critics' Rating:
The Bon Jovi guitarist goes solo on this recording. Sambora plays songs and styles that otherwise would not fit within the boundaries of Bon Jovi with a heavy blues influence. ~ John Book, Rovi ...Read full review
Aftermath of the Lowdown
Released: 2012
Label: Dangerbird Records
Critics' Rating:
With the title of Aftermath of the Lowdown, his first solo album in 14 years, Richie Sambora could very well be referring to a bunch of personal problems that plagued him in the back half of the 2000s. ...Read full review
More Richie Sambora albums: Main Albums (5), Singles & EPs (2)
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Richie Sambora to miss part of Bon Jovi tour
Apr 3, 3:38 AM EST
Guitarist Richie Sambora to miss part of Bon Jovi's current tour, citing 'personal issues'