Born in Austin, Texas, Gary Clark Jr. discovered the guitar when he was just 12. As a teen, he played around in the bars of his hometown before meeting Clifford Antone, owner of Antone's, who invited him into his famous club. Gary was soon a rising figure on the Texas music scene, playing alongside artists like Jimmie Vaughan. His debut album, 110, was released in 2004. In 2011, he signed with Warner Bros and launched a 3rd studio album, Blak and Blu, the following year. Bridging soul, hip-hop, R&B, rock’n’roll and blues, the album rocketed to #6 in the Billboard 200 in the U.S. He’s shared the stage with a Who’s Who of artists including B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Steve Winwood, John Mayer, Sheryl Crow, Jeff Beck and ZZ Top. In 2014, he won the Grammy for Best Traditional R&B Performance for Please Come Home, and won a Blues Music Award as Contemporary Blues Male Artist of the Year.