LIVE: George Thorogood & the Destroyers

Still bad to the bone, George Thorogood & the Destroyers rocked Humphrey's by the Bay on June 18.

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George Thorogood & the Destroyers got down at Humphrey's by the Bay on June 18.
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The group celebrated 40 years together in 2014.
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In that time, they've sold some 15 million records worldwide.
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Today, the Destroyers are Jeff Simon (drums), Billy Blough (bass), Jim Suhler (guitar), Buddy Leach (saxaphone) and, of course, George Thorogood (vocals, guitar).
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Known for their mix of blues-rock and boogie, the group landed a gig as the opening act for the Rolling Stones during a 1981 U.S. tour.
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The following year, they released the album and song they're best-known for: "Bad to the Bone."
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George Thorogood & the Destroyers are also known for their interpretations of older songs, including Hank Williams' "Move It on Over" and Bo Diddley's "Who Do You Love?"
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Though best-known for his work with the Destroyers, Thorogood started off as a solo act.
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He was all acoustic back in the early '70s.
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But by the middle of the decade, he'd formed the Destroyers, the band he'd work with (in various forms) for the next 40-plus years.
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