Blues guitarist Eric 'Guitar' Davis shot dead

Eric 'Guitar' Davis (Handout)

Eric 'Guitar' Davis (Handout)

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, Last Updated: 10:09 AM ET

Blues musician Eric 'Guitar' Davis was killed in a shooting in Chicago, Illinois on Thursday.

The 41-year-old guitarist was found slumped behind the wheel of his car in the city's South Side with gunshot wounds to his neck and torso, according to the Chicago Tribune.

No arrests had been made as WENN went to press.

The guitarist was the son of drumming legend Bobby 'Top Hat' Davis and had signed to Delmark Records. He was due to play a number of shows with his band, Eric Guitar Davis and the Troublemakers, in the coming weeks, including a concert on New Year's Eve.


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