Johnny V reported dead

Unconfirmed reports late Sunday night said that award-winning Blues guitarist Johnny V has passed away after suffering a heart attack.

Johnny V @ Black Swan, Dec. 13, 2008 -17

The first post on the MapleBlues web group was at 11:20 p.m., followed shortly by a post with a link to that quoted the president of the Canada South Blues Society as saying John’s wife Debbie had called him at 8 p.m. to report his passing.

More details as they become available.