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'Erratic' Performance Prompts Fans to Leave

B.B. KingB.B. King performs at Peobody Operea House April 4, 2014 (Photo: St. Louis Dispatch/AP/Sarah Conrad) 

(AURN/AP) -- He's a legendary blues guitarist who at the age of 88 is still performing.  But it's B.B. King's age that has attributed to a series of poor performances of late.  

At a recent show in St. Louis, fans who shelled out $150 to see the icon, left the show in droves as some say he rambled between songs and had difficulty playing his guitar.  Some music fans say aging acts like King should get some slack from fans because of their stature - not heckled for being slowed by time.

At SLToday.com, a St. Louis music critics says of the show, 'things just got wierd'.

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