Tony Bennett made music history with the Grammy-nominated CD Duets II when it debuted at the top of the Billboard Album charts, making Bennett the oldest vocal artist ever to achieve the number one spot. Recently nominated for three Grammys, including Best Traditional Pop Vocal, Best Pop Duo/Group Performance, and Best Instrumental Arrangement Accompanying Vocalist(s), […]
John Mayer Trio, after an introduction by comedian Bill Murray dressed as Elvis on stage, play their hit song “Who Did You Think I Was” for the Eric Clapton Crossroads Guitar Festival III concert for a sold-out crowd of more than 27,000 music fans at Chicago’s Toyota Park. Highlights from this concert will be broadcast […]
In June 2010, Eric Clapton gathered the world’s most talented guitar players at the third Crossroads Guitar Festival. All profits benefited The Crossroads Centre in Antigua, a treatment and education facility Clapton founded to help people suffering from chemical dependency. Two hours of highlights, Eric Clapton Crossroads Guitar Festival 3, will air June 6 at 9 p.m. (check local listings).
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The evening’s program was recorded live at the Crossroads Guitar Festival held at Fair Park in Dallas, Texas in June 2004. “Layla” Eric Clapton “Love in Vain Blues” Robert Lockwood, Jr. “Killing Floor” Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Hubert Sumlin, Jimmie Vaughan “Sweet Home Chicago” Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy, Hubert Sumlin, Jimmie Vaughan “Six […]
In the summer of 2004, a spectacular gathering of musicians from across the guitar world performed together at Eric Clapton’s three-day Crossroads Guitar Festival in Dallas. GREAT PERFORMANCES presents highlights from the unprecedented event featuring a once-in-a-lifetime showcase of guitar luminaries performing rock anthems, blues classics, and bluegrass hits. Joining Clapton are fellow axe legends […]