ERIC CLAPTON & GUESTS

Crossroads Revisited: Selections From The Crossroads Guitar Festivals

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8122795067
SKU:
969462
PLU: 9397601006380
Founded in 2004 by legendary guitarist Eric Clapton, the Crossroads Guitar Festival has given fans an opportunity to witness truly historic performances by some of the world's greatest guitarists. And while fans have been able to relive those magical moments thanks to a series of successful DVD and Blu-ray compilations, only a few of those performances have made their way to CD. That will change as Rhino introduces a 41 track collection packed with nearly four hours of live music that has never been released on CD or digitally. 
Founded in 2004 by legendary guitarist Eric Clapton, the Crossroads Guitar Festival has given fans an opportunity to witness truly historic performances by some of the world's greatest guitarists. And while fans have been able to relive those magical moments thanks to a series of successful DVD and Blu-ray compilations, only a few of those performances have made their way to CD. That will change as Rhino introduces a 41 track collection packed with nearly four hours of live music that has never been released on CD or digitally. 
Format - 3CD
Genre - Pop & Rock
Release Date - 01/07/16
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Founded in 2004 by legendary guitarist Eric Clapton, the Crossroads Guitar Festival has given fans an opportunity to witness truly historic performances by some of the world's greatest guitarists. And while fans have been able to relive those magical moments thanks to a series of successful DVD and Blu-ray compilations, only a few of those performances have made their way to CD. That will change as Rhino introduces a 41 track collection packed with nearly four hours of live music that has never been released on CD or digitally. 

'Crossroads Revisited: Selections From The Crossroads Guitar Festival' boasts 41 live tracks, the collection includes a selection of landmark performances from all four Crossroads Guitar Festivals, which were held in 2004, 2007, 2010 and 2013. A veritable "Who's Who" of guitar music can be heard on this set, including Clapton, Jeff Beck, Gary Clark Jr., Robert Cray, Billy F Gibbons, Vince Gill, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, John Mayer, Carlos Santana, Joe Walsh, Ronnie Wood, and Jimmie Vaughn, just to name a few.

Amazing performances by Clapton are featured throughout the set, including his cover of George Harrison's Isn't It A Pity and a smoking electric version of Layla that was included as a hidden track on the Crossroads Guitar Festival 2004 DVD. But it's Slowhand's on-stage collaborations that really shine here, like playing After Midnight with J.J. Cale, who wrote the hit song, and breaking out Blind Faith's Presence Of The Lord with Steve Winwood, who was in the band with Clapton.

Naturally, the all-star jams deliver some of the collection's most unforgettable moments. Among the highlights are Paying The Cost To Be The Boss with B.B. King, Robert Cray, Jimmie Vaughn and Hubert Sumlin; Five Long Years with Buddy Guy, Ronnie Wood and Jonny Lang; and Steamroller with James Taylor and Joe Walsh.

Held every three years since 2004, the Crossroads Guitar Festival raises funds for the Crossroads Centre in Antigua, a treatment and education facility that Clapton founded in 1998 to help people suffering from chemical dependency

Primary Format - MusicCD
ArtistERIC CLAPTON & GUESTS
LabelWarner
Music GenreRock / Blues
Music Genre PrimaryPop & Rock
Music Genre SecondaryBlues & Roots

CD

  • 1. Sweet Home Chicago Eric Clapton, Robert Cray, Buddy Guy, Hubert Sumlin, & Jimmie Vaughan (2004)
  • 2. Rock Me Baby Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, B.B. King, & Jimmie Vaughan (2004)
  • 3. Steam Roller James Taylor with Joe Walsh (2004)
  • 4. What The Cowgirls Do Vince Gill with Jerry Douglas (2004)
  • 5. After Midnight J.J. Cale with Eric Clapton (2004)
  • 6. Green Light Girl Doyle Bramhall II (2004)
  • 7. Hell At Home Sonny Landreth with Eric Clapton (2007)
  • 8. City Love John Mayer (2004)
  • 9. Funk 49 Joe Walsh (2004)
  • 10. Drums Of Passions (Jingo) Carlos Santana with Eric Clapton (2004)
  • 11. Cause We've Ended As Lovers Jeff Beck (2007)
  • 12. Have You Ever Loved A Woman (Blues In C) Eric Clapton (2004)
  • 13. Layla Eric Clapton (2004)
  • 1. Little By Little Susan Tedeschi with The Derek Trucks Band (2007)
  • 2. Poor Johnny The Robert Cray Band (2007)
  • 3. Paying The Cost To Be The Boss B.B. King with The Robert Cray Band, Jimmie Vaughan, & Hubert Sumlin (2007)
  • 4. Tulsa Time Sheryl Crow with Eric Clapton, Vince Gill, & Albert Lee (2007)
  • 5. On The Road Again Willie Nelson with Sheryl Crow, Vince Gill, & Albert Lee (2007)
  • 6. Isn't It A Pity Eric Clapton (2007)
  • 7. Belief John Mayer (2007)
  • 8. Mas Y Mas Los Lobos (2007)
  • 9. Big Block Jeff Beck (2007)
  • 10. Presence Of The Lord Steve Winwood & Eric Clapton (2007)
  • 11. Cocaine Eric Clapton (2004)
  • 12. Waiting For The Bus/Jesus Just Left Chicago ZZ Top (2010)
  • 13. Don't Owe You A Thing Gary Clark Jr.
  • 14. Bright Lights Gary Clark Jr.
  • 1. Our Love Is Fading Sheryl Crow with Eric Clapton, Doyle Bramhall II, & Gary Clark Jr. (2010)
  • 2. Lay Down Sally Vince Gill with Sheryl Crow, Keb' Mo', Albert Lee, James Burton, & Earl Klugh (2010)
  • 3. Space Captain Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi Band with Warren Haynes, David Hildago, Cesar Rosas, & Chris Stainton (2010)
  • 4. Hammerhead Jeff Beck (2010)
  • 5. Five Long Years Buddy Guy with Jonny Lang & Ronnie Wood (2010)
  • 6. Hear My Train A Comin' Doyle Brahmhall II (2010)
  • 7. Dear Mr. Fantasy Steve Winwood & Eric Clapton (2010)
  • 8. Born Under A Bad Sign Booker T. with Steve Cropper, Keb' Mo', Blake Mills, Matt Guitar Murphy, & Albert Lee (2013)
  • 9. Everyday I Get The Blues The Robert Cray Band with B.B. King, Eric Clapton, & Jimmie Vaughan (2013)
  • 10. Please Come Home Gary Clark Jr. (2013)
  • 11. Tumbling Dice Vince Gill with Keith Urban & Albert Lee (2013)
  • 12. I Shot The Sheriff Eric Clapton (2010)
  • 13. Crossroads Eric Clapton (2013)
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