On February 27th, 2012, Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Gary Clark Jr., and Mick Jagger appeared on “In Performance At The White House,” a PBS special highlighting the importance of Blues music in American culture. The legends performed together in the East Room of the White House, covering several Blues classics for President and Mrs. Obama and a room full of people.
This clip of “Five Long Years” (a blues classic popularized by Buddy Guy, B.B. King, Eric Clapton and more) gives an intimate look at the group of guitar masters exhibiting exceptional chemistry in the once in a lifetime performance. Watch the legends at work below.
Watch the full show here.