Video Premiere: Eric Clapton’s Live “Tears in Heaven”
Eric Clapton’s “Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013″ is out today on Blu-ray DVD and CD!
The concert took place last spring in NY’s Madison Square Garden and featured performances by Clapton, the Allman Brothers Band, Blake Mills, Buddy Guy, Derek Trucks, Cary Clark Jr., Jeff Beck, John Mayer, Keith Richards, Keith Urban, Los Lobos, Robert Cray, Sonny Landreth, Steve Cropper, Vince Gill, Warren Haynes and others.
This was the fourth iteration of the festival which began in Dallas in 2004. The event takes place every three years to raise funds for Antigua’s Crossroads Centre, a chemical-dependency treatment and education facility founded by Clapton in 1998.
From the DVD, here’s a new live version of Clapton’s “Tears in Heaven: