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Published: 2012/02/13

Mick Jagger, Warren Haynes, Buddy Guy, Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks, BB King, Trombone Shorty to Play the White House

Mick Jagger, Warren Haynes, Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks, BB King and Trombone Shorty will perform at the White House later this month. The musicians will participate in a tribute to the blues as part of the “In Performance at the White House” series on February 27. Shemekia Copeland, Keb Mo, Gary Clark Jr. and others will also perform during the program, which will be hosted by Taraji P. Henson. Booker T. Jones will perform event’s musical director and band leader. The entire event will be streamed live on www.whitehouse.gov/live starting at 7:20 PM ET. In addition, First Lady Michelle Obama will lead a related event for children at the White House earlier in the day.

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Jack February 14, 2012, 03:34:30

Way to go Derek!

D Romano February 14, 2012, 11:46:48

What about Gregg allman?

chris February 14, 2012, 15:44:30

i love waren hynes but fuck oboma he is a tyrent look out

PM February 14, 2012, 15:46:22

Gregg needs to REST! leave him alone

dankerator February 14, 2012, 17:12:06

they sure got a lot of white for black history month!! at the black house!!! and don’t worry u and me are payn for it!!!

Smoked cross eyed February 16, 2012, 16:10:35

Who cares as long as he keeps turning a blind eye to the marijuana revolution.. VIVA Le BONG!!!...Cherry Pie for everyone! (~);}

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