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Eric Clapton Readies 'Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013' for Release

DVD and CD set features Keith Richards, John Mayer, more

Eric Clapton performs in Hollywood, Florida.
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October 3, 2013 11:30 AM ET

Eric Clapton's 2013 Crossroads Festival is set to be released as a video and audio collection this fall on Rhino Records. The festival has been held every three years since 2004, and this year took place indoors for the first time in the festival's history at Madison Square Garden. 

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The two-night showcase featured performances from guitar virtuosos including the Allman Brothers, Blake Mills, Gary Clark Jr., John Mayer, Keith Richards and Clapton. 

Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 will feature five hours of performances spanning 45 songs, in addition to behind-the-scenes footage, conversations with the artists and multiple collaborations. Audio highlights will also be available digitally and on CD for the first time. 

Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013  is set for release on November 19th.

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