Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival offers an all-star cast of blues, rock, and country guitarists performing separately and together in a benefit for Crossroads Centre, a drug rehabilitation facility and halfway house in Antigua. The one-day festival begins at noon Saturday at Toyota Park, 7000 S. Harlem in Bridgeview; starting times for individual artists' sets are yet to be determined. For more information call 312-559-1212.
Jeff BeckDoyle Bramhall IIEric ClaptonRobert CraySheryl CrowVince GillBuddy GuyB.B. KingAlison Krauss & Union Station with Jerry DouglasSonny LandrethAlbert LeeLos LobosJohn MayerJohn McLaughlinWillie NelsonRobert Randolph & the Family BandRobbie RobertsonHubert SumlinDerek Trucks Band with Susan Tedeschi
Jimmie VaughanJohnny WinterSteve Winwood
Art accompanying story in printed newspaper (not available in this archive): Willie Nelson.