Maybe Eric Clapton described Jeff Beck's style best when he said Beck "pulls" sounds out of his guitar. And Beck himself has implied that if what he plays sounds ordinary -- sounds like a guitar, for instance -- he's unhappy.
Last night, a group of rock and blues luminaries assembled at the White House for the latest concert thrown by First Lady Michelle Obama, who has taken a personal interest in celebrating the American songbook.
Over the long weekend, Guns N' Roses took their high-energy club run to Chicago where they took the stage at the House of Blues. Video of the band performing "Rocket Queen" off Appetite for Destruction can be seen below.