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Video: Living Colour Cover Robert Johnson's "Preachin' Blues"

This past Tuesday night, an all-star cast of musicians including Elvis Costello, Todd Rundgren and the Roots gathered at the Apollo Theater in Harlem for "Robert Johnson at 100," a concert dedicated to the late blues guitar innovator, Robert Johnson, who would have turned 100 last year.

Also on hand were Living Colour, who burned through an excellent version of Johnson's "Preachin' Blues" during the show. You can watch fan-filmed footage from the performance below.

Living Colour released their most recent album, The Chair in the Doorway, in 2009.

Josh Hart is a former web producer and staff writer for Guitar World and Guitar Aficionado magazines (2010–2012). He has since pursued writing fiction under various pseudonyms while exploring the technical underpinnings of journalism, now serving as a senior software engineer for The Seattle Times.