The James Burton Guitar Festival in Shreveport ended with a big bang of a six hour show last night at the Municipal Auditorium. Accoring to an update on the EU site this show has been filmed for a possible DVD release.
James Burton was celebrated by friends and fellow musicians from all over the world. Among the guest and performers were Brad Paisley, Sonny Landreth, Steve Wariner, Jeff Cook (Alabama), Jeff Baxter, The Nelson Twins, Matthew & Gunnar (Rick Nelson's two sons), Eric Johnson, Jerry Donahue (Yardbirds), Johnny Rivers, Seymour Duncan, Johnny A, Doyle Dykes, Johnny Hiland, Greg Koch, Roscoe Beck, Dr. John and Steve Cropper. Every performer got a James Burton Telecaster guitar from Fender for their support.