In honor of Black History Month, the White House is hosting a blues concert tonight featuring some of the most legendary artists of the genre, including B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Mick Jagger, and a host of others. The event starts at 7:15 Eastern Time, and while entry to the event is very limited, you can watch the whole thing here.
The White House press release describes the event:
The President and First Lady will join music legends and contemporary major artists at the White House for a celebration of Blues music and in recognition of Black History Month as part of their “In Performance at the White House” series. This event in the East Room is pooled press.
Tune in at 7:15 PM Eastern to watch the show (via WhiteHouse.gov):
[Photo of First Lady Obama with blues artists earlier today in the White House via AP]
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