Willie Nelson peformed a Free At Noon last Friday, May 18th. Nelson’s new album Heroes features contributions from Merle Haggard, Kris Kristofferson, Jamey Johnson, Sheryl Crow, Snoop Dogg and Willie’s son Lukas. Of those guests on the album, only Lukas showed up to perform with Willie and his band which included his long time harmonica player Mickey Raphael. You can listen to the full performance of Nelson’s Free At Noon show here. All photos by Joe Del Tufo.
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