Watch Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit Cover Drivin N Cryin In Alabama
Watch guitarist Sadler Vaden lead Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit through "Honeysuckle Blue" at ShoalsFest.
Jason Isbell and The 400 Unit shared pro-shot video of Drivin’ n’ Cryin’s “Honeysuckle Blue.” The performance comes from Jason Isbell and company’s October 3 performance at the Isbell-curated ShoalsFest in Florence, Alabama.
Jason Isbell And The 400 Unit included “Honeysuckle Blue” on their covers album Georgia Blue, featuring songs from Georgia-related artists and benefitting nonprofits Black Voters Matter, Fair Fight and Georgia STAND-UP. The band previously shared live pro-shot video of Georgia Blue track “Driver 8” by R.E.M and now give the same treatment to “Honeysuckle Blue.”
The show from which “Honeysuckle Blue” was taken also saw Isbell’s former Drive-By Truckers bandmates Patterson Hood and Mike Cooley helping Jason close out his performance. Ahead of the guest-filled encore, 400 Unit guitarist Sadler Vaden — who was a member of Drivin N Cryin — is featured on lead vocals and guitar on the rocking “Honeysuckle Blue,” which came a little over halfway through the set.
Watch Jason Isbell & The 400 Unit cover “Honeysuckle Blue” at ShoalsFest 2021 below: