midweek music: “Crossroads”

One last Mary Spender cover, this one, like “Sultans of Swing,” showing off her electric guitar chops like whoa: “Crossroads.” A classic Robert Johnson blues piece, the song came to mainstream prominence thanks to Eric Clapton’s cover of it, and in truth Spender’s cover owes as much to Clapton’s guitar work as Johnson’s. Anyhow, here ’tis….

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