Watch Willie Nelson and Sons Cover Pearl Jam's 'Just Breathe'

The Red-Headed Stranger covers a cut from Peej's 'Backspacer'

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David Bevan WRITTEN BY
David Bevan

As part of a performance for his Willie's Roadhouse channel on Sirius XM satellite radio yesterday (as well as on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon), Willie Nelson and his sons Lukas and Micah performed their glowing rendition of Pearl Jam's "Just Breathe," a fingerpicked, Vedder-penned tearjerker from 2009's Backspacer that also features prominently on Nelson's just released Heroes LP. Lukas' solo at the 3:14 mark is particularly nice:

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