Grammy guitar jam: Paul McCartney, Dave Grohl, Bruce Springsteen, Joe Walsh

Macca and Grohl mix it up on stage at the Grammys
Macca and Grohl mix it up on stage at the Grammys

Every big awards show need a big finish, and last night's Grammy Awards was no exception, with Paul McCartney sending everyone home (or to parties) with a trio of Beatles hits: Golden Slumbers, Carry That Weight and The End.

But wait, there was more: After Abe Laboriel Jr's smashing rendition of Ringo Starr's one-and-only drum solo, Macca welcomed Bruce Springsteen, Joe Walsh and Dave Grohl on stage. The three joined Paul, guitarists Rusty Anderson and Brian Ray for an extended, six-way axe shoot-out.

The entire performance is a corker, but you can see The End at 3:21 in the above video.

Read our full 54th Grammy Awards report.

Joe Bosso

Joe is a freelance journalist who has, over the past few decades, interviewed hundreds of guitarists for Guitar WorldGuitar PlayerMusicRadar and Classic Rock. He is also a former editor of Guitar World, contributing writer for Guitar Aficionado and VP of A&R for Island Records. He’s an enthusiastic guitarist, but he’s nowhere near the likes of the people he interviews. Surprisingly, his skills are more suited to the drums. If you need a drummer for your Beatles tribute band, look him up.