Watch Ween Perform A Perfect ‘Purple Rain’ In 1994

first_imgToday marks a sad chapter in music history, as the beloved R&B singer Prince passed away earlier today. As we continue to grieve over the loss of a legend, we turn to the healing power of music and explore a number of tributes performed by artists we love.As part of their 1994 Chocolate and Cheese tour, Ween stopped by Slim’s in San Francisco and did a romantic cover of Prince’s “Purple Rain.” Dean and Gene really brought it together for this song, taking a step back from their typical early-90’s, brown-thrashing performances. Deaner’s guitar-work, in particular, shines as he pays homage to the distinct guitar-work of the Purple One himself, while Gene’s voice echoes the emotion.Watch the beauty as it unfolds:RIP Prince. We’ll miss you.last_img read more