Bruce Springsteen gave what was by all accounts a pitch-perfect keynote address at SXSW 2012. He also delivered a performance which included a cover of Willie Guthrie’s “This Land is Your Land,” conveniently on the anniversary of Guthrie’s birthday. Watch the Boss invite all his friends–including Arcade Fire, Tom Morello, the Animals’ Eric Burdon, Alejandro Escovedo, Joe Ely, and the Low Anthem–to join in on the fun.

Bruce Springsteen (and company): “This Land is Your Land”: