By Steve Futterman
Updated November 28, 1997 at 05:00 AM EST

A winning jocularity breaks through the sterilizing overproduction of Deuces Wild. Although no one embarrasses himself alongside the king of the blues, some fare better than others, including Van Morrison, D’Angelo, and Willie Nelson, while one on ones with Eric Clapton and the Rolling Stones leave you hungry for more. B-