Thursday Jun 13
Keith Urban Gets Bluesy With Buddy Guy
When Country Weekly caught up with Keith Urban shortly after his We're All for the Hall benefit concert in Nashville in April, he was raving about seeing blues great Buddy Guy perform at Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival.
Wed Jun 12, 2013
Russia Beyond the Headlines
Fisherman's guide to trophy hot spots in Russia
What media magnate Ted Turner, President Vladimir Putin, singer Eric Clapton and the Prince of Wales all have in common.
Back problems force Eric Clapton to cancel two shows
A post on Clapton's website says the rocker is suffering from "severe back pain," and he's addressing the situation "with specialists who will be able to better determine the course of treatment" Eric Clapton is taking an unexpected break from his tour.
Mon Jun 10, 2013
Happy 2013 RIP Birthday to the Legendary Howlin' Wolf
Today would have been the 103rd birthday of blues legend Chester Arthur Burnett, a.k.a. "Howlin' Wolf."
Thu Jun 06, 2013
Eric Clapton FAQ delivers goods on guitar god
"Guitar god" is a phrase you hear bandied about loosely in articles describing the six-string prowess of many rock and roll axe men.
Wed Jun 05, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Michael Hill's Blues Mob headlines blues barbecue in Elverson
Michael Hill owes his career in the blues to his love of a good story and Jimi Hendrix.
Tue Jun 04, 2013
Rock Hall Anniversary: Death of Bo Diddley
Five years ago in June 2008, the music world lost one of its pioneers when Bo Diddley passed away at the age of 79.
Mon Jun 03, 2013
Warsaw Business Journal
50 years of excellence
After a five-year break, Eric Clapton is back in Poland, this time with a show in Ld1 4. Mr Clapton's current tour is special, as it celebrates his 50 years as a musician.
Sun Jun 02, 2013
My Way pipped as favourite funeral song
GREEN Day's Time of Your Life has overtaken Frank Sinatra's My Way as the song most people would like to have played at their funeral, according to a survey.
Fri May 31, 2013
Crooks and Liars
C&L's Late Nite Music with Clapton, Sanborn, Miller, Gadd & Sample
What more can you ask in a live show at Montreux with none other than Marcus Miller, Eric Clapton, Steve Gadd, Joe Sample and David Sanborn? All are giants in their respective fields and all are dynamite here.
Wed May 29, 2013
Does anybody know where Brock could be?
GUITARS, PA system, microphones, amps, kettles, footage of atomic explosions, lumps of crystallised industrial dry ice, grandfather clock, clapped out TV set, sledgehammera being Swindon's premiere psychedelic blues band held certain responsibilities back in the late Sixties.
Mon May 27, 2013
Eric Clapton - O2, Dublin
One of the attractions of seeing the great iconic acts of the sixties performing is the sense that it maybe a case of 'last chance to see'. With the likes of Paul McCartney, The Rolling Stones and the Who all nearing their eighth decade one senses there might not be too many more opportunities to catch them in concert, despite them appearing to be ... (more)
Sun May 26, 2013
Marleys, Clapton Get Together
MARLEY brothers, Damian and Stephen, recently worked on a 'one drop' remix of rock legend Eric Clapton's latest song Every Little Thing, taken from his current album Old Sock.
Sat May 25, 2013
Out of his comfort zone
It certainly isn't the word I would use to describe Resurrection, the Fredericton-based Neilsen's latest musical foray.
Thu May 23, 2013
The Daily Republic
Our Music Year No. 143: John Mayer, 'Born and Raised'
After 2005's "Try!" and 2006's "Continuum," John Mayer seemed to have jumped into maturity as a songwriter and was prepared to enter a new phase of his career.
Wed May 22, 2013
The Carbon Valley Farmer
Blues Jam time: John Mayall to headline annual Greeley festival
My favorite time of the year is almost here again, with the arrival of the ninth annual Greeley Blues Jam.
New from Backbeat Books: 'Eric Clapton, Day by Day - The Early Years 1963 - "1982'
Backbeat Books will publish the first volume of Eric Clapton, Day by Day: The Early Years: 1963-1982 on May 28, 2013.
Tue May 21, 2013
The Miami Herald
Criteria Recording Studios founder Emerman dies
Mack Emerman, the founder of Criteria Recording Studios where acts including Eric Clapton, James Brown and the Bee Gees made some of their most famous records, has died after a long illness, according to his daughter.