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  1. Red Sun Rising on Their Favorite Riffs + Guitar HeroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WWBN-FM Burton

    Everyone has to start somewhere, but you might find quite a bit of difference in style and sound for the inspirations that launched the musical aspirations of , that gave him the desire to start playing. "It was my first major concert that my mom took me to when I was 13, it was 'Layla' by Eric Clapton.

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  2. Cool Christmas music for 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Ashland Daily Tidings

    ... are more highlights where those came from on this album, which should liven up any Christmas season occasion. Eric Clapton : "Happy Xmas" - Given the way Clapton has moved in recent years toward material that's closer to "Tears in Heaven" and ...

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  3. Watch Eric Clapton's Holiday Short Film, 'A Clapton Christmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Guitar World

    Eric Clapton has released A Clapton Christmas , a special YouTube feature that includes a sit-down interview as well as performances of songs from his recently-released holiday album, Happy Xmas . During the interview portion with producer Simon Climie, Clapton explains the process behind the decision to record a Christmas album.

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  4. Holiday Music for the Joyful, the Lonely and the SkepticalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | The New York Times

    ... also happen in bars, the darkened sort where glee goes to die, or at least drown itself in a pileup of pints. Eric Clapton's "Happy Xmas" is for those places: the anti-celebrations. This set of modestly scaled blues remakings of classics finds ...

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  5. Slowhand - A Biography of Eric Clapton and His Many Ups and DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Houston Press

    ... needed). Now, he turns his attention to classic rock's most revered guitarist and often reluctant front man, Eric Clapton. Authors Ray Coleman, Harry Shapiro, Michael Schumacher and even Clapton himself have told the story. And though it does cover ...

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  6. This year's essential Christmas albums ranked, from 'Shatner...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 23 | The Morning Call

    ... familiar and new. Three featured vocals come from guests CeCe Winans, Patrice Tipoki and Audrey Assad. *** Eric Clapton "Happy Xmas" (Bushbranch Records/Surfdog). Of course, Slowhand takes on Charles Brown's "Merry Christmas, Baby," probably the ...

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  7. Blues musicians pay tribute to James Cotton at NarrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... performing include Bob Margolin (Muddy Waters Band), James Montgomery, Jerry Portnoy (Muddy Waters Band, Eric Clapton), Rick Estrin, Mark Hummel, Curtis Salgado, Paul Rishell and Annie Raines, Cheryl Arena, Christine Ohlman (Saturday Night Live), ...

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  8. 'Unspeakable tragedy' tore music legend Eric Clapton's life to piecesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | The New Zealand Herald

    An unspeakable tragedy tore Eric Clapton's life to pieces when his four-year-old son Conor died after falling from the window of a 53rd-floor apartment in New York City in March 1991. The boy, who was dressed in his red pyjamas and slippers, landed on the roof of a four-storey neighbouring building.

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  9. Gary Clark Jr. Captivates Houston with a Wide Variety of SoundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Houston Press

    Since being invited by Eric Clapton to perform at Clapton's once-wildly popular Crossroads Guitar Festival in 2010, Gary Clark Jr.'s rise from Austin blues circuit young gun to modern-day guitar hero, isn't one that's difficult to comprehend.

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  10. Audio Junkie: Beatles' classic 'White Album' makeoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 1 | Manila Bulletin

    ... The guitar solos are cutting like on the George Harrison classic "While My Guitar Gently Weeps." That would be Eric Clapton on lead of course, but hearing it come to life again with the new mix just exhilarates. And may we add that this is one the ...

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  11. Choir to perform Remembrance concert in SidmouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | Sidmouth Herald

    The performance, From Strife To Hope, is at All Saints Church on Saturday, December 1, at 7.30pm, and includes reflective readings and a wide range of choral pieces reflecting Cantilena's broad repertoire. There will also be more familiar pieces including Eric Clapton's Tears in Heaven and Morten Lauridsen's Sure On This Shining Night.

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  12. Music icon's 'unspeakable tragedy'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 21, 2018 | NEWS.com.au

    Rock legend Eric Clapton's life was torn to pieces when his young son fell from the window of a 53rd-floor apartment in New York. An unspeakable tragedy tore Eric Clapton's life to pieces when his four-year-old son Conor died after falling from the window of a 53rd-floor apartment in New York City in March 1991.

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  13. Coco Montoya at the Upper Room, AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Albany Times Union

    ... to hire him as lead guitarist for a revived version of Mayall's legendary Bluesbreakers, a job once held by Eric Clapton. Montoya made four albums with Mayall before launching his solo career. His debut solo album, "Gotta Mind to Travel," was ...

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  14. With the Christmas season officially upon us, it's time to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | The Georgia Straight

    ... got the makings of a throwback Christmas that would impress Frank Capra. > Mike Usinger If the thought of an Eric Clapton Christmas album jingles your bells, with all the slick blues-rock guitar and easy-listening arrangements it inevitably entails, ...

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  15. Narrows December lineup features Crash Test Dummies, Quinn SullivanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... tribute will feature Bob Margolin (Muddy Waters Band), James Montgomery, Jerry Portnoy (Muddy Waters Band, Eric Clapton), Rick Estrin, Mark Hummel, Curtis Salgado, Paul Rishell and Anne Raines, Christine Ohlman ("Saturday Night Live"), the Uptown ...

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  16. James Montgomery, Kenny Neal, Bob Margolin, Curtis Salgado, Paul...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... performing include Bob Margolin (Muddy Waters Band), James Montgomery , Jerry Portnoy (Muddy Waters Band, Eric Clapton ), Rick Estrin, Mark Hummel , Curtis Salgado, Paul Rishell and Annie Raines, Cheryl Arena, Christine Ohlman (Saturday Night Live), ...

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  17. Eric Clapton was determined to stay sober after his son's tragic death, book claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Fox News

    Eric Clapton with Lory Del Santo at Conor's funeral in Ripley, when the village closed ranks to protect him from the paparazzi. An unspeakable tragedy tore Eric Clapton's life in pieces when his 4-year-old son Conor fell off a 53rd-floor apartment in New York City in March 1991.

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  18. Stellar lineup planned for Dec. at NarrowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... tribute will feature Bob Margolin (Muddy Waters Band), James Montgomery, Jerry Portnoy (Muddy Waters Band, Eric Clapton), Rick Estrin, Mark Hummel, Curtis Salgado, Paul Rishell and Anne Raines, Christine Ohlman (Saturday Night Live), the Uptown ...

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  19. Band perform stage tribute to the music of Eric ClaptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 25 | Bucksfreepress.co.uk

    The Fabulous Duck Bros Tribute to the Music of Eric Clapton take to the stage at Norden Farm Centre for the Arts on Thursday, December 6, at 8pm. The seven-piece Fabulous Duck Brothers pay tribute to their love and appreciation of Eric Clapton's solo career, times with Derek and the Dominoes, and Cream and is fronted by long term Clapton fan Phil Astles.

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  20. Saturday Night Attitude Dance at the Happy 2018 RIP Birthday of the...Read the original story

    Saturday Nov 24 | Aquarius Papers

    ... live with Derek and the Dominos! Here's a solid hour and a half of audio-only live guitar magic, featuring Eric Clapton and Derek and the Dominos featuring Duane Allman - Tampa, 1970 Here's some great music! For your enjoyment, an audio-only ...

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