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  1. The Bottom Line: Herald Business DiaryRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... it to this day." Mr Mooney added: "It is an interesting that Pete got his first Stratocaster as a gift from Eric Clapton, who bought half a dozen of them from this one store in Nashville, and gave one of them to Pete." There is nothing quite like an ...

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  2. The Bottom LineRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sunday Herald

    ... it to this day." Mr Mooney added: "It is an interesting that Pete got his first Stratocaster as a gift from Eric Clapton, who bought half a dozen of them from this one store in Nashville, and gave one of them to Pete." There is nothing quite like an ...

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  3. The many friends of Fairweather LowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Sunday Herald

    ... in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum. ANDY Fairweather Low is playing guitar onstage with Eric Clapton when he looks up and thinks, "How did I get here?" The sometime heart-throb singer with chart toppers Amen Corner, Fairweather ...

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  4. 10 Iconic Guitars With Names [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 25 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    A 1964 Gibson SG guitar, painted for Eric Clapton by the Dutch design collective The Fool. One of the world's best-known guitars, it symbolizes the psychedelic era.

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  5. The Rolling Stones to record first original album in 12 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 24 | WYMG-FM Springfield

    ... we had to do, but we didn't expect the response." The blues album, which also featured legendary guitarist Eric Clapton topped the U.K. chart, and Keith said that although the band had thought about recording more blues standards, it wouldn't be ...

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  6. Rio Nightlife Guide for Sunday, July 23, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | The Rio Times

    Sunday's Rio Nightlife Pick - Tonight, Charles Zanol Trio plays a tribute to British musician Eric Clapton at Joe & Mary Gastrobar, in GrajaAo in Zona Norte , at 6PM. Considered one of the greatest guitar players of the recent times, Clapton has embraced several musical genres along his career, like rock, blues, blues-rock, hard rock, psychedelic rock, folk rock and rockabilly.

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  7. music friday: eric clapton, 1974Read the original story

    Friday Jul 21 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    On this date in 1974, we saw Eric Clapton at the Cow Palace. The opening act was a band called Ross, about whom I remember nothing .

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  8. Quinn Sullivan Premieres New Music Video for 'Midnight Highway'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Guitar World

    If, over the course of your career as a guitarist, you've shared the stage with Buddy Guy, Eric Clapton, Los Lobos, The Roots, Derek Trucks & Susan Tedeschi and Joe Bonamassa, you can safely say that you've had a remarkable career. If you've accomplished all of that by the age of 17 though, you stand alone.

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  9. Spotlight With Lauren Daley: SouthCoast rocks this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... in some star power in the next few weeks, and I have my picks here on best bets: LD's Must-Sees. The man Eric Clapton calls “probably the most underestimated musician on the planet,” Grammy-nominee Landreth brings his slide ...

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  10. Styx in Outer Space: Tommy Shaw and James Young On 'The Mission'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Guitar Player

    ... kept noodling over in dressing rooms for months on end. It's sort of an homage to Jeff Beck, Jimi Hendrix, and Eric Clapton. Tommy kept saying, "Hey, we've got to get a song out of that somehow." I tried , but I couldn't do it, so I told Tommy to ...

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  11. Kimberley Dahme, Gospel Brunch and More Coming Up at Daryl's House ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... - Sonny Landreth, virtuoso slide guitarist and bandleader who has collaborated with artists like Jimmy Buffet, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler and John Hiatt. Jul 29 8pm $25, $35. - Bluegrass Brunch: Old Salt Union. Jul 30 12pm no cover. - Fastball, ...

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  12. Live Videos | Americana Roots & Blues Songwriter Johnny Nicholas Performs on LIVERead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Go Local

    Johnny Nicholas grew up in Westerly, but after 40 years living in Texas, he describes himself as a Texas songwriter with blues roots. His career in music spans four decades and includes collaborations with notable artists like Eric Clapton, Johnny Shines, and Snooky Pryor.

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  13. The First Time: Kyle Mooney: The First Time I Was Upstaged at a Talent ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 18 | The New York Times

    ... cards and drawing. I'm the youngest of three boys, and my oldest brother was super into Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton and played guitar. I wanted to be like him, so I asked for a guitar of my own for Christmas in '93. I was a fast learner and still ...

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  14. Astounding' progression of youthful bluesman Jonny Lang sells out upcoming Chandler performanceRead the original story

    Monday Jul 17 | World News Report

    Blues devotee Jonny Lan tapps into the music of such influential masters as Eric Clapton and Howlin' Wolf. By Chase Kamp In an era of information overload, the classic mythology and heresay of blues music likely wouldn't hold water for today's skeptical crowds, but its many legends still persist.

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  15. Album blends blues stylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... music market today, Diggin' the Dirt is a strong showing from front to back. Nicholson's voice is that of Eric Clapton in the '90s and the musicianship is on par with anything you'd expect from top-shelf players. It's true to blues-based rock 'n ...

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  16. Why July 13th Matters In Rock HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 13 | The Bear Rocks

    ... at a blues club in Birmingham, England. - In 1973, Queen released their self-titled debut album. - In 1974, Eric Clapton released his version of Bob Marley's "I Shot the Sheriff." - In 1993, Rush's Geddy Lee performed "O Canada" for the crowd at the ...

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  17. Jack Ingram, Samantha Fish and More Coming Up at Daryl's House ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 12 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... - Sonny Landreth, virtuoso slide guitarist and bandleader who has collaborated with artists like Jimmy Buffet, Eric Clapton, Mark Knopfler and John Hiatt. Jul 29 8pm $25, $35. - Bluegrass Brunch: Old Salt Union. Jul 30 12pm no cover. - Fastball, ...

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  18. The Slow Death of the Electric Guitar May Be ExaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 7 | Dallas Observer

    The Washington Post called it the "slow death of the electric guitar" in its June 22 doomsday article, "Why My Guitar Gently Weeps." The story opened with one of Eric Clapton's old guitar dealers from Nashville, George Gruhn, who indicated that guitar makers were oversaturating a stagnant market before providing an age-old argument repeated by a lot of old-timers: Kids today just aren't interested in guitar-driven music.

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  19. Bruce Hornsby on Pranking Bob Weir and How Basketball Inspires HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Phoenix New Times

    ... sound, for the past 30 years. And there seems to be no end in sight. Hornsby has collaborated with Sting, Eric Clapton, Bob Dylan, and many others while continuing to write and record his own music. On Thursday, July 6, Hornsby and his band, The ...

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  20. The Strypes to WOW Festival: Six gigs not to miss this week in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Evening News

    ... as a solo performer with Wide Eyed And Legless. Over the years he has performed with the very best including Eric Clapton, Bill Wyman and Jimi Hendrix. Support from Dove & Boweevil Band. These 1960s obsessed four Irish upstarts made a scarily ...

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