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  1. Who is Shawn Austin? Introducing Canada's next big country starRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | GlobalNews

    Vancouver-born Shawn Austin is crushing it on country radio these days with a self-titled EP whose reception so far has been nothing but positive. The emerging singer was a semi-finalist in SiriusXM's Top of The Country 2018 competition.


  2. Forward and Aft | Reflecting on the past, looking toward the future with Coco MontoyaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Ventura County Reporter

    ... his reformed Bluesbreakers. Montoya filled the guitar slot in the band that had been previously occupied by Eric Clapton, Peter Green and Mick Taylor. In 1993, Montoya, who, along with fellow Bluesbreakers guitarist Walter Trout, often opened the ...


  3. Concert Connection: Chenowith coming to UConn's Jorgensen...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 16 | SFGate

    ... 1960's. Kofi Baker (son of Ginger Baker) and Malcolm Bruce (son of Jack Bruce) have united with Will Johns (Eric Clapton's nephew) to unleash the lightning that electrified a generation. To learn more about these very talented rising stars, go to ...


  4. Vinyl Selection: - At Fillmore East' by The Allman Brothers BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 |

    ... problems. This third album was make or break, with even Duane Allman considering quitting the band to join Eric Clapton on his new project, Derek and the Dominos . Over the course of four shows in three nights at the Fillmore East in New York City, ...


  5. Eric Clapton unveils 'Happy Xmas'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 |

    It released on October 12 on Clapton's Bushbranch Records/Surfdog Records, read a statement. "Happy Xmas" is Clapton's 24th studio album and his first since 2016's "I Still Do".


  6. Paul Nelson to perform at Byron'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | The Messenger

    Nelson is recongnized as one of today's most talented guitarists and live performers. Nelson not only has the distinction of being the hand-picked guitar protege, bandmate and producer to legendary rock/blues icon Johnny Winter but he has toured the world over performing and or recording alongside an endless who's who list of top artists including Eric Clapton, Slash, Billy Gibbons, Ben Harper, Robben Ford, Vince Gill, Warren Haynes and more.


  7. Clayton Picks All the Week Seven Games CorrectlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Down The Drive

    ... my sound to be more authentic, more real. I wanted to reinvent "Break on Through" for a new generation, just as Eric Clapton had with his acoustic version of "Layla" on "MTV Unplugged" the previous spring. And I played the opening riff to "Break on ...


  8. A Pattern-Based Soloing ApproachRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 11 | Guitar World

    ... continuity and sense of theme and development. This type of solo phrasing is readily apparent in the playing of Eric Clapton, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Winter, Jeff Beck, Duane Allman and many other blues-rock greats. FIGURE 2 offers another example of ...


  9. Sons, nephew recreate "The Music of Cream" Friday at the GardeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 10 | The Day

    ... the hell's wrong with you people?! This is CREAM!" Hey, with bassist/vocalist Jack Bruce, guitarist/vocalist Eric Clapton and drummer/vocalist Ginger Baker, Cream was the prototypical power trio, architects of the jam-band blueprint, and also the ...


  10. Review: Doyle Bramhall II raises the bar on varied 'Shades'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 5 | The Janesville Gazette

    For some masters of the fretboard, changing their guitars is as far as they sometimes seem willing to go to create a different mood. Texan guitar ace Doyle Bramhall II - who also as singer, songwriter and producer has worked with Eric Clapton, Roger Waters and Sheryl Crow, among many others - may also be using different guitars on the 12 tracks on "Shades," but his conviction and commitment to a wide variety of sounds make him a particularly compelling performer.


  11. Better late than never, Broderick Smith's ''friendlier'' memoirRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The Sydney Morning Herald

    The photograph of the artist as a young man is a recurring album cover cliche now. Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Barnes all have their reasons, but Broderick Smith's latest comes with extra irony.


  12. Patient missing in Winnipeg hospital found dead hours later in washroom: FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | The Toronto Star

    ... arranged to have an assisted death but hadn't picked a date, wanted to die at home with family by his side and Eric Clapton's song "Tears In Heaven" playing in the background. Childs went to the hospital's emergency room Aug. 19 because he was in ...


  13. Obituary - Otis Rush, blues singer-guitaristRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 4 | Sunday Herald

    OTIS Rush, who has died aged 84, was a guitarist who influenced Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton and Jimmy Page, among many others, and one of the key figures in the development of Chicago blues during the 1950s and 1960s. Although Rush did not record as much as someone of his stature should have done, he created a lasting hit with his very first single, I Can't Quit You, which Led Zeppelin went on to cover on their first album.


  14. Doyle Bramhall II Shares Official Video For Track Featuring Eric ClaptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | JamBase

    This Friday, Doyle Bramhall II will release a new solo album, Shades , via Provogue/Mascot Label Group . Bramhall II shared the official music video for Shades track "Everything You Need," a song that features guitar work from Eric Clapton .


  15. The photograph that shaped a careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 3 | BBC News

    ... camera - so, he had been taking it home to practise. It was the night that changed his life, as on stage walked Eric Clapton along with Steve Winwood, Ron Wood and Pete Townshend, in what became known as the Rainbow Concert.


  16. Legendary Chicago blues guitarist Otis Rush dies at 84Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Commercial Dispatch

    Legendary Chicago blues guitarist Otis Rush, whose passionate, jazz-tinged music influenced artists from Carlos Santana and Eric Clapton to the rock band Led Zeppelin, died Saturday at the age of 84, his longtime manager said. Born in Philadelphia, Mississippi, Rush settled in Chicago as an adult and began playing the local clubs, wearing a cowboy hat and sometimes strumming his guitar upside down for effect.


  17. Penn's Peak fall sale: See eight shows at $15 each - savings up to 60 percent on ticketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | The Morning Call

    ... of Cream: 50th anniversary by Kofi Baker (son of Ginger), Malcolm Bruce (son of Jack) and Will John (nephew of Eric Clapton) , 8 p.m. Oct. 14. Tickets are normally $32.65 with fees - a savings of $17.65 or 54 percent. Islands in the Stream: A ...


  18. Doyle Bramhall II Previews 'Shades' Album With Guest Spots From Eric Clapton, Norah Jones & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | Billboard

    ... for from now on." Bramhall, of course, has kept busy on the road not only with his own shows but touring with Eric Clapton and Roger Waters and also working in the studio with the Tedeschi Trucks Band, Sheryl Crow, the late Gregg Allman and others. ...


  19. Days Gone By: Memories of events held at St Matthews Baths HallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 2 | East Anglian Daily Times

    ... The list of the famous who appeared there at different times include, Rod Stewart with the band Steam Packet, Eric Clapton with Cream. When the Corn Exchange was converted to an entertainment centre, opening in 1975, St Mathews Baths was used for ...


  20. Stevie Ray Vaughan Biography, 'Texas Flood,' AnnouncedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 1 | Guitar World

    ... Paul and Aledort interviewed over 100 people, including Vaughan guitar heroes like Buddy Guy, B.B. King and Eric Clapton and peers like Billy Gibbons, Joe Perry, Eric Johnson and Warren Haynes. Texas Flood also includes over 170 photos , many never ...