Eric Clapton Newswire (Page 10)

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

    Jul 17, 2017 | 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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  2. Album blends blues stylesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2017 | 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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  3. Why July 13th Matters In Rock HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 13, 2017 | 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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  4. Jack Ingram, Samantha Fish and More Coming Up at Daryl's House ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2017 | 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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  5. The Slow Death of the Electric Guitar May Be ExaggeratedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2017 | 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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  6. Bruce Hornsby on Pranking Bob Weir and How Basketball Inspires HimRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | 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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  7. The Strypes to WOW Festival: Six gigs not to miss this week in NorfolkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | 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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  8. Fender Play: The new online educational platform makes learning guitar a lot less frustratingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2017 | Cool Hunting

    ... some rockers famously trash their gear after shows, many cherish particular pieces of equipment for decades. Eric Clapton once wept after selling one of his prized six-strings... by Noah Armstrong A one-man operation in Burlington, VT, Creston ...

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  9. Redefining the rock god - the new breed of electric guitar heroesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... and attitude. The rock guitar solo further developed in the 1960s and 70s as players such as Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck pioneered a blues-based style of virtuosic soloing. The electric guitar played a key role in the panoply of rock ...

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  10. Schoolgirl's angelic voice insured for A 1m as she signs major record dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    ... to be working with them." The album, released on August 25, features 14 tracks including Tears in Heaven by Eric Clapton and I Dreamed a Dream from Les Miserables. "Beau has worked really hard for this," added Ian. "She can pick up a song in two ...

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  11. John Mayer is pretty humble about being Katy Perry's number 1 loverRead the original story

    Jun 29, 2017 | Metro

    ... to, but there's a lot to be applied from the blues world spiritually on this: Those guys are me. I looked up to Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan. All my heroes were awesome to me, so there's a contract to make the new guys feel accepted.'

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  12. John Mayer's music is more 'me'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2017 | Sequoyah County Times

    ... he said: "We don't realize that every five years a mother**ker is born into the world of music. I looked up to Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan. All my heroes were awesome to me, so there's a contract to make the new guys feel accepted."

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  13. John Mayer Responds to Katy Perry Calling Him the 'Best Lover' She's Ever HadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | ETonline

    ... a lot to be applied from the blues world spiritually on this: Those guys are me," he shared. "I looked up to Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan. All my heroes were awesome to me, so there's a contract to make the new guys feel accepted." Mayer may ...

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  14. John Mayer on Katy Perry, Learning From the Dead, Embracing PotRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | RollingStone

    ... to, but there's a lot to be applied from the blues world spiritually on this: Those guys are me. I looked up to Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan. All my heroes were awesome to me, so there's a contract to make the new guys feel accepted. What ...

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  15. /Answers: The Best Musical "Needle Drops" in the MoviesRead the original story

    Jun 28, 2017 | /film

    ... I keep on coming back to the use of Derek and the Dominoes' "Layla" in 1990's Goodfellas . The music of Eric Clapton makes frequent appearances throughout Scorsese's filmography and here, he uses one of the musician's most famous and upbeat songs to ...

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  16. Bobby Whitlock keeps 'Layla' legacy aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Houston Chronicle

    ... out of that brilliant and cursed band. When Derek and the Dominos split after less than two years, frontman Eric Clapton was strung out on heroin. Guitarist Duane Allman had died in a motorcycle accident in 1971, at age 24. Bassist Carl Radle was ...

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  17. Wild OnesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2017 | Bohemian.com

    ... we had was a lot about old blues stuff," Leach says. Sharing an affinity for players like B. B. King, Eric Clapton and Duane Allman, Kingsborough and Leach established the group as a straightforward rock and roll band with roots in the blues, ...

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  18. Showbiz news: Charlotte Church grieving after losing babyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2017 | Redditch Advertiser

    U2 bassist Adam Clayton has thanked his bandmates, as well as The Who's Pete Townshend and guitarist Eric Clapton, for helping him quit alcohol. The recovering alcoholic said Townshend and Clapton were crucial in starting his recovery process, while the rest of U2 were there for him throughout.

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  19. Blues legend Buddy Guy to play del Lago in AugustRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    The 80-year-old blues musician will take The Vine stage at del Lago Resort & Casino on Friday, Aug. 11. Though he's known for his monstrous Chicago blues connections, Guy hails from Louisiana and infuses his Bayou roots into all his electric efforts. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee was a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan.

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  20. Blues legend Buddy Guy to perform at del LagoRead the original story

    Jun 26, 2017 | RGT Online

    Tickets go on sale this Tuesday, 27 June at noon and may be purchased in person at the del Lago Resort & Casino box office, by calling the box office at 315-946-1695 or by going online. At age 80, Buddy Guy is a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee, a major influence on rock titans like Jimi Hendrix, Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan, a pioneer of Chicago's fabled West Side sound, and a living link to the city's halcyon days of electric blues.

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