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  1. Weekend planner: Marking MatsuriRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Gazette

    The Japan House for the first time is hosting a Japanese arts festival with scads of nonstop events Sunday afternoon. Among them: Candyman Masaji Teresawa, who performs at festivals year-round.

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  2. Crowdfunding Campaign: Bass Icon Jeff Berlin to Launch Pledge Music...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | All About Jazz

    Jeff Berlin, who has been called "the greatest bassist in the world", was a personal friend of Jack's and felt the time was right for a tribute. Says Jeff, "Recording the music of Jack Bruce will be the most emotional recording project of my career.

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  3. Hey, You Know How You Always Complain About COOK Tickets Being Sold Outa ?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Phillymag.com

    One of the biggest complaints about COOK has nothing to do with my constant excoriations of the crowds at Open Stove for not loving Barfly and Strange Brew , but the fact that tickets for the best classes are often sold out before most people even get a chance to register . But now, you all have nothing to complain about.

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  4. Tonight in Music: Mutoid Man, CastleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | The Pordland Mercury

    MUTOID MAN, WILD THRONE If you locked three of the most vicious hardcore musicians alive right now in a storage crate with a tape recorder and nothing to listen to but a copy of Cream's Disraeli Gears , the result might resemble Mutoid Man, the supergroup featuring members of Cave In and Converge. The band's recently released debut LP, Bleeder , sounds like '60s psychedelia strapped to the hood of a '67 Camaro with the brakes cut.

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  5. Eric Clapton's 10 Greatest Guitar Moments | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Guitar Player

    There was a time when the name Eric Clapton meant one thing and one thing only: guitar god. His six-string exploits with the Yardbirds, followed by a pair of mind-blowing 1966 albums- Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton and Fresh Cream -briefly put the passionate young Clapton atop the U.K.'s, if not the world's, guitar hierarchy.

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  6. Eric Clapton's genius is celebrated in the concert film, soon to rock theatersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Examiner.com

    Eric Clapton is certainly an artist. But did you know Clapton studied at London's Kingston College of Art to become a different kind of artist Think Picasso.

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  7. Bass Icon Jeff Berlin Launches Pledge Music Campaign For Jack Bruce Tribute AlbumRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Bass Player

    Bass icon Jeff Berlin will be launching a Pledge Music Campaign on August 18th for a new tribute album to legendary Jack Bruce titled Jeff Berlin Plays Jack Bruce: Songs For A Wailer ! Jack Bruce, best known for his work with classic rock legends Cream, as well as his critically acclaimed solo work, sadly passed away in 2014. Jeff Berlin, who has been called "the greatest bass player in the world", was a personal friend of Jack's and felt the time was right for a tribute.

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  8. Film Capturing One of Eric Clapton's 70th Birthday Concerts in London ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    This past May, Eric Clapton played a series of shows at the famed London venue the Royal Albert Hall in celebration of his 70th birthday and 50 years in the music business. Now, Eric Clapton: Live at the Royal Albert Hall -- Slowhand at 70 , a film featuring performances from one of those concerts, is scheduled to premiere in theaters worldwide starting on September 14. The show, one of more than 200 that Clapton has performed at the Royal Albert Hall, boasted a career-spanning set that included renditions of songs Eric Clapton originally recorded with Cream and Derek and the Dominos , tunes from his solo albums and covers of songs by his blues hero Robert Johnson .

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  9. Happy 2015 Video Birthday to the Legendary Ginger Baker and Mercybeat Pioneer Billy J KramerRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Aquarius Papers

    ... album Fresh Cream Here's the full one hour video of Cream's Farewell appearance at the Royal Albert Hall! The Cream Farewell Concert at the Royal Albert Hall 1968 Here's Cream in September 1967 in a highly distorted 10 minute audio-only live ...

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  10. 1089: Celebrating birthdays (and the two oldest...Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Coverville

    Coverville 1089: Celebrating birthdays with tributes to John Lee Hooker and Ginger Baker, plus Indie Hodgepodge and more! With Ginger Baker turning 75, it seemed like a good time to revisit the music of Cream and Blind Faith. And if you believe that John Lee Hooker's birthday was in 1920 , then it's a good time to listen to his music, too! OK, even if his birthday was in 1917, it's always a good time for John Lee Hooker covers.

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  11. Bass Icon Jeff Berlin To Launch Pledge Music Campaign For New Tribute Album To Legendary Jack BruceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Mi2n

    Email: [email protected] Website: http://www.jeffberlinbass.com Clearwater, FL - Bass icon Jeff Berlin will be launching a Pledge Music Campaign on August 18th for a new tribute album to legendary Jack Bruce titled 'Jeff Berlin Plays Jack Bruce: Songs For A Wailer'! Jack Bruce, best known for his work with classic rock legends Cream, as well as his critically acclaimed solo work, sadly passed away in 2014. Jeff Berlin, who has been called 'the greatest bass player in the world', was a personal friend of Jack's and felt the time was right for a tribute.

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  12. Canadian Songwriter Billy Grima And Seattle Folk Duo March To May Win Akademia AwardsRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Mi2n

    Website: http://www.mtsmanagementgroup.com/ MTS Management Group is proud to announce Canadian pop/americana singer/songwriter Billy Grima and Seattle folk-pop duo, March To May are winners at the Akademia Music Awards. Billy Grima's song, 'Pleasure To have Met You' was named Best Pop/Rock Americana Song for August 2015, while March To May's single, 'Embers' was named Best Pop/Singer-Songwriter Song .

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  13. Eric Clapton to celebrate 70th on big screenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Music-News.com

    This autumn, rock legend Eric Clapton is coming to the big screen for a very special event in cinemas across the globe. Recorded in May this year, Eric Clapton: Live at the Royal Albert Hall celebrates his 70th birthday, 50 years in the music business and more than 200 performances at the iconic London venue that holds a special place in his heart.

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  14. Celebrity odds and endsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | The Daily Record

    The D.C. Office of Motion Picture and Television Development says Wonder performed a few songs at the D.C. Armory Mall on Monday. The first 1,000 people got doughnuts.

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  15. Event Pick: Ivan Appelrouth at Crossroads Coffee and Ice CreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Style Weekly

    Blues guitarist Ivan Appelrouth lets his six-string do his talking. A refreshing reprieve from verbal onslaughts, Appelrouth's slow-hand style is more Cool Hand Luke than Eric Clapton.

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  16. Eric Clapton's 10 Best Guitar MomentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Guitar World

    His six-string exploits with the Yardbirds, followed by a pair of mind-blowing 1966 albums- Blues Breakers with Eric Clapton and Fresh Cream -briefly put the passionate young Clapton atop the U.K.'s, if not the world's, guitar hierarchy. By the late Sixties, he was sharing the spotlight with such rock deities as Jimi Hendrix, Jimmy Page and Jeff Beck.

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  17. Derek Trucks Talks Allman Brothers, Eric Clapton, American IdolRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Forbes.com

    I write about extreme adventure and those who do it. I've bobsledded with the Olympic team; piloted a super-boat at 140 mph; flown to 85,000 feet at Mach 2.6 in a MiG; skied to the South Pole and swam at the North Pole; climbed the Matterhorn; driven the Bugatti Veyron at 253 mph; taken a .38 shot wearing a bulletproof fashion jacket ; gone bull-fighting ; figure-skated with Olympian Sasha Cohen .

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  18. Coffee with ... Gwyn SprouleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Gwyn Sproule's first home in Canada was an old dynamite shack in a town called Likely in Northern B.C. In the 1970s, as a young woman new to the country from her native England, Sproule and a friend were at the town bar where they found work planting trees. After her time in Likely, Sproule worked in the Canim Lake area near 100 Mile House where she met her husband Jamie, who was the camp cook.

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  19. Scion of 60's supergroup Cream's Jack Bruce holds his own at The Cutting RoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 12 | Examiner.com

    Before Nirvana in the 90's, another hypnotic, dreamy, hard driving trio set the tone as the first band to embrace psychedelic acid rock without ambiguity. Fronted by Eric Clapton on guitar, Ginger Baker on drums, and Jack Bruce on bass, voted by Rolling Stone as one of the five greatest bass guitar players ever, the trio carved out their place in the bedrock of rock and roll legend.

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  20. This Day in Music History: August 10thRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | WPLR

    They would divorce 108 days later & their divorce proceedings lasted longer than their marriage. 1992: Def Leppard kicked off the North American leg of their Seven Day Weekend Tour in support of Adrenalize at Madison Square Garden.

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