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Eric Clapton

Four Concerts with Willie Weeks

Bassist extraordinaire, Willie Weeks, who turns 73 today - Happy Birthday - has been for almost 60 years a "top session bassist".Very much in demand, Willie has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click…

This week In Collaborations 04

Ibrahim Ferrer & Omara Portuondo, Billy Joel & Boyz Ii Men, Bob Dylan, Keith Richards & Ron Wood, George Harrison & Eric Clapton, John Lennon & Paul Mccartney, Larry Coryell & Murali Coryell, Sachal Jazz Ensemble…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 17

Richie Sambora, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray , Eric Clapton, Ritchie Blackmore, Yngwie Malmsteen, Carlos Santana, Jerry Garcia , Rich Robinson, Jonny Lang, Stanley Jordan, Alvin Lee , Jimmy Page . They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the…

Happy Birthday Robert Cray. ‘Cray One (More)’

This day (August 1, 1953), in Columbus, Georgia, is born Robert Cray, an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Shiver (2019) . I'll Always Remember You (2018) . You Must Believe in Yourself (2017) . Time Makes Two (2015)…

This week In ’70s Throwback’ 18

Chic, Stevie Wonder, Leon Russel, George Harrison, The Commander Cody Band, Jerry Lee Lewis, Slade, Boston, Deep Purple, Jethro Tull, Eric Clapton, Fleetwood Mac, Linda Ronstadt. They are the '70s Throwback' performers selected among the…

Happy birthday Buddy Guy. ‘Best Guy’

This day (July 30, 1936), in Lettsworth, Louisiana, is born Buddy Guy, an American blues guitarist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Kingfish (2020) . Cognac (2019) . w/ Jimmy Vaughan/Q. Sullivan - I Just Want to Make Love to You . w/ Keb'…

We Remember J.J. Cale

July 26, 2013 - J.J. Cale, American guitarist, singer and songwriter passed away aged 74. He is remembered. Eric Clapton's "The Breeze (An Appreciation of JJ Cale)" is an album dedicated to JJ Cale released on July 29, 2014. >>…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 31

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan - Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente - Bob Weir & Grace Potter - John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James - John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter - John…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 03

Paul McCartney & Bruce Springsteen, Bob Dylan & Tom Petty, Roger Mcguinn & Chris Hilman, John Mayer & Bob Weir, Eric Clapton, Steve Gadd, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn & Joe Sample, Mavis Staples & Jeff Tweedy, Louis…

Eric Clapton is in Ohio (2004)

July 12, 2004 - Eric Clapton shares the stage with Doyle Bramhall II (g, voc), Chris Stainton (kb), Billy Preston (kb, voc), Nathan East (b), Robert Randolph (pedal steel), Steve Gadd (d), Michelle John (back voc) and Sharon White ((back…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 14

Carlos Santana, Eric Clapton, Tomatito, Al Di Meola, Ronny Jordan, Larry Carlton, Robben Ford, Micheal Hampton, Joe Satriani, Marc Ribot, John Scofield, Lee Ritenour, Frank Zappa, Steve Vai. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the…

Eric Clapton plays Hyde Park (1996)

June 29, 1996 - Eric Clapton participates in "Prince's Trust Charity Concert " a free concert in Hyde Park, London<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Eric-Clapton-We-All-Clap-Clapton-RVJ.jpg' alt='Eric Clapton -…

Eric Clapton visits Poland (2014)

June 28, 2014 - Eric Clapton plays with his Band that is Andy Fairweather Low (g, voc), Chris Stainton (kb), Paul Carrack (kb, voc), Dave Bronze (b), Henry Spinetti (d), Michelle John (back voc) and Sharon White (back voc) at MOSiR…

This month In Blues Legends 10

Bobby 'Blue' Bland, Bobby Rush, Johnnie Taylor, Gary Moore, Albert Collins, Lurrie Bell, David Bromberg, Albert King, Sippie Wallace, John Mayall, The Bluesbreakers, James Cotton, John Lee Hooker, B.B. King, Eric Clapton, Magic Slim, The…

Happy Birthday Jeff Beck. ‘Beck In The Day’

This day (June 24, 1944), in Wallington, Surrey England, is born Geoffrey Arnold Beck a.k.a Jeff Beck, an English rock guitarist.Digest Tracklist : Holland Blues Festival (2018) . free jam (2017) . w/ Steven Tyler - Train Kept A-Rollin'…

Eric Clapton is back at MSG (2001)

June 22, 2001 - Eric Clapton's "Reptile Tour" stops for two days at Madison Square Garden in New York<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Eric-Clapton-We-All-Clap-Clapton-RVJ.jpg' alt='Eric Clapton - We All Clap…

Eric Clapton plays in DC (2004)

June 21, 2004 - Eric Clapton is in Washington<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/05/Eric-Clapton-We-All-Clap-Clapton-RVJ.jpg' alt='Eric Clapton - We All Clap Clapton' width='190' height='161'/><img…

Happy Birthday Brian Wilson

June 20, 1942 - Brian Wilson, American musician, singer, songwriter and co-founder of the Beach Boys is 78. Happy Birthday SirReleased on September 18, 1967, "Smiley Smile" is the twelfth studio album by the Beach Boys. >> The Beach…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 11

Rich Robinson, Gary Moore, John Lee Hooker & Carlos Santana, George Benson, Wes Montgomery, Stanley Jordan, Gary Clark Jr, Eric Clapton, Mick Jones, Jeff Beck, Leslie West, Prince. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 366…

Singing With Paul McCartney

Paul McCartney whose birthday is today - Happy Birthday BTW - has sang and played with a myriad of artists besides his Beatles and Wings colleagues. We have selected twelve of them : David Gilmour, Ian Paice, Bruce Springsteen, Brittany…