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Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton records ‘Unplugged,’ a live album for the MTV Unplugged…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Unplugged’ is a live album recorded on January 16, 1992 for the MTV Unplugged series and released on August 25, 1992 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Signe (Eric Clapton) – 03:13 . 2.Before You Accuse Me (Ellas Mcdaniel) – 03:36 . 3.Hey Hey (Big Bill Broonzy) – 03:24 . 4.Tears In Heaven […]

Eric Clapton releases ‘Rush,’ a soundtrack album to the eponymous…

Eric Clapton’s ‘Rush’ is the soundtrack album to the movie of the same name fully written and performed by Clapton and released on January 14, 1992 by Duck / Reprise, Track Listing : 1.New Recruit (Eric Clapton) – 01:30 . 2.Tracks And Lines (Eric Clapton) – 03:00 . 3.Realization (Eric Clapton) – 02:41 . 4.Kristen […]

Cream are inducted (1993)

January 12, 1993 – English band Cream – that is Eric Clapton (g), Jack Bruce (b) and Ginger Baker (d) – are inducted at the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame. The “Ceremony” takes place at the Century Plaza Hotel in Los Angeles, California

On TV today, David Sanborn & Friends (1999)

January 1, 1999 – you do not want to miss Eric Clapton, Di Angelo, Cassandra Wilson and Gang Starr guesting at “David Sanborn & Friends – The Super Session II” broadcasted on ABC in the early hours of the year

Singing (and Playing) With Keith Richards

Keith Richards whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has performed with, beside his famous Rolling Stones colleagues, a myriad of bands or solo artists of all genres. We have selected twelve of them : Eric Clapton, The Faces, Jerry Lee Lewis, Chuck Berry, Sheryl Crow, Aretha Franklin, Mick Jagger, James Cotton, Etta […]

Columbia publish ‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ eponymous second album…

‘Blood, Sweat & Tears’ feat. ‘Spinning Wheel’ is their eponymous second album released on December 11, 1968 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Variations On A Theme By Erik Satie [1St And 2Nd Movements] (Erik Satie, Dick Halligan) – 02:35 . 2.Smiling Phases (Steve Winwood, Jim Capaldi, Chris Wood) – 05:11 . 3.Sometimes In Winter (Steve […]

The Rolling Stones invite some famous guests to the circus (1968)

December 11, 1968 – the Rolling Stones will organize and film a concert at a Television studio in Wembley in front of some lucky invited fans. For the occasion they have invited la English rock crème de la crème : Jethro Tull, The Who, Marianne Faithfull. John Lennon, Eric Clapton and many more More Info

George Harrison sits in with Eric Clapton band (1991)

December 10, 1991 – George Harrison will join Eric Claptonand his band – that is Steve Ferrone (d), Nathan East (b,voc), Andy Fairweather Low (g,vo), Greg Phillinganes & Chuck Leavell (kb), Ray Cooper (perc), Katie Kissoon & Tessa Niles Page (backing vocals) – at Osaka Castle Hall in Osaka, Japan

Cream release their debut album : ‘Fresh Cream’ featuring…

Cream’s ‘Fresh Cream’ is their debut studio album released on December 9, 1966 as both a mono and stereo version by Reaction Records . Track Listing : 1.N.S.U. (Jack Bruce) – 02:43 . 2.Sleepy Time Time (Jack Bruce, Janet Godfrey) – 04:20 . 3.Dreaming (Jack Bruce) – 01:58 . 4.Sweet Wine (Ginger Baker, Janet Godfrey) […]

Four Concerts with Nathan East

Bassist extraordinaire, Nathan East, who turns 63 today – Happy Birthday BTW – has been for almost 40 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Nathan has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Four Concerts with Nathan East’ are with Eric Clapton, […]

Joe, Eric, Charlie et al perform in NYC for ARMS (1983)

December 8, 1983 – Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, Jimmy Page, Ronnie Wood, Joe Cocker Bill Wyman, Jan Hammer, Charlie Watts and a few others are at the Madison Square Garden in New York City for the ARMS (Action into Research for Multiple Sclerosis) Charity Concert

Eric Clapton visits Germany (1998)

December 6, 1998 – Eric Clapton and band – that is Andy Fairweather Low (g), Nathan East (b), Alan Darby (g), Tim Carmon (kb), Kenneth Crouch (kb), Steve Gadd (d) and Katie Kissoo, Chyna Backing & Charlean Hines (bck voc) – will perform at Ostseehalle in Kiel, Germany

Eric Clapton records parts of the album ‘E. C. Was Here’ at the…

Eric Clapton’s ‘E. C. Was Here’ is a live album recorded on July 19&20, 1974 at the Long Beach Arena, December 4, 1974 at the Hammersmith Odeon & June 25, 1975 at the Providence Civic Center and released in August 1975 By Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Have You Ever Loved A Woman (Billy Myles) – […]