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2011 Grammy Winners

Congratulations to all the 2011 Grammy winners… Best Pop Performance by a Duo or Group With Vocals: Train – “Hey, Soul Sister (Live)” Best Rock Song: Neil Young – “Angry World” Track from: Le Noise Best Pop Instrumental Performance: “Nessun Dorma” – Jeff Beck Track from: Emotion & Commotion Best Solo Rock Vocal Performance: “Helter […]


2010 Crossroads Guitar Festival on DVD

One of my favorite media companies, Rhino Entertainment is releasing the third DVD edition of Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival. The 2010 edition of the standard DVD and Blu-Ray version will be released on November 8th in the UK and November 9th in the United States. Filmed in HD, the double disc set features four […]


Stevie Ray Vaughan 20 years later

It was 20 years ago, on August 27th, 1990, when we lost Stevie Ray Vaughan in a fatal helicopter crash. SRV had just performed at a sold out concert at the Alpine Valley Music Theatre with Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Robert Cray and brother Jimmie Vaughan. His funeral in Oak Cliff, Dallas was attended by […]


Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago

Eric Clapton’s third Crossroads Guitar Festival is happening this weekend at Toyota Park in Bridgeview, Illinois. This year’s lineup of performers is just as awesome as the previous festival in 2007… Albert Lee, B.B. King, Buddy Guy, Jeff Beck, Robert Cray, James Burton, Jimmie Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Jonny Lang, Sheryl Crow, David Hidalgo and Cesar […]


Eric Clapton

Happy Birthday to Eric Clapton, born March 30th, 1945. One of our favorite guitarists, it’s amazing how Clapton stays current after forty years by reinventing himself and applying his talents to new musical endeavors. Clapton just finished a U.S. tour, which began right after his historic shows with Jeff Beck. Clapton and Steve Winwood will […]