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Eric Clapton @ 70

Happy Birthday to guitarist Eric Clapton, who just turned 70 years old.  As one of my all time favorite artists, I just had to take a moment to acknowledge his milestone in years. Much has been written about Clapton, easy enough to find in a quick Google search.  His catalog of work is simply amazing, […]

Eric Clapton’s New Album Old Sock Available March 12th

Eric Clapton is releasing his 21st studio album next week, titled Old Sock, which features two new original songs “Every Little Thing” and “Gotta Get Over.” Old Sock was produced by Clapton, Doyle Bramhall II, Justin Stanley and Simon Climie.  The new album is a collection of some of Slowhand’s favorite songs, presenting a wide range […]

40th Anniversary: Mad Dogs & Englishmen Joe Cocker In The Studio

Host Redbeard talks with special guests Joe Cocker and Leon Russell about the 40th anniversary of the Mad Dogs & Englishmen tour, album and concert movie. The concert tour and double live album have a great story behind it, and you can hear it straight from the source In The Studio: The Stories Behind History’s […]

Joe Cocker

Happy Birthday to Joe Cocker, born May 20th, 1944. I’ve always enjoyed his Mad Dogs & Englishmen album. It’s rockin’ soul grooves defied you not to move to the beat to those great, great songs…”Honky Tonk Woman, Cry Me a River, Feelin’ Alright, Superstar, She Came in Through the Bathroom Window, The Letter,” and “Delta […]

Eric Clapton & Jeff Beck Together & Apart

Eric Clapton and Jeff Beck on tour together, how rare is that? The two guitar giants are currently headlining 2 nights at Madison Square Garden, then they’re off to Toronto and Montreal for the two final shows of their historic tour together. Clapton and Beck just finished two big shows at London’s O2 arena, playing […]