Eric Clapton Information

Leon Russell 1942 – 2016

Rest in Peace Leon Russell……”Master of space and time”  has this posted about Leon Russell… “I love you in a place where there’s no space or time I love you for my life you are a friend of mine And when my life is over Remember when we were together We were alone and I […]

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, […]

Jack Bruce 1943 – 2014

RIP Jack Bruce…an awesome bass player and composer who’s performed with some of the greats…from the early groups Alexis Korner’s Blues Inc. and Graham Bond Organisation, to the supergroup Cream with Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker, and far beyond that. His many other projects include collaborations with Gary Moore, Robin Trower, John Mcaughlin, Leslie West, […]

Uncut Interview with Eric Clapton

The August issue of Uncut Magazine featured a great interview with Eric Clapton, revealing some very introspective aspects of the guitarist’s life.  Thanks to my brother David for sharing it with me, thus inspiring this post.  In fact he brought up a good point, in that this interview seemed to pick up where Clapton’s autobiography left […]

Robert Johnson…remembering the King of the Delta Blues

Today we remember the King of the Delta Blues… Robert Johnson, (May 8, 1911 – Aug. 16, 1938) whose influence has been felt all over the blues and rock & roll world. On the album Me And Mr. Johnson, Eric Clapton pays tribute to Robert Johnson, reknown as the most mythic figure of the blues era, and covers 14 of the […]