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Eric Clapton Releasing Live Album

Eric Clapton Releasing Live Album

Eric Clapton is getting ready to put out a new live album.  “Live in San Diego” will be released on September 30th and will also include Clapton’s late friend and mentor J.J. Cale. The show was taped in 2007 and features Cale on five tracks, including “After Midnight” and “Cocaine.”  Derek Trucks of the Allman…

Eric Clapton Thinking About Retirement

Eric Clapton Thinking About Retirement

Eric Clapton isn’t retiring now, but he’s not ruling it out either.  In a recent interview, the guitar legend said he has reached a point in his life when he understands each new release could be his last.  The final track of his new album is the standard “I’ll Be Seeing You,” and Clapton said,…

Eric Clapton Says George Harrison Is Not On Album

Eric Clapton Says George Harrison Is Not On Album

Eric Clapton says George Harrison is not on his new album, “I Still Do.”  Rumors had surfaced claiming the late Beatle played on the song “I Will Be There” under the pseudonym “Angelo Mysterioso.”  Harrison used the very similar “L’Angelo Mysterioso” name when he played on Clapton’s “Badge,” leading to the speculation.  In a recent…

Eric Clapton Celebrating 70th Birthday With Madison Square Garden Shows

Eric Clapton Celebrating 70th Birthday With Madison Square Garden Shows

Eric Clapton will be celebrating his birthday in the Big Apple this year.  The legendary guitarist turns 70 later this month, but he’s set to mark the occasion this May with back-to-back concerts at New York’s Madison Square Garden.  Clapton first played the venue back in 1968 with Cream, and has gone on to take…

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