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New EC Video: Stones In My Passway

on June 24, 2016 - 9:17am

Watch it here! Eric Clapton has released a new music video for the Robert Johnson blues classic, "Stones In My Passway." The track is from his new album, I Still Do and was filmed in black and white while Eric and his band were at work in the recording studio.

In his 2004 DVD, Sessions For Robert J, Eric said "Stones In My Passway" is incredibly difficult to play as there's a melody on guitar underneath the vocal melody with different time signatures. For Sessions, he recorded a solo acoustic version.

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New EC Interview In Guitar World

on June 14, 2016 - 11:40pm

Eric Clapton recently sat down with Guitar World to talk about the blues, Robert Johnson, his new album, I Still Do, the gear - old and new - used to record it, and why the lead-off track, "Alabama Women", is one of his top ten songs of all time. Eric also talks about the slide guitar players that influenced him most and reflects on the 50th Anniversary of Blues Breakers With Eric Clapton. The July issue of Guitar World is out now. You can check out an excerpt of the interview on GuitarWorld.com

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Win Three Days In Auschwitz On DVD

on June 11, 2016 - 12:44pm

Courtesy of Director Philippe Mora and Screenbound Films, WE! has a bunch of copies of "Three Days in Auschwitz" to give away to magazine subscribers and site visitors. Keep reading for details on how to enter.

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Eric Clapton's I Still Do Debuts At No. 1

on June 5, 2016 - 12:40pm

Eric Clapton topped the Billboard Top Rock Albums chart with I Still Do, his 23rd solo studio album, with 44,000 copies sold. The album is his first U.S. No. 1 on Top Rock Albums since 2010's Clapton.

I Still Do also debuted at No. 6 on the Billboard 200, making it EC's 16th top 10 title as a solo artist, dating to his first, History of Eric Clapton, which peaked at No. 6 in 1972.

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24 Nights Book Reimagined For Genesis 100

on June 2, 2016 - 3:13pm

To celebrate more than 40 years of creating books that are works of art in themselves and their 100th edition, Genesis Publications worked with Eric Clapton, Sir Peter Blake, and the estates of George Harrison and David Bowie to reimagine some of their most sought-after books as a collection of fine-bound pocket editions. GENESIS 100, limited to 1500 copies, allows readers to rediscover some of the most collectible works published by Geneis on the journey to 100 editions. Included are
• "Songs by George Harrison" by George Harrison and Keith West
• "24 Nights" by Eric Clapton and Sir Peter

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