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Exclusive contest going on now for Where's Eric! Magazine Subscribers. Enter for your chance to win Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play The Blues on CD or the CD/DVD combo pack courtesy of Reprise Records and EC's official website, ericclapton.com. Keep reading for entry details.Reprise Records captured the magic of the April 2011 shows dedicated to vintage blues by Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton on CD and DVD.News
Gary Clark, Jr. will open for Eric Clapton next month in Rio de Janeiro and Sao Paulo, Brazil. Gary's major label debut, The Bright Lights, was released by Warner Brothers Records in August and garnered 4 Stars from Rolling Stone. The magazine also named him "the best young gun". Gary's live performances, as well as recordings, blend rock, soul and blues, infusing fluid guitar with a guttural howl and a falsetto trill that mix together. Despite his roots, Gary definitely comes across as someone who is forging something unique in the music world.News
Eric's new album "Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play The Blues - Live From Jazz At Lincoln Center" is available now. Get your copy on Amazon.com, iTunes or through EC Access, with a one year membership to Eric's Official Fanclub.
New York City's premier jazz venue got the blues last April when Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton performed together in Rose Theater at Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center for two sold-out shows dedicated to vintage blues.News
Fender Custom Shop Creates Guitars Commemorating The Heroes of 9/11 For First-Responder Organizations. Eric Clapton To Play Them
Trio of custom Fender Stratocaster Guitars commemorating the events and the heroes of 9/11 at the World Trade Center to be played by Eric Clapton during fall dates on his 2011 World Tour after which they will be donated to Sept 11, 2001 first-responder organizations.
On the tenth anniversary of Sept. 11, 2001, the Fender Custom Shop offers its own sincere tribute to those who fell that tragic day with a special offering—a remarkable trio of custom Stratocaster guitars commemorating the events and the heroes at the World Trade Center complex.News