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"Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs" 40th Anniversary Release Due

In late August 1970, Derek and The Dominos - Eric Clapton, Jim Gordon, Carl Radle and Bobby Whitlock - convened in Criteria Studios in Miami, Florida with producer Tom Dowd to record "Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs." Following an invitation from EC, Duane Allman of the Allman Brothers Band joined in on the now-historic sessions. The band finished recording in September and the double LP was released that December. To mark the 40th Anniversary of the now-classic album, three different anniversary editions will be released in March 2011.
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Clapton Performs Two Songs On "Later ... With Jools Holland." Extended Broadcast Airs Friday.

[Updated with Extended Broadcast News from 5 November] Eric Clapton was one of the featured guests on the 30 minute live broadcast of "Later ... With Jools Holland" on 2 November on BBC Two. Accompanied by Chris Stainton (keyboards), Henry Spinetti (drums) and Dave Bronze (bass), EC performed "Travellin' Alone" and "When Somebody Thinks You're Wonderful" from his most recent studio album, "Clapton." A tweet sent by a viewer of the show to #laterjools reported he played a Gibson Les Paul. EC was also briefly interviewed by Jools.
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Eric Clapton To Appear on "Later ... With Jools Holland"

 Eric Clapton will perform tracks from his 19th studio album, "Clapton," on "Later ... With Jools Holland" next week. The live 30 minute broadcast happens Tuesday 2 November at 10PM. An extended recorded edition will air on Friday 5 November. The Friday broadcast will include the performances from Tuesday's show along with an additional half hour of music and chat. Other guests on next week's show are Kings of Leon, MIA, Vaccines, Bellowhead and comedian Harry Hill. "Later ... With Jools Holland" is broadcast on BBC Two with a simulcast on BBC HD.
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Eric Clapton: The Nordic Countries 2011

June 6th .... Helsinki - Hartwall Arena (Finland)June 8th .... Stockholm - The Globe (Sweden) June 9th .... Oslo - Norwegian Wood Festival (Norway)June 11th ... Herning - Jyske Bank Boxen (Denmark)
Legend and super guitarist Eric Clapton plays a few exclusive shows in the UK in May – no less than six nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall – followed by four concerts in the Nordic countries during the month of June.
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