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Clapton's "Call Me The Breeze" Impacting AAA, Mainstream Rock & Classic Rock Radio

Eric Clapton has often said that JJ Cale is one of the single most important figures in rock history, a sentiment echoed by many fellow musicians. Cale’s influence on Clapton was profound, and his influence on many of today’s artists cannot be overstated. To honor Cales's legacy, Clapton gathered a group of like-minded friends and musicians for "Eric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale", due out July 29th. The first single - "Call Me The Breeze" - has been released to AAA, Mainstream Rock and Classic Rock radio formats. EC handles the track's vocals and is joined on guitar by Albert Lee. Tune into your favorite radio station to check it out!

Eric Clapton 2014 U.S. Tour - New Orleans, Memphis, Pelham and Atlanta Recap

Eric Clapton and His Band wowed a massive crowd of almost 60,000 during his headlining set at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival on April 27. It was the legendary guitarist's first appearance at the 45-year old festival. The concert also kicked off his four-date U.S. Tour, which wrapped May 3 in Atlanta. Dale M told WE! about the festival: "From the opening licks of “Somebody’s Knockin” to the encore, this first ever Jazz Fest show may have been the most solid I’ve seen from Slowhand in the 15+ concerts I have had the pleasure to attend since 1990.

AXS TV Adds Eric Clapton To Sunday's Jazz Fest Broadcast

Eric Clapton headlined the New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival on Sunday, 27 April. His set was one of the many filmed by AXS TV. It has just been announced that Eric's set will be part of the network's festival coverage on Sunday, May 4.  The network is available in the United States via AT&T U-verse, Charter, Comcast/Xfinity, DIRECTV, DISH, Suddenlink, Verizon FiOS, and other cable, satellite and telco providers. The network is also distributed in Canada and the Caribbean.

ERIC CLAPTON & FRIENDS: THE BREEZE OUT JULY 29

Eric Clapton has often stated that JJ Cale is one of the single most important figures in rock history, a sentiment echoed by many of his fellow musicians.  Cale’s influence on Clapton was profound, and his influence on many more of today’s artists cannot be overstated.   To honor JJ’s legacy, a year after his passing, Clapton gathered a group of like-minded friends and musicians for Eric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale scheduled to be released July 29, 2014.  With performances by Clapton, Mark Knopfler, John Mayer, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty, Derek Trucks and Don White, the album features 16 beloved JJ Cale songs and is named for the 1972 sing

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