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Ernie Ball To Send 15 Guitarists On A Once-In-A-Lifetime Trip To Experience Clapton Up Close And Personal

YOUR Chance to Experience Eric Clapton in London! Grand Prize Includes VIP Access to His Private Rehearsal, Backstage Meet-and-Greet with The Master, Tickets to London’s Royal Albert Hall Performance and Free Flight / Hotel Package.  Ernie Ball also Launches Eric Clapton Golden Pick Contest Offering over $100,000 in Instant-Win Prizes – Exclusively Through Guitar Center, the World’s Largest Music Instrument Retailer.
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Wynton Marsalis & Eric Clapton Play the Blues: 8 & 9 April 2011

[UPDATED WITH TICKET DETAILS & BAND LINEUP] Special Guest Appearance by Taj Mahal. Two iconic artists explore shared musical ground between New Orleans, the Delta, and Chicago with an historic collaboration made in blues heaven. Join Wynton Marsalis and Eric Clapton as they work from a blueprint by the legendary New Orleans bandleader King Oliver and perform songs from some of the most important early blues and jazz figures, from Howling Wolf and Ma Rainey to Fats Waller and Louis Armstrong.
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Derek and the Dominos’ Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs Turns 40!

One of Eric Clapton’s Defining Albums Marks its 40th Anniversary on March 29th With Deluxe Multi-format Edition Featuring New and Long-Unavailable Music and Never-Seen Photos! In the world of rock there are recordings that truly resonate in historical importance and continue to cast an enduring shadow of influence. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs is one of the most steadfastly revered musical treasures of its era.
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Derek and the Dominos’ Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs Turns 40!

One of Eric Clapton’s Defining Albums Marks its 40th Anniversary in March With Deluxe Multi-format Edition Featuring New and Long-Unavailable Music, Never-Released Video and Never-Seen Photos

In the world of rock there are recordings that truly resonate in historical importance and continue to cast an enduring shadow of influence. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs is one of the most steadfastly revered musical treasures of its era. Its famous title track is still hailed as an essential rock guitar anthem, a signature tune of rock’s leading guitar hero, Eric Clapton.

Recorded in 1970 by Derek and the Dominos, the group was comprised of Clapton and top American session musicians. Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs music offers a timeless blend of rock, electric blues and Southern gospel influences that has shaped generations of roots-oriented musicians.

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