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  • 12/30/10

    In early November, Gibson USA announced that they would reproduce Eric Clapton's iconic guitar, the 1960 "Beano" Les Paul. It's now available from authorized Gibson dealers in three different pricing and finish options in a total limited edition number of just 500 guitars. The Gibson Custom Shop Eric Clapton 1960 Les Paul has been created with the close personal cooperation of the artist, and with painstaking reference to available photographs to recreate the guitar that was stolen in 1966.

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  • 12/26/10

    Eric Clapton's 2011 Tour kicks off in Abu Dhabi on Friday, 11 February 2011 at the Yas Arena. Tickets for the concert go on sale Monday, 27 December at 9AM (UAE Time). EC's Band features long-time touring partners Steve Gadd (drums), Willie Weeks (bass), Chris Stainton (keyboards) along with Michelle John and Sharon White as backing vocalists. Tickets for the concert at Yas Arena in Abu Dhabi will be available online from Ticket prices are as follows:

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  • 12/25/10

    Do you have “in concert” photographs of Eric Clapton? What about pictures of EC’s guitars / amps, handbills, advertisements, programmes or other memorabilia? Where’s Eric! invites you to help grow the online Eric Clapton Photo Gallery by submitting your best photos of EC and scans / pictures of Clapton-related memorabilia to Pictures and memorabilia from 1963 to 2005 are particularly sought. Photographic prints and other paper ephemera should be scanned at a minimum of 200 DPI.

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  • 12/22/10

    Bobby Whitlock's long-awaited autobiography is out now from U.S. publisher McFarland. The highly anticipated book has a foreword by Eric Clapton and was written with the assistance of music historian and author, Marc Roberty. In the book, Bobby tells the story of his traumatic childhood and how his love of music allowed him to escape his abusive father. He also takes readers on a musical journey through his teen-age days at Stax Records, his time with Delaney & Bonnie & Friends and Derek & The Dominos, his session work and solo career.

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