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"Eric Clapton: The 1960s Review" Out 13 September in the UK, 21 September in US, Canada and Germany

[Updated] A new DVD documentary,  "Eric Clapton: The 1960s Review", will be released on 13 September in the UK, and 21 September 2010 in the US, Canada and Germany. It will become available in all other major territories in the following months.
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Listen To A New Clapton Song Online!

Eric Clapton's new album, "Clapton," is out 22 September in Japan, 24 September in Germany, 27 September in the UK and Australia, and 28 September in the US and Canada. 96.9 The Eagle in Sacramento, California is currently streaming the song "Run Back To Your Side" on their website. You can listen here. Fans have also reported hearing it on-air in some major US radio markets, like WXRT in Chicago.
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Clapton Deluxe Limited Edition Bundle Due; Features 24K CD, Exclusive Photos, More.

Eric Clapton's record label has announced a deluxe limited edition bundle for his forthcoming album, "Clapton." The limited edition will be available 28 September (the disc's U.S. release date) and is available only from his official website, ericclapton.com.
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ERIC CLAPTON TO RELEASE 19th SOLO ALBUM CLAPTON

ON SEPTEMBER 28, 2010 FROM REPRISE RECORDS

DATELINE - Guitar icon and three time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Eric Clapton announced today that he will release his 19th solo studio album on September 28, 2010 simply titled CLAPTON.

Co-produced by guitarist and long-time collaborator Doyle Bramhall II, the CD features an all star cast of musical collaborations started with the legendary JJ Cale, drummer Jim Keltner, bassist Willie Weeks, and keyboardist Walt Richmond—and the sessions later added guests including Steve Winwood, Wynton Marsalis, Sheryl Crow, Allen Toussaint, and Derek Trucks.
Clapton created a collection that touches on everything from century-old traditional brass bands to little-known country blues to brand-new originals. The result is both relaxed and revelatory, and unlike anything the guitarist has done in his legendary career.

"This album wasn’t what it was intended to be at all," says Eric Clapton. "It’s actually better than it was meant to be because, in a way, I just let it happen. It’s an eclectic collection of songs that weren’t really on the map—and I like it so much because if it’s a surprise to the fans, that’s only because it’s a surprise to me, as well."

For more on Eric Clapton and the release of Clapton please visit www.ericclapton.com

TRACK LISTING:

1 Travelin’ Alone
2 Rocking Chair
3 River Runs Deep
4 Judgement Day
5 How Deep Is The Ocean
6 My Very Good Friend The Milkman
7 Can’t Hold Out Much Longer
8 That’s No Way To Get Along
9 Everything Will Be Alright
10 Diamonds Made From Rain*
11 When Somebody Thinks You’re Wonderful
12 Hard Times Blues
13 Run Back To Your Side
14 Autumn Leaves

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