Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood are currently on their European tour. Where's Eric! would like all fans to know that there has been a venue change for the final concert of the tour in Istanbul, Turkey on 13 June 2010. The concert will take place at Turkcell Kurucesme Arena, which is situated on the banks of the Bosphorus. Showtime is 21:00. Tickets for the show are available from biletix.com.
Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood Launch Tour In Birmingham, England. Set List Features Surprises and Blind Faith Favorites.
Eric Clapton's and Steve Winwood's 2010 European Tour got underway on 18 May in Birmingham, England. The concert, at the LG Arena, included some of the duo's best-loved songs from their days in Blind Faith ("Had To Cry Today," "Presence Of The Lord," "Can't Find My Way Home") and some outright surprises like "The Shape I'm In" and "Midland Maniac". Long-time Where's Eric! contributor Nadja T. checked in shortly after the show ended.
Who’s Who at the 2010 Crossroads Guitar Festival: Artist Biographies and Photos added to Official Festival Website.
Heading to Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival on 26 June and curious about who will be taking the stage that day? The festival’s official website, crossroadsguitarfestival.com, can help! An extensive section of artist biographies for all of the performers has just been added, along with photos of the musicians.
Johnny Winter, one of America’s greatest blues-rockers, has been added to the lineup for Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival on 26 June. Born in Texas in 1944, the guitarist formed a band with his brother, Edgar Winter, in their teens. By 1960, he had recorded his first singles as Johnny and the Jammers. Discovering the blues, Johnny played and recorded with Texas R&B outfits through the 1960s steadily building his reputation as a guitarist.