Ronnie Scott's is known to music lovers the world over as one of London's preeminent music venues. 2009 marks the club's 50th Anniversary Year, with the actual anniversary day being 30 October. The club's 50th Anniversary Month schedule has a few of Eric Clapton's musical collaborators headlining shows. On 1 October, Jools Holland and His Rhythm and Blues Orchestra kick things off. On 25 October, Eric's Cream bandmate, Jack Bruce is a special guest with Ronnie Scott's Blues Experience.