Eric Clapton brought his 2014 Tour to Osaka-Jo Hall on February 26 playing a two-hour concert of 18 songs for a sold out crowd. This first leg of the tour also celebrates 40 years of performing in Japan for the guitarist. Included in the set were some of his most beloved hits like "Pretending," "Wonderful Tonight," "Layla," "I Shot The Sheriff" "Cocaine," and "Tears In Heaven" interspersed with deeper album cuts and blues.
Eric Clapton's Bangkok concert, scheduled for March 2 has been postponed. The press release from Thaiticketmajor reads: "Due to recent events Eric Clapton's management has decided to postpone his Bangkok concert this Sunday 2nd March at Impact Arena. Eric Clapton looks forward to playing in Bangkok in the future. Our customers are able to refund their tickets for this special event at all Thaiticketmajor Branches during normal business hours until March 31st 2014. For more information please contact Thaiticketmajor on 02 2623838.
Eric Clapton and His Band performed at the Aichi Prefectural Gymnasium in Nagoya, Japan on Tuesday, February 25. One fan - who's been at all the shows so far - told Where's Eric!, "'Pretending - with two wah-wah solos - was fantastic and there was also a wah-wah solo in 'Cocaine.' 'Sheriff' was brilliant. Other highlights were 'How Long,' 'Crossroads' and 'Little Queen of Spades.'"
Eric Clapton & His Band will be in concert at the Chastain Park Amphitheatre in Atlanta, Georgia on May 3. This is the final date of the U.S. Tour and the final EC tour date to be announced for 2014. Season tickets for the venue go on sale March 2 at 10AM via chastainseries.com. Individual concerts go on sale to the general public on March 15 at 10AM from Ticketmaster.com.