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Eric Clapton 2014 Photo Gallery Launched

Check out the new Eric Clapton 2014 Photo Gallery featuring photos by you - Eric's biggest fans - from tour stops so far this year. Have a great shot but didn't send it? It's never too late. Plus, the WE! Team is always adding images to the 25 existing galleries. Have a cool item in your Clapton collection? Scan it or take a photo. Got photos of EC in the 60s, 70s, 80s or 90s? Send them too!
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1995 Eric Clapton Recording Rediscovered. Listen Here!

Tim Duffy, Executive Director of the Music Maker Relief Foundation, has made a recording of "Mississippi Blues" that he cut with Eric Clapton in 1995 available to mark the charity's 20th anniversary. Music Maker was established in 1994 by Duffy and his wife, Denise, to preserve the musical traditions of the American South by directly supporting the musicians who make it, ensuring their voices will not be silenced by poverty and time. To date, it has assisted over 300 artists. Over one million people worldwide have had the opportunity to experience traditional music live, and 150 CDs have been issued on the Music Maker label.

Journeyman Audiophile Edition Released

ENTER TO WIN NOW PLUS EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNT OFFER!  Audio Fidelity has released an audiophile edition of Eric Clapton's double-platinum album, Journeyman, on Hybrid SACD. First released in 1989, Journeyman reached #16 on the Billboard album chart and became the the guitarist's first solo studio album to go double-platinum. For the sessions, Eric assembled an all-star guest roster: George Harrison, Phil Collins, Robert Cray, Chaka Khan, Daryl Hall, Cecil and Linda Womack, Jerry Williams, Gary Burton and Dire Straits' keyboardist Alan Clark.

Clapton's "Call Me The Breeze" Impacting AAA, Mainstream Rock & Classic Rock Radio

Eric Clapton has often said that JJ Cale is one of the single most important figures in rock history, a sentiment echoed by many fellow musicians. Cale’s influence on Clapton was profound, and his influence on many of today’s artists cannot be overstated. To honor Cales's legacy, Clapton gathered a group of like-minded friends and musicians for "Eric Clapton & Friends: The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale", due out July 29th. The first single - "Call Me The Breeze" - has been released to AAA, Mainstream Rock and Classic Rock radio formats. EC handles the track's vocals and is joined on guitar by Albert Lee. Tune into your favorite radio station to check it out!

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