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ERIC CLAPTON TO RELEASE 19th SOLO ALBUM CLAPTON

  • ERIC CLAPTON TO RELEASE 19th SOLO ALBUM CLAPTON
    Posted by siteadmin  |  August 18, 2010

    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

    READ THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

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on August 18, 2010 - 3:33pm

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

READ THE FULL BIOGRAPHY

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