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Eric Clapton @ Madison Square Garden

The legendary Eric Clapton returns to NYC for two nights. He is celebrating 50 years of entertaining the masses so you know you want to be there with him. If you can secure tickets that is.

Eric Clapton @ Madison Square Garden

The legendary Eric Clapton returns to NYC for two nights. He is celebrating 50 years of entertaining the masses so you know you want to be there with him. If you can secure tickets that is.

Eric Clapton @ Madison Square Garden

The great Eric Clapton will play for two nights at MSG and this is the first of those night. Time to get guitar excited.

Eric Clapton Announces Brief 2017 Tour

The Scoop:
Don’t have a lot of information to share about this one but who needs it when its straight to the point since it comes from his Official Facebook Page. It seems that the legendary Eric Clapton will be returning to the USA for a few select dates. He’ll be joined by both Jimmy Vaughan and Gary Clark Jr. on each of the four shows. Check out the select appearances below and be prepared for the tickets going on sale on 12/3 at 10AM.

The Tour Dates:
3/19/2017: Madison Square Garden, New York NY
3/20/2017: Madison Square Garden, New York NY
3/25/2017: The Forum, Los Angeles CA
3/26/2017: The Forum, Los Angeles CA
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“Crossroads Guitar Festival 2010” (Blu-ray) by Eric Clapton

Artist: Eric Clapton
Title: “Crossroads Guitar Festival 2010” (Blu-Ray)
Label: Rhino Entertainment
Release: 11/9/2010
Rating: 5/5

Let me preface this review by saying that there is so much to recommend on this 2-Disc Blu-Ray set from Rhino Entertainment that your time might be better spent just going out and buying it instead of reading this review. For those who need convincing I will delineate just a few of what I consider high points of the package which represents a distillation of 11 hours of music played in Chicago’s Toyota Park on June 26, 2010.

Those already familiar with the Crossroads festivals and their ensuing DVD’s expect to be treated to special performances by the “name” acts and for the most part won’t be disappointed. For me it is the unexpected moments of virtuosity that make this and earlier installments of Crossroads on DVD a treat. An immediate revelation amidst 2010‘s performers is Earl Klugh. His beautiful melodic nylon string guitar licks simultaneously evoke “Breezin’” style mellowness and Return To Forever like fusion. I will certainly be exploring his expansive catalog in more depth.
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