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  1. Clapton tribute to appear at ArtrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Bromsgrove Standard

    ERIC Clapton fans can catch the 30th anniversary tour of a tribute act to their hero at Bromsgrove's Artrix tonight . Classic Clapton front man Mike Hall is renowned for looking and sounding like his idol and the show will follow all of the musician's illustrious career - from his performances in several bands including Cream, The Bluesbreakers, The Yardbirds, Blind Faith and Derek and The Dominos to his solo years.

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  2. Clapton tribute to appear at ArtrixRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Bromsgrove Standard

    ERIC Clapton fans can catch the 30th anniversary tour of a tribute act to their hero at Bromsgrove's Artrix tonight . Classic Clapton front man Mike Hall is renowned for looking and sounding like his idol and the show will follow all of the musician's illustrious career - from his performances in several bands including Cream, The Bluesbreakers, The Yardbirds, Blind Faith and Derek and The Dominos to his solo years.

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  3. The Importance of Being BurdonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Daily Townsman

    An early publicity shot of the Animals taken in early 1964. Left to right: Eric Burdon Alan Price Chas Chandler Hilton Valentine John Steel Britain's venerable blues-rock legend Eric Victor Burdon was born in Newcastle-upon-Tyne in 1941, and was lucky to make it out of the crib; as an important British seaport on the North Sea coast, Newcastle was heavily bombed by the Luftwaffe during World War II, but the embattled citizens of that city endured and triumphed.

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  4. Inside the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2015 inductee exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Cleveland.com

    "Things'' are the staples of museums, and it doesn't matter if it's Cleveland's outstanding Museum of Natural History , with its collection of ancient bones, or the I.M. Pei structure on the shores of Lake Erie devoted to rock 'n' roll fossils. But what makes museums special -- and both of those institutions qualify -- are the intangible connections they somehow create between viewer and exhibit.

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  5. John Mayall review: At 81, Mayall is as authentic as his idolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | The Age

    Sydney audiences give standing ovations so routinely you'd think it was part of the cost of admission. Often they rise for an octogenarian to pay tribute to the past rather than to the performance just witnessed.

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  6. Eric Clapton's biographer reveals the trail of broken hearts he's left in his wakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Daily Mail

    Despite threatening to quit touring for good, Eric Clapton is gearing up for seven sold-out London concerts. He finds going out on the road 'unbearable' after 50 years in the business, but will treat British fans to a handful of shows at the Royal Albert Hall in May. Performing on home turf shouldn't be too taxing: it will be just a short hop to his town house or his beloved Surrey estate, Hurtwood Edge.

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  7. Clapton's greatest addiction? Not drugs... Women! As he turns 70,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Daily Mail

    Clapton's greatest addiction? Not drugs... Women! As he turns 70, the rock legend's biographer reveals the trail of broken hearts and shattered lives he's left in his wake Despite threatening to quit touring for good, Eric Clapton is gearing up for seven sold-out London concerts. He finds going out on the road 'unbearable' after 50 years in the business, but will treat British fans to a handful of shows at the Royal Albert Hall in May. Performing on home turf shouldn't be too taxing: it will be just a short hop to his town house or his beloved Surrey estate, Hurtwood Edge.

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  8. John Mayall review: At 81, Mayall is as authentic as his idolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Sydney audiences give standing ovations so routinely you'd think it was part of the cost of admission. Often they rise for an octogenarian to pay tribute to the past rather than to the performance just witnessed.

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  9. Top 10 favorite Eric Clapton songsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Eric Patrick "Slowhand" Clapton, CBE, was born March 30, 1945, in Surrey, England. He is a highly esteemed British musician and singer/songwriter.

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  10. Newly released recording from 1967 offers deep dive into British BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A blues fan's 1967 reel-to-reel tape recording of four then-relatively unknown British musicians is to be released on CD in April, capturing live what today would be dubbed a supergroup. LONDON: A blues fan's 1967 reel-to-reel tape recording of four then-relatively unknown British musicians is to be released on CD in April, capturing live what today would be dubbed a supergroup.

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  11. Fresh CREAM Deal Coming To FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Franchising.com

    The cold rush is coming to Florida. The Sunshine State will be the location of more than 30 new shops of the San Francisco-based dessert franchise CREAM over the next 7 years.

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  12. John Mayall: Legendary blues man prefers to let his music do the talkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Sydney Morning Herald

    John Mayall gave the press due notice in 1979. You can still find No More Interviews on Grumpy Ted Records, aptly enough: a vinyl-only rarity among scores of albums recorded mostly live these past 50 years.

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  13. Happy 2015 Birthday To Eric "Slowhand" ClaptonRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | Aquarius Papers

    Today is the birthday of one of the greatest blues guitarist ever to pick a note, the remarkable Eric Clapton. Eric Clapton is an extraordinary English guitarist.

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  14. Eric Clapton at 70: Best of his blues, part 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Examiner.com

    Eric Clapton as he reaches the milestone of his 70th birthday today scarcely needs any introduction. Generally acclaimed as rock's greatest guitarist - "Clapton is God" read the graffiti once scribbled on the walls of the London Underground - Clapton can look back at a half-century career in which he played a key role in vital groups and as a solo artist recorded a wide variety of classic rock staples and pop hits .

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  15. Eric Clapton at 70: Best of his blues, part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Examiner.com

    The "Bluesbreakers" album and "From the Cradle" represent the most concentrated doses of Clapton's blues. What follows is a list of my favorite blues tracks from the rest of Clapton's long career.

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  16. 5 face-melting guitar solos to celebrate Eric Clapton's 70th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Mashable

    The former Cream guitarist is widely regarded as one of the best musicians to ever pick up an electric guitar. His blues-soaked melodies, fiery riffs and mind-bending solos influenced countless musicians in his wake from Slash to Eddie van Halen.

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  17. 70 Years of Eric Clapton: Ranking Slowhand's Best Songs by Decade, Including 'Layla' and MoreRead the original story

    Monday Mar 30 | WWWM-FM Toledo

    Eric Clapton has been one of the most renowned guitarists of all time , spreading his six-string and vocal work across bands such as The Yardbirds, John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, Cream, Derek and The Dominoes, and of course as a solo performer. Music Times is celebrating the 70th birthday of Slowhand by selecting his best piece from every decade of his performing career.

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  18. Happy Birthday, Eric ClaptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | WMMO-FM Orlando

    In celebration of the 70th birthday of one of the greatest guitarists in the world, here are some cool Eric Clapton factoids. 1. He is the only artist inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 3 times - as a solo artist, with Cream and with the Yardbirds.

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  19. Happy Birthday Eric Clapton | Slowhand CollaborationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | JamBase

    Today marks the 70th birthday of legendary guitarist Eric Clapton . Slowhand made his name coming up with bands like The Yardbirds and John Mayall's Bluesbreakers before rocketing to fame with Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce in the groundbreaking power trio Cream .

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  20. Clapton is God'? Well, he's 70Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | WTNH

    It's been 50 years since someone first said, "Clapton is God." If that's true, God is now 70. Eric Clapton, arguably one of the most influential guitarists over the past half-century, was born March 30, 1945.

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