Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton's 9 Biggest Songs of All Time

Eric Clapton has one of the most impressive resumes in rock history. He was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame three different times: as a solo artist, and as a member of the Yardbirds and Cream.
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13 Most Successful Solo Careers by Legendary Rock Band Members

Most rock bands have a shelf life. For every Rolling Stones there’s ten Led Zeppelins – bands that shot through the universe for a finite period of time and made their mark. But that doesn’t mean the musicians in those bands don’t have anything else to say, so they continue their careers in...
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Duane Allman's 'Layla' Guitar Sells for $1.25 Million

It created one of the most memorable slide guitar solos on one of the most popular rock songs of all-time, and now Duane Allman ’s 1957 Les Paul has a new owner. The iconic goldtop guitar the late legend used to record “Layla” with Eric Clapton sold for $1.25 million at auction. Allman also used...
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Eric Clapton Says He's Losing His Hearing

Guitar legend Eric Clapton , like many other greats in rock, recently told the BBC that he has tinnitus. A hearing condition often caused by damage to inner ear cells by loud and excessive noise, tinnitus results in the perception of ringing or buzzing in the ears. Much like former AC/DC frontman...
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Watch The Trailer For The Eric Clapton Documentary "Eric Clapton: Life In 12 Bars"

Eric Clapton: Life in 12 Bars follows the tale of Eric Clapton 's life story and will be airing on SHOWTIME. Directed by Oscar-winning director Fini Zanuck (Rush, Driving Miss Daisy), the film illustrates Clapton's rise to fame, his impact on music and modern culture, as well as detail some of the...
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Eric Clapton Announces North American Tour Dates For 2017

With 2017 right around the corner, one thing to look forward to is the North American tour of rock legend Eric Clapton . Clapton is set to play only a small handful of tour dates is the US. Four to be exact. Two will be at Madison Square Garden in New York, and the other two will be at The Forum in...
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The Converse Chuck Taylor Just Got Cooler...And Louder

Could the coolest sneaker in history get any cooler? Apparently it can. The folks at design agency Critical Mass and Cute Circuit have made the official high top of Rock-N-Roll a part of the music with the Converse All Wah . Mad scientists have built a Wah Wah Pedal into the soul of the shoe for...
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Eric Clapton Struggling To Play Guitar Due To Health Issues

Eric Clapton , one of the most iconic guitarists of all time, is struggling to play the instrument that made him a household name. His nervous system has been causing his body to experience aches and pains for the last few years. But despite his obstacles, he maintains a positive outlook. "I've had...
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My favorite Prince tributes, so far.

If you're not sure why everyone is freaking out about the loss of Prince, I don't know what to tell you. Maybe this will help. "I'm so sad about the death of Prince, he was a true genius, and a huge inspiration for me, in a very real way.... In the the eighties, I was out on the road in a massive...
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Eric Clapton Accused Of Stealing "Layla"

It is one of the greatest hits of all time, it was ranked 27th in the Rolling Stone list of "500 Greatest Songs of All Time" and it is Eric Clapton 's most famous song, and he's accused of stealing it. Vocalist Rita Coolidge claims that she is responsible for penning part of "Layla" but had...
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