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Eric Clapton Rounds Up Tom Petty + More For JJ Cale Tribute Record

Eric Clapton has rounded up some friends to pay tribute to one of his biggest influences.

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Bruce Springsteen, Robert Plant and Eric Clapton Headline New Orleans Jazz Fest

Bruce Springsteen, Robert Plant and Eric Clapton are among the headliners for the 2014 New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival. The annual music fest will take place over two three-day weekends from April 25 through May 4.

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41 Years Ago: Eric Clapton’s Rainbow Concert Takes Place

Most stints in rehab take place secretly, or at the very least privately. Then there was Eric Clapton’s famed Rainbow Concert, which served as an all-too-public, one-night cold turkey of sorts proclaiming the legendary guitarist's resurgence from the dire depths of heroin addiction – goosed along by some well-intentioned celebrity friends.

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Win An Eric Clapton ‘Crossroads’ and ‘Unplugged’ Prize Pack

This year, Eric Clapton has released both a DVD from his most recent Crossroads Guitar Festival and a Deluxe Edition of his best-selling 'Unplugged' album. Ultimate Classic Rock and Diffuser have teamed up with Rhino to give three lucky winner both of these sets.

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Eric Clapton, ‘Give Me Strength: The 1974 / 1975 Recordings’ – Album Review

The first part of the '70s was tough for Eric Clapton. In addition to becoming so infatuated with his friend George Harrison's wife that he recorded an entire album about it (Derek and the Dominos' classic 'Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs'), he was deep into a heroin addiction that would temporarily sideline him.

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Bidder Pays $3600 for Copy of ‘Last Waltz’ Signed by Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Eric Clapton + More

It took just one motivated bidder to close the deal on a one-of-a-kind souvenir from the Band's legendary farewell concert 'The Last Waltz,' which recently sold for $3,599.99 on eBay.

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Eric Clapton Vs. Faces – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Semifinals

They both come from England, and they both got their start in the '60s. Today, their combined influence stretches far and wide. Eric Clapton takes on the Faces in the semifinals round of the Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame.

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Robert Plant and Eric Clapton to Perform at Bert Jansch Tribute Concert

Robert Plant and Eric Clapton are two of the stars who will perform at a tribute concert for Bert Jansch, guitarist for the influential British folk-rock band Pentangle who died in 2011. The show will take place at London's Royal Festival Hall on Dec. 3.

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Eric Clapton Vs. Hawkwind – Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame Round One

In one of our more bizarre pairings in the November 2013 Ultimate Classic Rock Hall of Fame election, we find two highly influential entities from the glory days of British Rock that are from totally opposite sides of the fence: Eric Clapton and Hawkwind.

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Eric Clapton Collects Rare ’70s Material for Box Set

Eric Clapton fans with a little extra cash lying around will have a chance to relive God's mid-'70s glory days this fall with a sprawling six-disc box set that collects rare, remastered and unreleased cuts.

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