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Ginger Baker Has Open Heart Surgery

Ginger Baker has undergone open-heart surgery.The 76-year-old Cream drummer had to cancel gigs earlier in the year after he was diagnosed with a heart condition and he then suffered a bad fall which led to...

Ginger Baker Leads Starry Tribute To Cream Bassist Jack Bruce

Marking the first anniversary of the singer and bass player's death, Baker was joined by Jethro Tull frontman Ian Anderson, Roxy Music's Phil Manzanera, Vernon Reid and Bruce's daughter Aruba Red at the...

Jack Bruce Items To Be Sold At Auction

35 items from Jack Bruce's personal collection will be auctioned off later this month. The Cream bassist - who passed away in October 2014 at the age of 71 - handpicked each of the items...

Ginger Baker Leads Jack Bruce Tribute Concert

The drummer will celebrate Bruce's life and music career at the Sunshine Of Your Love gig on 24 October (15), a day before the first anniversary of his bandmate's death. Baker will...

Jack Bruce Laid To Rest

Eric Clapton led mourners in singing at Jack Bruce's funeral yesterday.The 71-year-old bassist - who died from liver disease last month - was laid to rest at Golders Green Crematorium in north London yesterday (05.11.14),...

Jack Bruce Honoured By Cream Bandmates At Funeral

Jack Bruce's former Cream bandmates Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker sang their pal's track Theme For An Imaginary Western at the rocker's funeral on Wednesday (05Nov14).The two musicians joined other mourners for the service in...

Fans Invited To Cheer On Jack Bruce At Funeral

Late Cream star Jack Bruce's fans have been invited to cheer the arrival of his casket at his funeral on Wednesday (05Nov14).The service will be a private family affair at Golders Green Crematorium in north...

Eric Clapton Shares Jack Bruce Tribute

Eric Clapton has shared a musical tribute to Jack Bruce.The 'Wonderful Tonight' hitmaker was left devastated when his friend and former Cream bandmate passed away on Saturday (25.10.14) and has now posted a touching musical...

Eric Clapton Adds Musical Tribute To Late Pal Jack Bruce

Eric Clapton has added a musical tribute to those pouring in for his late Cream bandmate Jack Bruce.The guitar great called the bassist, who passed away on Saturday (25Oct14), a "great musician and composer, and...

Eric Clapton Pays Tribute To Jack Bruce

Eric Clapton has hailed Jack Bruce a ''great inspiration''.The Cream legend passed away on Saturday (25.10.14) at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia, and his former bandmate has paid tribute to his friend's talent.Eric wrote...

Cream Band Mates, Including Eric Clapton, Remember The Late Jack Bruce

On Saturday (Oct 25th), Scottish musician Jack Bruce unfortunately passed away after losing a battle with liver disease, aged 71. Since his death, many fans, friends and fellow rockers have paid their respects to the...

Eric Clapton Pays Tribute To Jack Bruce

Eric Clapton has added his tribute to those pouring in for his former Cream bandmate Jack Bruce, following the bassist's death on Saturday (25Oct14).The rock icon passed away at his home in Suffolk, England at...

Fellow Musicians Honour The Late Jack Bruce

Following the death of Cream bassist Jack Bruce (71) fans, friends and colleagues have been quick to express their condolences. Many have mentioned that Bruce’s playing changed the face of rock forever. Bruce played his...

Rock Stars Remember Jack Bruce

Rock veterans including Paul Stanley, Ringo Starr, Slash, Brian May and Tony Iommi have paid tribute to Cream star Jack Bruce following his death on Saturday (25Oct14).The British bassist passed away at his home in...

Jake Bruce Was Grateful For 'Miraculous' Liver Transplant

Jack Bruce was grateful for the ''miraculous'' liver transplant which reinvigorated his life in the months before his passing.The Cream legend - who passed away at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia yesterday (25.10.14) aged...

Jack Bruce Dies At 71

Jack Bruce has died aged 71. The Cream legend sadly passed away today (25.10.14) at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia, surrounded by his close friends and family. His relatives announced the devastating news on...

Jack Bruce Dead At 71

Veteran British rocker Jack Bruce has died at the age of 71.The Cream bassist passed away at his home in Suffolk, England on Saturday (25Oct14) after a battle with liver disease. In a statement,...

Eric Clapton Baffled By Cream Tour Rumours

Veteran rocker Eric Clapton has denied reports he wrecked plans for a Cream reunion tour, insisting he has not spoken to fellow bandmembers Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce for almost ten years.Last year (13), Bruce...

Cream's Jack Bruce Fell Out Of Love With Recording

Cream's Jack Bruce ''fell out of love'' with recording. The group's former bassist and singer - whose band included guitarist Eric Clapton and drummer Ginger Baker - has now released his first solo album in...

Led Zeppelin And Dustin Hoffman Among Winners At 35th Kennedy Center Awards

The Kennedy Center Honours are widely regarded as the most prestigious honour you can gain in the USA if you’ve worked in the creative or arts industries, and proof of that has once again been...

Jack Bruce & Reid To Debut Supergroup At Bonnaroo Festival

Cream star Jack Bruce and Living Colour frontman Vernon Reid have formed a supergroup they plan to debut at this summer's (12) Bonnaroo festival in Tennessee.Medeski, Martin and Wood star John Medeski and in-demand drummer...

Bruce Blasts Cowell

British rock icon JACK BRUCE has called for SIMON COWELL's extermination - because he believes the music mogul is single-handedly wrecking the industry.The Cream star insists so many great acts would never have made it...

Bruce: 'There Will Be No More Cream'

Rocker JACK BRUCE has further destroyed CREAM fans' hopes the classic trio will reform again, insisting the band is "over".The bassist teamed up with Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker for dates in 2005 and admits...

Cream's Bruce Received Death Threats Over Zeppelin Comments

Former CREAM star JACK BRUCE was bombarded with death threats from furious LED ZEPPELIN fans after the bassist criticised the rock legends and dismissed them as "crap" earlier this year (09).Bruce hit the headlines in...

Bruce Blasts Led Zeppelin

Former CREAM star JACK BRUCE has stunned rock purists by blasting LED ZEPPELIN for overshadowing his band's string of reunion shows. Bruce, Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker reformed Cream for gigs in London and New...

Gillan + Bruce To Rock For Healey

British rock legend IAN GILLAN and former CREAM bass player JACK BRUCE will join JEFF HEALEY's backing band to pay tribute to the late blind bluesman in Canada this weekend (11-12Apr08). Healey's band, the Jazz...

Cream Not Set For Live Earth

LATEST: Rocker JACK BRUCE has re-confirmed supergroup CREAM are set to reunite for one more show, but insists it won't be at Live Earth. The bass player recently revealed he, Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker...

Cream To Reform For Special Show

Rock supergroup CREAM are planning another reunion just days after bass player JACK BRUCE insisted a further get together would be unlikely. Ironically, it's Bruce who has announced the plans for a 2007 reunion, with...

Bruce And Baker Rift Wrecks Cream Reunion Plans

Another CREAM reunion has been ruled out by bassist JACK BRUCE because he can't stand being on the same stage as bandmate GINGER BAKER. The trio, Bruce, Baker and Eric Clapton, played shows in London...

Wood To Head Rock 'N' Roll Fantasy Camp

LATEST: ROLLING STONE RONNIE WOOD will act as band leader when leading veteran rockers unite to offer Britain's first rock 'n' roll fantasy camp in May (07). The guitarist will take charge of SPENCER DAVIS,...

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