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Eric Clapton Fulfils Jazz Dreams

9th April 2011

Rock icon Eric Clapton lived out his childhood dreams on Thursday (07Apr11) when he joined jazz star Wynton Marsalis onstage...

Sale Of Eric Clapton's Beach Home To Benefit Japanese Relief Effort

29th March 2011

A Japanese businessman is selling off Eric Clapton's one-time Venice Beach retreat in California to benefit the survivors of his...

Eric Clapton Makes Millions In Guitar Sale

10th March 2011

Eric Clapton has raised a staggering $2.2 million (£1.5 million) for charity by selling off his guitar collection.The rock legend...

Naomi Campbell Admits 'Drugs Are An Allergy' To Her

1st February 2011

Naomi Campbell says "drink and drugs are an allergy" for her.The supermodel has admitted she experimented with cocaine when she...

Rock 'N' Roll Hall Of Fame Inductees 2011 Announced

15th December 2010

Alice Cooper, Neil Diamond, Dr. John, Tom Waits and Darlene Love will be inducted into the Rock 'n' Roll Hall...

Clapton's Guitar Sale For Rehab Clinic

9th December 2010

ERIC CLAPTON is hoping to raise hundreds of thousands of dollars for his rehab clinic by selling off dozens of...

Clapton Gets Into Hi-tech Recording

6th October 2010

Veteran rocker ERIC CLAPTON is embracing new technology - he used his cellphone to record new songs for his band...

Neil Young Does Battle With Eric Clapton

28th September 2010

NEIL YOUNG released his new album 'Le Noise' today (September 28th 2010), continuing his prolific recording rate which has seen...

Eric Clapton Set To Release New Album

27th September 2010

Guitar legend ERIC CLAPTON is set to release his new album 'Clapton' on 28th September 2010, his first since 2006's...

Clapton: 'I Hate My Singing'

31st August 2010

ERIC CLAPTON has a big critic of his singing - himself.The guitar great admits he has turned down the volume...

Anniversary Of Stevie Ray Vaughan's Death

27th August 2010

STEVIE RAY VAUGHAN, the legendary blues guitarist, died 20 years today when his helicopter crashed in Wisconsin. On August 30th...

Clapton Worked With Crow For New Solo Album

19th August 2010

ERIC CLAPTON is set to release his first solo album in five years - with a little help from ex-girlfriend...

Sheryl Crow Recalls 'Alien' Cancer Battle

18th July 2010

Sheryl Crow says having cancer treatment was like facing an "alien spaceship".The musician overcame breast cancer in 2006 and she...

Outkast's Big Boi Has Nothing To Prove

6th July 2010

OutKast rapper Big Boi has nothing left to prove to the music industry.The hip hop star - whose first solo...

Fascinating Fact 9564

28th June 2010

Hollywood actor BILL MURRAY entertained attendees at pal ERIC CLAPTON's Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday (26Jun10) when...

Clapton To Continue Crossroads Guitar Festival

28th June 2010

Rock legend ERIC CLAPTON delighted fans at his Crossroads Guitar Festival in Chicago, Illinois on Saturday (26Jun10) by declaring the...

Jls Awarded Silver Clef

28th April 2010

JLS and Scouting For Girls will receive trophies at this year's O2 Silver Clef Awards. Boyband JLS are to pick...

Jls To Get Silver Clef

28th April 2010

JLS and Scouting For Girls will receive trophies at this year's O2 Silver Clef Awards. Boyband JLS are to pick...

Clapton Wanted Beck To Sing

26th April 2010

ERIC CLAPTON attempted to persuade JEFF BECK to step in front of the microphone and sing for the first time...

Fascinating Fact 9039

31st March 2010

ERIC CLAPTON turned 65 on Wednesday (30Mar10), but he's showing no signs of slowing down. The veteran guitarist celebrated the...

Eric Clapton's 'Old Man' Voice

22nd February 2010

Eric Clapton had to learn to love his "old man" voice. The legendary blues guitarist claimed he has taken a...

Old Man Clapton Likes His Aged Vocals

21st February 2010

ERIC CLAPTON has only recently started enjoying hearing his own voice when he sings - because he sounded awful when...

Clapton & Beck Team Up For First Joint Interview, Discuss Rift

17th February 2010

Rolling Stone magazine editors have landed guitar greats ERIC CLAPTON and JEFF BECK's first joint interview.The two Brits agreed to...

Ono, Clapton And Midler Join Forces For One-off Show

17th February 2010

YOKO ONO was joined by a star-studded line-up including ERIC CLAPTON, BETTE MIDLER and the SCISSOR SISTERS on Tuesday night...

Mayer, Beck & Zz Top To Rock With Clapton At Crossroads

11th February 2010

JOHN MAYER, JEFF BECK and ZZ TOP will join blues icons B.B. KING and BUDDY GUY at ERIC CLAPTON's third...

The Things They Say 14967

12th January 2010

"Mention the word Yardbirds to Eric and he'll turn purple. I don't know why. They didn't serve him badly." JEFF...

Beck: 'Clapton And I Aren't Best Friends'

12th January 2010

JEFF BECK insists he and tourmate ERIC CLAPTON won't be hanging out after shows - because they have an awkward...

Clapton & Simon Join Ono Band For One-off Show

12th January 2010

ERIC CLAPTON and PAUL SIMON will join YOKO ONO for the first PLASTIC ONO BAND show in 40 years.The trio...

Clapton Teams With Daltrey For New Tour

8th December 2009

Rock legend ERIC CLAPTON is planning a 2010 tour with THE WHO star ROGER DALTREY.Last week (02Dec09) Clapton announced he...

Grammy Queen Beyonce Knowles

3rd December 2009

Beyonce Knowles has been nominated for 10 Grammy awards.The 'Halo' singer and Taylor Swift - who has been recognised in...