Eric Clapton
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Reviews // 11 Articles
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News // 3 Articles
//Features

Down at the Crossroads: An Interview with Eric Clapton
2 Aug 2007 // 4:59 PM

In the early `60s, Eric Clapton began a passionate, long-distance love affair with Chicago. Upon hearing the blues of Muddy Waters, Buddy Guy, Otis Rush and Hubert Sumlin on vinyl records, Clapton saw his future as a guitarist.

//Reviews

Eric Clapton and Friends: The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale
24 Aug 2014 // 8:03 PM

It’s safe, which only gets The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale so far, but, this record will undoubtedly get a lot of people to revisit, or discover JJ Cale, which is a win in itself.

Eric Clapton After the Collapse of Cream
20 Mar 2014 // 8:10 PM

This unauthorized documentary offers a unique look at one of Eric Clapton's most fertile eras, but is light on the words of Clapton himself.

//Blogs

Counterbalance No. 75: Derek & the Dominos' 'Layla'
30 Mar 2012 // 12:00 AM

What’ll you do when you get lonely, with nobody waiting by your side? You could read the latest Counterbalance, discussing the 75th Most Acclaimed Album of All Time. This time around it’s Eric Clapton’s pseudonymous 1970 classic.

//News

Crossroads not the end for Eric Clapton
28 Jun 2010 // 12:00 AM

CHICAGO — In the months leading up to his Crossroads Guitar Festival on Saturday at Toyota Park in south suburban Bridgeview, Ill., Eric Clapton had been

Steve Winwood Makes Music Again with Eric Clapton
23 Jun 2010 // 11:30 PM

In an interview, Winwood recounts his early days with Clapton and the long road to playing again with his old running mate.

//Blogs

The Best and Worst Films of Spring 2015

// Short Ends and Leader

"January through April is a time typically made up of award season leftovers, pre-summer spectacle, and more than a few throwaways. Here are PopMatters' choices for the best and worst of the last four months.

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