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John Illsley: The new album is on the way to come out in 2019

The well-known ex-bass guitarist from Dire Straits –John Illsley today have share a beautiful news for all fans. Namely, he has shared that he works on his new ...
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Eric Clapton’s ‘Life in 12 Bars’ Nominated for a Grammy Award

The 2017 Eric Clapton documentary, “Life in 12 Bars”, has been nominated for a Grammy Award at the upcoming annual event in Los Angeles next February. Directed by ...
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Watch Eric Clapton’s Holiday Short film, ‘A Clapton Christmas’

Eric Clapton has released A Clapton Christmas, a special YouTube feature that includes a sit-down interview as well as performances of songs from his recently-released holiday album Happy ...
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“I Get The Same Buzz I Had As A Kid”: Mark Knopfler Talks ‘Down The Road Wherever’

The writer-guitarist discusses his ninth solo studio album, a record on which he reaches well beyond the folk-roots base of his latter-day work. For most artists with a ...
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Eric Clapton – For Love On Christmas Day (Music Video)

Eric Clapton has released a video for the song “For Love on Christmas Day,” which appears on his new holiday album Happy Xmas. “Happy Xmas” is Clapton’s 24th ...
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Mark Knopfler: Down The Road Wherever review – he’s the sultan of storytelling

Mark Knopfler tends to be at one remove from the narrative arc of his songs, even those born of personal experience. Perhaps his training as a reporter taught ...
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Celebrate Jimi Hendrix’s Birthday With These Quintessential Tracks

Today would have been the 76th birthday of James Marshall “Jimi” Hendrix. Over the course of four years, his bombastic, fever-dream take on the blues guitar made him a ...
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Listen back as Mark Knopfler joined Clive Anderson, Nina Wadia and more on BBC Radio 4’s Loose Ends

Clive Anderson and YolanDa Brown are joined by Mark Knopfler, Nina Wadia, Kate Humble and Liam Charles for an eclectic mix of conversation, music and comedy. With music ...
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Mark Knopfler Adds Some New and Surprising Flourishes on ‘Down the Road Wherever” (ALBUM REVIEW)

Mark Knopfler is not a prolific artist that delivers an album every year. It’s two or three years between albums and for the most part, we generally know ...
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Watch Eric Clapton’s Claymation Video for Bluesy Take on ‘White Christmas’

Video tells the story of a young blues fanatic who looks a lot like Clapton. Eric Clapton knows what he loves about Christmas: “Snow, a roaring fire, a ...
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