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Watch Tom Petty, Eric Clapton and more Talk Laurel Canyon Music Scene in ‘Echo in the Canyon’ Trailer

The documentary, which also features Jakob Dylan, Beck and others opens in May. Tom Petty, Eric Clapton, Jakob Dylan, Beck, David Crosby, Stephen Stills, Graham Nash, Brian Wilson ...
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In remembering of Muddy Waters (April 4, 1913 – April 30, 1983)

Father of the modern blues has influenced all the great rockers in the music history. He was born on April 4, 1913 as McKinley Morganfield, known by his ...
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Sultan of Swing: Dire Straits star launches gin

Former Dire Straits frontman Mark Knopfler has launched his own gin. The guitarist has collaborated on the latest limited-edition spirit from independent manufacturer Portobello Road Gin. Gin enthusiast ...
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Eric Clapton Announces 2019 Crossroads Guitar Festival

Eric Clapton has announced the fifth installment of his Crossroads Guitar Festival. Set to take place at the American Airlines Center in Dallas from September 20-21, the festival ...
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Happy Birthday to Eric Clapton and Tracy Chapman!

March 30, is the day when the legendary guitarist Eric Clapton is born. Yesterday he celebrated his 74th birthday. Namely, Eric Patrick Clapton was born on 30 March ...
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Local Hero — cherished movie becomes marvellous musical at the Royal Lyceum, Edinburgh

With new music by Mark Knopfler, this stage adaptation of Bill Forsyth’s 1983 film is a delight. “You can put a number on anything,” sings Mac, an American ...
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Scott Walker, influential rock enigma, dies aged 76

Scott Walker, one of the most enigmatic and influential figures in rock history, has died at the age of 76. The US star found fame as a teen ...
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An Evening with John Illsley: Tour – The Life and Times of Dire Straits

John Illsley – The Life and Times of Dire Straits – “An Evening and Q&A of Music & Memories”. The evening will feature classics from the Dire Straits ...
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Will There Be a ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Sequel?

Queen’s music video director says there’s already been discussions about a Bohemian Rhapsody sequel. The director of dozens of classic Queen videos says the band and its management ...
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10 Great Eric Clapton Collaborations

The debate rages as to whether God – aka Eric Clapton, who was tagged as the guitar deity in the mid-1960s in the U.K. – was best in ...
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