Eric Clapton

Rock Flashback: “Brown Sugar”

When deciding not merely on the greatest [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] singles, but on the greatest singles by anybody, “Brown Sugar” has to at least be in the semi-finals. Forty years ago this week, it hit […]

05/05/2011

Derek And The Dominos Celebrate 40th Anniversary Of “Layla”

One of [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]‘s defining albums marks its 40th anniversary with a deluxe, multi-format release featuring new and long-unavailable music. The [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Derek and the Dominos [/lastfm] package also includes a collection of never-before-seen photos.

04/25/2011

The Top Ten Songs This Week In 1978

Winners of the twentieth annual Grammy Awards for 1977 are announced this week, and the Southern California music scene is well represented. [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]The Eagles[/lastfm] win for Best Record of the Year; “Hotel California” and […]

02/19/2011

Five Things About . . . Outrageous Box Sets

Fascinating facts, pivotal events, odd connections … what you don’t know about the people who make the music may surprise you! Each week, J.A. Bartlett of The Hits Just Keep on Comin’ digs up Five […]

02/17/2011

Last.fm Trends: Rock Voices Bring The Noise At The Grammys

Whilst rock music is most often thought of as bands of musicians making as much noise as possible, it’s the voices that wrench at the heart strings of listeners all over the world. This is […]

02/01/2011

Rolling Stones To Cover Bob Dylan On "Sixth Stone" Tribute

A British piano player has put together a tribute album to [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Iain Stewart[/lastfm], the “sixth Stone,” and the original five [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Rolling Stones[/lastfm] will play a part, covering a [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Bob Dylan[/lastfm] classic!

01/04/2011

2011 Grammy Nominees Who Aren't Wet Behind The Ears

When it comes to Grammy nominations, it’s one thing to be nominated for Best New Artist, but it takes perseverance to remain in the music business for decades and still get fresh nods. We checked […]

12/02/2010

Top 10 Songs That Make Men Cry

Men, have you ever been driving home when suddenly you find yourself rolling up your car windows in hopes no other drivers hear you blasting [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm]‘s “Candle In The Wind” as the tears roll […]

10/04/2010

The Future of Eric Clapton’s Music

[lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm]‘s 19th studio album dropped today, a blend of country blues to traditional brass band. On his website, the 65-year-old spoke about the album, Clapton, along with his next project.

09/28/2010

Eric Clapton Recruits Sheryl Crow, Steve Winwood For New Album

Emerging out of his five-year hiatus, guitar god [lastfm]Eric Clapton[/lastfm] is releasing his 19th solo album in September. Apart from hearing the expected eloquent guitar essence from the renowned musician, fans can expect an untraditional sounding album […]

08/20/2010

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