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Prepare To Be Spooked: It’s Christmas Album Time Again

It's late October, which means we're deep into the most terrifying season of the year: that moment when all kinds of musicians unveil their new…
Chris DeVille | October 25, 2018 - 12:40 pm

Essay

Eminem: Rap Game Eric Clapton

Throughout the rollout for The Marshall Mathers LP 2, which finally sees release today, there's been a familiar stink on these new Eminem singles and…
Chris DeVille | November 5, 2013 - 10:27 am

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Eric Clapton Announces Christmas Album With Avicii Tribute Song

Eric Clapton has announced that he'll release his first-ever holiday album, Happy Xmas, in October. It's the musician's 24th album overall and his first since…
James Rettig | August 20, 2018 - 2:02 pm

Premiere

Nathan East – “Serpentine Fire” (Feat. Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, & Members Of Earth, Wind & Fire)

It’s a bit out of the ordinary to premiere a track that was recorded 25 years ago, but we can take exception to what might…
Bruce Hamilton | December 8, 2016 - 10:39 am

Watch Spiral Stairs Play Pavement With Stephen Malkmus & The Jicks At His 50th Birthday Event

Pavement guitarist Scott Kannberg, also known as Spiral Stairs, celebrated his 50th birthday in August. This weekend, to mark the occasion, he's holding a two-day…
Peter Helman | October 2, 2016 - 2:49 pm

Mac DeMarco – “Change The World” (Eric Clapton Cover)

Mac DeMarco's brand new mini-album Another One is just around the corner, but that hasn't stopped the ever-prolific Canadian from recording other new music. DeMarco…
Caitlin White | August 4, 2015 - 11:04 am

The Rolling Stones – “Brown Sugar” (Alternate Version Feat. Eric Clapton)

The Rolling Stones are releasing a remastered version of their classic 1971 album Sticky Fingers. To that end, they've previously shared the extended version of…
Caitlin White | June 2, 2015 - 2:34 pm

Hear “For Jack,” Eric Clapton’s Tribute To Jack Bruce

Last week, Cream's Jack Bruce passed away. Now, Eric Clapton has shared a song called "For Jack" that's dedicated to his former bandmate. It's a…
James Rettig | October 28, 2014 - 6:32 pm

Watch Nirvana & Paul McCartney Debut “Cut Me Some Slack” At 12-12-12: The Concert For Sandy Relief

So last night the unthinkable happened: Paulvana, Nirmacca, Nicartney -- whatever they're calling themselves (Abomination is taken) -- performed at the 12-12-12 Concert For Sandy…
Michael Nelson | December 13, 2012 - 11:04 am

Paul McCartney – “My Valentine (Feat. Eric Clapton)”

Paul McCartney's next solo album, due early next year, is slated to be a memory-lane sort of thing, with McCartney covering the old pop standards…
Tom Breihan | December 20, 2011 - 2:27 pm

We Are Plastic Ono Band (Feat. Eric Clapton, Paul Simon, Bette Midler, Sean Lennon & Friends) @ BAM, Brooklyn 2/16/10

A hefty price tag accompanied tickets to this very special one-off at Brooklyn Academy Of Music last night, a mix of simple supply-demand economics and,…
Amrit Singh | February 17, 2010 - 12:46 pm

Alumni Set For R&R HOF 25th Anniversary Benefit

Bruce Springsteen, U2, Eric Clapton, CSN, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, Metallica, and Paul Simon (with and without Garfunkel) will raise money for the Rock &…
Scott Lapatine | July 22, 2009 - 2:22 pm

New Steve Winwood (Feat. Eric Clapton) Video – “Dirty City”

We have a certain affinity for Steve Winwood. He's written some great songs. And we heard his shows with Clapton a few weeks ago were…
Brandon Stosuy | April 11, 2008 - 11:04 am

The ‘Gum Drop: Volume XI – Hear New Raveonettes, Win New Clapton

This week we offered up a Danish Drop by rockin' duo the Raveonettes, whose "Aly, Walk With Me" serves as a crackling '60s-noir intro to…
Stereogum | November 7, 2007 - 4:45 pm
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