Listen to our playlist of this unique instrument, honouring 'Leo' Fender, born on August 10, 1909.
The summer of 1969 saw the world united in hope, but by the end of the year, the death of the 60s dream left the world asking: what was next?
Despite the departure of Dave Mason, Traffic were a band again, returning in 1970 with an acclaimed fourth LP.
On July 25, 1970, Eric's name appeared on the charts as a solo artist for the first time.
The great writer-guitarist, with wife Bonnie, made some of the best blues, rock and gospel-flavoured US music of their generation.
A selection of 20 great solos by one of the most brilliant guitar practitioners.
Some of the finest recorded work by one of the most distinguished British writer-performer-producers of them all.
The double set covered his already numerous incarnations on record, all the way back to the Yardbirds.
Unravelling the ‘Derek And The Dominos In Concert’ album and its subsequent incarnations, culled from different shows, is a bit like doing a jigsaw puzzle.
While critics and commentators may insist that Ginger Baker is 'one of the best drummers in rock' or 'the greatest of his generation', Ginger himself disagrees.
Eric Clapton has been in the spotlight for close on fifty years and the portrait of his artistry is a complex one – from his early days as a guitar god, to...
Formed as quite possibly the very first British supergroup, Blind Faith made their famous entry into the public consciousness on June 6, 1969, at London’s Hyde Park.
On 8 February 1969, a new band formed by Eric Clapton and Ginger Baker in the wake of Cream’s demise headed into the studio and Blind Faith was born.
International disability charity Leonard Cheshire, which will receive proceeds from the concert, has announced that a number of tickets are available to bid for.
'Eric Clapton & Friends: A Tribute To Ginger Baker' will feature other specially-chosen guests to be announced in due course.