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Eric Clapton Timeline

  • March 5, 2011: Eric Clapton decides to auction some of his favorite guitars to benefit a rehab centre that he founded in Antigua. His famous Stratocaster, that he used during his Cream Reunion Shows in New York and London in 2005 will be put in auction.

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  • In October 08, Clapton has put his 13 of his exclusive shotguns including James Purdey and Sons gun, Watson Bros gun, EJ Churchill gun for auction which is expected to raise 500,000 pounds.

Eric Clapton in News

Curb Energy Consumption
(Family Features) Water heaters are energy intensive appliances. In fact, they are the second largest energy user in the home, and as they age, they become less efficient, requiring even more energy.

Raj Prem -- To Publish New Book About His Career in Music Photography
LONDON, UK--(Marketwired - October 25, 2015) - Along with many from his generation, Raj Prem considers the 1960s and 1970s as the most revolutionary and artistically rich periods when it comes to Rock 'n' Roll music. With legendary groups such as The Rolling Stones and The Beatles turning the music world on its head, it was a time in history that changed the landscape for the future

Pinktober at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds to Benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce Pinktober®, which is a series of events that will raise money for the Southwest Michigan affiliate of Susan G. Komen® for the Cure

The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation Offers Personalized Wedding Songwriter Experience
Imagine stepping out for your first wedding dance as a married couple to the sounds of a song written just for the two of you. The Ritz-Carlton Lodge, Reynolds Plantation, on picturesque Lake Oconee, Georgia, is delighted to now offer an exclusive songwriting service for bridal couples

The 'Good Times' of Ibiza Invades the Vegas Strip Following the 'Fight of the Century'
The much ballyhooed "Fight of the Century" May 2 between Floyd Mayweather, Jr. and Manny Pacquiao may have been a letdown, but Las Vegas got its groove back a few days later with an infusion of the intensely-grooving Electronic Dance Music (EDM) of Ibiza via the official U.S. label launch May 6 of Pacific Electronic Music (PEM) (www.pacificelectronicmusic

The 'Good Times' of Ibiza Are Coming to Las Vegas
The intensely grooving Electronic Dance Music (EDM) of Ibiza is bringing a funked-up disco infusion to Las Vegas May 6 with the official U.S. label launch of Pacific Electronic Music (PEM) (www.pacificelectronicmusic.com) at the world famous Light Nightclub, Mandalay Bay's premiere hotspot turned on by Cirque Du Soleil.

Raj Prem and Pattie Boyd Showcase Photographs of George Harrison and Eric Clapton at SFAE
Pattie Boyd lived the rock star life and documented it through her camera lens. Married first to George Harrison and then to Eric Clapton, Boyd has been known as the muse who inspired two of the greatest love songs in rock history -- Harrison's "Something" and Clapton's "Layla

Rock Guitarist Turned Faith Based Musician Caleb Quaye -- Whom Eric Clapton Once Called 'The Best Guitar Player in the World' -- Is Subject of Crowdfunding Campaign to Raise Funds to Complete His Documentary 'A Voice Louder Than Rock'
GloRoc Productions is launching a dynamic crowd-funding campaign to raise funds for the completion of "A Voice Louder Than Rock," a documentary based on "A Voice Louder Than Rock & Roll," the popular 2006 autobiography by Caleb Quaye (www.newworldmusic

TRG-AMR Driving Ownership Opportunities at Residences at the Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach
DAYTONA BEACH, FL--(Marketwired - February 25, 2014) - The championship-winning TRG-AMR North America sports car racing team and Bayshore Capital Inc. announced a partnership Feb. 25 to drive ownership opportunities at the exciting new Residences at the Hard Rock Hotel Daytona Beach.

Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc. Announces Merger Transaction With Refill Energy, Inc.
Refill Energy, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: REFG), a Nevada Corporation (the "Company") announces the merger between Refill Energy, Inc. and Medical Cannabis Financial Group. Refill Energy, Inc. completed a reorganization with Medical Cannabis Financial Group, Inc., which is a software solutions company focused on solutions for the Medical Marijuana industry

Multi-Platinum Producer Dito Godwin Brings His Diverse Background Into an Exciting Array of New Projects for Indie Artists, Danish Metal Band Phonomik and an Historical Short Film Project Based on the Phonomik Song 'Trench Tales'
Long before he launched his extraordinarily eclectic career as an award-winning multi-platinum producer, Dito Godwin was a working guitarist in NYC. His first band opened for The Blues Project (with future Blood, Sweat & Tears founder Al Kooper) and The House did a brief tour with Ozzy Osbourne and Black Sabbath.

Win a Jaguar and a Share of Over $40,000 in Cash on Saturday, November 2 at Four Winds Casinos
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce that W Club members can win a Jaguar® XK Coupe valued at $87,000 and a share of over $40,000 in cash on Saturday, November 2 at Four Winds New Buffalo, Four Winds Hartford, and Four Winds Dowagiac. Additionally, Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds will host Red Wanting Blue on Thursday, September 26

Black Oak Arkansas Sign With Atlantic/Atco Records After 40 Years
Black Oak Arkansas, the southern hillbilly psycho-boogie band with over 40 years of history returns with a new release from Atlantic/Atco Records, Back Thar N' Over Yonder, out October 15

Americaneagle.com Launches Newly Redesigned Website for the United Center
Americaneagle.com recently launched UnitedCenter.com for the country's largest arena, located in Chicago and home to the Chicago Blackhawks and the Chicago Bulls.

Hot Summer Concerts at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce a free concert by Big Country on Saturday, July 20 at 10 p.m. Eastern at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds. Other bands that will be performing free concerts at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds include Brother Cane on Thursday, July 18 at 9 p.m. and P.S. Dump Your Boyfriend on Friday, July 19 at 10 p.m.

Natural Partners Sponsors Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival
Natural Partners, a professional supplement distribution company, sponsored and provided on-site team support for Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013, at Madison Square Garden in New York City.

The Fixx and Wang Chung to Play at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce an upcoming concert by The Fixx and Wang Chung at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Thursday, August 1, at 7 p.m. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, June 14, at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through Ticketmaster's Web site, www.ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800)745-3000. Tickets are $25

Sister Hazel to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Thursday, June 13
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce an upcoming concert by Sister Hazel on Thursday, June 13 at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets will go on sale on Friday, May 17, at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through Ticketmaster's® Web site, www.ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800)745-3000. Tickets are $20.

Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds Celebrates National Burger Month This May
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce that Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds will be celebrating National Burger Month by offering guests an opportunity to win a trip to Hard Rock Hotel and Casino Punta Cana every day in May

NXNE FILM Presents the North American Premiere of BB King - The Life of Riley
NXNE (North by Northeast) announces the first wave of programming as part of NXNE Film. Presented in partnership with Hot Docs, NXNE Film will screen more than 30 movies from June 13-16 at the Bloor Hot Docs Cinema and at alternative spaces throughout the city of Toronto. Film Festival wristbands are now available online at www.nxne

Fuel to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Thursday, May 30
The Pokagon Band of Potawatomi Indians' Four Winds® Casinos are pleased to announce an upcoming concert by Fuel on Thursday, May 30 at 10 p.m. at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds. Tickets will go on sale on Wednesday, March 13, at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through Ticketmaster's® Web site, www.ticketmaster.com, or by calling (800)745-3000. Tickets are $20.

2013 Music Festival Guide and Tickets Available at TicketNetwork.com
This year's music festival season is seeing plenty of changes compared to last year, as shown in the annual guide compiled by TicketNetwork.com.

Akshay Chowdhry, The Front Man of Delhi based Rock Band Barefaced Liar Receives International Acclaim
Akshay Chowdhry, lead vocalist and guitarist, Barefaced Liar (BFL), one of Delhi’s leading rock bands, is the featured artist on Talenthouse.com. Talenthouse USA is a global platform that promotes talent across genres and has been working with internationally acclaimed artists like Linkin Park, Paul McCartney, Eric Clapton, Lady Gaga, Sound garden, and The Who to name a few

Cracker to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday, February 15
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that Cracker will play at its Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on Friday, February 15. Doors open at 8:30 p.m. and the concert will start at 9 p.m. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Saturday, December 22 at 10 a.m. Eastern, exclusively through the Ticketmaster® Web site, www.ticketmaster

Eric Clapton Tour, Crossroads Guitar Festival Tickets Popular at TicketNetwork.com
Blues-rocker Eric Clapton returns to the stage in a big way in 2013 with a new tour and another edition of his triennial Crossroads Guitar Festival.

New Nokia Music Films Directed by Emerging Filmmakers Abteen Baheri, Emily Kai Bok, Bob Harlow and Tyrone Lebon Reveal the 'Real' Music Landscape in America
Nokia Music, a free music streaming service from Nokia that offers free and unlimited access to playlists and songs on Nokia Lumia smartphones, today announced an exciting new documentary series. The Nokia Music produced series will feature six short films created by some of the world's most respected independent directors including, Abteen Bagheri, Emily Kai Bok, Bob Harlow and Tyrone Lebon

THE Prince Tribute Show Purple Reign to Perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on New Year's Eve
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that THE Prince Tribute Show, Purple Reign, will perform at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds on New Year's Eve, Monday, December 31, at 9 p.m. Eastern. Tickets can be purchased beginning on Sunday, November 11 at 8 a.m. Eastern, exclusively at the Rock Shop® at Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds

Polydor Records & Universal Music Enterprises Mark the 35th Anniversary of Eric Clapton's Slowhand With Multi-Format Release for December 4th, 2012
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 icon to a songwriter of great sensitivity, as well as an interpreter of everything from blues and jazz to rock and country music

Grand Opening Celebration for Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds to Take Place on Friday, September 7
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, are excited to announce that the grand opening of Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds will take place on Friday, September 7. The celebration will kick-off at 6 p.m

Hard Rock Cafe Four Winds Opens to Fans on Wednesday July 11
Four Winds® Casinos, the premier gaming destinations in the Midwest, is excited to announce that the opening of Hard Rock Cafe at Four Winds New Buffalo will take place on Wednesday, July 11, at 11 a.m. Eastern. Details on a grand opening celebration will be announced at a later date.

Carey Watermark Investors Announces Lease With Hard Rock Cafe At Chateau Bourbon

Martin Scorsese's GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD From Grove Street, Spitfire Pictures and Sikelia
"...an absorbing and beautifully made film..." - The New York Times "...a fitting, sonorous tribute to the pop idol, movie producer, spiritual searcher and constant gardener." - Time Magazine Martin Scorsese's GEORGE HARRISON: LIVING IN THE MATERIAL WORLD, which premiered on HBO last October, makes its home video debut in North America

Warner Bros. Records and Affiliated Labels Announce Exclusive Releases for Record Store Day on April 21st
Warner Bros. Records has announced that it will make a series of vinyl albums and singles available on April 21st in honor of the 5th annual Record Store Day -- a celebration of the unique culture surrounding over 700 independently owned record stores in the USA, and hundreds of similar stores internationally. Warner Bros. Records is proud to be an official sponsor of Record Store Day.

Rooney listened to 'heart-wrenching ballads' before firing England into Euro quarters
England striker Wayne Rooney, who scored the winner in ongoing Euro Cup's Group D match against Ukraine that fired them into the quarterfinals, enjoyed Eric Clapton's depressing ballad, Tears In Heaven.

Bernie wants quite wedding bash unlike daughter Petra's
Bernie Ecclestone has said that his wedding to Brazilian lawyer Fabiana Flosi won't have the glitz or the lavishness of his daughter's ceremony last summer.

Ferrari makes 3m pounds special edition sports car just for Clapton
Italian car makers Ferrari have made a stunning 3-million-pound special edition sports car just for music legend Eric Clapton.

Amplifier wizard Jim Marshall dies at 88
Jim Marshall, who created the iconic amplifiers that made rock n roll noisier, died at the age of 88.

Eric Clapton spends 3 million pounds on specially built Ferrari
Eric Clapton has reportedly shelled out around 3 million dollars on a one-of-a-kind Ferrari built especially for him.

Now, Sir Paul McCartney joins artists abandoning streaming
Former Beatles legend sir Paul McCartney has become the latest artist to resist making full albums available via streaming services.

Carla Bruni had 'very passionate affair' with France's new foreign minister
Carla Bruni is facing embarrassing revelations about her past love affair with France's new foreign minister.

Female frogs more attuned to songs of mates with matching hromosomes
It is vocal skills that counts for some of the female tree frogs when it comes to searching for potential mates, a new study has suggested.

Paul McCartney announces first album in 5 years
Sir Paul McCartney will be releasing his first studio album in nearly five years which will include his favourite classic American songs.

Jimi Hendrix tops Rolling Stone magazine's greatest guitarist list
Jimi Hendrix has been voted as the greatest guitar player of all time in a poll conducted by Rolling Stone magazine.

George Harrison biopic omits affair with band mate's wife
The new major biopic on the late Beatles star George Harrison has omitted details of his affair with band mate Ringo Starr's then wife Maureen Cox, raising eyebrows among rock historians.

Hard Rock Cafe to Open at Four Winds New Buffalo in Summer 2012
Four Winds®, the premier gaming destination in the Midwest, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Hard Rock International to bring a Hard Rock Cafe to Four Winds New Buffalo in the summer of 2012

Gary Clark Jr. to Release Debut EP, Titled "Bright Lights," on Warner Bros. Records on August 9th
Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will release his major-label debut EP, Bright Lights, on August 9th on Warner Bros. Records. The title track, "Bright Lights," was produced by Rob Cavallo (Green Day, Dave Matthews Band, etc) while the remaining tracks were produced by Gary Clark Jr. The EP, his first release for Warner Bros

Gary Clark Jr. Hits the Road for the Bonnaroo Buzz Tour on May 17th
Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Gary Clark Jr. will hit the road for the first annual Bonnaroo Buzz Tour from May 17th through June 9th before taking the stage at the Bonnaroo Festival in Manchester, TN, on Saturday, June 11

Record Store Day Is This Saturday, April 16th, 2011
Everyone's favorite new official global holiday, RECORD STORE DAY, is this Saturday, April 16, 2011. Once again Warner Bros. Records, the industry's leading partner and participant, will celebrate this special day with a spate of nationwide special events listed below. But first, check this out: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_S1FRydyU4g&feature=channel_video_title

Gazza lays bare his 'beer hell' on stage
Troubled former England football star Paul Gascoigne is laying bare his demons on stage to fight his alcohol addiction.

Sify Chairman Raju Vegesna Wins the ICC Auctioned Match Ball of the World Cup Finals
Mr. Raju Vegesna, Chairman and Managing Director, Sify Technologies Limited (NASDAQ: SIFY), has won the ICC auctioned Official Match Ball from the India vs. Srilanka final of the ICC Cricket World Cup 2011. Bidding in his personal capacity, he emerged victorious at $145, 100. Based in the Unites States of America, Mr

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