Eric Clapton

My husband has sex with me, but never says I look nice

A woman whose husband no longer compliments her says it’s getting her down. Mariella Frostrup suggests she initiates change herself<p><b>The dilemma</b> <i>My husband and I have been together for just over 10 years, and have a young child. He’s a kind, intelligent person and a loving father and husband. He used</i> …

Relationships

For the Sake of the Song: Accompaniment Tips and Techniques

Bill EvansNovember 18, 2017<p><b>From the January 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY JEFFREY PEPPER RODGERS</b><p>Great accompaniment is an art that an audience …

Guitar

Malcolm Young, driving force behind AC/DC – obituary

Rhythm guitarist who was the co-founder of the Australian rock band AC/DC<p>Malcolm Young, who has died aged 64, was the driving force behind AC/DC, the rock outfit that sold more than 200m albums over 40 years to become one of the highest-grossing bands of all time. His brother Angus, the band’s lead …

AC/DC

Why Fender Is Going to 11 With Digital

The first things you notice are the guitars. Guitars on the walls, guitars on the couches, guitars behind glass and in front of desks. Acoustic, …

Retail

Card Ads Everywhere!

<i>By Alex J. Coyne (c) Great Bridge Links</i><p>Advertising is the driving force behind consumerism – it’s what makes us go out and buy things, or stay in and …

Contract Bridge

Larkin Poe Are Preachin' the Blues and Converting the Masses

We hereby direct your attention to Larkin Poe, a pair of badass Georgia-bred sisters who—we kid you not—are distantly related to 19th-century …

Guitar

Shake It Off! Everything You Need to Know About Vibrato

<b>Chops:</b> Intermediate <b><br>Theory:</b> Beginner <b><br>Lesson Overview:</b><br>• Increase control of your fretting hand to shape and improve your vibrato.<br>• From subtle …

Guitar

Desert Island Chef: Mary-Jane Duncan of KitschnBake in Newport-on-Tay

© photosbyzoe<p>Sign up to our <b>Daily</b> newsletter<p>Mary-Jane Duncan, chef patron of award-winning cafe KitschnBake in Newport-on-Tay, tells Caroline Lindsay …

Recipes

Having a Beer With... O.A.R.

In an interest of disclosure, I’ve consumed many beers while listening to the music of Rockville, Maryland’s ...Of a Revolution, otherwise known as …

Beer

Confessions of a rock’n’roll biographer

For almost 40 years, Philip Norman has wrestled with icons, egos and artists (not to mention their widows) to reveal the untold tales of Britain's …

Buddy Holly

Top 25 Songs of 1977

01. David Bowie – “‘Heroes'”<br>02. Fleetwood Mac – “The Chain”<p>03. Bee Gees – “Stayin’ Alive”<br>04. Television – “Marquee Moon”<br>05. Sex Pistols – “Anarchy in …

Steely Dan

The Darkest Days Of The Les Paul (Kind Of)

When I got home from the mountain bike park yesterday I saw an email from a friend telling me to watch the above video. “Is that a P-90/humbucker …

Guitar

Edward Van Halen Rock Walk Induction

On November 13th Edward Van Halen placed his hands in cement as he was inducted into the Hollywood, California Rock Walk. The Rock Walk is located in …

Guitar

Cream- Disraeli Gears Golden Anniversary- Eric Clapton, the late Jack Bruce

Though Rolling Stone magazine ranked Disraeli Gears at #114 album of all time, the key numbers for Cream’s quicksilver career are startlingly single …

Guitar

The Pirate Bay & 1337x Must Be Blocked, Austrian Supreme Court Rules

Following a long-running case, in 2015 Austrian ISPs were ordered by the Commercial Court to block The Pirate Bay and other “structurally-infringing” …

Copyright

Under the microscope: Eric Clapton's 'Blackie' Strat

<b>There are very few guitars that enjoy the status of Eric Clapton’s beloved black Strat, ‘Blackie’, and back in 1994, Guitarist was offered a close</b> …

Guitar

Full Trunk shows us what they got

The Tel Aviv-based blues-rock band reflect on everyday struggles in Israel on their new dance album.<p>Full Trunk is overflowing with unusual pairings: …

Israel

Watch Taylor Swift’s Acoustic Version of “Call It What You Want” on Saturday Night Live

Taylor Swift was the musical guest on this week’s <i>Saturday Night Live</i>, and after a dull, but album-accurate rendition of “ …Ready For It,” she turned …

Guitar

Taylor Swift Calls Out People Who "Scour Her Lyrics" For Clues, but There's 1 Tiny Problem

Taylor Swift released her sixth studio album, <b>Reputation</b>, on Nov. 10. The adoring fans who preordered physical copies of the album were also treated to personal poetry from the singer, which included a heartfelt and revealing prologue to <b>Reputation</b>. In addition to covering our generation's social …

Celebrity News

The Dirty Mac: Yer Blues

Price: $1.29 | Buy | LinkA rare performance from a one-shot supergroup comprised of John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Keith Richards, and Mitch Mitchell, as …

Keith Richards

Watch a young Eric Clapton decode his masterful guitar technique in 1968

In 1968 <b>Eric Clapton</b> was just 23 years old, but he was at the top of his game. Following his late ’60s ascension with <b>The Yardbirds</b> and Cream he was …

Guitar

23-Year-Old Eric Clapton Demonstrates the Elements of His Guitar Sound (1968)

In the fall of 1968, Eric Clapton was 23 years old and at the height of his creative powers. His band, Cream, was on its farewell tour of America …

Guitar

Taking The Great California Coastal Road Trip Adventure

<i>Los Angeles To Carmel & Monterey The Driving Destination For The Travel Blogger</i>Sailboats sit anchored in scenic Monterey Bay, CA. Photo: PubClub.com</i> …

Road Trips

The List Of Artists Who Have Scored A No. 1 Live Album Is Short, And It Now Includes Kenny Chesney

Country superstar Kenny Chesney’s latest album <i>Live In No Shoes Nation</i> is new at No. 1 on the Billboard 200 this week, granting the musician his eighth leader on the all-genre tally. Hitting the top is nothing new to Chesney, but this time around it’s special, as he has done so with a live recording …

Bruce Springsteen

DOC NYC film fest starts today: Bowie, Agnostic Front, The Beatles & lots more

The annual <b>DOC NYC</b> festival runs <b>today (11/9) through Thursday, November 16 at IFC Center, Cineopolis Chelsea and the SVA Theatre</b>, screening a wide …

Documentaries

Love's Forever Changes May Be the Greatest Album Ever Made in L.A.

If you believe the accounting ledgers, yellowing newspaper praise and surviving band members, Love’s <i>Forever Changes</i> was released exactly 50 years ago …

The Doors

In rotation: 11/9/17

<b>Tokyo tops Discogs and VinylHub’s list of cities with the most record shops:</b> Discogs and its sister site VinylHub have collected a wealth of …

Vinyl Records

A lot of albums released by old folks in 2017 are completely awesome

If rock-n-roll or old-school blues rock and its derivatives are your thing, the pickings these days are slim.<p>Washy synthesizers and ornately produced rap dominate, which is fine. I'm still trying to figure out how I feel about St. Vincent's "Masseduction," and one of my kids is bringing a lot of …

Business

Guitars belonging to famous musicians to hit the auction block

Guitar

Eric Clapton Documentary Gets Awards-Qualifying Release in November

Abramorama is partnering with Showtime Networks for the theatrical release of "Life in 12 Bars," which has been submitted for Oscar …

Music