Remembering Jack Bruce: Listen To 5 Songs By Rock’s True Journeyman
2014 / Memorial / Music

Remembering Jack Bruce: Listen To 5 Songs By Rock’s True Journeyman

While journalists and fans alike have long appropriated the description of “journeyman” as a nickname for Eric Clapton — chiefly because it was the title for Slowhand’s tacky 1989 album — the descriptor is really a better fit for Clapton’s erstwhile and largely forgotten Cream bandmate, bassist Jack Bruce. Continue reading

Concert Review: Clapton Unleashes Hits, Blues Covers For St. Paul ‘Farewell’
2001 / Live Reviews / Music

Concert Review: Clapton Unleashes Hits, Blues Covers For St. Paul ‘Farewell’

Performing a show that mixed hits from his four-decade career with blues classics, rock legend Eric Clapton is touring the world, reportedly for the last time. But judging from the reaction to his show Tuesday night in St. Paul, Minn., his audience doesn’t want him to go. Continue reading