We don't have to lament missing Eric Clapton's 70th birthday concerts earlier this year anymore.
Eric Clapton: Live at Royal Albert Hall...Slowhand at 70, filmed during the famed guitarist's May 14-15 and 17-18 concerts in London, will premiere in movie theaters on September 14. The film includes favorites from throughout Clapton`s career, including a guest appearance by Jimmie Vaughan on an acoustic rendition of "Before You Accuse Me" and a band that includes Paul Carrack, Derek Trucks and Doyle Bramhall II.
The theater showing will also include interviews with Carrack, Andy Fairweather Lowe, Chris Stainton and others talking about Clapton. More details are available at EricClaptonFilm.com. (See trailer below!)
Gary Graff is an award-winning music journalist who not only covers music but has written books on Bob Seger, Neil Young and Bruce Springsteen.