Eric Clapton has announced the return of the Crossroads Guitar Festival after a six-year absence.
Taking place September 20-21 in Dallas at the American Airlines Center, the two-night festival will feature Clapton, Billy Gibbons, Bonnie Raitt, Peter Frampton, Buddy Guy, Joe Walsh, Gary Clark Jr., Jeff Beck, Jimmie Vaughan and many more. All profits from the Crossroads Guitar Festival will benefit The Crossroads Centre in Antigua, a treatment and education facility founded by Clapton for chemically dependent persons.
Tickets will go on sale to the general public on Friday, April 5 at 10 AM CT at Ticketmaster.com. A pre-sale for Citi cardmembers will begin Tuesday, April 2 at 10 AM CT through Wednesday, April 3 at 10 PM CT at CitiPrivatePass.com.
Fans can sign up for updates on the festival at CrossroadsGuitarFestival.com.
Erica Banas is rock/classic rock news blogger that loves the smell of old vinyl in the morning.