Following the recent release of the up close and personal documentary of Eric Clapton, Life In 12 Bars, there is more for all us fans of Slowhand. There is now a new 400+ page biography about the legendary musician on its way to press soon.
The author Phillip Norton has has previously written biographies for the Rolling Stones, Buddy Holly, Paul McCartney, John Lennon and other famous rockers. This new tome, titled Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton, is set for release in the U.S. on October 30th. The advance press states that Eric Clapton gave his full consent including access to family members and close friends.
Sadly for us Clapton doesn't tour any longer but he does still play select dates that include charitable and private events. And Happy Holidays! Eric has recorded Happy Xmas, his first-ever album of Christmas songs that is scheduled for an October 12th release. Rock on! Andy