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Published: 2013/08/14

Eric Clapton Honors JJ Cale in Surprise Appearance at McCabe’s Guitar Shop

Photo by Danielle Hardy

Eric Clapton made a surprise appearance at McCabe’s Guitar Shop in Santa Monica, CA last Tuesday, August 6 to pay tribute to JJ Cale. The legendary guitarist sat in with Don White, Marty Rifkin and Jim Keltner for takes on Cale’s classics “After Midnight” and “Cocaine.”

As previously reported, JJ Cale passed away on July 26 at the age of 74. You can check out our interview with Cale from 2004 here.


There are 2 comments associated with this post

Strop Stabler August 14, 2013, 18:43:02

What’s this honors nonsense? This is “Clapton Nods To JJJ” is the correct headline. Know your literary crutches people!

John Bundy August 24, 2013, 01:41:28

Does any one know what kind of guitar that Trey Anastasio plays typically? I had always thought it was a Taylor T5 but maybe I’m mistaken. Dyin’to know any I kow oneof yall’s knows. Thanks…John

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