Samick Motherlode

December 2014

Eric Clapton

Jack Bruce: 1943–2014

October 27, 2014
Instead of just playing bass, he defined it, carving out a legacy that will endure as long as we keep archives of recorded music. Godspeed, Mr. Bruce.
Read More

NAMM '14 - Martin OM-ECHF Eric Clapton Navy Blues Demo

January 24, 2014
Watch the demo of newest collaboration between Martin and Eric Clapton, the OM-ECHF.
Read More

Eric Clapton's "Give Me Strength: The 1974 / 1975 Recordings" Album Review

November 12, 2013
Give Me Strength is aimed directly at Clapton fans that collect every note Slowhand has ever played.
Read More

20 Best Moments of Crossroads 2013

April 15, 2013
Highlights from both nights of Crossroads, with videos
Read More

GALLERY: Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013

April 14, 2013
Highlights from Friday and Saturday night at Crossroads. Photos by Kevin Mazur/WireImage
Read More

On the Road with Clapton

March 12, 2013
Eric Clapton’s former guitar tech recounts four intimate highlights of his 30-year career with Slowhand.
Read More

Album Review: Eric Clapton - "Old Sock"

February 25, 2013
Clapton has fully completed the transformation from elder blues statesman to professional musicologist.
Read More

Fender Introduces Eric Clapton "Brownie" Tribute Stratocaster

February 8, 2013
Fender announces the release of the Custom Shop Eric Clapton “Brownie” Tribute Stratocaster. It will be available exclusively through Guitar Center on March 21, 2013, as part of the Guitar Center Eric Clapton Crossroads Collection.
Read More

GALLERY: Guitar Center Eric Clapton Crossroads Collection 2013

February 5, 2013
Fender Custom Shop Eric Clapton "Brownie" Tribute Strat, Gibson Harrsison-Clapton "Lucy" Les Paul, and a trio of Martin 000 body-style acoustics round out the collection. Photos courtesy Guitar Center.
Read More

Eric Clapton Announces 2013 Tour and Crossroads Festival

November 19, 2012
Spring tour culminates with Crossroads Festival at Madison Square Garden on April 12-13
Read More