Who played with Eric Clapton at Crossroads 2019?
Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival 2019 also features appearances by Tedeschi Trucks Band, Lianne La Havas, Jimmie Vaughan, James Bay, Doyle Bramhall II, Robert Randolph, Los Lobos, Albert Lee and the Marcus King Band, whose “Goodbye Carolina” from the fest was shared ahead of the live album’s release.
What guitar did Clapton play on Crossroads?
1964 Gibson ES-335
See the legendary 1964 Gibson ES-335, famously used during Clapton’s years with Cream, in action.
Where is Eric Clapton’s Crossroads?
Join Eric Clapton, one of the world’s great guitarists, and an all-star team of six-string heroes for the legendary festival filmed in Dallas.
What is the purpose of Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Festival?
Held to benefit Crossroads Centre, a drug treatment and education facility in Antigua founded by Clapton, each concert has become a jam session of Clapton’s closest friends and music’s biggest stars – where anything can unfold onstage. In fact, this year’s concert welcomed an impromptu visit from Keith Richards.
Who started the Crossroads Guitar Festival?
Crossroads Guitar Festival. Eric Clapton and Bill Murray kicking off the Crossroads Guitar Festival in 2007. The Crossroads Guitar Festival is a series of music festivals and benefit concerts founded by Eric Clapton. The festivals benefit the Crossroads Centre founded by Eric Clapton, a drug treatment center in Antigua.
What is the purpose of the Crossroads Festival?
The festivals benefit the Crossroads Centre founded by Eric Clapton, a drug treatment center in Antigua. The concerts showcase a variety of guitarists, selected by Eric Clapton personally.
When was the first Crossroads Benefit Concert?
The first Crossroads Benefit concert was held at Madison Square Garden, New York on June 30, 1999. It was held under a different title which was Eric Clapton & Friends In Concert: A Benefit For The Crossroads Centre At Antigua. The first official Crossroads Guitar Festival did not happen until 2004.