Tuesday, August 30, 2011

The Illustrated Eric Clapton

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Would you know my name, if I saw you in heaven … 

 
CLAPTON: 
The Ultimate Illustrated History
By Chris Welch
256 pp. Voyageur Press

Reviewed by Gary Presley

Is it a sign of nostalgia that rock ‘n’ roll is now a fit subject for coffee table books? If so, English guitarist Clapton would be a good point to start a collection, especially for those of us yanked out of the 1950s by white artists latching onto the classic blues rhythm and accentuating its glory a danceable backbeat.


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