Coupon
Eric Clapton : A Life in Music
by Marc Roberty


Overview - (Book). Eric Clapton: A Life in Music tells the story a man who is arguably the world's greatest guitar player. Written by Clapton expert Marc Roberty, author of the incredibly detailed two-volume music chronicle Eric Clapton, Day by Day (Backbeat Books), this book covers the entirety of Clapton's impressively long career (the artist celebrated his fiftieth year in music in 2013).  Read more...

 
Hardcover
  • $27.99

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

PRE-ORDER NOW:
This item will ship on March 15, 2018. If you order this item now, it will not delay the rest of your order.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
 
 
 

More About Eric Clapton by Marc Roberty
 
 
 
Overview
(Book). Eric Clapton: A Life in Music tells the story a man who is arguably the world's greatest guitar player. Written by Clapton expert Marc Roberty, author of the incredibly detailed two-volume music chronicle Eric Clapton, Day by Day (Backbeat Books), this book covers the entirety of Clapton's impressively long career (the artist celebrated his fiftieth year in music in 2013). Clapton's own autobiography was light on music, concentrating more on the hardships in his life and how he overcame them, but Roberty's biography goes beyond that, with special emphasis on Clapton's music, making this biography a critical companion to Clapton's own book. Roberty starts with Clapton's early days in the Roosters and moves on to the artist's years with the Yardbirds through to John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek and the Dominos, and a highly successful solo career that is still going strong. The volume looks in-depth at his relationships with band members and why he left them all to pursue a solo career and includes details about all of Clapton's major musical endeavors.

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9781617130540
  • ISBN-10: 1617130540
  • Publisher: Backbeat Books
  • Publish Date: March 2018
  • Page Count: 304


Related Categories

Books > Music > Reference
Books > Biography & Autobiography > Composers & Musicians - General
Books > Music > Individual Composer & Musician

 
BAM Customer Reviews