Eric Clapton The Studio Album Collection 1970-1981 on 180g 8LP Box Set
January 2016 sees the release of this impressive eight-piece, vinyl only box set, which brings together all of Eric Clapton's solo studio albums from his time with the Polydor/RSO label, spanning the period 1970 – 1981. Each album has been faithfully replicated and pressed on 180g vinyl and two of them, Eric Clapton – Eric Clapton and Derek and The Dominos – Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs, have been remastered especially for this release.
Eric Clapton, who recently celebrated his 70th year, needs little by way of an introduction, as a renowned solo artist in his own right as well as a member of the Yardbirds, Cream and Derek and the Dominos. He is the only three time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame and is one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. He has been the recipient of 17 Grammy Awards, 1 Brit Award and 1 Bafta.
In addition to 1970's Eric Claption ("After Midnight," "Blues Power," "Let It Rain") and Derek and The Dominos' Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs ("Tell The Truth," "Layla," "Bell Bottom Blues"), the box set includes 1974's 461 Ocean Boulevard ("I Shot The Sheriff"), 1975's There's One In Every Crowd ("Swing Low Sweet Chariot"), 1976's No Reason To Cry (duet with Bob Dylan on "Sign Language"), 1977's Slowhand ("Cocain," "Lay Down Sally," "Wonderful Tonight"), 1978's Backless ("If I Don't Be There By Morning," "Promises") and 1981's Another Ticket ("I Can't Stand It," "Another Ticket"). The collection comes complete with a download voucher.
• 180g 8LP Box Set
• Brings together all of Clapton's solo studio albums from his time with the Polydor/RSO label, spanning the period 1970 – 1981
• 1970's Eric Clapton and Derek and The Dominos' Layla And Other Assorted Love Songs remastered especially for this release
• Also includes 461 Ocean Boulevard, There's One In Every Crowd, No Reason To Cry, Slowhand, Backless & Another Ticket
• Download voucher