Entries by AlanPaul

Eric Clapton postpones two shows at LA Forum

Statement from Eric Clapton website: “Due to severe bronchitis and under doctor’s advisement, Eric Clapton is rescheduling this weekend’s two shows at The Forum in Los Angeles. The Saturday March 25th show will now be held Wednesday, September 13th. The Sunday March 26th show will now be held Monday September 18th. He is very sorry […]

Allman Brothers unveil Fox Box – details

Among us hardcore fans, there have been a few legendary runs in the ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND‘s last stage, which lasted fromWarren Haynes’ return at the Beacon in March, 2001 until their final show at the same place on October 24, 2014. The three-night stand at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre September 24-26, 2004, part of a 35th anniversary tour, has […]

First track of new Chuck Berry album released

In light of Chuck Berry’s death, his record label has released a single from his upcoming album, CHUCK, which will be his first new album since 1979’s ‘Rock It.’ This is good news first of all because I wasn’t sure if the record was actually done and second because the song sounds damn good. It features […]

An Interview with David Gilmour

I interviewed David Gilmour in October, 2015, for a Relix cover story. Today is his birthday. Good enough reason to share the story with you. David Gilmour’s guitar sound is completely distinctive: the tone, the touch, the phrasing. Anyone with a passing familiarity with Pink Floyd – which is to say anyone who’s turned on […]

The 45th Anniversary of Eat A Peach

Today is the 45th anniversary of the release of Eat A Peach, the album that first hooked me on the Allman Brothers Band. In honor of this, I offer you this edited excerpt from One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band about the making of this landmark album. You can buy the paperback by […]