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Eric Clapton: Nothing But the Blues: An 'In the Spotlight Special' (1995)

TV Movie  -  Music  -  19 June 1995 (USA)
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The absolute best Clapton video ever! Where can I buy a copy?

This video shows Clapton at his best, playing the blues. He discusses who has influenced him throughout his career, w/audio and video clips of performances by Howlin' Wolf, Buddy Guy, Muddy Waters, B.B. King, etc. (all the greats). It features the best guitar playing I've seen; particularly don't miss this version of "Have You Ever Loved A Woman" in the last 15 minutes of the tape... simply amazing!!!!!


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