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Eric Clapton Announces Tribute Concert for Ginger Baker

One of the greatest guitarists of all time is honoring one of the greatest drummers of all time. Eric Clapton has announced a tribute concert for late friend and former bandmate Ginger Baker . The show will happen on February 17 th at London’s Hammersmith Apollo with proceeds benefiting Leonard...
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Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, and More Remember Ginger Baker

Ginger Baker , the iconic drummer behind the band Cream , passed away this weekend at the age of 80 after spending the week in the hospital. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote Sunday morning . "Thank you to everyone for...
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Cream Drummer Ginger Baker Dies at 80

Ginger Baker , the drumming force behind Cream passed away on Sunday, October 6th, 2019 after an extended time in the hospital at the age of 80. "We are very sad to say that Ginger has passed away peacefully in the hospital this morning," Baker's family wrote on his social media. "Thank you to...
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Rock Blog: It's Eric Clapton's Birthday

Each year around this time I think about Eric Clapton. Nothing weird or nostalgic, just that we share the same birthday, March 30th. I loved Clapton as a kid and when I found out we had the same birthday, I felt like we were brothers. I met him once and told him. He wasn’t impressed. Video of THE...
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