Sunday, July 27, 2014
Appreciating JJ Cale With Eric Clapton & Friends
On Tuesday July 29, 2014, Eric Clapton & Friends will release the album “The Breeze (An Appreciation of JJ Cale).” With performances by Clapton, Mark Knopfler, John Mayer, Willie Nelson, Tom Petty, Derek Trucks and Don White, the album features 16 beloved Cale songs and is named for the 1972 single “Call Me The Breeze” (Clapton's new version above).
The full documentary for “The Breeze – An Appreciation of JJ Cale by Eric Clapton” is airing this weekend and leading up to the album release on VH1 Classic and Palladia. This behind-the-scenes look at Clapton’s tribute to JJ Cale features interviews with Clapton, Mayer, Knopfler, Trucks, White, Christine Lakeland and more. MORE HERE, HERE & HERE