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Eric Clapton being interviewed backstage in 1968 while touring with Cream, explaining his approach to playing the guitar and how he uses the volume, tone controls and wah-wah pedal to achieve his sound. His demonstration is done using his psychedelic-painted Gibson SG painted by Dutch artists Simon Posthuma and Marijke Koger, later known as “The Fool”. He also shows how he obtains his signature “Woman Tone”.
Play like Eric Clapton: The Ultimate Guitar Lesson Book with Online Audio Tracks
(Play Like). Study the trademark songs, licks, tones, and techniques of the original guitar god, Eric Clapton. This comprehensive book and audio teaching method provide the detailed analysis of Slowhand’s gear, tone, techniques, styles, songs, licks, riffs, and much more. You’ll learn everything you need to know about Clapton’s legendary guitar playing, from the ’60s blues-rock period to his solo career to Unplugged and beyond. Each book also includes a unique code that gets you access to online audio samples of all the music in the book. Songs covered include: Badge * White Room * Bell Bottom Blues * Change the World * Cocaine * Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) * Lay Down Sally * Layla * Sunshine of Your Love * Tears in Heaven * and more. Online audio is accessed at halleonard.com/mylibrary