I don't get Eric Clapton, or how he's managed to keep his superstar status over the decades.
Yeah, I loved him in Cream, but by Blind Faith his star was fading for me. His last decent effort was Derek and the Dominos, but hey, that was in 1970! Clearly, the drugs were taking their toll.
I know a million guitar players grovel at his feet, I guess because he's technically a good picker. But he's got no soul whatsoever or stage presence to speak of, and worse yet, he's boring.
He hasn't written a … Read more