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A new tribute to the great JJ Cale


A new tribute to the great JJ Cale

The Breeze, An Appreciation of JJ Cale by Eric Clapton & Friends

JJ Cale died of a heart attack in 2013 at the age of 74, leaving behind a sterling musical legacy. Now, Eric Clapton and a cadre of other musical greats pay the pioneer of the Tulsa sound a fitting tribute with this 16-cut CD. Clapton is joined by Willie Nelson, Tom Petty, Derek Trucks, Mark Knopfler, John Mayer and Don White to perform some of Cale’s many great songs. Tracks include:

  1. Call Me The Breeze (Eric Clapton)
  2. Rock And Roll Records (Eric Clapton & Tom Petty)
  3. Someday (Mark Knopfler)
  4. Lies (John Mayer & Eric Clapton)
  5. Sensitive Kind (Don White)
  6. Cajun Moon (Eric Clapton)
  7. Magnolia (John Mayer)
  8. I Got The Same Old Blues (Tom Petty & Eric Clapton)
  9. Songbird (Willie Nelson & Eric Clapton)
  10. Since You Said Goodbye (Eric Clapton)
  11. I’ll Be There (If You Ever Want Me) (Don White & Eric Clapton)
  12. The Old Man And Me (Tom Petty)
  13. Train To Nowhere (Mark Knopfler, Don White & Eric Clapton)
  14. Starbound (Willie Nelson)
  15. Don’t Wait (Eric Clapton & John Mayer)
  16. Crying Eyes (Eric Clapton & Christine Lakeland)