Claptonesque is a Melbourne based band, 5 professional musicians - all expert blues men, add two vocalists and this band simply rocks!
Their set/s include " The Best Of " Eric Clapton's international hits.An "unplugged" version of Tears in Heaven, and a few other "unplugged" songs, (vocals and guitar only) guarantee to satisfy die-hard Clapton fans.
A standard set: 1 x 90 mins preferred.
Featuring blues performer & legend - Dave McFarlane on vocals and guitar, this band presents a smooth sound, excellent musicians and are already considered Australia's #1 Clapton Tribute Band.
Reccommended for corporate events, festivals, "Blues" themed events and private functions where a large stage is made available.
Eric Clapton's music has been a part of life for as long as the Beatles and the Rolling Stones... with such broad appeal across a wide age group we're sure you will love this high energy night of Clapton Classics in a fantastic concert atmosphere, respectfully performed by a dedicated band of Clapton enthusiasts headed by Melbourne based bluesman and songwriter Dave McFarlane.
Well known for superbands Cream, Blind Faith, Derek and the Dominos, and the ground-breaking, John Mayall, "Blues Breakers" album, Eric Clapton, Grammy Award winning guitarist, singer and composer, is one of the most respected and influential musicians of the rock-era.
Clapton joined The Yardbirds, a blues influenced rock and roll band in 1963 and stayed with them until 1965.
Absorbing influences from Chicago blues and legendary blues guitarists such as B.B. King and Freddie King, Clapton forged a distinctive style and rapidly became one of the most talked-about guitarists in the British music scene.
Credited as an innovator in Blues-Rock, Hard Rock, Delta Blues, Rock, Pop and Reggae, Clapton is widely considered to be one of the most influential guitarists in music history today.