Eric Clapton is one of the most revered and influential guitarists of all time. From his early days with the Yardbirds, through John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek And The Dominos and on to his solo career he has had consistent critical and commercial success. “Planes, Trains And Eric” follows Eric Clapton and his band on the Far and Middle Eastern leg of his 2014 World Tour. The film features 13 full length performances from the tour intercut with interviews with Eric Clapton and the band members, rehearsal and soundcheck footage, travel by trains and planes, presentations and “fly on the wall” filming of all the many aspects of being on the road with Eric Clapton.

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On November 4, 2014, Eagle Rock Entertainment will release Planes, Trains and Eric by Eric Clapton on DVD and Blu-ray. This is an intimate film documenting life on the road during part of his 2014 tour intercut with superb full-length performances. The film features many classic tracks including: “Layla,” “Wonderful Tonight,” “Cocaine,” “Tears In Heaven,” “I Shot The Sherriff,” “Crossroads” and more.

Planes, Trains and Eric follows Eric Clapton and his band on the Far and Middle Eastern leg of his 2014 World Tour. The film features 13 full-length performances blended with interviews with Eric Clapton and the band members, rehearsal and soundcheck footage, travel by trains and planes, presentations and “fly on the wall” filming of all the many aspects of being on the road with Eric Clapton.

Eric Clapton is one of the most revered and influential guitarists of all time. From his early days with the Yardbirds, through John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers, Cream, Blind Faith, Derek And The Dominos and on to his solo career he has had consistent critical and commercial success.

The line up of the band featured on the film is Eric Clapton (guitar & vocals); Steve Gadd (drums); Paul Carrack (Hammond & vocals); Nathan East (bass & vocals); Chris Stainton (keyboards); Michelle John (backing vocals); Shar White (backing vocals).

Planes, Trains and Eric offers an unrivalled peek into the world of one of today’s greatest performers; and of course plenty of fantastic music.

ERIC CLAPTON
Planes, Trains And Eric

Format: DVD / Blu-ray
Label: Warners – Eagle
Release: 3 November 2014

TRACKLISTING:

1) Tell The Truth
2) Pretending
3) Crossroads
4) Driftin’
5) I Shot The Sherriff
6) Little Queen Of Spades
7) Layla
8) Wonderful Tonight
9) Key To The Highway
10) Before You Accuse Me
11) Tears In Heaven
12) Cocaine
13) Hoochie Coochie Man
14) High Time (Credits – Audio Only)

Bonus Features

Additional interviews
Live performances: (1) Nobody Knows You (When You’re Down And Out) (2) Alabama Woman

Key Selling Points

Filmed in high definition and simultaneously released on DVD.
Intimate film documenting the tour intercut with superb full length performances.
Features many classic tracks including: “Layla,” “Wonderful Tonight,” “Cocaine,” “Tears In Heaven,” “I Shot The Sherriff,” “Crossroads” and more.

Line-up

Eric Clapton (guitar & vocals); Steve Gadd (drums); Paul Carrack (Hammond & vocals); Nathan East (bass & vocals); Chris Stainton (keyboards); Michelle John (backing vocals); Shar White (backing vocals)

Screen Format: 16:9

Sound Formats: (TBC) DTS-HD Master Audio, LPCM Stereo

Running Time: 155 mins approx.

Region: Region Free

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian


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