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Eric Clapton Announces 2013 Tour Featuring Willie Weeks

Willie Weeks and Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton will be hitting the road in 2013 for a U.S. tour, set to kick off March 14th at in Phoenix, Arizona and culminating in the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York City’s Madison Square Garden.

The guitar legend has once again enlisted bassist Willie Weeks to lay down the groove for his band. Weeks, who has worked with the top names in the industry, has been in Clapton’s touring lineup for quite some time. The rest of the band includes guitarist Doyle Bramhall II, drummer Steve Jordan, keyboardists Paul Carrack and Chris Stainton, pedal steel guitarist Greg Leisz, and backing vocalists Michelle John and Sharon White.

Tickets for the concerts go on sale beginning November 30th.

Eric Clapton 2013 U.S. Tour Dates:

  • March 14, 2013: Phoenix, AZ – U.S. Airways Center
  • March 16, 2013: Houston, TX – Toyota Center
  • March 17, 2013: Austin, TX – Frank Erwin Center
  • March 19, 2013: Dallas, TX – American Airlines Center
  • March 20, 2013: Oklahoma City, OK – Chesapeake Energy Arena
  • March 22, 2013: Nashville, TN – Bridgestone Arena
  • March 23, 2013: New Orleans, LA – New Orleans Arena
  • March 26, 2013: Jacksonville, FL – Jacksonville Veterans Memorial Arena
  • March 27, 2013: Atlanta, GA – Gwinnett Arena
  • March 29, 2013: Hollywood, FL – Seminole Hard Rock Live
  • March 30, 2013: Hollywood, FL – Seminole Hard Rock Live
  • April 2, 2013: Charlotte, NC – Time Warner Cable Arena
  • April 3, 2013: Raleigh, NC – PNC Arena
  • April 5, 2013: Uncasville, CT – Mohegan Sun Arena
  • April 6, 2013: Pittsburgh, PA – Consol Energy Center
  • April 12, 2013: New York, NY – Madison Square Garden
  • April 13, 2013: New York, NY – Madison Square Garden