Sting’s “Duets”: He Plays Well with Others
Sting has always been musically restless. His new project, “Duets,” showcases him working with a wide range of artists.
Looking Back…on Eric Clapton’s “Backless”
Eric Clapton’s “Backless” album tends to get overlooked. But our writer recalls just why it remains the one he listens to most often.
Eric Clapton: 7 of His Best Cover Songs
“Slowhand” has deep respect for the songs of both colleagues and blues masters. And he puts his own spin on them, as this list shows.
“Layla” At 50
“Layla” — the work of Eric Clapton with Derek and the Dominos — is a staple now. But 50 years ago, it didn’t make much of a splash.
Two-Man Bands, One-Hit Wonders
There are duos (like Hall and Oates) who had many, many hits. Then there are those duos who only had one big hit together.