Jack Bruce

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Jack Bruce laid to rest

6 Nov 2014

Music gossip

Eric Clapton led mourners in singing at Jack Bruce's funeral yesterday. The 71-year-old bassist - who died from liver disease last month - was laid to rest at Golders Green Crematorium in north London yesterday (05.11.14), and mourners including his…

Eric Clapton shares Jack Bruce tribute

29 Oct 2014

Music gossip

Eric Clapton has shared a musical tribute to Jack Bruce. The 'Wonderful Tonight' hitmaker was left devastated when his friend and former Cream bandmate passed away on Saturday (25.10.14) and has now posted a touching musical piece on his Facebook…

Eric Clapton pays tribute to Jack Bruce

27 Oct 2014

Music gossip

Eric Clapton has hailed Jack Bruce a "great inspiration". The Cream legend passed away on Saturday (25.10.14) at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia, and his former bandmate has paid tribute to his friend's talent. Eric wrote on his Facebook page…

Jake Bruce was grateful for 'miraculous' liver transplant

26 Oct 2014

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Jack Bruce was grateful for the "miraculous" liver transplant which reinvigorated his life in the months before his passing. The Cream legend - who passed away at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia yesterday (25.10.14) aged 71 - spoke earlier this year…

Jack Bruce dies at 71

25 Oct 2014

Music gossip

Jack Bruce has died aged 71. The Cream legend sadly passed away today (25.10.14) at his home in Suffolk, East Anglia, surrounded by his close friends and family. His relatives announced the devastating news on his official Facebook page today…

Cream's Jack Bruce fell out of love with recording

25 Mar 2014

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Cream's Jack Bruce "fell out of love" with recording. The group's former bassist and singer - whose band included guitarist Eric Clapton and drummer Ginger Baker - has now released his first solo album in almost 10 years, 'Silver Rails', after…

Five picks from Celtic Connections 2012

6 Jan 2012

Featuring Zoe Muth, Jack Bruce, King Creosote and Jon Hopkins and Vieux Farka Touré

Zoe Muth & The Lost High Rollers The year in Americana 2011 belongs to Gillian Welch and the release of her album The Harrow & the Harvest, but amongst a promising field of young female country singers, Zoe Muth stands out. With her ear for an instant…

Celtic Connections 2012 line-up announced

26 Oct 2011

Glasgow traditional music festival features 2100 artists and 300 events over 18 days in 20 venues

This year's festival will include 2100 artists, 300 events, 20 venues all over 18 days. Being that winter is in the offing, you now wake up in the morning for work and its dark, you then head home from work and its dark. One thing that will surely…