Eric Clapton Announces Major U.S. Tour Culminating In
2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival Presented By Chase
OVER 30 OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST GUITARISTS PLAY SIDEMEN TO EACH OTHER
OVER TWO NIGHTS AT THE WORLD’S MOST FAMOUS ARENA,MADISON SQUARE
GARDEN, APRIL 12-13 2012
Two-Night Festival To Feature Legendary Music And Collaborations Including:
Allman Brothers, BB King, Brad Paisley, Eric Clapton, Gary Clark Jr., Jeff Beck
John Mayer, Keith Urban, Vince Gill, Taj Mahal and many more.
(November 19, 2012) – Widely considered one of the world’s all time greatest guitarists
and known amongst his peers as a great collaborator, Eric Clapton announced today
a major U.S. tour culminating in his fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival presented
The Festival, which has become legendary in its own right for hosting
performances and impromptu collaborations from the world’s most legendary guitar
players, will take place April 12-13 for the first time at New York City’s famed Madison
Clapton and his band will visit more than a dozen cities across the U.S. beginning
March 14, 2013 The tour will end with the two-night Festival where
Clapton will gather the past, present and future of guitar music onto one stage for an
unparalleled musical event.
All profits from the Festival will benefit The Crossroads
Centre in Antigua, a treatment and education facility founded by Clapton for chemically
dependent persons. The Festival is presented by Chase.
Tickets for the Crossroads Guitar Festival Presented By Chase will be offered as
an advance sale to Chase customers beginning Monday, November 26 at 12pm
EST via www.ticketmaster.com through Thursday, November 29 at 10pm.
General Public On-Sale will begin Friday, November 30 at 12pm EST.