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Complete Clapton [Original recording remastered]

Eric Clapton Audio CD
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Guitar icon and three time Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee Eric Clapton releases his 19th solo studio album simply titled CLAPTON.

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  • Audio CD (8 Oct 2007)
  • Number of Discs: 2
  • Format: Original recording remastered
  • Label: Polydor Group
  • ASIN: B000V6JAWW
  • Other Editions: Audio CD  |  Vinyl  |  MP3 Download
  • Average Customer Review: 4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (64 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 630 in Music (See Top 100 in Music)

Disc: 1
1. I Feel Free
2. Sunshine Of Your Love
3. White Room
4. Crossroads (Live At Winterland)
5. Badge
6. Presence Of The Lord
7. After Midnight
8. Let It Rain
9. Bell Bottom Blues
10. Layla
See all 19 tracks on this disc
Disc: 2
1. I've Got A Rock 'N' Roll Heart
2. She's Waiting
3. Forever Man
4. It's In The Way That You Use It
5. Miss You
6. Pretending
7. Bad Love
8. Tears In Heaven
9. Layla (Unplugged)
10. Running On Faith (Unplugged)
See all 17 tracks on this disc

Product Description

ERIC CLAPTON Complete Clapton (2007 UK 28-track 2-CD album set - a career spanning best of compilation including Layla Tears In Heaven Wonderful Tonight I Shot The Sheriff and Cocaine. Housed in a picture sleeve)

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15 of 16 people found the following review helpful
Format:Audio CD
Eric Clapton's career really covers so many periods that it's not suprising that it all could not be contained on 2 CDs.
The openers from Cream are unstopable, I Feel Free, Sunshine Of Your Love, White Room, Crossroads (live) and Badge.
Presence Of The Lord with Blind Faith is an unexpected plus, I also recommend a version by Texas Band, Liberation Suite, from their 1975 self titled album.
Lots of solo tracks surround Bell Bottom Blues and the show stopping Layla from Derek And The Dominos, if you think the single version is good, well don't settle for that, the album version is here in all it's majesty!
Dylan's Knocking On Heaven's Door is taken in reggae style as is Bob Marley's I Shot The Sheriff, OK stuff, but Cocaine was never going to be my favourite track.
Wonderful Tonight really is another excellent song on CD 1.
On CD 2 look out for Bad Love and from Unplugged, Layla and Running On Faith.
However it's Tears In Heaven which is the totally unmissable gem when Eric really bares his soul.
With 36 tracks in total, all with good production standards, no casual fan need look elsewhere.
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59 of 66 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars So it's not ACTUALLY complete...well duh! 17 Nov 2007
Format:Audio CD|Verified Purchase
For this really to be COMPLETE, it would have to be everything that Eric Clapton has ever recorded, something it obviously isn't. Perhaps the title is wrong, but 'Greatest Hits' is rather hackneyed.

Most of those posting unfavourable reviews are complaining either that it's not complete or that one or two of their favourite tracks are not on it. Dear oh dear. How spoon-fed we seem to have become.

So what IS on it? Precisely what a half-sensible person might expect: many of his best-known tracks, spanning his entire career, including Layla, Wonderful Tonight, Tears in Heaven, Cocaine, Lay Down Sally...I mean, come on! What's the problem? I could get all grouchy that one of my favourites, Hoochie Coochie Man, isn't on it - but it's on other Clapton CDs. I think I can live with that.

This is an excellent introduction for the novice and a great collection for the fan.
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15 of 17 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Incomplete Clapton, but a great taster.... 18 Oct 2007
Format:Audio CD
I have to start my review by agreeing with those writers who've stated that this is primarily a greatest hits album, but then find myself asking how exactly do you fit 40 years output onto two compact discs??

The majority of people reading these reviews will ask 'John who?' when asked about John Mayall, and I don't say that to slight my readers in any way at all, honestly!

If you are thinking of getting into Mr. Clapton there is no better way to start than with this double album. The majority of his hits are included here, and if it gives you a taste to search out what is now a huge back catalogue then I would imagine that Eric, his recording company, and those who quite correctly describe this collection as incomplete will all benefit.

Buy it, enjoy it, then buy some of his older stuff - you'll find something to love on every solo and collaborative album. Who knows, maybe some people will become more aware of John Mayall, Bluesbreakers, Cream....
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19 of 22 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars birthday present 28 Nov 2007
By gozeat
Format:Audio CD
My son knowing I am and always will be a huge Clapton fan, bought this for my last birthday (I don't mean my LAST bithday, I am hoping to have many more!) I would not have gone and purchased this myself, as within my CD collection I have all of these tracks and could have made up this compilation myself. Having said that it is a good collection (how many Clapton collections have there been over the years?). The two discs represent a reasonable selection of the mans work, although I would have liked some of his early stuff with John Mayall and even The Yardbirds, perhaps Blind Faith, just to round the collection out. I played it in the car and it is a great driving companion, even though I know all the tracks well, thay are great songs and just remind you once again what a tremendous guitarist and vocalist Eric was and is. "Clapton is God" well in rock music yes he is one of them!
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13 of 15 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars I never got Clapton 2 Nov 2007
By Crazy Bald Heid VINE VOICE
Format:Audio CD
A great EC sampler but I have to be honest I never got Clapton, I always thought (sometime sidekick) Albert Lee, Beck,Page and especially the mighty Peter Green were all way more interesting players. I love guitar based rock and the blues but Clapton to me was either brilliant or awful and the whole patchy gamut is contained herein.

Being that this was the man who walked out on the "too commercial" Yardbirds he has produced some real pop pap. However when he is good he is very good, the Cream songs are outstanding, three massive egos adding up to the sum of their parts and more. His solo material is a real mixed bag, Layla whilst over familiar still raises the hairs when listened to in full. I still see dead people (Goodfellas) when I hear this - however which is Clapton and which is Greg Allman?.

Lay Down Sally is nice work and fun, Wonderful Tonight is stomach turningly twee in the extreme (although I think perhaps EC agrees), I know the subject matter but I am not fond of Tears in Heaven either. The unplugged version of Layla is excruciating elevator music. But you probably know these already. Other than that there are some fine softish rock tunes, if you are in that kind of mood. I always regarded the missing "Behind the Mask" as a guilty pleasure and think it should have been included with some of his early Bluesbreakers and Yardbirds work.

A nice taster but not in any way complete, but not for me. For all his talking about being a blues purist, this ain't the blues. Robert Johnson must be regretting selling his soul if this is his legacy.

His biography however is great, but that is another story.
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3.0 out of 5 stars "Remastered" or not?
Although advertised as "REMASTERED", I can find no reference to it on what I received. Can you explain, please?
Published 2 hours ago by Mr. D. Whelan
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Very nice. No problems with the transaction.
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Published 1 month ago by Gnholmes
5.0 out of 5 stars Fantastic greatest hits package - superb music!
Just what I was expecting - fantastic music from a truly great musician. Not a bad song amongst them.
Published 1 month ago by Mr. Keith Savage
5.0 out of 5 stars You can't go wrong on this one!
How good is this, 36 tracks from the Man!
All these are from his main career, so forget about the early stuff and meaningless collaboration! Read more
Published 1 month ago by Jackarmy1071
2.0 out of 5 stars Just not my thing
I bought this simply for a couple of tracks but would never have gone for anything else on the playlist. As in all things, it's just down to what you like.
Published 3 months ago by Richard J. Lock
5.0 out of 5 stars Fabulous album
Wanted an album for my son to give an overview of Eric Clapton's musical career. We are going to see him live in June and hope this gives him a starter album to enjoy.
Published 3 months ago by Mrs. Jacqueline Faller
5.0 out of 5 stars fast delivery
Hi, i bought this CD for my mother, it arrived quickly and in perfect condition... mother seems really pleased and i'm more than happy with the price!! Thanks :)
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