Tag archive for ‘Eric Clapton’

Kurt Rosenwinkel & Eric Clapton “Big Road Blues”

Kurt Rosenwinkel & Eric Clapton "Big Road Blues"

In 2012 Eric Clapton came to the Village Vanguard to hear Kurt Rosenwinkel perform with his band, and subsequently invited him to perform at the 2013 Crossroads Guitar Festival – that year held in Madison Square Garden. The invitation was for Kurt to have a 20 minute set with his own band, to invite one […]

Kurt back in the US – and Asia

Kurt back in the US - and Asia

Kurt Rosenwinkel finished off 2013 on an incredible high – participating in the Kennedy Center Honors awarded to Herbie Hancock and held at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC. The tribute was put together by Terence Blanchard and had Kurt perform with Chick Corea, Terri Lyne Carrington, Joshua Redman as […]

Kurt Rosenwinkel Downbeat cover story!

Kurt Rosenwinkel Downbeat cover story!

Kurt Rosenwinkel is the cover story in the jazz publication Downbeat Magazine for their forthcoming July issue, which is just hitting newsstands and being distributed to subscribers now. Downbeat also distributes their magazine via a digital subscription or via the iPad. The article itself mainly focuses on Kurt’s […]

Kurt Rosenwinkel @ Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival

Kurt Rosenwinkel @ Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival

In late 2011 we got a call from Eric Clapton’s office, telling us that Clapton was planning to visit NYC to hear Kurt Rosenwinkel perform on 2/28/2012 at the Village Vanguard. They insisted they wanted to pay for the 2 tickets they asked for, but just wanted to make sure that there was seats and […]

Kurt Rosenwinkel on tour!

Kurt Rosenwinkel on tour!

Kurt Rosenwinkel has just embarked on a tour of the US & Japan with his New Quartet feat. Aaron Parks (pia),Eric Revis (b) & Justin Faulkner (dr). The tour started at Kuumbwa Jazz Centerin Santa Cruz, CA – where Kendrick Scott replaced Justin – continued to Portland Jazz Festival yesterday, tonight […]