Cream of Clapton; Tribute to Eric Clapton's Awesome Guitar
World-class guitarist/vocalist/producer Kevin Russell honors one of the greats in Rock and Blues history with his Cream of Clapton tribute. Kevin and his band dig deep into the music of the British guitar legend with fire, passion, and precision.
From Cream to the hits to the blues, Kevin is spellbinding as he brings to life these wonderful songs. Born and raised in the Motor City, Kevin’s has a very unique blend of blues, rock and soul – “It’s a Motor City thing!” He is a very soulful guitar player as well as singer/songwriter and record producer. Kevin first rose to prominence with his classic rock band 707, scoring a couple of rock radio classics hits and toured playing arenas throughout the 80’s. Kevin has also played with a who’s who list of recording and touring artists throughout his career.
In the 80’s Kevin joined forces with Billy Kreutzman and Brent Midland (Grateful Dead) to form Kokomo. They played sold out show after sold out show all around the U.S. Shorlty after Kevin got together with Stray Cats members Slim Jim Phantom & Lee Rocker and fellow guitarist Earl Slick.(Phantom, Rocker and Slick) Kevin toured with the band and co wrote and played on their follow up record “Cover Girl” Kevin and Clarence Clemons “The Big Man” became good pals in the Bay Area. They put a touring band together The Red Bank Rockers and hit the road. Playing too sold out crowds across the U.S. Their shows would often feature special guests like: Joe Walsh, Ringo, Bruce “The Boss”, Jackson Brown, Jon Bon Jovi, Ritchie Sambora. etc.
Sutter Creek Theatre
44 Main St.
Tickets are also available at: Heart & Soul, 42 Main St., Sutter Creek. 11-5 pm everyday. (209) 256-9702