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Eric Clapton, Ginger Baker Pay Respects to Late Jack Bruce at Funeral

Those in attendance sang songs by the Beatles, Cat Stevens and Bruce himself.

11/05/2014

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A Tribute to the Legendary Jack Bruce

New month, but we looked back a week to musically eulogize the fantastic talent of singer/songwriter/bassist/multi-instrumentalist Jack Bruce.

11/02/2014

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Jack Bruce, Legendary Cream Bassist, Dead at 71

His death was confirmed on his official Facebook page earlier today (Oct. 25) by his family

10/27/2014

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Cream Bassist Jack Bruce Dies at 71

Former Cream bassist and vocalist Jack Bruce has passed away at age 71. Along with guitarist Eric Clapton and drummer Ginger Baker, Cream formed one of the earliest known rock “supergroups” that has sold over 15 million records worldwide.

10/25/2014

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11 Amazing Ben & Jerry’s Flavors That Don’t Exist (But Should)

Ben & Jerry’s introduced the world to their “Cherry Garcia” ice cream on this day in 1987, but haven’t made many other rock-themed flavors since. Here are a few awesome new ideas.

06/19/2014

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Iommi on Black Sabbath Turning Down Ginger Baker: ‘We Didn’t Want Problems’

Tony Iommi said in a recent interview that Black Sabbath turned down former Cream drummer Ginger Baker because they didn’t want to have “problems”. What exactly is he referring to?

08/28/2013

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Eric Clapton: “Ginger Is An Incredible Human Being With Fantastic Potential”

“He influenced me as a drummer. But not as a person.” That’s what Free/Bad Company member Simon Kirke said about former Cream/Blind Faith skinsman Ginger Baker in the must-see documentary, Beware Of Mr. Baker, out […]

02/28/2013

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Rick Rubin Wanted Ginger Baker To Be Black Sabbath’s Drummer

Legendary Cream drummer Ginger Baker playing for Black Sabbath? It’s not a classic rock version of fantasy football – it was an actual suggestion floated by Sabbath’s producer, Rick Rubin. In a recent Rolling Stone […]

02/12/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Eric Clapton On Cream: ‘I Could Hold My Own’

Even if you don’t like Ginger Baker’s work in Cream and Blind Faith (among many other groups), the documentary Beware Of Mr. Baker is a compelling film.

01/25/2013

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Revealed: Ten Unanswered Questions From ‘Beware Of Mr. Baker’

Former Cream and Blind Faith member Ginger Baker is arguably the greatest drummer in rock and roll history. Another argument could be made that he’s the most difficult drummer to deal with. A new documentary, Beware […]

01/24/2013

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