"I use any excuse I can to utilize the Bo Diddley 'bilongo beat.' I just like to be at that particular place that Bo Diddley created, which has its roots in Africa. I was invited to his funeral ceremony and after hero-worshipping the guy for years, I never had the chance to meet him face-to-face, until he was lying in his coffin. As my wife and I stood looking down at Bo, in his state of grace, I was thinking to myself, 'I'll bet he's lying there listening to…
To all Eric Burdon fans!!
Tune in today on CNN Newsroom!!!!
Don't miss Eric Burdon’s interview with Don Lemon at the Apollo Theater in NY that is scheduled to run today in two parts --
One at 6:50PM and the other one at 7:50PM.
BO DIDDLEY SPECIAL
"It's been 5 years since we lost one of the true originals and one of my all-time heroes, the great Bo Diddley.
We were two ships in the night but we never did actually meet eye to eye, until the day he was laid to rest. We sent messages to each other throughout the years, often through songs. This song is my final message to the man. I hope you receive this in the spirit in which it was recorded."
April 18, 2013
Click here to enjoy an interesting review/ interview from American Blues Scene.
Tune into ROCKLINE Radio TONIGHT at 8:30 pm PST (11:30 pm EST)! Eric will be joining host Bob Coburn and taking your calls at 1-800-344-ROCK (7625)! To find a station near your or to stream the show live, head over to www.rocklineradio.com
February 16, 2013
Eric will be at a signing and meet and greet, February 21st at 6pm at Silver Platters - Queen Anne Store in Seattle. Don't miss it West Coast!
Every week, Rich Terfry looks back in our Rear-view Mirror at a great song from the good ol’ days. This week, The Animals with "We Gotta Get Out of This Place. Click Here for more info on The Animals on CBC—The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
Eric is so excited that the premiere of "Black Dog" was featured in Rolling Stone and "Out Of My Mind" in Paste Magazine!
So here's the situation. You're sent into exile and your Eric Burdon collection is confiscated except that, as a gesture of mercy, you're allowed to bring 5 and only 5 Eric Burdon tunes with you.…Continue