Eric Burdon was magnetically attracted to the desert in the late 60s, as many singers had been before him.
But he didn't stop when he got to the Palm Springs resort getaway of his predecessors, Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley.
He journeyed deeper, higher, to the mysterious terrain of the bizarre shaped rocks, the leaping cactus, the unidentified flying objects, and the twisting, dancing Joshua Trees.
In his album “My Secret Life” Eric wrote a song, “Hwy 62,” based on the…Continue
We're proud to announce Eric's participation in Amnesty International's latest music project, Chimes Of Freedom: The Songs Of Bob Dylan Honoring 50 Years of Amnesty International. Eric recorded "Gotta serve somebody" for the collection, which will support Amnesty's life-saving human rights…Continue
Added by Marianna Burdon on December 10, 2011 at 9:00am — No Comments
“Chimes of Freedom,” a four-disc album, will be released on Jan. 24, 2012. It will also be available as a digital release. Dylan’s version of his original song, "Chimes of Freedom," is also featured on the…Continue
These coms from earlier in the tour when Eric and the band performed in Salmon Arm, BC and Snoqualmie, WA
Added by Marianna Burdon on August 5, 2011 at 3:18pm — No Comments
Here is one more review from Eric's show in Karlsruhe, Germany
Take a look and enjoy!
Below are some reviews of Eric's shows in Germany.
The reviews are all in German.
Thanks to all of the fans who have come out to see Eric and the band performing in this Summer's European tour. Thanks to you all for making this tour successful and for your ongoing support on Eric's music. We started with 2 sold out gigs in Spain where Eric got an award for best performance in San Javier festival (check out the awards below). Continuing our tour to Germany, the German audience welcomed us with open arms, the festival crowds braved the unseasonal weather to enjoy the shows.…Continue
The ultimate Animals greatest hits album ‘The Animals Retrospective’ is now available in super high definition download for the very first time on HDtracks.com! Hear “House of the Rising Sun” the way it was meant to be heard! Click here to get it now…Continue
Check out this review of Eric's show at Snoqualmie Casino in Washington on July 17, 2011.
Added by Marianna Burdon on July 19, 2011 at 5:21pm — No Comments
Tell your friends! The Best of the Animals is part of iTunes’ Classic Rock Sale! Click here to get it now for only $7.99 for a limited time (US only).…Continue
Before his show at B.B. King's Blues Club & Grill this Wednesday, Eric had an interview with Timessquare.com
You can check it out here: http://www.timessquare.com/Music__/Music_Features/Q_%26_A_with_Eric_Burdon_/
Eric recently had an interview with Suzanne Rothberg at Patch.com for his upcoming show at the Tarrytown Music Hall in Tarrytown, NY.
Added by Hermilo Gomez on May 23, 2011 at 9:29pm — No Comments
There is a new Podcast available from z107.7 FM in the Joshua Tree, CA area which can be downloaded on Itunes
Eric talked with Ted Quinn from z107.7fm on Sunday May 8th.
You can download the free podcast with Eric's interview and others from the Local Music Showcase Hosted by Ted Quinn here: …Continue
Added by Marianna Burdon on May 11, 2011 at 2:20pm — No Comments
Last week, Eric pulled his bike out of the garage, dusted it off and took a ride down to Laughlin, NV to perform at the 29th Annual Laughlin River Run.
We would like to thank everyone that came out to support the band in Laughlin.
Tomorrow (May 5) Eric and the guys are playing at the May…Continue
Eric Burdon and the Animals will be featured on a 60s Beat show on KRVM from 5-7 P.M. Pacific time on Monday, May 9. This segment will include an interview with Eric from last October.
You can catch the show at http://krvm.org/
Added by Marianna Burdon on April 20, 2011 at 11:38am — No Comments
Here is an interview Eric did with Rick Landers at Guitar International Magazine.
Check it out.
We had some great times together, something John gave a nod to in his song "I Am The Walrus." It may be one of my more dubious distinctions, but I was the Egg Man, or, as some pals called me, "Eggs." The nickname stuck after a wild experience I'd had at the time with a Jamaican…Continue