Cream

7 June 1958, born on this day, Prince Rogers Nelson, the American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and actor. He produced ten platinum albums and thirty Top 40 singles during his career including the 1984 US No.1 & UK No.4 single ‘When Doves Cry’. His releases have sold over 80 million copies worldwide. He won seven Grammy Awards, […]

2 May 2005, Eric Clapton joined former Cream members Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce for the first of four nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall 36 years after they had split up. Tickets were changing hands for more than £500 on eBay and fans had flown over from the USA to witness the reunion, which […]

15 March 1969, Cream started a two-week run at No.1 on the UK chart with their fourth and final original album Goodbye. The single, ‘Badge’, (which was written by Eric Clapton and George Harrison), was subsequently released from the album a month later. Harrison was credited on the track, (for contractual reasons), as ‘L’Angelo Misterioso’ […]

9 Dec 1966, Supergroup Cream released their debut studio album Fresh Cream in the UK. The three piece of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker also released their second single ‘I Feel Free’ on the same day. https://youtu.be/gJktf4aTNvk Cream – I feel free (1967) Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10165699401560167

26 Nov 1968, Cream played their farewell concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Also on the bill were Yes and Taste. The concert was filmed and released as Cream’s Farewell Concert which has often been criticized for both its mediocre sound and visual effects: during Ginger Baker’s drum solo, he seems to change clothes […]

25 Oct 2014, Jack Bruce, best known as one third of Cream died of liver disease aged 71. Bruce played bass, sang and was the principal songwriter in Cream, and his CV reads like a comprehensive guide to the British blues boom, with spells in Alexis Korner’s Blues Inc, the Graham Bond Organisation, John Mayall’s […]

We have a new book! Cream – A People’s History brings together over 500 fan memories of the Sixties supergroup Cream. It plots the journey of guitarist Eric Clapton, drummer Ginger Baker and bass player Jack Bruce, who many music fans rate as second only to The Beatles in terms of importance, from their formation […]

10 July 1968, Eric Clapton announced that Cream would break-up after their current tour. The group’s third album, Wheels of Fire, was the world’s first platinum-selling double album and Cream are widely regarded as being the world’s first successful supergroup. https://www.thisdayinmusic.com/classic-albums/cream-disraeli-gears/ Cream – Disraeli Gears | This Day In Music Read the full article at […]

2 May 2005, Eric Clapton joined former Cream members Ginger Baker and Jack Bruce for the first of four nights at London’s Royal Albert Hall 36 years after they had split up. Tickets were changing hands for more than £500 on eBay and fans had flown over from the USA to witness the reunion, which […]

9 Dec 1966, Supergroup Cream released their debut studio album Fresh Cream in the UK. The three piece of Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce and Ginger Baker also released their second single ‘I Feel Free’ on the same day. Read the full article at The Day InMusic!: https://www.facebook.com/19706525166/posts/10164268363035167


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