Home > News & Reviews > Eric Clapton

Eric Clapton Announces Details Of Christmas Album

Monday, 20 August 2018 Written by Jon Stickler

Eric Clapton will release his first Christmas album this year.

The blues-tinged 'Happy Xmas' is set to arrive on October 12 and will feature 13 seasonal classics such as White Christmas and Silent Night alongside lesser-known Christmas songs and a brand new Clapton track, For Love on Christmas Day. Clapton's rendition of Jingle Bells is also dedicated to the memory Avicii, the DJ who died in April.

Co-produced by Clapton and Simon Climie, the album marks the guitarist's 25th studio album to date and his first release since 2016's 'I Still Do', aside from his 'Life in 12 Bars' documentary soundtrack earlier this summer. It also features hand-drawn cover art from Slowhand, which you can view below along with the record's tracklist.

Clapton will play two shows at New York’s Madison Square Garden on October 6 and 7. Tickets are on sale now.

'Happy Xmas'

1. White Christmas
2. Away In A Manger (Once In Royal David’s City)
3. For Love On Christmas Day
4. Everyday Will Be Like A Holiday
5. Christmas Tears
6. Home For The Holidays
7. Jingle Bells (In Memory Of Avicii)
8. Christmas In My Hometown
9. It’s Christmas
10. Sentimental Moments
11. Lonesome Christmas
12. Silent Night
13. Merry Christmas Baby
14. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Eric Clapton Upcoming Tour Dates are as follows

Sat October 06 2018 - NEW YORK New York - Madison Square Garden (USA)
Sun October 07 2018 - NEW YORK New York - Madison Square Garden (USA)

Click here to compare & buy Eric Clapton Tickets at Stereoboard.com.





Let Us Know What You Think - Leave A Comment!




Related News

Eric Clapton Unveils Claymation Video For Bluesy White Christmas Cover
Thu 15 Nov 2018
Eric Clapton has shared a video for his take on White Christmas.
Eric Clapton Announces Three Nights At London's Royal Albert Hall
Wed 24 Oct 2018
Eric Clapton will play his only UK shows of 2019 in London next spring.
Eric Clapton Tickets For British Summer Time Hyde Park Show On Sale 9am Today
Fri 01 Dec 2017
Eric Clapton will perform at Hyde Park in London next summer. Eric Clapton tickets go on sale at 9am today.
Ringo Starr Announces 20th Studio Album 'What's My Name'
Fri 13 Sep 2019
Ringo Starr has announced his 20th studio album.
The Who Announce New Album 'WHO' And UK & Ireland Arena Tour - How To Buy Tickets
Fri 13 Sep 2019
The Who have announced their first new studio album in 13 years and an arena tour.
Toto To Release '40 Tours Around The Sun' Live Album And DVD
Mon 09 Sep 2019
Toto have announced '40 Tours Around The Sun', a live album and concert film.
Bauhaus To Play First Show In 13 Years At Los Angeles Hollywood Palladium
Wed 11 Sep 2019
Photo: Graham Trott Bauhaus have announced a one-off reunion show.
 
< Prev   Next >