11 Sep 19
Eric Clapton’s Sold Out Crossroads Guitar Festival To Be Simulcast Live On Nugs.tv Worldwide!
Known amongst his peers as a great collaborator, Eric Clapton will perform the fifth installment of his Crossroads Guitar Festival, on Friday, September 20, and Saturday, September 21 from the American Airlines Arena in Dallas, Texas. It promises two nights of live music performances and impromptu collaborations from the world’s most legendary guitar players. It will be available on nugs.tv at 8 p.m. ET on Friday September 20th and 7 p.m. ET on Saturday, September 21st.
Logistically, consumers worldwide can now order Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Festival Pay-Per-View online at http://nugs.tv with a credit card or by using PayPal on any internet-connected device: Mac, PC, iPhone, iPad, Android device, or SmartTV web browser. The Pay-Per-View may also be ordered via the nugs.net app available to consumers on AppleTV, iOS, or Android. They may also watch on internet-connected devices or TV via AirPlay, ChromeCast, or natively in the nugs.net AppleTV app. PC and Mac users may connect their computer to their TV via HDMI for a home theater viewing experience.
The price for each event is US $39.99 and will be transacted at locally equivalent exchange rates.
It was announced previously that North American audiences will also have access to the Pay-Per-View via their local Cable, Satellite, Telco and Digital outlets.
The 2019 Crossroads Guitar Festival will have a different line up each night that includes Eric Clapton, John Mayer, Jeff Beck, Joe Walsh, Bonnie Raitt, Sheryl Crow, Peter Frampton, Robert Cray, Vince Gill, Jimmie Vaughan and the Tedeschi Trucks Band. Other confirmed artists are Alan Darby, Albert Lee, Andy Fairweather Low, Billy Gibbons, Bradley Walker, Buddy Guy, Daniel Santiago, Doyle Bramhall II, Gustavo Santaolalla, James Bay, Jerry Douglas, Jonny Lang, Keb Mo, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Los Lobos, Pedro Martins, Robert Randolph, Sonny Landreth and Tom Misch.
Both nights are expected to be at least a four-hour performance. Of course, Eric will perform each evening.
All profits from the Festival will benefit The Crossroads Centre in Antigua, a treatment and education facility founded by Eric for chemically dependent persons.
The Crossroads Centre, Antigua
Founded in 1998, Crossroads Centre, Antigua was created to provide treatment and education to chemically and alcohol dependent persons, their families and their significant others. Treatment is provided through residential care, family and aftercare programs. The pathway to recovery is founded on the 12 steps and a change in lifestyle. Crossroads Centre, Antigua also operates a 16 bed halfway house in Antigua called the Bevon House and facilitates various ongoing recovery initiatives on the island of Antigua and the Caribbean.