Final Leg Of Clapton’s Summer Tour Starts 6 August

Eric Clapton and His Band are getting ready to head back out on the final leg of the 2008 Summer Tour! The U.S., Canadian, Irish and U.K. dates took place in May and June. After taking off the month of July, Eric’s first gig of the European leg happens on 6 August 2008 in Bergen, Norway. It will be followed by dates in Iceland, Denmark, Germany, Poland, Switzerland and Monaco. The tour wraps on 23 August.

Eric’s band features Chris Stainton (keyboards), Doyle Bramhall II (guitar / vocals), Willie Weeks (bass), Abe Laboriel Jr (drums), Michelle John (backing vocals) and Sharon White (backing vocals).

Support for the first night of the tour in Norway is Grande, with Ellen Kristjansdottir opening in Iceland.

Jakob Dylan – who’s solo album "Seeing Things" was recently released – will support Eric Clapton in Leipzig, Berlin, Munich, Weisbaden and Zurich. You can learn more about him on his official website,

Dzem – Poland’s premiere blues band – will open in on 14 August for Eric in Gdynia. Visit their website at

Set lists, fan reviews and photos will be published as always here on in the Tour section. Since Where’s Eric! is staffed by a small number of fan-volunteers so it is impossible for us to attend all shows on a tour. We invite our fellow fans around the world to help build an accurate and complete concert archive by submitting set lists and other details from the concerts they attend.

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– Your review
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Plus, there will be complete coverage in the next issue of Where’s Eric! Magazine with in-depth critical reviews of concerts, exclusive photographs, a "train spotters guide" to all songs performed during the tour and all regular magazine features.

Eric Clapton and His Band will be visiting the following cities during August:

6 August: The Koengen, Bergen, Norway
Online Ticket Sales from Billet Service
Support: Grande

8 August: Egilsholl Arena, Reykjavic, Iceland
Online ticket sales from
Support: Ellen Kristjansdottir

10 August: Skanderborg Festival, Denmark
Online sales from Billetlugen
Visit the Skanderborg Festival Website for complete lineup of performers.

12 August: Festwiese, Leipzig, Germany
Tickets available from Eventim
Support: Jakob Dylan

14 August: Skwer Kosciuszki, Gdynia, Poland
Tickets available from Live Nation – Poland
Support: Dzem.

15 August: Waldbuhne, Berlin, Germany
Tickets available from available from Eventim
Support: Jakob Dylan

17 August: Konigsplatz, Munich, Germany
Tickets available from Eventim
Support: Jakob Dylan

19 August: Kurhaus-Bowling Green, Wiesbaden, Germany
Tickets available from Eventim
Support: Jakob Dylan

20 August: Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland
Tickets on sale 28 March at 8AM CET
Tickets available from Ticket Corner
Telephone Sales: + 41 900 800 800
Support: Jakob Dylan

22 August: Sporting Summer Festival, Monte-Carlo, Principality of Monaco
23 August: Sporting Summer Festival, Monte-Carlo, Principality of Monaco
Sporting Summer Festival Website details on all festival events
Tickets available from Sporting Summer Festival. According to the festival website, patron arrival time is 8:30PM with the show starting at 10:30PM. No assigned seating, jackets required.

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