Eric Clapton tribute act is back for the fifth time

A tribute act to Eric Clapton will make their fifth appearance at The Phoenix Theatre in Blyth this month as part of a special 30th anniversary tour.

Top tribute band Classic Clapton, featuring front-man Mike Hall, will be making a welcome return to the town, where they will perform all of Eric Clapton’s classic songs including Wonderful Tonight, Tears in Heaven, Crossroads, I Shot the Sheriff, Lay Down Sally, and of course Layla.

The band was formed in Newcastle in 1985 and in 2001 they embarked on an extensive tour of UK theatres.

Classic Clapton will be performing at The Phoenix Theatre on Friday, March 20, at 8pm.

Tickets priced at £15 are available by calling (01670) 367228 or online at