Activities Office featured concerts

Slowhand—The Eric Clapton Experience: August 3

Slowhand—The Eric Clapton Experience recreates a Clapton concert with music that spans his sensational career and contribution to Rock ’n’ Roll! Eric Clapton has been referred to as one of the most important and influential guitarists of all time. Clapton is the only three-time inductee to the Rock ’n’ Roll Hall of Fame – once as a solo artist, and separately as a member of The Yardbirds and Cream. He ranked fourth in Rolling Stone Magazine’s list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time” and fourth in Gibson’s Top 50 “Guitarists of All Time.” Clapton has sold more than 38.5 million albums in the USA including 23 top ten singles and 15 top ten albums, and to this day, continues to tour and play to sold out arenas all over the world. On sale online and at Activities; $25

Dog n’ Butterfly—the ultimate tribute to Heart: August 24

Formed in 2004 by leader Lizann Warner, the members of Dog n’ Butterfly have won praise from Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart as well as from Roger Fisher and Steve Fossen (original guitarist and bassist) who also joined the group on stage in Washington in 2010.

“Your recreation of music, photo sets and style are amazing, what a truly dedicated tribute band. Proud that we influenced you in such an intense way, we are truly honored, humbled and proud!” – Ann and Nancy Wilson of Heart. “It’s heartwarming to see the amount of effort you all have put into creating accurate, inspired remakes of magical music…I feel honored to be part of a band that could inspire such a deep-felt delivery and honest reproduction…I thought that was me playing for a minute.” – Roger Fisher, guitarist and founding member of Heart. On sale now online and in the Activities; $25