Stop Now. What's That Sound? What's going down is the excitement in the air for Eric Burdon's birthday. In the spirit of "We've Got to Get Out of This Place" and "Sky Pilot," in which he used music to challenge the status quo, Eric is offering a streaming only sneak preview of his newly recorded - "magnificent" - version of Buffalo Springfield's 1966 protest anthem, "For What It's Worth," as a timely - and timeless - message to his fans"
"Every movement has to have a song. That's what music's meant for." - Eric Burdon Songs that Defined History..."We've Gotta Get Out of This Place" - as urgent a message as ever. Tonight Eric Burdon is part of #Soundtracks, on CNN's new series from Dwayne The Rock Johnson, to discuss the Vietnam War on the Kent State Anniversary. Tune in 10pm PST/EST "Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it." - George Santayana
Just 3 days until Eric Burdon's Birthday Bash at Libbey Bowl - Ojai, California! Here's a sneak preview of his last appearance and what's to come... Tickets: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2934126
Dear friends and supporters of Eric Burdon and the Animals- Just wanted to give you the heads up, in case you hadn't heard, that Eric Burdon, after touring the world, playing to sold out venues and receiving great reviews, is bringing it all back to California, to his adopted hometown of Ojai. In just over two weeks, on Saturday, May 6th, don't miss the chance to see a giant of the British Invasion, the singer with the "most physically imposing voice," in his long-awaited return to the Ojai Libbey Bowl for a special engagement. He is celebrating his birthday and the first anniversary of this great lineup of the Animals, which Eric says is the best version of his band yet. If you don't have tickets yet, they are available here: http://bpt.me/2934126 Thank you for your support of Eric and his music and hope we'll see you in Ojai in a couple of weeks.
Dear Music Lovers- It is our great pleasure to announce the long-awaited return performance by the legendary Eric Burdon and the Animals at the Ojai Libbey Bowl, on May 6, 2017 in support of CADA (Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse). Some of you may have already witnessed Eric’s Animal magnetism on stage. This time, Eric will perform with his new, wild band of Animals, featuring Ojai's own Ruben Salinas on saxophone, as well as Evan Mackey on trombone, Johnzo West on guitar, Davey Allen on keyboards, Justin Andres on bass and Dustin Koester on drums. After touring the world, performing to rave reviews and sold out shows everywhere, Eric is Bringing it On Back Home. Road-tested and ready to rock, you won't want to miss this newly reinvigorated ensemble standing behind the Voice of the Rising Sun, Rock n Roll Hall of Fame Artist Eric Burdon, drawing upon his 50+ year catalog, with many more surprises. This is your chance to catch Eric in your own backyard, raise a glass in honor of his birthday and in celebration of his band’s one year anniversary. Please purchase your tickets to reserve your seat for a rare opportunity to see this vibrant performance, up close and personal. www.universe.com/events/eric-burdon-and-the-animals-tickets-GPJ3ZH We would like to acknowledge a very special donor, Earl Minnis, whose passion for music and support for CADA has made this special event possible. Thanks again for your support.