Eric Clapton wth Blackie, c. 1977
© Pattie Boyd

Eric Clapton wth Blackie, c. 1977

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By Pattie Boyd
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Eric Clapton playing his legendary black Stratocaster guitar nicknamed "Blackie" for its finish. This guitar was built from three vintage guitars from the late 1950s.  He played it almost exclusively from 1973 to 1985, including on the hits Cocaine, I Shot the Sherrif, and Wonderful Tonight.

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Eric Clapton wth Blackie, c. 1977
Eric Clapton wth Blackie, c. 1977