Daylight Video

On this day 49 years ago, Eric Clapton left the Yardbirds over musical differences with the band. Here they are performing “Louise” in their Clapton era, in July 1964.

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Ed Kilgore

Ed Kilgore, a Monthly contributing editor, is a columnist for the Daily Intelligencer, New York magazine’s politics blog, and the managing editor for the Democratic Strategist.