Daylight Video

Incredibly, Eric Clapton is 70 today. There are obviously many tunes we could feature, but I’ll start with one of my personal favorites: Derek & the Dominoes covering Hendrix’s “Little Wing,” live in New York in 1970.

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.