Eric’s first appearance with John Mayall's Bluesbreakers took place at the King Mojo Club in Sheffield, South Yorkshire
John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers
John Mayall - Organ / Harmonica / Vocals
Eric Clapton - Guitar
John McVie - Bass
Hughie Flint - Drums
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers backed Bob Dylan at a recording session at CBS Studios in London. The material remains unreleased.
Eric left The Bluesbreakers for the first time to travel the world playing in a blues band they formed called The Glands. After driving through Europe, they arrived in Athens, Greece on 29 September
Eric and his friends secured a contract for their band, The Glands to play at the Igloo Club in Athens, Greece. Within days, Clapton did double duty and played with the house band, The Juniors
Eric played his last gig with The Juniors at Cine-Terpsithea in Athens, Greece before returning home to England
Eric rejoined John Mayall's Bluesbreakers. They played a session for Champion Jack Dupree at Decca Studios in West Hampstead and had an evening gig at the Blue Triangle Club in Ealing
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers played an early evening at the Red Cross Hall in Sutton, Surrey then traveled to Hayes, Middlesex for a late night show at the Blue Moon Club
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers recorded “On Top Of The World” and "Double Crossing Man" at Pye Studios at ATV House in London.