Eric Burdon -

Eric Burdon

by Paul Cashmere on May 11, 2019

in Uncategorized

Music legend Eric Burdon is a piece of rock history.

As lead singer of The Animals, Eric delivered the classics ‘House of the Rising Sun’, ‘We’ve Got To Get Out Of This Place’, ‘Its My Life’, ‘Sky Pilot’, ‘Monterey’, ‘Don’t Bring Me Down’ and ‘See See Rider’.

His music was a major influence on Bruce Springsteen who told the audience at SXSW that he got into music because of Eric Burdon.

Noise11’s Paul Cashmere sat down with Eric Burdon at SXSW to talk about Springsteen and a magnificent career.

Follow Noise11 on Twitter for news as it happens

For news as it happens follow Noise11 on Facebook

Listen to the Noise11 Music News channel now at iHeartRadio

Related Posts

Eric Burdon and the Animals
R.I.P. Hilton Valentine of The Animals 1943-2021

Hilton Valentine, the original guitarist for The Animals, has died at age 77.

January 30, 2021
Eric Burdon photo by Mary Boukouvalas
Eric Burdon Amused Trump Used One of His Classics Considering Its Meaning

Rock legend Eric Burdon is both pissed off and amused that the Trump campaign used his classic ‘House of the Rising Sun’ at a campaign rally without his permission but he also has drawn attention to the meaning of the song, something the Trumpers didn’t think about.

September 7, 2020
Eric Burdon Patti Smith photo by Yee Fan Chu
Eric Burdon Cake Sets Patti Smith’s Hair On Fire

Patti Smith personally delivered a birthday cake to Eric Burdon at his City winery show in New York on Friday night and accidentally set her hair on fire.

May 15, 2018
Eric Burdon with Paul Cashmere at SXSW. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Burdon and the Animals Australian Dates For 2016

Eric Burdon and the Animals will tour Australia in May.

February 2, 2016
Bruce Springsteen in Melbourne Photo by Ros OGorman
Bruce Springsteen Spills The Wine At Hunter Winery SETLIST

Bruce Springsteen opened his second winery show in the Hunter Valley in News South Wales with a cover of Eric Burdon & War ‘Spill The Wine’.

February 23, 2014
Eric Burdon with Paul Cashmere at SXSW. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Burdon Cancels Israel Show After Threats

Eric Burdon will not be appearing with the Israeli band Tislam at a show in northern Israel after receiving threatening e-mails.

July 26, 2013
Eric Burdon with Paul Cashmere at SXSW. photo by Ros O'Gorman
Eric Burdon To Release Memoir

Eric Burdon has signed with Alfred Music and ABKCO Music and Records for the release of his memoir, Breathless.  The book is expected late this year.

March 28, 2013