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November 22nd - JFK assassinated - "I shot the sheriff"

In 1963, #JFK was shot by Lee Harvey Oswald.  From that moment on, conspiracy theories started to circulate, so today we ask Who shot the sheriff #singing;#feelgood… 395 more words

Feel Good

Musical interlude: Eric Clapton performs 'I shot the Sheriff' (2010)

An all time favourite-

I shot the Sheriff

The song was written and orginally recorded in 1973

by famed Reggae artist Bob Marley.

Eric Clapton… 34 more words

Music Notes

Sheriff can shoot down rivals at Ayr

Action comes from Navan tomorrow with the Listed Irish Stallion Farms E.B.F. Salsabil Stakes (3.30) the feature contest of an eight race card.

It looks a hot enough contest but it can go the way of… 385 more words

Irish Racing

The Daily Cut: Eric Clapton "I Shot the Sheriff"

Eric Clapton: “I Shot the Sheriff”

ALBUM:  461 Ocean Boulevard

YEAR:  1974

WRITER:  Bob Marley

Topped the Billboard Hot 100.

In his long career, Eric Clapton has only had one song top the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart, his version of Bob Marley’s “I Shot the Sheriff.” Clapton credits his rhythm guitarist at the time with turning him on to the reggae great.  58 more words




By 1974, Eric Clapton had established a reputation as a survivor. He had managed to overcome heroin and alcohol addiction. His life had spiralled out of control after releasing his debut solo album, Eric Clapton in August 1970. 2,239 more words


Poet's Corner 8 - Wake-up Call

Slim has been listening to reggae again.

Wake-up Call

 The sheriff is dead.

It matters little

that you did not

shoot the deputy