FILE - This April 14, 2013 file photo shows Eric Clapton performing at Eric Clapton's Crossroads Guitar Festival 2013 at Madison Square Garden in New York. Clapton says singer-songwriter JJ Cale rescued him and gave him a direction. Cale?s music continues to inspire and push Clapton in powerful ways, something Clapton marks with the release this week of "The Breeze: An Appreciation of JJ Cale," a 16-track thesis study in Cale's career. (Photo by Charles Sykes/Invision/AP, File)