Eric Johnson

Eric Johnson

 

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Eric Johnson (born August 17, 1954) is an American guitarist. His 1990 album Ah Via Musicom was certified platinum by the RIAA, and the single "Cliffs of Dover" won the Grammy Award for Best Rock Instrumental Performance.[1]

Best known for his electric guitar skills, Johnson is also a highly proficient acoustic, lap steel, resonator, and bass guitarist, as well as an accomplished pianist and vocalist.[2] He plays in many genres, including rock, blues, jazz fusion, soul, folk, new-age, classical, and country.[3] Guitar Player magazine has called him "one of the most respected guitarists on the planet".[4]

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Collage
Album
Collage is an album by musical artist Eric Johnson, released on November 17, 2017.
Pipeline
Song
Pipeline is a song by musical artist Eric Johnson, released on November 10, 2017.
Up Tight
Song
Up Tight is a song by musical artist Eric Johnson, released on November 10, 2017.
Ah Via Musicom
 
Ah Via Musicom is the third studio album by guitarist Eric Johnson, released in 1990 through Capitol Records.

Photos - Eric Johnson235

Popular Albums19

Album Appearances & References19

Popular Songs17

Live Album Appearances & References1

Song Appearances & References2

TV Shows1

Video Game References3

Collaborators & Influencers16

Other Music-Related Relationships10

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Commercial & Non-Profit Relationships1

Awards & Nominations2

Events2

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News Articles28

Eric Johnson
  –  December 18, 2017
Until 1990, guitarist Eric Johnson was the kind of player whose name was often mentioned among musicians who considered his 1986 major-label debut, Tones, as important a touchstone as anything by likeminded stringsmiths such as Pat Metheny and Larry ...
Eric Johnson
  –  December 18, 2017
Until 1990, guitarist Eric Johnson was the kind of player whose name was often mentioned among musicians who considered his 1986 major-label debut, Tones, as important a touchstone as anything by likeminded stringsmiths such as Pat Metheny and Larry ...
Nebraska recruiting: Ole Miss transfer Breon Dixon likes Huskers; Jamarye Joiner sets visit
  –  January 5, 2018
His interest in Nebraska was sparked by a pair of connections to the program. His trainer is former Nebraska linebacker Eric Johnson, who is based in Atlanta. Additionally, Dixon is friends with former Grayson teammate and Huskers linebacker Mohamed Barry.
Intel Shares Fall as Investors Worry About Costs of Chip Flaw
  –  January 5, 2018
"The potential liability is big for Intel," said Eric Johnson, dean of Vanderbilt University's Owen Graduate School of Management. "Everybody will be scrambling over the next few days to figure out just how big it is." Intel has said that the patches for ...
WPEN (97.5 The Fanatic)/Philadelphia Ups Tyrone Johnson, Natalie Egenolf To Full-Time
  –  January 4, 2018
“I’ve been watching TYRONE grow as a radio talent from his early days when I worked with him in the past,” said new Director of Sports Content ERIC JOHNSON, who worked with JOHNSON at TOWNSQUARE MEDIA Talk WKXW (NEW JERSEY 101.5)/TRENTON. "He has the ...
21 Stars Who Hid Their Pregnancies From The World
  –  January 4, 2018
I am going to be a mummy.” In May 2012, Simpson and then-fiancé Eric Johnson introduced the world to their new daughter, Maxwell Drew. Just 7 months later, Simpson and Johnson dropped a baby bomb on themselves when Jessica discovered she was already ...
All “A” Classic tipping off
  –  January 4, 2018
The Greyhounds have 9-4 start this year, with five players averaging at least eight points per game, led by Eric Johnson’s 19.9. The Polar Bears have struggled early this season, going just 2-11 entering Saturday’s game. Bracken County is led by Trey ...
Design Your Default: How To Create The Best Environment For Making Decisions
  –  January 4, 2018
Except that couldn’t be further from the truth. In 2003, Eric Johnson and Daniel Goldstein conducted a study about organ donation rates. They were looking for solutions to increase the number of organ donors, but their findings revealed far more than that.
Better decision-making for the planet
  –  January 4, 2018
Weber and her colleague Eric Johnson, a business and marketing professor at Columbia, coined the “query theory” to explain how people internally generate more arguments favoring the first option they consider, temporarily inhibiting arguments in favor ...
Intel falls as investors worry about costs of fixing chip bug
  –  January 4, 2018
“The potential liability is big for Intel,” said Eric Johnson, dean of Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management. “Everybody will be scrambling over the next few days to figure out just how big it is.” Lawyers filed a lawsuit in ...
Looking ahead at entertainment in ‘18
  –  January 4, 2018
Between Feb. 19 and 24, you can catch George Benson, Eric Johnson, Robert Cray, Doyle Bramhall II and Cesar Rosas and David Hidalgo of Los Lobos without traveling farther than St. Augustine. • Joe Satriani, Phil Collin and John Petrucci, Jan. 30 at the ...
Cold expected to cause issues
  –  January 4, 2018
Mirror photo by Gary M. Baranec / Altoona Water Authority workers Eric Johnson (left) and Preston Wilson respond to a frozen water main Tuesday along 12th Street in downtown Altoona. More cold-related problems may surface this week as colder air flows down ...
'Fifty Shades Freed' Trailer Reveals Anastasia Steele Is Pregnant!
  –  January 4, 2018
The antagonist from Fifty Shades Darker, Jack Hyde (Eric Johnson), returns and is more unhinged than ever when he seeks revenge on Anna after getting fired for sexually harassing her. In anticipation for the film, ET spoke with Rita Ora -- who plays ...
Ole Miss defensive back Breon Dixon eyeing transfer to Nebraska
  –  January 4, 2018
Grayson High was a four-star recruit, according to the 247Sports composite. The 5-foot-11, 206-pound Dixon trains in Atlanta with former Husker linebacker Eric Johnson and is good friends with current Nebraska inside linebacker Mohamed Barry, who also ...
Fifty Shades Freed (2018)
  –  January 3, 2018
Also returning from prior _Fifty Shades _entries__are Academy Award(r) winner Marcia Gay Harden, Eric Johnson, Rita Ora, Luke Grimes, Victor Rasuk, Jennifer Ehle, Eloise Mumford, Max Martini, Callum Keith Rennie, Bruce Altman and Robinne Lee, who are ...
TGIF: Happenings — what’s coming up in Northeast Ohio starting Jan. 5
  –  January 3, 2018
Eric Johnson, Arielle, March 13; Walker Hayes, March 15; Big K.R.I.T., March 18; Judah & The Lion, Colony House, Tall Heights, March 21; Iced Earth, Sanctuary, Kll Ritual, March 27; Kayzo, 4B, Dubloadz, Gammer, March 27; Pop Evil, Palaya Royale ...
49ers tight end George Kittle’s rookie season was historic
  –  January 3, 2018
Eric Johnson caught 40 passes in his 2001 rookie season for the 49ers. Mychal Rivera tallied over 400 receiving yards for the Oakland Raiders in 2013. The only other late-round tight end to reach those rookie milestones was the Minnesota Vikings’ Joe ...
Comedy is booming, but Silicon Valley can’t take a joke
  –  January 3, 2018
The best podcasts of 2017 Recode Radio Producer Eric Johnson shares his favorite episodes from Recode’s shows — and everyone else — in 2017. Sign up for our Recode Daily newsletter to get the top tech and business news stories delivered to your inbox.
Big first-half run propels Boston past Bucknell
  –  January 3, 2018
Boston 84, Bucknell 79 BOSTON (6-7, 2-0): Tyler Scanlon 6-8 1-2 14; Max Mahoney 4-6 0-1 8; Walter Whyte 2-6 0-0 4; Cedric Hankerson 5-11 10-13 21; Javante McCoy 3-7 5-6 13; Eric Johnson 1-4 0-0 2; Will Goff 5-7 2-3 17; Andrew Petcash 0-2 0-0 0 ...
New Trailer Debuts For Fifty Shades Freed
  –  January 3, 2018
It is produced by James, Michael De Luca, Dana Brunetti and Marcus Viscidi. It stars Jamie Dornna, Dakota Johnson, Eric Johnson, Eloise Mumford, Rita Ora, Luke Grimes, Victor Rasuk, Max Martini, Callum Keith Rennie, Bruce Altman, Arielle Kebbel ...
Fifty Shades Freed gets a new trailer
  –  January 2, 2018
Fifty Shades Freed is set for release on February 9th and also features returning stars Marcia Gay Harden, Eric Johnson, Rita Ora, Luke Grimes, Victor Rasuk, Jennifer Ehle, Eloise Mumford, Max Martini, Callum Keith Rennie, Bruce Altman, and Robinne Lee ...
MUSIC: 2018 Concert Preview: Confirmations & rumors
  –  January 2, 2018
Out in Glenside, The Keswick Theater is no stranger at looking down the road, and in the coming months has the likes of George Clinton and Parliament Funkadelic there February 8, guitarist Eric Johnson March 3 and k.d. Lang March 23. The region has become ...
‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Trailer Reveals New Surprises In The Final Installment Of Soapy Thriller
  –  January 2, 2018
Directed by James Foley from a screenplay by by Niall Leonard, the film also stars Marcia Gay Harden, Kim Basinger, Eric Johnson, Rita Ora and Luke Grimes. The previous two installments grossed nearly $950 million globally. Fifty Shades Freed opens in thea ...
New 'Fifty Shades Freed' Trailer Shows Dakota Johnson Fighting for Her Life (Video)
  –  January 2, 2018
In the new trailer, we see Anastasia Steele (Dakota Johnson) in a fight for her life in a battle against her deranged stalker Jack Hyde (Eric Johnson, no relation!). We are also treated to several shirtless shots of Jamie Dornan as Christian Grey ...
Celebrity engagements and marriages
  –  January 2, 2018
Jessica Simpson and Eric Johnson married on Saturday, July 6, 2014, at San Ysidro Ranch in Montecito, Calif. About a week later, she captioned an Instagram photo of herself, "Jessica Johnson," hinting that she may have taken her new husband's last name.
What Matters in Hollywood Today
  –  January 2, 2018
[Financial Times] — "Marijuana is legal in California now. Will an Uber-for-pot gold rush follow?" Eric Johnson reports on what could be the state's next big business. [Recode] — "Welsh gold mine behind three generations of royal wedding rings to ...
On His Latest Tour, Eric Johnson Revisits His Best-Loved Work, 'Ah Via Musicom'
  –  December 30, 2017
The Austin-based guitarist also has released a new album, 'Collage.' “I really was going for broke, and it kind of wore me out making that record,” he recalls. “I would record a song completely, overdub it and get it all finished, and then I’d ...
Inside Jessica Simpson & Eric Johnson's Unexpected Love Story
  –  December 20, 2017
Jessica Simpson's life couldn't look more different now than it did 11 years ago. The "I Wanna Love You Forever" singer was newly divorced from Nick Lachey, the duo having realized in front of the entire world by way of their reality show Newlyweds: Nick ...

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