Derek and the Dominos


Derek and the Dominos was an American blues rock band. The band's members were Eric Clapton, Carl Radle, Bobby Whitlock, Jim Gordon, and Duane Allman. They made the album Layla and Other Assorted Love Songs. "Layla", with the well-known guitar riff, came from that same album. The band broke up after one album.

Derek and the Dominos
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Background information
OriginNew York, New York, USA[source?]
GenresBlues rock
Years active1970–1971
Associated actsDelaney, Bonnie & Friends, The Allman Brothers Band
Past membersEric Clapton
Duane Allman
Bobby Whitlock
Carl Radle
Jim Gordon


Studio albums