Is Jack Bruce alive?

Is Jack Bruce alive?

Deceased (1943–2014)
Jack Bruce/Living or Deceased

Who was in band Cream?

Eric ClaptonGuitar
Ginger BakerDrumJack BruceBass guitar

Who was the leader of Cream?

Jack Bruce
Scottish musician Jack Bruce, who co-founded the rock band Cream and created seminal music in the 1960s, has died, his family has confirmed. Bruce played bass in the trio that included Eric Clapton on guitar and Ginger Baker on drums. He sang such hits as “Sunshine of Your Love,” “White Room” and “I Feel Free.”

Why did Cream split up?

From its creation, Cream was faced with some fundamental problems that would later lead to its dissolution in November 1968. The antagonism between Bruce and Baker created tensions in the band. Clapton also felt that the members of the band did not listen to each other enough.

Why did Ginger Baker walk off stage?

Apparently unhappy, Baker leaves the stage at approximately the 1:20 mark after failing to make his displeasure known to the rest of the band. The drummer to the left of Baker is Frank Tontoh, who toured with Jack Bruce’s band prior to Bruce’s death.

Who did Sunshine of Your Love?

Eric Clapton
Sunshine of Your Love

“Sunshine of Your Love”
Composer(s) Jack Bruce Eric Clapton
Lyricist(s) Pete Brown
Producer(s) Felix Pappalardi
Cream US singles chronology

When did Cream split up?

In May 1968, Cream decided to call it quits, eventually deciding to split after two shows in the UK and an American tour. They were eventually persuaded to do one final album, aptly titled Goodbye.

When did Cream end?

In late 1968 Cream decided to disband—a decision that was largely a consequence of the animosity between Bruce and Baker. The band’s six-track farewell album, Goodbye (1969), featured “Badge,” which Clapton cowrote with George Harrison of the Beatles. The group’s lifespan was just under three years.