Scotch Of St. James Masons Yard, Central London
Jam Session with Wilson Pickett
Wilson Pickett - Vocals
Members of The Animals
Eric Clapton - Guitar
Ahmet Ertegun, founder of Atlantic Records who would go on to sign Cream, heard Eric Clapton play for the first time. His reaction has become part of music business lore: with his back to the stage, Ahmet thought he was hearing Wilson Pickett's guitarist who he knew had remained in America, and when he turned around saw a young English kid.