Guitar legend Eric Clapton will play The SSE Hydro in Glasgow in the summer.

The singer will play at the venue on Saturday, June 21.

The 68-year-old began his career as a professional musician after signing with the Yardbirds in 1963.

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Since then, he has been involved with numerous bands, and released an abundance of albums.

In 2013, he released Old Sock, his first album since 2010, which featured a collection of some of Clapton's favourite songs spanning from his childhood to present day.

Tickets for the Glasgow show go on sale on Friday, January 31, at 9am, priced £56 to £67.20 (inc. admin fee).

Tickets are available from or 0844 395 4000.