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It was destiny for Derek and The Dominoes

It was destiny for Derek and The Dominoes

Published at 6:01am 14th June 2018.

It was destiny for Derek and the Dominoes.

It was on this day (14th June) in 1970 when Eric Clapton's new band got a new name!

They told the promoter they were The Dynamics at their first show.

But he convinced them to add Derek as a nickname for Eric and then got the rest of it wrong!

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Mix 70s

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