Derek Trucks

Derek Trucks

 

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Derek Trucks (born June 8, 1979) is an American guitarist, songwriter, and founder of the Grammy Award-winning[1]The Derek Trucks Band. He became an official member of The Allman Brothers Band in 1999. In 2010 he formed the Tedeschi Trucks Band with his wife, blues singer/guitarist Susan Tedeschi. His musical style encompasses several genres and he has twice appeared on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. He is the nephew of Butch Trucks, drummer for the Allman Brothers.

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The Allman Brothers Band
 
 
The Derek Trucks Band
 
 
Tedeschi Trucks Band
 
United We Swing: Best of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Galas
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United We Swing: Best of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Galas is an album by Wynton Marsalis Septet, released on March 23, 2018.

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People Recently Photographed with Derek Trucks1

Album Appearances & References51

Live Album Appearances & References5

Musical Group References3

Musical Groups3

Collaborators & Influencers17

Music-Related Relationships14

Personal & Professional Relationships1

Awards & Nominations3

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Spotify - Albums & Singles9

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi / Scrapomatic
  –  March 13, 2018
Tedeschi is a Grammy-nominated singer, guitarist, and songwriter, and her husband Trucks, who plays with the Allman Brothers Band as well as his own band, Derek Trucks Band, was named to Rolling Stone’s 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time list in 2003.
How Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks fell in love over Chicago blues records
  –  January 18, 2018
She was nervous about it. I said, ‘If you sing it like that, you have nothing to worry about,'" says guitarist Derek Trucks, her husband, bandmate and fellow long-suffering-until-recently Jags fan. "I was just up in our seats. I went and tailgated and ...
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi / Scrapomatic
  –  March 13, 2018
They were married in 2001, have two children, now are making music together. The Britt show is on the tail end of a West Coast tour before Trucks heads to Canada with his band. The Soul Stew Revival tour includes the regular Derek Trucks Band lineup of ...
How Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks fell in love over Chicago blues records
  –  January 18, 2018
I said, ‘If you sing it like that, you have nothing to worry about,'" says guitarist Derek Trucks, her husband ... his own 70th birthday party at Atlanta's Fox Theatre. Playing live music since those tragedies has been a therapeutic exercise for Trucks.
The 10 guitar tracks that changed my life, by Kris Barras
  –  March 27, 2018
That guy had so much soul and all guitarists owe something to BB King along the way." Derek Trucks (Tedeschi Trucks Band) - Midnight In Harlem (from Revelator, 2011) "For me, this has the best slide guitar solo I've ever heard. The end solo is incredible.
Bluesy-soul blend is rocking at The Rookery
  –  March 21, 2018
At home in Austin, Trube said they write songs for other artists — Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks have used their songs — and run a studio where cool Austin music-scene stuff happens. Like recently the recorded four songs for legendary Austin ...
Kentavius Jones to headline OCC's 'Cabin Fever Concert'
  –  March 20, 2018
Jones' self-proclaimed Influences are “everyone in Motown, Jeff Buckley, Radiohead, Shuggie Otis, Teddy Pendergrass, Otis Redding, Sam Cooke, John Scofield, John Mayer, John Legend, Wynton Marsalis, The Derek Trucks Band, Eric Clapton, Stevie Ray Vaughn ...
Judas Priest Roll With the Changes at New York ‘Firepower’ Show
  –  March 18, 2018
Priest fans warmly accepted him into the fold; the reception to him is comparable to how Warren Haynes and Derek Trucks were regarded by Allman Brothers Band fans; he's more than a replacement, he's an essential reason why the band still thrive.
15 Years Ago: Allman Brothers Band Roar Back With ‘Hittin’ the Note’
  –  March 18, 2018
Derek Trucks called it his biggest regret. "Hittin' the Note was good, but there was a better record in there," Trucks told Rolling Stone in 2015. "Having a studio in my backyard where we could have easily recorded the band — between me and Warren ...
An all-Mozart program ranges in style and shows the composer’s prolific range.
  –  March 15, 2018
“Little” Stevie Wonder wowing the nation on the Ed Sullivan Show when he was 13 comes to mind. Or ace slide guitarist Derek Trucks joining the Allman Brothers at 11, or mandolinist Chris Thile founding the newgrass band Nickel Creek at age
Joanne Shaw Taylor gets wild in Bend
  –  March 15, 2018
She’s released five more since, including 2016’s appropriately named “Wild,” earning accolades from fellow musicians and heroes Joe Bonamassa, Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi of Tedeschi Trucks Band, John Mayall and more. Like Tedeschi, Taylor is ...
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi / Scrapomatic
  –  March 13, 2018
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi, serve up songs family style at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, June 19, with their Soul Stew Revival tour, a special summer outing marking the first time the couple has toured as one band. Tedeschi is a Grammy-nominated singer ...
‘Winning’ ways: Blues musician Tinsley Ellis hits the road with a new album
  –  March 2, 2018
Ellis says growing up in the South, The Allman Brothers were also a huge influence (and a young Derek Trucks made his national recording debut on Ellis’s 1994 Alligator release, “Storm Warning.”) With “Winning Hand,” Ellis says some of the songs ...
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi Reveal Favorite Blues Guitarists
  –  February 25, 2018
(Gibson) Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi recently took a moment out of the Tedeschi Trucks Band's current tour to discuss their favorite blues songs, singers, and guitarists. It's hard to argue with Truck's choice for favorite six-stringer. "[It's] B.B ...
How Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks fell in love over Chicago blues records
  –  January 18, 2018
To celebrate her football team's first playoff appearance in 10 years, Susan Tedeschi sang the national anthem. Or, rather, at the Jacksonville Jaguars' EverBank Field earlier this month, she blasted the hinges off the national anthem. "Two or three times ...
Soutik Biswas
  –  January 10, 2018
He loves blues and jazz, and believes Derek Trucks is the best and most innovative slide guitarist alive. He is a big movie buff, with Michael Haneke, Martin Scorsese, the Coen Brothers, Woody Allen and Satyajit Ray among his favourite directors.

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