The show will take place Thursday, Oct. 18.
For fans of modern blues, this is exciting news. The Tedeschi Trucks Band has been presenting a fresh take on the style in recent years, winning over aficionados including Paul Shugrue, host of WHRV-FM's show "Out of the Box," who has been spinning tracks from the band's recent live album "Everybody's Talkin'."
"Where do you begin highlighting the total awe inspiring performances from Susan Tedeschi on lead vocal and electric guitar, she is simply beyond compare," he wrote. "But make no mistake. Each track exemplifies why Derek Trucks is bound for the
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Here's the news release about the
TEDESCHI TRUCKS BAND
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18TH , 2012
201 EAST BRAMBLETON AVE, NORFOLK, VA – 7:30PM – ALL AGES
TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, AUGUST 27TH AT 10AM
At the same time, Trucks himself became one of the youngest recipients of the Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award as a longtime member of the Allman Brother Band. Tedeschi Trucks Band also recently dominated the Blues Music Awards with 4 trophies including Album of the Year, Band of the Year, Gibson Guitar Award (Derek) and Contemporary Blues Female Artist (Susan).
Their second album, Everybody's Talkin', released in May 2012, is a double live disc recorded on the band's fall tour last year that includes performances of songs on Revelator, as well as covers of rock, R&B, and gospel classics. On Everybody's Talkin', TTB - as their fans know them - deliver up plenty of the joyful, spontaneous energy that has earned the band a reputation as one of the best live shows around today.