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Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi Discuss Tedeschi Trucks Band's New Album, 'Revelator'

Both Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks are well known in the guitar world, each having their own dynamic careers, separate from the fact that they’ve been married for the past 10 years.Although they’ve appeared as guests on each other’s albums and toured together intermittently, the Tedeschi Trucks Band’s new album, Revelator (released today, June 7), represents the first dedicated collaboration... …

The New Guitar Gods: Doyle Bramhall II & Derek Trucks

     “It’s a full-on guitar army,” says Derek Trucks, laughing. The slide-guitar ace is speaking from Cologne, Germany, where he has just completed another magical night as a member of Eric Clapton’s backing band. Texan guitar wrangler Doyle Bramhall II is also in the group. Robert Cray is the opening act and sits in during Clapton’s set on a nightly basis. With a backline like that, and with... …