Tedeschi Trucks Band, Florida’s sensational blues rock artists are bringing their signature sounds to the Charlotte Metro Credit Union Amphitheatre!
The Tedeschi Trucks Band is blues rock group formed in 2010 in Jacksonville (Florida) by the husband and wife team of Derek Trucks (lead guitar) and Susan Tedeschi (lead vocals, rhythm guitar). They wanted spend more time together and make music so they each put their respective bands on hiatus and decided to pair up. They recruited some members from their respective bands and current the line-up also includes Kofi Burbridge (keyboards, flute), Tyler Greenwell and J.J Johnson (drums, percussion), harmony vocalists Alecia Chakour, Mike Mattison, and Mark Rivers, Kebbi Williams (saxophone), Tim Lefebvre (bass), Ephraim Owens (trumpet), Elizabeth Lea (trombone). The band started touring in 2010 and performed at renowned festivals like Savannah Music Festival, Fuji Rock Festival, and Eric Clapton’s Crossroads Guitar Festival. They released their debut album (Revelator) the following year to much critical acclaim. Rolling Stone magazine declared the album to be a “masterpiece”, and it hit #12 on the US Billboard 200 chart along with winning the 2012 Grammy Award for Best Blues Album. Their next album Made Up Mind came out in 2013, topped Billboard’s Top Blues Album chart, and won a Blues Music Award in the 'Rock Blues Album of the Year' category
Don’t miss your chance to see these artists play a righteous blend of rock, blues, gospel, and New Orleans funk.!