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Tim Lefebvre Leaves the Tedeschi Trucks Band
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Tim Lefebvre Leaves the Tedeschi Trucks Band

Tim Lefebvre has stepped down from the bass position in the Tedeschi Trucks Band, the group has announced. The bassist, who has also worked with artists from David Bowie to Elvis Costello, is moving on so he can work on more projects.

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Shame
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Tedeschi Trucks Band: Shame

Tim Lefebvre shared this fan-shot video on Facebook recently, saying “Cool jam I co-wrote with these fine folks…” The jam took place at the Beacon Theatre on October 6th.

Tedeschi Trucks Band: I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)
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Tedeschi Trucks Band: I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)

Tedeschi Trucks Band paid tribute to Aretha Franklin with the first tune of their 2018 LOCKN’ Festival set. They nail a soulful performance of “I Never Loved A Man (The Way I Love You)” with Tim Lefebvre laying down the low end. RIP, Queen of Soul.

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces Wheels of Soul Tour 2018
Concerts & Tours

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces Wheels of Soul Tour 2018

Each summer the Tedeschi Trucks Band puts on their Wheels of Soul Tour with a killer lineup. This year is no different as the band has tapped Drive-By Truckers and The Marcus King Band to join them on the 19-date trek. “We all draw from some of the same roots,” co-bandleader Derek Trucks explains. “But we also share a different...

Tedeschi Trucks Band: The Letter
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Tedeschi Trucks Band: The Letter

Tedeschi Trucks Band shared this excellent video from their performance at Gathering of the Vibes on July 31, 2015. The band perform’s Joe Cocker’s version of “The Letter,” with some typically wonderful bass lines by Tim Lefebvre.

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tim Lefebvre’s Bass Solo on “Mountain Jam”
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Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tim Lefebvre’s Bass Solo on “Mountain Jam”

The Tedeschi Trucks Band has an annual residency at the Beacon Theatre, and they like to make it special every year. On the final night of the run this year they brought Phish guitarist Trey Anastasio out for the epic Allman Brothers song “Mountain Jam.” Fans were treated to a spectacular bass solo from Tim Lefebvre during the jam that...

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces 2017-2018 Tour Dates
Concerts & Tours

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces 2017-2018 Tour Dates

The Tedeschi Trucks Band will be back at it this winter with a newly announced set of tour dates to take them into 2018. Anchored by bass heavyweight Tim Lefebvre, the group will kick things off at the Keller Auditorium in Portland, Oregon on November 3rd, covering the West Coast before heading east to visit Boston, Nashville, and more. “I...

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Bound For Glory (with Jon Batiste)
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Tedeschi Trucks Band: Bound For Glory (with Jon Batiste)

Tedeschi Trucks Band gets down in this live version of “Bound For Glory,” with Jon Batiste joining Kofi Burbridge for a terrific keyboard jam. Tim Lefebvre anchors it all with a great bass groove.

Widespread Panic & Tedeschi Trucks Band: You Can’t Always Get What You Want
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Widespread Panic & Tedeschi Trucks Band: You Can’t Always Get What You Want

I love how the Tedeschi Trucks Band loves to collaborate with other artists and bands. Here they are performing the Stones’ classic “You Can’t Always Get What You Want” with Widespread Panic in Birmingham, Alabama last year. Bassist Dave Schools lays down the perfect groove behind the tune, with some great musicianship all around.

Tedeschi Trucks Band with The Wood Brothers: Sweet Virginia
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Tedeschi Trucks Band with The Wood Brothers: Sweet Virginia

Kevin and I caught the Wheels of Soul Tour stop at Wolf Trap in Virginia last month, which featured Tedeschi Trucks Band, The Wood Brothers, and Hot Tuna. Needless to say, it was a night of incredible music and bass playing, thanks to Tim Lefebvre, Chris Wood, and Jack Casady. One of the highlights of the night was when the...