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Scary Pockets: Valerie
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Scary Pockets: Valerie

Scary Pockets consistently works with some terrific bass players. In this clip, Tim Lefebvre joins them along with guest vocalist Rett Madison for their take on “Valerie.” Tim lays down some tasty lines on this one!

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.

Whose Hat Is This? Releases “Everything’s OK”
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Whose Hat Is This? Releases “Everything’s OK”

Whose Hat Is This? has just released their second album, Everything’s OK, on Ropeadope Records. The band’s completely improvised style has gotten even stronger than their self-titled debut, which was also their first ever show. Everything’s OK is also a live recording, this time from their performance at The 8×10 in Baltimore, Maryland during their Scorch Your Shorts tour with...

Tim Lefebvre Featured on Donny McCaslin’s “Blow.”
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Tim Lefebvre Featured on Donny McCaslin’s “Blow.”

Donny McCaslin has released Blow., an album his website says “fully realizes [David] Bowie’s influence and McCaslin’s evolved artistic direction.” The saxophonist worked with the pop megastar on Bowie’s final album, Blackstar, which was released just days before Bowie’s death in 2016. “Before working with him, things like this didn’t seem possible to me,” McCaslin explains. “The affirmation of that...

Whose Hat Is This? Announces “Everything’s OK?” Tour
Concerts & Tours

Whose Hat Is This? Announces “Everything’s OK?” Tour

Whose Hat Is This? has a new album coming in November called Everything’s OK?, and they’ve just announced a tour to lead up to its release. The “Everything’s OK” tour will see the band starting in New York City before jumping down to Mobile, Alabama so they can snake their way back up the East Coast. Anchored by bass heavyweight...

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
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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.

Whose Hat Is This? Announces East Coast Tour
Concerts & Tours

Whose Hat Is This? Announces East Coast Tour

Earlier this year, Tim Lefebvre and his rhythm section mates from the Tedeschi Trucks Band blew us away with an inspired free improv performance live in Washington, D.C. Whose Hat Is This?, which is filled out by saxophonist Kebbi Williams (Outkast), and drummers JJ Johnson (John Mayer) and Tyler “Falcon” Greenwell (Col. Bruce Hampton), went on to release an equally...

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
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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...