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Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces Summer Tour with Wood Brothers, Hot Tuna
Concerts & Tours

Tedeschi Trucks Band Announces Summer Tour with Wood Brothers, Hot Tuna

The Tedeschi Trucks Band has been going hard on the road this year, and now they’ve announced the biggest “Wheel of Soul” tour to date. The third annual summer tour will include support from The Wood Brothers and Hot Tuna, meaning bass lovers will be treated to Timothy Lefebvre (Tedeschi Trucks), Chris Wood (The Wood Brothers), and Jack Casady (Hot...

Tim Lefebvre Featured on Posthumous David Bowie EP
New Albums

Tim Lefebvre Featured on Posthumous David Bowie EP

One year after his passing, a new David Bowie album has been released. No Plan is a four-song EP featuring the previously released track “Lazarus” plus three songs from the Lazarus musical. The tracks are the pop legend’s final recordings. As with his final full-length Blackstar, bass monster Tim Lefebvre holds down the low end on the album. His playing...

2016 Reader Favorites – #4: Tim Lefebvre
2016 Reader Favorites

2016 Reader Favorites – #4: Tim Lefebvre

Tim Lefebvre is prominently featured on David Bowie’s final album, Blackstar, which released in early January. Later, Tim became a full-time member of the Tedeschi Trucks Band, who also released an album in January. If that’s not enough, 3Leaf Audio also introduced the Octabvre Mini Octave Pedal in March. Tim’s excellent bass playing was on display in a handful of...

Emily Zuzik and Tim Lefebvre Release “Angelenos”
New Albums

Emily Zuzik and Tim Lefebvre Release “Angelenos”

Vocalist Emily Zuzik has teamed up with bassist Tim Lefebvre to release Angelenos. The six-song EP was created by the Los Angeles-based collective as a sort of homage to the city. Zuzik describes it as “the soundtrack for driving at night in Los Angeles.” The EP also features Gary Novak on drums with a host of special guests: Tyler Greenwell,...

Donny McCaslin Releases Beyond Now, Featuring Tim Lefebvre
New Albums

Donny McCaslin Releases Beyond Now, Featuring Tim Lefebvre

The team of Donny McCaslin, Mark Guiliana, Jason Lindner and Tim Lefebvre is a force to be reckoned with. Their musical prowess and ability to seamlessly morph grooves is so strong that David Bowie chose them to be the band for his final album, Blackstar. Now McCaslin and crew have released Beyond Now, an album dedicated to and inspired by...

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Made Up Mind (Live in Vienne)
Bass Videos

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Made Up Mind (Live in Vienne)

When I grow up, I want to play bass just like Tim Lefebvre. His lines are just fantastic, and check out his massive tone on this clip of the Tedeschi Trucks Band performing “Made Up Mind”. This performance took place at the Théâtre Antique in Vienne, France on July 4, 2014.

Tedeschi Trucks Band Adds Dates to Extend Tour
Concerts & Tours

Tedeschi Trucks Band Adds Dates to Extend Tour

The Tedeschi Trucks Band, featuring bassist Timothy Lefebvre (David Bowie), has added eight fall/winter dates to its touring schedule, which had previously ended in October. The new dates start on Nov. 11, with a show with Amy Helm and the Handsome Strangers at the Orpheum Theatre in Minneapolis, Minnesota. They’ll retain the same support act through Nov. 19. On Dec....

19 Foot Trio, Featuring Tim Lefebvre, Releases Debut Album
New Albums

19 Foot Trio, Featuring Tim Lefebvre, Releases Debut Album

Timothy Lefebvre has been having a busy year of album releases. He started 2016 with David Bowie’s epic final release Blackstar, quickly followed by the excellent Tedeschi Trucks Band album Let Me Get By. Now he’s venturing into his more experimental territory with the 19 Foot Trio, a group rounded out by guitarist Cameron Morgan and drummer Adam Gust. They’ve...

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tell Mama
Bass Videos

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tell Mama

Last summer, Tedeschi Trucks Band took to the road for their Wheels of Soul tour. The band joined up with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and guitarist Doyle Bramhall II. Here’s the group performing “Tell Mama”, the tune made popular by Etta James in 1967. Tim Lefebvre lays down the bass and looks like he’s having fun doing it. The...

Tedeschi Trucks Band: “Anyhow” (Live in Studio)
Bass Videos

Tedeschi Trucks Band: “Anyhow” (Live in Studio)

I’ve been really enjoying the new Tedeschi Trucks Band album, Let Me Get By. So it was a real treat to see the band – anchored by bassist Tim Lefebvre – performing “Anyhow” at their Swamp Raga Studio.

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tiny Desk Concert
Bass Videos

Tedeschi Trucks Band: Tiny Desk Concert

Tedeschi Trucks Band made a stop at NPR’s offices and packed the biggest band I think I’ve ever seen in for NPR’s “Tiny Desk Concert”. Anchored by bassist Tim Lefebvre, the band performs some tunes from their latest album, Let Me Get By. The set includes “Just As Strange”, “Don’t Know What It Is” and “Anyhow”.

3Leaf Audio Introduces Octabvre Mini Octave Pedal
Pedals & Effects

3Leaf Audio Introduces Octabvre Mini Octave Pedal

3Leaf Audio has introduced the Octabvre Mini, a compact version of the octave pedal developed with Tedeschi Trucks Band bassist Timothy Lefebvre. The new pedal pares the controls down to Volume, Mix, and Tone knobs. “It starts with the popular Tim-tuning mod from the original and takes it further with a reworked tone knob that runs the gamut from classic...