Derek Trucks of @DerekAndSusan, king of the slide #guitar
Derek Trucks was in Paris with the Tedeschi Trucks Band for a show at the Olympia. I jumped on the opportunity to do a video interview of Dereks. Above is an extract of the video.
A short version of the interview is available in audio below and via a downloadable podcast (iTunes link).
Backstage Pass version
The full length of the interview is in this reserved article for the Backstage Pass owners. Plus there's a full gallery of all the pics taken of the Derek and Susan's stage gear in this other reserved article.
Subjects discussed in the interview
- His first guitar
- His influence
- His approach of the slide guitar
- And plenty of the other stuff
Extracts of the album heard before the audio show
- Made Up Mind
- Do I Look Worried
- All That I Need
100% of the Derek stage gear
An SG, a jack and a Super Reverb, that's it!
And let me tell you he has the tone.