Songlines in stores now!
Songlines - the new album by The Derek Trucks Band is in stores now! You can also order Songlines online by clicking here. Listen to some clips from the Songlines media player here.
Here is what the press is saying about the new album:
“His electric slide work in Songlines...is so human and stabbing it is more like amplified breath”
- Rolling Stone (3.5 out of 5 stars)
“Songlines is a gift from the gods”
"Three things worth knowing about Derek Trucks: He is young, he is a veteran, and he is
the most awe-inspiring electric slide guitar player performing today."
-Wall Street Journal March 2006
"Still three years shy of 30, Trucks just might be this generation's greatest
rock guitarist, a player of distinct tastefulness and ravenous musical
-USA Today February 2006
"[Songlines] is a deep-rooted, globe -spanning tasting menu of styles....Trucks solos with the authority of a big-lunged saxophone colossus."
-Richard Gehr, Guitar World, February 2006
"It is a delicious pleasure to hear Derek Trucks play the guitar on "Songlines."
-New York Times February 2006
“Young guitar guru makes jam record of the year – already! Here he comes into his own, uncorking his eruptive, lava-lamp slide guitar on a set that interprets Delta blues and Pakistani Qawwali with equal authority.
-Will Hermes, Blender, March 2006