Tedeschi Trucks Band Honors Late Keyboardist Kofi Burbridge with “Soul Sweet Song”


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“Soul Sweet Song” is a new track from Tedeschi Trucks Band, previewing the ensemble’s upcoming album I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell, which will be out on Aug. 26.

The new song is a loving homage to the group’s late keyboardist, Kofi Burbridge, who passed away in 2019.

It was debuted this week with a loving music video the band, led as always by Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks:

I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell is the final entry in the 12-piece band’s four-part I Am The Moon album series, a project that began earlier this year.

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Tedeschi Trucks Band will also share a companion film to the album on its YouTube page on Tuesday, Aug. 23, with the video for “Soul Sweet Song” coming from that film.

Tedeschi Trucks Band is:

Susan Tedeschi: Guitar and Vocals
Derek Trucks: Guitar
Gabe Dixon: Keys and Vocals
Brandon Boone: Bass Guitar
Tyler Greenwell: Drums and Percussion
Isaac Eady: Drums and Percussion
Mike Mattison: Guitar and Vocals
Mark Rivers: Vocals
Alecia Chakour: Vocals
Kebbi Williams: Saxophone
Ephraim Owens: Trumpet
Elizabeth Lea: Trombone

The I Am The Moon album series features 24 songs across four albums, detailed in a news release like this:

In this thrilling new and creative chapter for TTB, the four albums that comprise I Am The Moon — I. Crescent, II. Ascension, III. The Fall, and IV. Farewell — feature staggered release dates over four successive months. In addition, each installment of I Am The Moon is accompanied by its own album-length companion film that will debut three days prior to each audio release. The immersive films offer fans the chance to experience the music as the band intended, in an unbroken, communal setting.

This was the release schedule for the albums and films:

I Am The Moon: I. Crescent (click here to purchase)
Film Premiere: May 31st
Album Release: June 3rd

I Am The Moon: II. Ascension (click here to purchase)
Film Premiere: June 28th
Album Release: July 1st

I Am The Moon: III. The Fall (click here to purchase)
Film Premiere: July 26th
Album Release: July 29th

I Am The Moon: IV. Farewell
Film Premiere: August 23rd
Album Release: August 26th

Tedeschi Trucks tour dates:

August 18 / San Diego, CA / Cal Coast Credit Union Amphitheater
August 19 / Los Angeles, CA / The Greek Theatre
August 20 / Berkeley, CA / The Greek Theatre
August 23 / Sacramento, CA / Sacramento Memorial Auditorium
August 24 / Eugene, OR / Cuthbert Amphitheater
August 26 / Auburn, WA / White River Amphitheater
August 27 / Bend, OR / Hayden Homes Amphitheater
August 28 / Reno, NV / Grand Sierra Resort & Casino
August 31 / Boise, ID / Outlaw Field at the Idaho Botanical Garden
September 1 / Bonner, MT / Kettlehouse Amphitheater
September 3 / Moorhead, MN / Bluestem Center for the Arts Amphitheater
September 29 – Oct 8 / New York, NY / Beacon Theatre
October 17 / Copenhagen, DK / Amager Bio
October 18 / Copenhagen, DK / Amager Bio
October 20 / Randers, DK / Vaerket
October 21 / Oslo, NO / Sentrum Scene
October 22 / Stockholm, SE / Annexet
October 25 / Berlin, DE / Verti Music Hall
October 26 / Hamburg, DE / Edel-optics.de Arena
October 27 / Prague, CZ / Forum Karlin
October 30 / Rotterdam, NL / RTM Stage
November 2 / Dublin, IE / The Helix
November 4 / London, UK / The London Palladium
November 5 / London, UK / The London Palladium
November 6 / London, UK / The London Palladium
November 9 / Manchester, UK / Manchester Academy
November 10 / Glasgow, UK / O2 Academy Glasgow
November 12 / Paris, FR / Le Trianon
November 13 / Paris, FR / Le Trianon
November 15 / Paris, FR / Bataclan



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