1994 to 2010
June 8, 1979 in Jacksonville
Jacksonville, Florida, United States
Derek Trucks (born June 8, 1979) is an American guitarist, songwriter, and founder of the Grammy Award-winning The Derek Trucks Band. He played with The Allman Brothers Band, and became an official member in 1999. In 2010, his wife, blues singer Susan Tedeschi, and he formed the Tedeschi Trucks Band. His musical style encompassses several genres and he has twice appeared on Rolling Stone's list of 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. He is the nephew of The Allman Brothers Band drummer, Butch Trucks.