3 X Grammy Nominated, 4 X Blues Music Awards "Entertainer of the Year" and 5 X "Contemporary Male" Blues Music Award Winner the Legendary Tab Benoit. Tab Benoit's latest Studio Release "MEDICINE" the long awaited studio recording by Tab Benoit will be released on Telarc International / Concord Music Group in April 2011. The 11 song "MEDICINE" was co- produced by Tab Benoit / Anders Osborne and engineered by David Z at Dockside Studio in Maurice, LA. The recording features Tab on guitar and vocals along with Anders Osborne on guitar , Ivan Neville on Hammond B3, Drummer Brady Blade, Corey Duplechin on Bass, and Michael Doucet on Fiddle. Six of the most relevant root's musicians of today have joined together to bring to you the deepest grooves and most meaningful roots music that some say top Tab Benoit's catalog. 11 NEW SONGS that consist of 7 NEW TAB BENOIT classics co-written by Tab Benoit and Anders Osborne. Medicine is your best musical purchase of 2011/2012 So Be sure to get your dose of Medicine just in time for SUMMER.
Baton Rouge's premier musical export Tab Benoit plays a style combining swamp, soul and Chicago blues. Maintaining a commitment to his Cajun roots, Tab released over a dozen albums, has three Grammy nods and won a pair of Blues Music Awards. B.B. King Entertainer of the Year Award Recipient Tommy Castro is famed not only for his hard hitting, impassioned vocals, soaring guitar work and his blues infused, rocking RnB sound, but also for his striking, original songwriting and exhilarating stage show. "Castro combines the earthy soulfulness of Albert Collins and B.B. King with the polish of Robert Cray." - BILLBOARD “Castro plays infectious, roaring roadhouse romps with incendiary licks and a touch of New Orleans soul.” - PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER “The blues is in good hands. Tommy Castro has the voice and the sound to touch everybody’s heart.” - CARLOS SANTANA
The Billy Pierce Trio will be opening for Tab Benoit. http://www.tabbenoit.com/ http://www.billypierce.com/
Label: Telarc/ Concord
Manager: Thunderbird Management
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In 1991, Tab Benoit was hired by Justice Records to contribute songs to a compilation record called STRIKE A DEEP CHORD: "Guitarist for the Homeless." The record featured Dr. John, Odetta, Gatemouth Brown, Sue Foley, Ronnie Earl, the late Johnny Copeland, and Tab Ben...See Full Bio