Susan Tedeschi ≡ The Plant (1999)

Susan Tedeschi - The Plant (1999)

Susan Tedeschi — The Plant
Born: November 9, 1970, Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Genres: Blues, blue eyed soul, blues rock, R&B
Location: Boston ~ raised in Norwell, Massachusetts ~ Jacksonville, Florida
Album release: 1999
Record Label: Plant Records
Runtime:    50:14
01.)  Introduction     0:44
02.)  Rock Me Right (Hambridge)     4:56
03.)  You Need To Be With Me (Tedeschi)     4:44
04.)  Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean (Herb Lance, Charlie Singleton, John Wallace)     7:50
05.)  Friar's Point (Hambridge/Tedeschi)     5:15
06.)  Little By Little (Wells)     6:43
07.)  Just Won't Burn (Tedeschi)     7:43
08.)  Angel From Montgomery (Prine)     5:25
09.)  It Hurts So Bad (Hambridge)     5:54
10.)  Outro     0:59
Susan Tedeschi (guitar, vocals)
Norm DeMoura (bass)
Tim Gearan (slide-guitar)
Tom Hambridge (drums, background vocals)
Tom West (keyboards)
Recorded live at the Record Plant Studios, Sausalito, CA. [1999-02-16].
Susan Tedeschi's voice has been described as a blend of Bonnie Raitt and Janis Joplin, which she maintains is not surprising given that both have been her influences. Her guitar playing is influenced by Buddy Guy, Johnny "Guitar" Watson, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Freddie King and Doyle Bramhall II. 

Blues performer Susan Tedeschi in the Netherlands, 07/09/2006 / Author: Chris Hakkens

Grammy nominations:

  • 2000 Grammy nomination for Best New Artist
  • 2003 Grammy nomination for Best Female Rock Vocal Performance
  • 2004 Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album for Wait For Me
  • 2006 Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album for Hope and Desire
  • 2010 Grammy nomination for Best Contemporary Blues Album for Back to the River
  • Won 2012 Grammy for Best Blues Album for Revelator (Tedeschi Trucks Band album)

Tedeschi Trucks Band - Revelator (2011)

Susan Tedeschi ≡ The Plant (1999)