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Gettin’ Political with Derek Trucks

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In anticipation of the upcoming Tedeschi-Trucks concert, we talk Detroit music and political audiences with Derek Trucks

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There were a few Stevie Wonder records and then a few other records from that What’s Going On record that might make it into the rotation. I think they’re pretty appropriate for the tone of the planet at the moment.” - Derek Trucks on working Motown covers into the set

Susan Tedeschi & Derek Trucks
Susan Tedeschi & Derek Trucks

Hittin’ the road in support of their latest record, Let Me Get By, The Tedeschi-Trucks band are in town this weekend with Los Lobos and The North Mississippi All-Stars

Travis caught up with Derek Trucks on his cell-phone somewhere in the hills of North Carolina. 

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Travis Wright, Host, CultureShift

Bringing a voice balanced by humble humor and clever cultural insight to WDET’s afternoon airwaves.

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