Delfest 2016: 8 Best Things We Saw

From the legendary host's family to a bluegrass ingenue

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Tedeschi Trucks Band
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Tedeschi Trucks Band

Having released one of the best blues-rock albums of this year, Let Me Get By, Tedeschi Trucks Band's headlining set was the most anticipated show of the festival. Helmed by Susan Tedeschi and Derek Trucks, the 12-piece outfit puts out a big band sound that still rings intimate, shaking listeners to their emotional core. At one point, Del and son Ronnie joined Tedeschi and vocalist Alecia Chakour for George Jones' "Color of the Blues," a sweet and simple breeze in a set that was otherwise complex, soulful and psychedelic.

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