Guitar virtuoso Derek Trucks joined host Ryan Gottlieb on Blues Cruise to discuss his three-night run at the Keswick Theatre in Glenside, PA, Dec. 4 - 6, with his 11-piece blues, rock, and soul band Tedeschi Trucks Band. They also chat about writing and touring with wife/bandmate Susan Tedeschi, his final show with the Allman Brothers Band, and more.
Robert Randolph--pedal-steel guitarist and leader of Robert Randolph and the Family Band--joins Ryan Gottlieb to chat about their Saturday, Nov. 8th show at Havana in New Hope, PA, his side project The Word, and more.
Host Ryan Gottlieb welcomes Delaware County-based guitarist and singer/songwriter Michael Favinger into the studio for an interview and performance. Michael performs songs off his recent album Stars - including his own rendition of Robert Johnson's "Crossroads" - and talks about his life-long passion for making music.
The Blues, Brews & Barbecue festival is quickly becoming an early summer tradition in the Lehigh Valley. The annual summer event returned to Allentown last weekend marking the sixth appearance of the festival which debuted in 2008. Vendors lined the 800 block of Hamilton Street while 8 bands played throughout the day on Saturday including WDIY favorites the B.C. Combo and the Alexis P. Suter Band.