Tab Benoit

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Tab Benoit (born November 17, 1967 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States) is a blues guitarist, musician and singer. He plays a style that is a combination of Swamp blues, Soul blues and Chicago blues. He plays Fender guitars and writes his own music compositions. Benoit graduated from Vandebilt Catholic High School in Houma, Louisiana in May, 1985. In 2003, he formed an organization promoting awareness of coastal wetlands preservation known as "Voice of the Wetlands."A guitar player since his teenage years, he hung out at the Blues Box, a music club and cultural center in Baton Rouge run by guitarist Tabby Thomas. Playing guitar alongside Thomas, Raful Neal, Henry Gray and other high-profile regulars at the club, Benoit learned the blues first-hand from a faculty of living blues legends. He formed a trio in 1987 and began playing clubs in Baton Rouge and New Orleans. He began touring other parts of the south two years later and started touring more of the United States in 1991- and he continues to this day.He is an avid fan of the New Orleans Saints.Tab is also featured in the current IMAX film, Hurricane on the Bayou.
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Tab Benoit tour dates 2016 U.S.

Tab Benoit has 6 concerts concerts scheduled in U.S. in 2016, playing cities like Englewood, New York, Minneapolis, Wichita, Wilmington, Charlotte. The last time Tab Benoit played a show in U.S. was 2016, in Raleigh. Overall, Tab Benoit have played a total of 213 gigs in the country. If you’re a Tab Benoit fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Coco Montoya, Tinsley Ellis, Tommy Castro, Albert Cummings, Jimmy Thackery, Joe Louis Walker.

Past Tab Benoit gigs

May 21, 2016 Lincoln Theatre Raleigh
Apr 29, 2016 Republic New Orleans New Orleans
Mar 25, 2016 Gruene Hall New Braunfels
Mar 24, 2016 Granada Theater Dallas Dallas
Feb 13, 2016 Birchmere Alexandria
Feb 11, 2016 Broadberry Richmond
Feb 10, 2016 Rams Head Tavern Annapolis
Feb 09, 2016 Rams Head Tavern Annapolis
Feb 05, 2016 Ziggy's Winston-Salem
Jan 16, 2016 The Funky Biscuit Boca Raton
Dec 19, 2015 City Winery - Chicago Chicago
Dec 17, 2015 Castle Theater Bloomington
Nov 22, 2015 Workplay Theatre Birmingham
Nov 20, 2015 The Foundry Knoxville
Nov 19, 2015 Neighborhood Theatre Charlotte
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  • Jan 09, 2012

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  • jpweig


    you would be surprised at the musicians that have come from tulsa, and the number of conniseurs of music who recognize talent, not just big fame. to me, tab is as raw, and tastefull a guitarist as you could want, & we want him to play here.

    • 12 Sep 13 09:05
  • aleta


    Was lucky enough to see you perform at Mo's in WinterPark Colorado, would love to share you with all of our Arkansas music lovers, could you please come to Arkansas?

    • 10 Sep 10 01:24