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 2015 U.S.

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Tab Benoit has 7 concerts concerts scheduled in U.S. in 2015, playing cities like Ponte Vedra Beach, Dallas, Englewood, Raleigh, New Orleans, Orlando, Baton Rouge. The last time Tab Benoit played a show in U.S. was 2015, in Kalamazoo. Overall, Tab Benoit have played a total of 189 gigs in the country. If you’re a Tab Benoit fan, there are similar bands with concerts coming up like Tommy Castro, Coco Montoya, Tinsley Ellis, Albert Cummings, Jimmy Thackery, Chris Duarte.

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  • Jan 09, 2012

    2012 U.S. Festival Guide -

    Ready to hit up some music festivals in 2012? Well, look no further 'cause we've done all the work for you! Take a look at the biggest festivals 2012 has to offer below.Make sure to check out the following, which already have huge lineups: Stagecoach Festival 2012, New Orleans Jazz &am...

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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