Susan Tedeschi Just Won't Burn 25th Anniversary Edition

Susan Tedeschi Just Won’t Burn 25th Anniversary Edition

Susan Tedeschi’s Landmark Album ‘Just Won’t Burn’ Celebrates a Milestone with 25th Anniversary Edition

Twenty-five years ago, a burgeoning blues musician from Boston named Susan Tedeschi unleashed her talent on the world with “Just Won’t Burn.” The album didn’t just make waves; it marked the emergence of a blues force who would become a Grammy-nominated icon.

Now, fans can rejoice as Fantasy Records has announced the release of “Just Won’t Burn (25th Anniversary Edition),” slated to hit shelves on September 22, 2023. This 16-track expanded celebration of Tedeschi’s unique voice will include the original album, as well as five never-before-released tracks.

Rediscovering a Classic
Since her days playing blues jams in the Boston area, Susan Tedeschi’s commitment to the craft has been unwavering. From regional acclaim to worldwide recognition, Tedeschi’s journey has been an inspiring tale of perseverance, talent, and authenticity. And it all exploded with “Just Won’t Burn.”

This 25th Anniversary Edition is more than a re-release; it’s a celebration of an album that changed the blues landscape.

Those who pre-order the album HERE can also watch Tedeschi’s blistering version of Koko Taylor’s “Voodoo Woman” HERE.

An Album That Spoke Volumes
“Making Just Won’t Burn was a pivot,” Susan reflects on the creation of this seminal work. With collaborators like guitarists Adrienne Hayes, Sean Costello, and harmonica player Annie Raines, the album’s success wasn’t just about the notes played but how they were played. The authenticity and heart in every track made it a Platinum-seller and earned Tedeschi her first GRAMMY nomination.

Yet, the impact of “Just Won’t Burn” goes beyond the charts. As Tedeschi admits, the way people react to the album has been “heartwarming and surprising.” Whether it was a prisoner who found hope in her songs or the countless others who connected with her music, “Just Won’t Burn” has resonated across generations.

Tracklist Unveiled
Fans can look forward to bonus material that includes an alternate take of “Looking For Answers,” two album outtakes, and two live versions recorded with Tedeschi Trucks Band at NYC’s Beacon Theatre. The full track list provides both familiarity and fresh excitement.

Just Won’t Burn (25th Anniversary Edition) Track List:
​​1. Rock Me Right
2. You Need to Be With Me
3. Little By Little
4. It Hurt So Bad
5. Found Someone New
6. Looking For Answers
7. Can’t Leave You Alone
8. Just Won’t Burn
9. Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean
10. Angel From Montgomery
11. Friar’s Point

BONUS TRACKS
12. Looking For Answers (Alternate Take)
13. Voodoo Woman (Album Outtake)
14. Waste Of Time (Album Outtake)
15. Looking For Answers (Tedeschi Trucks Band – Live at the Beacon
Theatre,10/06/2022)
16. Just Won’t Burn (Tedeschi Trucks Band – Live at the Beacon Theatre,
10/07/2022)

A Celebration of Blues and Beyond
Reflecting on her incredible 25-year journey, Susan compares herself to Forrest Gump: having had so many adventures, it’s hard to believe they all happened to her. But with honesty, emotion, and a genuine love for the blues, she has crafted a career that is nothing short of remarkable.

“Just Won’t Burn” didn’t merely put Tedeschi on the map; it solidified her position as one of the defining voices in blues and American roots music. And with this special 25th Anniversary Edition, listeners new and old can rediscover the power and passion that have made Susan Tedeschi a musical legend.

Phil Aston | Now Spinning Magazine

Susan Tedeschi's Landmark Album 'Just Won't Burn' Celebrates a Milestone with 25th Anniversary Edition

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