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Out of the Madness is the second studio album by American jam band The Derek Trucks Band, released on October 20, 1998.[3] The album was recorded between June 14, 1997 – April 11, 1998 at Dockside Studios, Maurice[3] The album is mainly re-arranged jazz and blues classics and the rest is original compositions by the band.[4] Derek was eighteen years old at the time of the release of the album.[5] In 2008, the album was made available digitally, and is now available on iTunes, and other online retailers like Real, Rhapsody, Yahoo! Music, eMusic, Napster and Puretracks.[5]

Out of the Madness
Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 20, 1998 (CD)
November 17, 2008 (Digital download)
RecordedJune 14, 1997-April 11, 1998 at Dockside Studios
(Maurice, Louisiana)
GenreBlues rock, jazz fusion, jam rock, Southern rock
LabelHouse of Blues
ProducerJohn Snyder
The Derek Trucks Band chronology
The Derek Trucks Band
Out of the Madness
Joyful Noise
Professional ratings
Review scores
Allmusic3/5 stars[1]
CMJ(very favorable)[2]


Track listingEdit

1."Preachin' Blues" (S. House)4:58
2."Younk Funk" (J. Herring/D. Trucks)4:49
3."Good Morning Little Schoolgirl" (S. Williamson)5:39
4."Forty-Four" (Howlin' Wolf)5:38
5."Kickin' Back" (J. Herbert/O. Burbridge/Herring)8:51
6."Look-Ka Py Py" (J. Modeliste/A. Neville/L. Nocentelli/G. Porter Jr.)4:07
7."Alright" (J. Herring)2:48
8."Death Letter" (House)5:25
9."Pleasant Gardens" (T. Smallie/Trucks)6:33
10."Spillway" (J. Herring)4:56
11."Ain't That Lovin' You" (D. Malone)6:37
12."Deltaraga" (Trucks)2:52


The Derek Trucks BandEdit

Additional personnelEdit

  • Warren Haynes - vocals, guitar
  • Larry McCray - vocals, guitar
  • Jimmy Herring - guitar
  • John Snyder - producer
  • Matt Tutor - vocals
  • Tony Daigle - engineer
  • Jay Newland - engineer
  • Jim Watts - assistant engineer
  • Benny Graeff - assistant engineer
  • Jay Newland - mastering
  • Jay Newland - mixing
  • Jim Watts - mixing
  • Jason Standard - assistant engineer
  • Flournoy Holmes - cover art, design, photography
  • K. Tauches - design assistant
  • Stacey Orzell - photography[6]


  1. ^ Koda, Cub (2011). "Out of the Madness - The Derek Trucks Band | AllMusic". Retrieved 6 August 2011.
  2. ^ College Music Journal review[permanent dead link]
  3. ^ a b "Review". Allmusic. Retrieved 2009-06-11.
  4. ^ "Out of the Madness". Billboard. Retrieved 2009-06-11.[dead link]
  5. ^ a b "First Two dTb albums available for download now". Derek Trucks. Archived from the original on 2011-07-09. Retrieved 2009-06-11.
  6. ^ "Out of the Madness". Answers. Retrieved 2009-06-11.