Susan is a feminine given name, a form of Susanna, deriving originally from Middle Egyptian "sÅ¡n" (lotus flower), first reported on an 11th Dynasty sarcophagus dating from approximately 2000 B.C. However, the Hebrew root for the name for the lily, ×©××©× is derived from the root ×©××© or ×©×©× , meaning "to be joyful, bright, or cheerful", which is the basis for the word and name ×©×©×× Sasson, meaning "joy of life*". The Persian name for lily is Ø³ÙØ³Ù sousan, susan. The name of Susa, an ancient city of Persia, may be derived from the lilies which abounded in the plain in which it was situated.
The Tedeschi Trucks band rolled their tour into Boston on a perfect 75 degree evening. The sunset over Boston highlighted the evening with a beautiful array of colors that made the night just that much nicer. When Susan Tedeschi walked onto stage with her husband Derek Trucks not far behind, the entire venue cheered them [...]
Derek Trucks and Susan Tedeschi prove marriage and some great friends can put together an incredible album . Before the upcoming Boston show on August 17th at the Bank of America Pavilion, I asked Susan and Derek a few questions and this is what they had to say about it: ZME: With the soon [...]