Allman Brothers Band
“Welcome to the Crossroads Guitar Festival,” Eric Clapton said politely, as he sat down with an acoustic guitar to kick off night one of the fourth Crossroads Guitar Festival at New York’s Madison Square Garden. […]
Gregg Allman‘s 2012 memoir, My Cross To Bear, is being developed into a feature film biopic by the same team working on the upcoming film about legendary New York punk club CBGB. According to the […]
Continuing a tradition that has been going strong for more than 20 years, the Allman Brothers Band will make a home at New York City’s Beacon Theatre for their annual residency. The Macon, Georgia-based Rock […]
Eric Clapton announced that he’s bringing the festival to New York’s Madison Square Garden on April 12 and 13, 2013, with a lineup that includes blues legends B.B. King and Buddy Guy, classic rock icons Clapton, Jeff Beck and The Allman Brothers Band, country stars Vince Gill, Brad Paisley and Keith Urban and young guns including John Mayer and Gary Clark Jr.
Joining the soul legend’s band in the spring of 1966, Jaimoe would soon learn a big lesson from Otis Redding. It was one that he’d carry through his life, but it wasn’t musical advice.
In 2000, The Allmans fired Dickey Betts, and Warren Haynes rejoined, replacing his former boss. At that point, he and Derek Trucks had to establish their relationship — as two lead guitarists who specialize in slide playing. Haynes explained the dynamic when he sat down with CBS Local.
Take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and other musical delights from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Forty-one years after the release of Carole King‘s Tapestry – […]
Gordon Lightfoot, Bob Marley, Jackson Browne, Janis Joplin, Donovan, Grateful Dead Release New Material!
A number of new releases featuring classic artists came out this past week. Must be something in the air… Whether you get your music via downloading, online ordering or going to an actual store and […]
One early, and lesser hyped, highlight of Saturday night’s Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony came with the posthumous induction of blues legend Freddie King. ZZ Top‘s Billy Gibbons and Dusty Hill took […]
Co-founder and singer/keyboardist of the [lastfm]Allman Brothers Band[/lastfm], [lastfm]Gregg Allman[/lastfm] went under the knife in a successful liver transplant Wednesday morning. The southern rocker is expected to make a full recovery, but will it be in […]