Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”
The record would be their first since 2012.
The Lynyrd Skynyrd classic is notorious for celebrating the confederate South, and was originally written in response to Neil Young’s ‘Southern Man.’
From Bob Dylan to Motorhead, there’s been some great music moments on the show.
In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]
Two titans of ’70s classic rock are teaming up for a short co-headlining tour. Lynyrd Skynyrd, still touring behind last year’s Last Of A Dying Breed will hit the road with the reunited Bad Company […]
The GRAMMYs and rock and roll have always had an uneasy relationship. While some iconic rockers like Bruce Springsteen and U2 have shelves full of GRAMMYs, many others have never won a single one. Proud […]
No matter the year or the lineup, Lynyrd Skynyrd has always been a band whose members have no fear about speaking their mind. Late singer/lyricist Ronnie Van Zant famously gave Neil Young a verbal smack-down […]
“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page
Who’s rocking the Republican National Convention this week? Southern rock, Kid Rock, and basically no women.