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23 hrs ago | USA Today

Spotify releases four Labor Day weekend playlists

Spotify releases four Labor Day weekend playlists Labor Day weekend signals the last of summer.


Related Topix: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pop/Rock, Music, Entertainment

Fri Aug 22, 2014


PlayhouseSquare presents the rock band Gov't Mule

This year marks the 20th anniversary of the rock band Gov't Mule and in celebration of their "20 Years Strong Tour" they will be taking the stage in PlayhouseSquare at the Connor Palace theatre on September 12, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The group got their start in 1994 as a side project of The Allman Brothers Band with original members Warren Haynes and ... (more)


Related Topix: Blues, Gov't Mule, Pop/Rock, The Grateful Dead

Wed Aug 20, 2014


'Peach' still sweet as ever

If Sunday's festival-closing performance by the Allman Brothers Band at the third annual Peach Music Festival was truly the last time we will see the band in Northeast Pennsylvania, then it definitely went out on a high note.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Pennsylvania

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Guitar Player

Eric Clapton Reveals His Favorite Guitar Solo

Asked to name his favorite guitar solo, Eric Clapton describes first hearing it on his car radio, saying he pulled over to the side of the road to listen.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Muscle Shoals, AL, The Beatles

Guitar World

New Book/CD: Learn Slide Guitar from Warren Haynes

Guide to Slide Guitar , the legendary guitarist of Gov't Mule, Phil Lesh and Friends, the Grateful Dead and the Allman Brothers Band offers instructions on choosing a slide, perfecting left- and right-hand techniques, playing rhythm and blues soloing-on electric and acoustic.


Related Topix: Blues, Gov't Mule, The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock

Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Union Democrat

Russia embraces Copper man's biker blues

The 57-year-old father of five has spent more than a decade as the frontman for the Charlie Brechtel Band, playing blues songs inspired by the history of American biker culture at motorcycle rallies and events throughout the United States.


Related Topix: Blues, Black Entertainment, B.B. King, John Lee Hooker, Pop/Rock


First Flops: 10 Classic Rock Debut Albums That Failed To Break The...

Following its releasea .they remained a little known punk funk band from Los Angeles.


Related Topix: The Red Hot Chili Peppers, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Pop/Rock, Flea, Celebrities, Bruce Springsteen, Music, Entertainment

Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Morning Call

Concert review: Allman Brothers Band blazes to the end at Scranton's Peach Festival

At a time when some classic rock bands are marking milestone anniversaries by limping to the end of their careers, The Allman Brothers Band headlined its Peach Festival at The Pavilion at Montage in Scranton on Saturday as if it still had something to prove - or at least wanted to go out on a high note.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Life, Food, Food Festival, Eat a Peach, The Allman Brothers

Sat Aug 16, 2014

The Macon Telegraph

‘Southbound’ provides insight into Southern rock history

Imagine if everything ever written about Southern rock was boiled down to its essence -- and combined into one big book.


Related Topix: Nashville, TN, Pop/Rock

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Gregg Allman biopic 'Midnight Rider' crew cited by OSHA for safety violations

The producers who tried to make Midnight Rider , a biopic based on the life of the Allman Brothers Band's Gregg Allman, have been cited by the U.S. Labor Department's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for safety violations.


Related Topix: OSHA, Pop/Rock, Train Disaster

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Guitar World

Compilation Producer Bill Levenson Talks Allman Brothers Band's...

Recorded March 12 and 13, 1971, at the New York club, the album captured the original Allman Brothers Band at the peak of their powers, playing with verve, grace, intensity and seemingly telepathic communication.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Fillmore, NY

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Live Music Blog

Trey Anastasio Band adds 2nd show @ Peach Music Festival

The Peach Music Festival is set to go down this weekend and they were a bit shocked by the news that Bob Weir had to cancel all of his upcoming dates including his scheduled performance at the festival, so they asked Trey Anastasio Band to add a set to the festival which will now happen on Friday night and Saturday night.


Related Topix: Scranton, PA, Pop/Rock

WJZW-FM Washington

Gregg Allman, Cheap Trick, Peter Frampton to Take Part in Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Concert This Fall

An impressive lineup of music stars will gather at Atlanta's Fox Theatre on November 12 to take part in a concert paying tribute to arguably the most influential and famous Southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd .


Related Topix: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Pop/Rock, Peter Frampton, Blues, Gov't Mule, Was

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Something Else! Reviews

The Allman Brothers Band - The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings

By March of 1971, something bigger than the music was happening with the Allman Brothers Band - certainly something bigger, I'd guess, than they could explain.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Inventions, Science / Technology, The Allman Brothers

WJZW-FM Washington

The Grateful Dead's Bob Weir Cancels All Upcoming Tour Dates

Some disconcerting news from Bob Weir 's camp: The founding Grateful Dead singer/guitarist and his longtime side group, RatDog , have canceled all the scheduled shows on their itinerary.


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, Ratdog, Scranton, PA

Fri Aug 08, 2014

RI Central

Catching up with Gregg Allman

Southern rock legend Gregg Allman will be bringing his solo band to The Newport Yachting Center on Sunday, Aug. 10 for a performance along with Jaimoe's Jasssz Band.


Related Topix: Gregg Allman, Pop/Rock, Blues, Newport Folk Festival, Country, The Allman Brothers

Thu Aug 07, 2014

Effingham Herald

Southern Rock pioneer Hall to play Mars

An artist with a long and varied background as a performer, Hall has shared the studio and stages around the world with The Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jeff Beck Group, Grand Funk Railroad and a host of others.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jeff Beck, Comedy, Entertainment, Television

Wed Aug 06, 2014


Animated Video | Allman Brothers Band - Statesboro Blues

Late last month The Allman Brothers Band issued The 1971 Fillmore East Recordings , a box set documenting the group's legendary run of shows at the iconic NYC venue.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Gregg Allman

Tue Aug 05, 2014

The Nation

The High Price that Surveillance Costs the Press and Our Democracy

Together with "Eat a Peach" - much of which was recorded at the same shows, The Allman Brothers Band's double album, "Live At Fillmore East," has long been one a handful of iconic rock albums and no collection could be considered complete without it.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Blue Note, Jazz, US News, Liberal Political News

Sat Aug 02, 2014

KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

10 Facts You Probably Didn't Know About Johnny Winter

In the wake of Johnny Winter 's tragic passing , we take a look back on his incredible career and dig deep to uncover a number of facts that you might not know about one of the most respected guitar players of all-time.


Related Topix: Blues, Johnny Winter, Watches, Pop/Rock