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  1. New Lynyrd Skynyrd Doc Shows Plane Crash Footage, Traces Band HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | RollingStone

    Members of Southern Rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd pose by their trailer backstage at an outdoor concert in October, 1976 in California. A new documentary promises to tell the full story of one of southern rock's defining bands , warts and all.


  2. Showtime Documentary Films To Premiere Lynyrd Skynyrd: If I Leave Here Tomorrow 8/18Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday |

    LYNYRD SKYNYRD: IF I LEAVE HERE TOMORROW, the newest addition to the Showtime Documentary Films slate, will premiere on Saturday, August 18 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Showtime on-air, on demand and over the internet. Directed by Stephen Kijak and featuring rare interviews and never-before-seen archival footage, LYNYRD SKYNYRD: IF I LEAVE HERE TOMORROW takes viewers on a trip through the history, myth and legend of one of the most iconic American rock bands.


  3. IEI to thank first responders at Wood County fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 13 |

    ... Modesitt of RMA Presents booked the Second Helping band, which will provide a tribute to Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd at the fairgrounds at 3 p.m. Opening for Second Helping will be The Adam Hill Band. The fair concert is open to the general ...


  4. Lynyrd Skynyrd to Headline Southern Rock Cruise 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 11 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Lynyrd Skynyrd were confirmed as headlines of the Southern Rock Cruise 2019, which sails from Tampa on Jan. 6, 2019, and visits Cosumel and Progreso, Mexico, before returning on Jan. 12. The cruise takes place almost a month after the last listed date on Skynyrd's farewell tour , which had originally been set to end in their hometown of Jacksonville, Fla., on Sept. 2 before shows were added up to Dec. 8. Cruise handlers StarVista LIVE reported that, while the Last of the Street Survivors road trip was being staged at large venues across the U.S., the cruise was the only opportunity to see the band in a more intimate setting.


  5. Lynyrd Skynyrd Will Swing By Minnesota On Final TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 9 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... if we're being honest here, there's one southern rock group that trumps all of the others. I'm talking about Lynyrd Skynyrd. "Free Bird" "Simple Man" and "Sweet Home Alabama" are some of the most legendary tunes in the history of rock. Even though I ...


  6. 3 Things to Do SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 6 | Daytona Beach News-Journal Online

    1. Nuthin' Fancy Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Band, 7:15 p.m., Daytona Beach Bandshell, 70 Boardwalk, Daytona Beach. Nuthin' Fancy delivers a full 10-piece show with beautiful ladies as backup singers, sweet piano playing, and all the timeless Southern ...


  7. Lynyrd Skynyrd ?Farewell Tour? in Hartford with CharlieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Legendary Souther rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd will pack 'em in at Xfinity Theatre in Hartford Saturday, July 14, as part of their Last of The Street Survivors Farewell Tour. Guitarist Gary Rossington is already quoted on as saying, "I know we're going to take some time off after this farewell tour that's all planned, and then who knows.


  8. Redwood City company wins FDA approval for emphysema-treating medical deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 5 | Business Journal

    In May, he played backup trumpet at a Lynyrd Skynyrd concert in Mountain View. That's thanks to a new device developed by Redwood City-based Pulmonx , a new type of lung valve which received FDA approval last week.


  9. Charlie Worsham to Host Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute With Brothers Osborne, Randy HouserRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 5 | RollingStone

    Charlie Worsham 's Every Damn Monday residency has become a summertime tradition in Nashville, and the next installment raises the bar even by Worsham's impeccable standards. Set for July 9th at the Basement East club, the singer-guitarist hosts a tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd featuring an all-star band.


  10. Doheny Blues Festival: Lynyrd Skynyrd delivers rousing 90-minute showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2016 | Laguna Niguel News

    Johnny Van Zant, lead singer of Lynyrd Skynyrd, performs Saturday at the Doheny Blues Festival in Dana Point. The two-day festival is held annually at Doheny State Beach.


  11. CJ Solar Opens for Legendary Music Group Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 3 |

    CJ Solar had a dream come true over the weekend, when he opened for Lynyrd Skynyrd's Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour in Raleigh and Charlotte. Attached Photo: CJ Solar joins members of Lynyrd Skynyrd prior to their set at the PNC Music Pavillion in CharlotteSaturday night.


  12. Lynyrd Skynyrd hits the big screen in 'If I Leave Here Tomorrow'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | St. Petersburg Times

    Imagine premiering a film about Lynyrd Skynyrd in their hometown of Jacksonville. Imagine all the hoopla and plus-ones you'd have to wrangle for the first screening of a new documentary about Florida's favorite surviving Southern rock sons.


  13. For LIers, down-home rock a slice of Southern comfortRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 29 | Newsday

    Cathy and George Lee dance to the sounds of the Marshall Tucker Band at Jones Beach in 2016. Photo Credit: Steve Remich Going to a Lynyrd Skynyrd concert at Northwell Health at Jones Beach Theater in late June is not just an evening out for Patti Fernstrom, 49, of Levittown - it's a family tradition.


  14. How one Cape Breton nursing home avoids bedsoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 28 | Cape Breton Post

    ... they're not able to get up and move around much, then Wendy Boudreau - who was leading the chair dancing to Lynyrd Skynyrd on Wednesday morning - determines if they will need a mattress or seat cushion customized to their needs. Five of the beds at ...


  15. Superior's Premier Outdoor Facility Is Set To Host BowfestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 24 | AmmoLand

    Mont Du Lac Resort, Superior's premiere outdoor summer and winter recreation facility is set to host the Midwest's largest 3D archery festival, Bowfest, July 27th- 29th. The events don't stop there, with live music featuring Aaron Lewis as the headliner along with Freebird, the Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute band, Shalo Lee and top hunting personalities Levi Morgan, Tim Wells, Babe Winkelman, Pat & Nicole Reeve and Brent & Nicole Larson.


  16. Marshall Tucker Band, coming to Quakertown pavilion, still chasing that Southern soundRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 22 | The Morning Call

    ... Quakertown's Univest Performance Center on Thursday. And starting in July, the band will be on 27 dates of Lynyrd Skynyrd's farewell tour. "Those teenybopper people are now in their 40s or 50s or 60s," Gray says. "Even though I didn't want to sing ...


  17. 'Tag' is too weird to be fiction - just like these 15 other films based on true storiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Mashable

    ... story. The film's infamous flight scene was loosely based on the 1977 crash of a plane chartered by Lynyrd Skynyrd. Six passengers, including three of the band's musicians and their assistant road manager, were killed. Gregg Allman also admitted in ...


  18. CJ Solar to Open Lynyrd Skynyrd Shows in Raleigh & CharlotteRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 14, 2018 |

    Hit singer/songwriter CJ Solar, who celebrated his first Top 15 single with "Airplane," has been confirmed to open two shows on Lynyrd Skynyrd's Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour. Fans can catch the artist Rolling Stone Country named one of their "New Artists You Need To Know" June 29in Raleigh and June 30 in Charlotte.


  19. Lynyrd Skynyrd To Headline Southern Rock Cruise 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 |

    Fans are clamoring to catch Lynyrd Skynyrd on their Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour - making stops at amphitheaters, arenas and stadiums. But there's only one place to see the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame members up close and personal in an intimate setting, when they make a special appearance on The Southern Rock Cruise on January 8, 2019.


  20. Around Ascension for June 14, 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2018 | The Advocate

    Rock out with the second annual Rock'n the Bayou at the Lamar-Dixon Expo Center at 6 p.m. Saturday. The lineup includes Lynyrd Skynyrd's Artimus Pyle with the Artimus Pyle Band, Matthew and Gunnar Nelson, Foreigner founding member Lou Gramm and headlining act Starship with Mickey Thomas.