Lynyrd Skynyrd Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. UG Showdown, Mark II, Round I: 'Sultans Of Swing' Vs. 'Free Bird' [News]Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2015 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... has. We're back in the green division now, where the next pair says Dire Straits ' " Sultans of Swing " vs. Lynyrd Skynyrd 's " Free Bird ." In the left corner, performed by Mark Knopfler , coming from 1978's " Dire Straits ," give it up for ...

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  2. Jimmie Rodgers' Texas BluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | Bass Player

    ... copies. The song has been covered by countless artists, but let's examine versions by Waylon Jennings, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Robert Earl Keen to compare forms with the original. Jimmie Rodgers' style was a mix of rural folk music and blues, with ...

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  3. "Lynyrd Skynyrd-One More For The Fans" Double Album & DVD Available Now | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Guitar Player

    Lynyrd Skynyrd-One More For The Fans was released today. The double album and DVD features the band performing with both music industry legends and new talent, including Warren Haynes, Charlie Daniels, Gregg Allman, John Hiatt, Donnie Van Zant, Gov't Mule, Cheap Trick, Trace Adkins, Alabama, Blackberry Smoke, Peter Frampton, Robert Randolph, Aaron Lewis, moe., O.A.R., Jamey Johnson, Randy Houser, and Jason Isbell.

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  4. New Skynyrd Tribute Album Now Out. Info BelowRead the original story

    Jul 24, 2015 | WSRZ

    Lynyrd Skynyrd One More for the Fan s includes performances by Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick and Gregg Allman, among others. The members of Skynyrd spent much of the show watching the performances from seats in the Fox Theater, and Gary Rossington says the experience gave him a new perspective on songs he's been playing for 40 years.

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  5. Lynyrd Skynyrd Tribute Show CD/DVD "One More for the Fans!" Gets Its Release TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | WJZW-FM Washington

    The recently reported two-CD/DVD set capturing the all-star Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute concert that was held in November 2014 at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta gets its release today . Lynyrd Skynyrd -- One More for the Fans! features performances of many of the influential Southern rock band's songs by a variety of well-known such artists, including Gregg Allman , Peter Frampton , Cheap Trick , longtime Allman Brothers Band guitarist Warren Haynes , Charlie Daniels and Donnie Van Zant , as well the current Skynyrd lineup.

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  6. Chattanooga's Live Music Scene - " Riverfront Nights Free Concert Series Starts SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | Chattanoogan.com

    ... rockers, Ragdoll, will open the evening at 7 p.m. The Van Zant family has fostered three famous bands in Lynyrd Skynyrd, .38 Special and the Johnny Van Zant Band. Now, family members have formed Shanytown in the vein of their historic kinfolk. From ...

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  7. Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute with Aaron Lewis out Friday on CD, DVDRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Lynyrd Skynyrd's "One More For The Fans" - an all-star tribute to the Southern rock act - arrives Friday on Loud & Proud Records in partnership with Blackbird Presents. Performers included Staind frontman Aaron Lewis, Trace Adkins, Alabama, Gregg Allman, Cheap Trick, Charlie Daniels, Peter Frampton, Gov't Mule, Warren Haynes, John Hiatt, moe., O.A.R., and more.

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  8. All-star salute to Lynyrd Skynyrd to be released FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2015 | The Florida Times-Union

    "One More for the Fans," an all-star musical tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd, is set for release on CD and DVD on Friday. It was recorded last year at Atlanta's Fox Theatre, the same venue where Skynyrd recorded its triple-platinum 1976 live album, "One More from the Road."

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  9. 30+ Classic Rock Songs I Never Want to Hear AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Big Lead

    ... after 3,000,000,000,000 spins across the dial. Yesterday's well and gone by now. "Sweet Home Alabama" Lynyrd Skynyrd - Existential question: how many times do you think your local rock radio station has played this song in its existence? For me ...

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  10. The Wrong Kind of Rebel Rock Why bands are lowering the Confederate battle flagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | The Austin Chronicle

    ... the Confederacy and its legacy with two tracks, 1970's "Southern Man" and 1972's "Alabama." Two years later, Lynyrd Skynyrd fired back with "Sweet Home Alabama." Initially played up by the press as a juicy music feud, the dueling tracks became a ...

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  11. Kid Rock, the Rebel Flag and Southern Rock's Summer of ReckoningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Houston Press

    ... there include Bob Seger, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder and Eminem, but Kid Rock is the only big enough Lynyrd Skynyrd fan for the rebel flag to become an issue. Although he has in the past, Kid Rock hasn't featured the flag at his concerts for ...

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  12. Watch Peter Frampton, Cheap Trick and Gregg Allman Cover Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2015 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Peter Frampton , Cheap Trick and Gregg Allman were just a few of the artists on hand for Lynyrd Skynyrd 's all-star concert recording One More for the Fans - and you can now watch all three of those performances. As previously reported , the live set - which was recorded last fall and made its television debut yesterday on AXS - is due in stores July 24, but a few songs have already made their way online.

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  13. Peter Frampton Performs Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Call Me the Breeze" | VIDEORead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Guitar Player

    Peter Frampton and Cheap Trick were among the artists who paid tribute to southern-rock giants Lynyrd Skynyrd on the all-star tribute recording One More for the Fans . That live set is due in stores on July 24, but you can catch some of the performances-including those of Frampton and Cheap Trick-below.

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  14. Brantley Gilbert 'Cried Like a Baby' at His WeddingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | KUAD-FM Windsor

    ... Chesney for 15 special stadium dates on The Big Revival Tour . He recently teamed up with Southern rock group Lynyrd Skynyrd for CMT's Crossroads , which aired June 27.

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  15. Watch Video of Peter Frampton's Performance from Upcoming Lynyrd...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 19, 2015 | WIMZ-FM Knoxville

    A video of a performance by Peter Frampton from the upcoming Lynyrd Skynyrd tribute concert DVD One More for the Fans! has gotten its exclusive premiere at Billboard.com . The clip shows Frampton playing a rocking rendition of J.J. Cale 's "Call Me the Breeze," a song Skynyrd covered on its 1974 sophomore album, Second Helping .

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  16. Nos. 40-31: 50 things Alabama fans can do while waiting for 2015 football season to startRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Tide treasures. Go to an Alabama football game and you will invariably (and probably pretty early on) hear Lynyrd Skynyrd's iconic "Sweet Home Alabama." You'll hear it at tailgating gatherings, and inside Bryant Denny Stadium. Check out 15 facts you ...

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  17. Lynyrd Skynyrd & Peter Frampton Join Forces on '...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2015 | Billboard

    When he got the call to be part of an all-star tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd last fall, Peter Frampton didn't hesitate for a moment. "We've known each other on a very close level," Frampton tells Billboard.

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  18. Friday random ten: Revisiting the Rolling Stone 500 Greatest Songs list, part 4Read the original story

    Jul 17, 2015 | Off the Kuff

    ... of Fame. Song the MOB played once, then gave to a school that would appreciate it more: "Sweet Home Alabama", Lynyrd Skynyrd (#407). I don't remember why then-director Ken Dye said he'd arranged it, but after one rehearsal of it he said he'd give ...

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  19. Watch Jason Isbell Tackle Lynyrd Skynyrd Deep CutRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2015 | RollingStone

    When Jason Isbell joined the Drive-By Truckers as a 22-year-old, the band had just released Southern Rock Opera , an album rooted in the music and legacy of Lynyrd Skynyrd . Nearly a decade and a half later, Isbell - whose newest solo record, Something More Than Free , hits stores Friday - joins his idols on One More for the Fans , a live Lynyrd Skynyrd album recorded during an all-star concert last November.

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  20. The Cadillac Three's Jaren Johnston: My Ultimate Road Trip PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | RollingStone

    ... I love their whole thing. I listen to it on planes because I don't like flying, and it kind of calms me down. Lynyrd Skynyrd , "Swamp Music" We're friends with those guys. We toured with them, and Rickey [Medlocke] and Johnny [Van Zant] would ask us ...

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