Lynyrd Skynyrd Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. 'Honky Tonk Tailgate Party' tops weekend lineup for Atlanta's country barsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2009 | Examiner.com

    ... Saturday night (7/18) as Will Bill's hosts Second Helping and their tribute to Southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd. Second Helping whose members have toured with veteran Lynyrd Skynyrd artists bills itself as the country's longest running and most ...

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  2. This Day in Music History: April 15thRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | WPLR

    ... Hot 100 Singles Chart with "Dust in the Wind" which was their first and only top ten single in the U.S. 1977: Lynyrd Skynyrd singer Ronnie Van Zant and guitarist Gary Rossington were awarded honorary Atlanta citizenship certificates for their part ...

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  3. Ron Onesti: The curse, and the legacy, of Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Daily Herald

    Original Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Robert Burns Jr. was killed in an automobile crash April 3. He was not wearing his seat belt. In 2009, keyboardist Billy Powell died of a heart attack at age 56. In 1980, founding member and guitarist Allen Collins' wife died during a miscarriage.

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  4. Pandora Shares Most-Liked Songs From Rock & Roll Hall of Fame's Class of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | Billboard

    ... bed-up rock songs of 2015 are FOB's "Centuries," Hozier's "Take Me to Church" and -- slight change of pace -- Lynyrd Skynyrd 's "Sweet Home Alabama." Some classics never die.

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  5. Lynyrd Skynyrd booked for August concert at Watertown fairgroundsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | Watertown Daily Times

    The band Lynyrd Skynyrd is coming here in August as part of the Car-Freshner/F.X. Caprara Kia/Chrysler 2015 Summer Concert Series. The annual summer series is hosted by the Disabled Persons Action Organization.

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  6. This summer's Minnesota Zoo music lineup sounds familiarRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2015 | Star Tribune

    ... It," makes his zoo debut on Aug. 12. Blackberry Smoke, a rising country-rock band that's been compared to Lynyrd Skynyrd, lands at the zoo on July 24. And the retro and rootsy Mavericks, Grammy-winning country stars in 1990s who reunited in 2012, ...

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  7. KICKS 101.5a s Crock FestRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | WKHX-FM Atlanta

    KICKS 101.5 and Carl Black kick off your Atlanta summer with the first southern music party of its kinda Crock Fest! Country and Rock collide for KICKS 101.5's Crock Fest! Starring Lynyrd Skynyrd, Travis Tritt, and Blackberry Smoke! June 19th at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater. Tickets are on sale NOW - get yours before they sell out! Party with KICKS 101.5 at Crock Fest! With Lynyrd Skynyrd, Travis Tritt And Blackberry Smoke! The legacy began some 41 years ago in Jacksonville, Florida, and halted for a decade by the 1977 plane crash that killed three band members, including Ronnie Van Zant and Steve Gaines.

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  8. Robert Burns Jr. | Skynyrd cofounder, 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Philly.com

    Robert Burns Jr., 64, the former drummer and a founding member of the Southern hard-rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, died Friday in a single-vehicle crash in Georgia, police and his father said. Mr. Burns' vehicle went off a road just before midnight as it approached a curve near Cartersville, striking a mailbox and a tree, Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman Tracey Watson said.

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  9. Former drummer for Lynyrd Skynyrd dies in NW Ga. wreckRead the original story

    Apr 8, 2015 | WDUN-AM Gainesville

    The former drummer and a founding member of the Southern hard rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, Robert Burns Jr., died late Friday in a single-vehicle crash in Georgia, police and his father said. Burns' vehicle went off a road just before midnight as it approached a curve near Cartersville, striking a mailbox and a tree, Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman Tracey Watson said.

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  10. Family Plans Concert To Celebrate Life of Former Lynyrd Skynyrd DrummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | Patch.com

    Family, close friends and fans will soon have a chance to say goodbye to Bob Burns, the original drummer for iconic Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd who passed away last week in a fatal car crash . Memorial services for Robert Lewis "Bob" Burns Jr. will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, April 11 at NorthPointe Church at 30 Orchard Road in Adairsville.

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  11. Beyonce "Will Be" On The Same Level As Michael Jackson, According To Charlamagne Da GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | HipHopDx

    ... of why Beyonce has the level of stardom she has without boasting a record like Prince's "Purple Rain" or Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama." In regards to those particular comments, Charlamagne explained that those records were released during ...

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  12. Lynyrd Skynyrd's Bob Burns Dies in Car CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Country Weekly

    Robert "Bob" Burns Jr., the original drummer for the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, died in a single-vehicle car crash in Georgia following a performance on Friday , according to USA Today . He was 64. Bob was with Lynyrd Skynyrd until 1974 and can be heard on many of the band's most popular recordings, including "Sweet Home Alabama, "Gimme Three Steps," "Simple Man" and "Free Bird."

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  13. Hudson Gardens Summer Concert SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2015 | KALC-FM Denver

    ... on May 31st with Creedence Clearwater Revisited and continues through the summer with superstar shows from Lynyrd Skynyrd, George Thorogood and Brian Setzer, Joan Jett and the Blackhearts and Boyz II Men! All concerts begin at 6:30pm except for the ...

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  14. GoLocalProv | Lifestyle | Potenza Rocks on The VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Go Local

    Rhode Island native Sarah Potenza continued her dominance on NBC's "The Voice" last night, with a commanding take on the Lynyrd Skynyrd classic "Freebird." Behind her Coach Blake Shelton, she took charge of the classic rock hit, as she battled to remain on the show into the next round.

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  15. 'The Voice' Season 8 Recap & Review: Team Blake Takes on Team Pharrell for Live PlayoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | WWWQ-FM Atlanta

    ... It wasn't a bad performance, but there were too many other good ones tonight. 3. Sarah Potenza, "Freebird" by Lynyrd Skynyrd: Tough song to kick off the show considering it's one of the greatest closers of all time. Shelton pointed out that America ...

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  16. Team Blake and Team Pharrell tackle "The Voice" Live PlayoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... is a sacred song. Team CeeLo's Juliet Simms (despite fighting an illness) killed it when she performed the Lynyrd Skynyrd track during the show's sophomore season, so Sarah had a lot to live up to. While Juliet went on the screaming side, Sarah took ...

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  17. Bob Burns, Lynyrd Skynyrd Drummer, Killed in CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | News Max

    Bob Burns, 64, the founding drummer for the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd who appeared on some of the bands biggest hits, was killed in a single-vehicle crash over the weekend in Georgia. It's the second tragedy to strike the Hall of Fame band.

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  18. Bob Burns Dies: Lynyrd Skynyrd Drummer Was 64Read the original story

    Apr 6, 2015 | The Hollywood Gossip

    Bob Burns, a founding member of Lynyrd Skynyrd, has died at 64. The drummer, who played on the band's first two albums, was killed in a car crash. A Georgia State Patrol spokeswoman said Burns, who was not wearing a seat belt, was killed when his car left the road , striking a mailbox and a tree.

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  19. Lynyrd Skynyrda s Robert Burns Killed in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | CMT.com

    Former Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Robert Burns Jr. died Friday night after crashing his car into a mailbox and a tree near his home in Cartersville, Georgia. Burns played on the band's first two albums - 1973's and 1974's Second Helping - which included classics such as "Sweet Home Alabama," "Freebird" and "Simple Man."

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  20. Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Robert Burns Junior dead at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | KNOE-TV Monroe

    ... and hit a mailbox and a tree. Further details were not immediately available. Burns was 64. He was with Lynyrd Skynyrd when they recorded "Sweet Home Alabama," ''Gimme Three Steps" and "Free Bird." He left the group in 1974 but would play with them ...

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