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  1. Lynyrd Skynyrd headlining Eastbound Hoedown festival in AvondaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 19, 2015 | CBC News

    Classic rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd will headline the Eastbound Hoedown Summer Music Festival at Eastbound Park in Avondale on Aug. 21 and 22. The band, best known for southern rock songs Sweet Home Alabama and Free Bird, will join nine other acts for the two-day event. Other acts playing at the festival are Little Big Town, Dallas Smith, David Nail, Rodney Atkins, Lonestar, Blackjack Billy, Jess Mosaluke, Sundy Best and Rex Goudie.


  2. Big Beat: Lynyrd Skynyrd at Bluesfest, Pollstar reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 18, 2015 |

    The website says that vintage southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd will play RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest on July 14. The date has not been confirmed by Bluesfest, and it is not listed on Lynyrd Skynyrd's home page - though that is not unusual, as bands are asked to stay mum about festival bookings until full lineups are announced. If the Pollstar report is accurate, it's the second Bluesfest news to leak out this week, as hip hop duo Run the Jewels was also confirmed.


  3. Skynnyn Lynnyrd brings music of Lynyrd Skynyrd to The PalmsRead the original story

    Mar 18, 2015 | Davis Enterprise

    With songs like "Free Bird" and "Sweet Home Alabama," Lynyrd Skynyrd popularized southern rock in the 1970s. Although the original line-up was forever altered by a tragic plane crash in 1977, Lynryd Skynyrd's music lives on.


  4. Lynyrd Skynyrd rocks the houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    Lynyrd Skynyrd took to the CN Centre stage Monday night to a roaring crowd. Here is Rickey Medlocke, left, and Johnny Van Zant enjoying the crowd reaction to their rock and roll sound.


  5. Off Beat: Guy who fought long hair has a namesake with a bare skullRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... to show internal organs. It didn't take long for someone to link those names with the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, she said, and "That's the way it's been ever since." The other teacher who was a namesake? The rock 'n' rollers named their band ...


  6. Gregor: It looks like White Sox have a reliable closerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... of the bullpen to Rage Against the Machine, Metallica or Guns N' Roses, he prefers "Sweet Home Alabama" by Lynyrd Skynyrd. "It's just a comfortable song to me," Robertson said last season after taking over for the great Mariano Rivera as the ...


  7. Lynyrd Skynyrd And The Marshall Tucker Band Will Bring A Night Of...Read the original story

    Mar 14, 2015 | Mi2n

    Bethel Woods Center for the Arts has announced the return of Lynyrd Skynyrd to the Pavilion Amphitheater stage on Friday, August 14. The Marshall Tucker Band will also perform, making it a night jam-packed with classic southern rock. Tickets for the performance go on-sale Saturday, March 21 at 10:00am, Ticketmaster or by phone at 1.800.745.3000.


  8. Lynyrd Skynyrd delivers a great showRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Lifestyles

    But there's only been one Rock and Roll Hall of Fame-inducted act in the city: southern rock kingpins Lynyrd Skynyrd, who put on a great show on Friday night. . Lynyrd Skynyrd has been around longer than I've been alive.


  9. Lynyrd Skynyrd brings a Saturday Night Special on a Friday night in EstevanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2015 | Lifestyles

    The sounds of southern rock music rippled through Affinity Place in Estevan on Friday night, as Lynyrd Skynyrd kicked off a whirlwind tour of western Canada with a raucous, 85-minute, 13-song performance. The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees played many of their biggest hits, to the delight of more than 1,800 fans in attendance.


  10. Lynyrd Skynyrd, Marshall Tucker Band coming to Bethel Woods Center for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Times Herald-Record

    Lynyrd Skynyrd is heading back to Bethel Woods Center for the Arts, bringing along Southern rockers the Marshall Tucker Band for a show Aug. 14. Tickets are $47.50, $68, $83, $103 and $28 , and will go on sale at 10 a.m. March 21. You can get tickets at or through Ticketmaster online or by phone at 1-800-745-3000.


  11. Southern rock icons hitting stage at CN CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | Prince George Citizen

    Some bands have made rock 'n' roll hall of fame careers out of their live shows. James Brown, The Grateful Dead, Rush, Phish, and the one coming Monday night to Prince George, Lynyrd Skynyrd.


  12. Prattville to honor Muscle Shoals' SwampersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2015 | The Montgomery Advertiser

    Prattville to honor Muscle Shoals' Swampers The group made music history from its north Alabama Sound Studio, where stars recorded Check out this story on The legendary Swampers - Jimmy Johnson, David Hood, Roger Hawkins and the late Barry Beckett - recorded with Aretha Franklin, The Rolling Stones, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Prattville's own Wilson Pickett, just to name a few. The City of Prattville and the Prattville Creative and Performing Arts Council will honor The Swampers of the Muscle Shoals Sound Studio at the Annual Fountain City Arts Festival Honoree Dinner at 7 p.m. March 14 at the Marriott Legends at Capitol Hill.


  13. The Voice of Ireland: Deja Vu for Kian as Helena Bradley Bates...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2015 |

    ... Helena to go through to the next round as she impressed the most during the battle performance of Freebird by Lynyrd Skynyrd. Kian said, "Amazing. Both of you have such amazing qualities you both deserve a place in the final. It's a tough one. I ...


  14. Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2015 | Miami New Times

    ... And once that's happened, there's never a chance to get back in and enjoy what you helped start. Or is there? Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Rickey Medlocke has been living out that rare chance for the last 20 years, since he rejoined the legendary ...


  15. SeaWorld's new sea lion show in the works in OrlandoRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... The first two musical acts are Toby Keith ("Should've Been a Cowboy," "I Love This Bar") on Saturday and Lynyrd Skynyrd ("Sweet Home Alabama") on Sunday. Showtime both days is 4 p.m. at Bayside Stadium. The 2015 event will include salutes to the ...


  16. Beyonce's 'Bey Hive' Attacks Kid Rock With Stinging Remarks After He Criticises Their QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 |

    ... and regarded without any huge hits. Rock cited 'Sweet Home Alabama' and 'Old Time Rock and Roll', songs by Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bob Seger , as particularly successful hits. Evidently Rock has not been following Beyonce's career too closely as she is ...


  17. Super Bowl Halftime ShowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | KRAV-FM Tulsa

    ... He explained that he didn't find any of her work as legendary as things like "Purple Rain" from Prince or Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama." Kid Rock even went further to say he didn't understand the hype around her miraculous behind!! Fans of ...


  18. Steer wrestling mixed with Hip Hop? A llama dancing to Prince? The Rocket City Black Rodeo...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Alabama Live

    ... Prince's 'Erotic City', Cypress Hill's 'Insane in the Membrane', and interestingly included in the mix was Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Sweet Home Alabama' boomed through the loudspeakers. The steers and the horses didn't seem to mind the music and the fans, ...


  19. Beyonce Fans Are Spamming Kid Rock's Insta With Bees: Here's WhyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | MTV

    Kid Rock is getting buzzed by the BeyHive. The Detroit rocker known for sampling Lynyrd Skynyrd and that duet with Sheryl Crow is facing backlash from Beyonce 's fans for comments he made in a Rolling Stone interview.


  20. Kid Rock is 'flabbergasted' by Beyonc 's popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | NME

    Kid Rock is "flabbergasted" by BeyoncA 's success, arguing that the singer hasn't released a single on par with Prince's 'Purple Rain', Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Sweet Home Alabama' or Bob Seger's 'Old Time Rock & Roll'. The 44-year-old rapper - real name Robert Ritchie - was responding to a question posed by Rolling Stone about BeyoncA , stating his surprise that the former Destiny's Child member is as popular as she is.