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38 Special- Special Forces- Donnie Van Zant, Jeff Carlisi

Former singer/ songwriter co-founder Donnie Van Zant and original 38 Special lead guitarist Jeff Carlisi recall band headquarters in an abandoned auto parts garage to work up songs including “Rockin’ Into the Night" & "Stone Cold Believer" from their January 1980 breakthrough third album;”Hold On Loosely” and ”Fantasy Girl”from 1981’s Wild Eyed Southern Boys , plus eventually “Caught Up in You”and "Chain Lightning" in June 1982 from the top ten seller  Special Forces...
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Black Crowes-Southern Harmony… @25- Chris Robinson, Rich Robinson

Happy birthday to the mayor of Mr. Crowe's neighborhood, Chris Robinson (20th )

Black Crowes- Remedy- London 10-94

Happy birthday Chris Robinson Wed (20th )

Black Crowes Rock Against Terror- Oklahoma City 5-10-95

The Black Crowes' finest hour may have been their benefit performance for the shell-shocked innocent citizens of Oklahoma City following the worst terrorist attack in the US April 19,1995.

Allman Brothers Band- Eat a Peach- the late Gregg Allman, Dickey Betts

The legendary Allman Brothers Band had officially disbanded even prior to the deaths of drummer Butch Trucks and singer/ organist Gregg Allman in 2017, but to this day I still marvel how it all could have possibly continued for almost half a…

Allman Brothers Band- Midnight Rider- LA 6-92

One last midnight ride for Gregg Allman, another sad farewell with the passing of ABB drummer Butch Trucks. Here is a rare 1992 unplugged version of "Midnight Rider".

Lynyrd Skynyrd-One More From the Road 40th Anniversary-Gary Rossington

Original Lynyrd Skynyrd bass player Leon Wilkeson, in what turned out to be his last radio interview. And the late pianist Billy Powell makes a cameo as well...co-founding guitarist Gary Rossington for the band's pivotal 1976 live album One More From the Road ...

Allman Brothers Band-Live at Fillmore East-the late Gregg Allman,Dickey Betts

The original Allman Brothers Band had to be seen and heard live to be fully appreciated, and in 1971 I was fortunate to see them twice. Now we know that year to be bittersweet, a time of commercial and critical breakthrough as well as tragic…

Allman Brothers Band- Seven Turns- Los Angeles 6-11-92

The unplugged trend in rock bands reinterpreting their most famous songs in an acoustic arrangement was in full bloom when the Allman Brothers Band, always one of the largest ( and best ) working bands America ever produced, agreed to the stripped…

38 Special- Live New Years Eve 1982 Memphis

From the 38 Special New Years Eve nationwide radio broadcast live from Memphis on 12/31/82. Original band member the late Larry Junstrom lays it down solid, while Jeff Carlisi provides blistering lead guitar on "Back Door Stranger", the hit…