Southern Rock

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Not Fade Away: ‘Pronounced Leh-Nerd Skin-Nerd’ Gives Birth To Southern Rock

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]

08/14/2013

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Lynyrd Skynyrd Stirs Up Confederate Flag Controversy: Experts Weigh In

“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page

09/28/2012

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Forgotten Favorites: The Black Crowes’ “Southern Harmony And Musical Companion”

I typed “southern rock” into the search bar of my iTunes (looking for something from Capricorn Records, my favorite label of all time) but I got The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion. Not a bad […]

02/10/2012

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Forgotten Favorites: The Allman Brothers And “Seven Turns”

Seven Turns was something of a comeback album for the [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Allman Brothers Band[/lastfm]. It also marked the return of Jaimoe and the arrival of [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Warren Haynes[/lastfm], who began the first of his two […]

01/17/2012