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The Daily Cut: The Allman Brothers Band's "Blue Sky"

The Allman Brothers Band‘s “Blue Sky”

ALBUM: Eat a Peach

YEAR: 1972

WRITERS: Dickey Betts

The B-side of “Jessica,” which peaked at number-65 on the Billboard Hot 100.  108 more words


Happy Birthday, Dickey Betts!

Forrest Richard “Dickey” Betts turns 71 years old today!  In celebration, we chose a special excerpt from Scott B. Bomar’s book Southbound in which he introduces us all to Dickey: 500 more words

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And Now, A Few Post-Allman Brothers Finale Words From Dickey Betts

We all knew that some reporter would be sure to ask Allman Brothers Band co-founder Dickey Betts for his (extended) thoughts about the Allman Brothers on the occasion of the band’s (supposed) last gig, which was held a few days ago at the Beacon Theater in New York. 86 more words

Dickey Betts briefly responds to Allman Brothers break up... says he's glad that they're done but not happy with his firing...

Dickey Betts the former lead guitarist and singer of the Allman Brothers briefly responds to the Allman Brothers sudden breakup and the last show at the Beacon. 291 more words


Gregg Allman and Dickey Betts still hate each other???

At the Allman Brothers final Beacon shows in NYC, while they did make a tribute to Duane Allman quite a lot which is the whole point of the show… the Allman’s acted like Dickey Betts never existed. 368 more words


Why didn't Dickey Betts play with the Allman Brothers for their final show???

In the photo above is the Allman Brothers Band saying their goodbye to their fans after finishing last night’s show which is supposedly to be their final show ever. 445 more words