“Freight train, each car looks the same, all the same. And no one knows the gypsy’s name, And no one hears his lonely sighs, There are no blankets where he lies. 455 more words
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I saved the best Allman Brothers album for last. This album represents the true sounds and colors of the Allman Brothers. From the start of ‘Statesboro Blues’ into a 1 track vinyl side of a 19 minute rendition of ‘You Don’t Love Me.’ Ending with back to back monsters of ‘In Memory of Elizabeth Reed’ and a 22 minute ‘Whipping Post.’ 158 more words
The Allman Brothers Band: “Hot ‘Lanta”
ALBUM: At Fillmore East
WRITERS: Duane Allman, Gregg Allman, Dickey Betts, Butch Trucks, Berry Oakley, Jai Johanny Johanson… 172 more words
By Steve Newton
When I interviewed Gregg Allman back in February of 1998 he was touring behind his fifth solo release, Searching for Simplicity.
That album opened with an unplugged version of “Whipping Post”, the song he wrote for the Allman Brothers’ debut album in 1969, but which didn’t reach its full potential until it was recorded live for… 54 more words
THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND AT FILLMORE EAST-VINYL EDITION.
There aren’t many bands who make a commercial breakthrough with a live album. That, however, is what happened to The Allman Brothers Band. 3,673 more words