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Gregg Allman no longer holds a grudge against Dickey Betts...

Here’s a cool interview with Gregg Allman and Gregg reveals he has no grudge against Dickey Betts who is one of the founding members of the Allman Brothers. 108 more words

Music

Sic Gloria Transit Mundi

Dickey Betts was a legendary guitarist with the Allman Brothers Band, responsible for the guitar classics Jessica and Rambling Man. I saw him play with them at Knebworth in 1973. 596 more words

Philosophy

Album of the Week 23-2015: The Allman Brothers Band - Shades Of Two Worlds


In the history of The Allman Brothers Band, there’s two eras that I truly love. First, there was the raw Blues era when Duane Allman – to this day one of the most incredible talents ever to touch a guitar – was still alive and then, there’s the period that Warren Haynes dialed the Rock factor back up for the band. 484 more words

Music

The Daily Cut: The Allman Brothers Band "Jessica"

The Allman Brothers Band: “Jessica”

ALBUM:  Brothers and Sisters

YEAR:  1973

WRITER:  Dickey Betts

The follow-up two the number-two hit “Ramblin’ Man” only reached number-65 on the Billboard Hot 100, but got plenty of love from album rock radio. 137 more words

Features

INTERVIEW: Willie Perkins

While writing a previous article on the three nights The Allman Brothers Band played at Fillmore East in March 1971, I spoke to Willie Perkins who was the road manager for the band between 1970-76 and 1983-89. 541 more words

Writings

Song of the Day: Whipping Post (The Allman Brothers Band)

If there was ever song which perfectly fused the two into the music genre commonly as blues rock it would The Allman Brothers Band’s iconic song from their 1969 self-titled album, … 583 more words

Music

Change Is As Good As A Rest

“This is so nice of you, Dickey Betts of the Allman Brothers Band. Usually, I play with an enormous band with two drummers and awful fashion sense, particularly in shirts. 14 more words