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Fake News and Alternative Facts

Being a periodic brain dump of miscellaneous stuff that doesnt seem to quite fit anywhere else. 

►Earlier this month, a guy named Rick Hall died at the age of 85. 574 more words


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

The Allman Brothers Band: “Blue Sky”

ALBUM: Eat a Peach

YEAR: 1972

WRITER: Dickey Betts

The B-side of “Jessica,” which peaked at number-65 on the Billboard Hot 100. 17 more words


That time I asked Dickey Betts why the Allmans weren't playing "Ramblin' Man" live in '92

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By Steve Newton

As I’ve said before on my other posts about Dickey Betts, I just like hearing the dude’s voice.

If you do too, here’s another audio excerpt from my interview with the guitar legend from July of 1992, which–for those who struggle with the math–was over a quarter-century ago. 100 more words

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