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NFT: Gregg Allman's Last Ride

RicFlair : 9/10/2017 8:03 pm
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To my ears, “Southern Blood” is the purest expression Gregg Allman ever captured of who he was as a Southern musician — not as a member of the Allman Brothers Band, but as an individual, his own man, one who was a remarkable alchemist of the musical roots of our region.

http://bittersoutherner.com/from-the-southern-perspective/music/gregg-allman-last-ride-southern-blood - ( New Window )
good stuff -  
Del Shofner : 9/10/2017 8:36 pm : link
thanks for posting it.
Interesting that it's almost all covers.  
yatqb : 9/10/2017 9:23 pm : link
I'm looking forward to listening to it.
This is  
Pete in MD : 9/10/2017 10:27 pm : link
only sort of related but my wife's uncle looks a lot like Gregg Allman and used to get mistaken for him all of the time (when Gregg was still alive, of course.)
look I'm only 35, but I have seen Gregg 23 times  
ShocknAwe80 : 9/10/2017 10:37 pm : link
this album is incredibly haunting. Reading this article makes the last 3 shows I saw of the ABB that much more special. The man knew he was going to die and still went on stage and slayed it every night!
If Allman wouldn't have croaked they should have  
Dry Lightning : 9/10/2017 11:29 pm : link
signed him to play offensive line. At 70 something, after years of drug and alcohol abuse, and a liver transplant, he would have been our best lineman hands down.
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