Tag: Gregg Allman

Duane and Gregg

Duane & Gregg Allman: Duane & Gregg (The Allman Brothers Band Recording Company)

Shortly before forming their legendary band, brothers Duane & Gregg Allman recorded demos for a second album for the band The 31st Of February. The album went shelved until 1972, when it was released to cash in on the Allman Brothers’ success. No mere cash-in, the record offers an embryotic look at a beloved band’s formation.

Gary Stewart: Gary/Cactus And A Rose (Morello)

This twofer collects country musician Gary Stewart’s 1979 and 1980 offerings, one being a rather standard country record and the other a rewarding collaboration with a legendary country producer and Southern Rock backup band.

Song Of The Day: The Allman Brothers, “Whipping Post”

We remember the late, great drummer Butch Trucks with one helluva jam from their first year.