Delta Blues Highway Revisited

The Delta Blues Highway – HWY 61 & 49 Dylan wrote about it in Highway 61 Revisited. Led Zeppelin named an album about it, Walking into Clarkdale. The world of rock n’ roll is formed on the beat and chord structures. The Delta Blues is the foundation of our current rock music. Delta Blues developed in…

The Muscle Shoals Sounds

“Muscle Shoals has got the Swamper; And they’ve been known to pick a song or two; Lord, they get me off so much; They pick me up when I’m feel in’ blue.” “Sweet Home Alabama” by Lynyrd Skynyrd Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County Alabama, United States. Muscle Shoals is located on the south bank of…

The Shoals

The Singing River Legend “The legend of “The Singing River” is well known to many people in northwest Alabama, a beautiful story and description of the early Muscle Shoals of the Tennessee River. Among the more interesting descriptions of the shoals is the legend associated with the Yuchie tribe, who in their language called the Tennessee…

Lynyrd Skynyrd @ Wanee

Gary Robert Rossington – Jacksonville, Fl founding member of Lynyrd Skynyrd. John Roy “Johnny” Van Zant – Jacksonville, Fl is the younger brother of Lynyrd Skynyrd co-founder and former lead vocalist Ronnie Van Zant and .38 Special founder Donnie Van Zant. Became the lead singer when LS reunited in 1987. Rickey Medlocke Jacksonville Native American guitarist briefly played as a drummer for LS…

Saturday @ Wanee

The Allman Brothers closed their possible final Wanee night down with more special guests. Kofi Burbridge filled on the keyboards in for an injured Greg (reported golf cart mishap injuring his wrist) wile Greg concentrated on vocals. Eric Krasno (Soulive) was the first guest on Little Milton’s “That’s What Love Can Make You Do.” Roosevelt…