Elvin Bishop inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Paul Butterfield Blues Band

Blues guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Elvin Bishop, who has Tulsa ties, will be inducted into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame tonight as an original member of the Paul Butterfield Blues Band. Other inductees in the Rock Hall’s Class of 2015 include Ringo Star, The “5” Royales, Lou Reed, Green Day, Stevie Ray Vaughan,…Continue Reading “Elvin Bishop inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with Paul Butterfield Blues Band”

Skynyrd Hoodies in the Skynyrd.com Merch Store

I know it’s still February and most of us are still freezing our butts off. But it won’t be long now until the weather starts warming up some. And that’s the perfect time to break out the hoodies! I’ve been stocking up on great looking hoodies in the Skynyrd.com Merch Store. I’ve started out by…Continue Reading “Hoodies In The Merch Store!”

Allman Brothers Band Cover Building Restored

Sneak Peek: A Musical Legacy Restored | Garden and Gun Follow(ing) the tradition of America’s great conservatories (think the Peabody) that convert grand old homes into musical institutions. And this house has been grand. The Bell House, an 1855 Victorian style mansion in Macon, GA, was where the Allman Brothers took the cover photo for…Continue Reading “Allman Brothers Band Cover Building Restored”

Remembering Billy Powell

  Remembering Billy Powell on this day of his passing… – Fans of Southern Rock “You mean to tell me, you’ve been playing the piano like that and you’ve been workin’ for us for a year. We need a keyboard player”, Ronnie Van Zant Lynyrd Skynyrd keyboardist, Billy Powell passed away unexpectedly from a heart…Continue Reading “Remembering Billy Powell”

Little Feat and Mick Taylor - Skynyrd.com Blog

A couple days ago, Little Feat posted a Happy 66th Birtday to Mick Taylor on their Facebook page. And for the occasion, they shared some rare footage from 1977 at the Rainbow Theatre in London with Mr Taylor sitting in with the band. This is some really good footage and white a joy to watch….Continue Reading “Little Feat Says Happy Birthday To Mick Taylor”

Volunteer Jam V - Skynyrd.com Blog

Charlie Daniels’ post today on his Facebook page commemorating the anniversary of Volunteer Jam V, January 13, 1979 at the Nashville Municipal Auditorium. Volunteer Jam V was the firt time the remaining members of Lynyrd SKynyrd were on stage together since the tragic plane crash of 1977. What an amazing show this must have been….Continue Reading “Volunteer Jam V Jan 13, 1979”

Skinny Molly Signed CD - Skyyrd.com Blog

 Skinny Molly announced earlier today that the next 50 orders of their new CD, “Here For A Good Time”, will get signed copies. Skinny Molly is Mike Estes, guitar & vocals (Lynyrd Skynyrd), Jay Johnson, guitar & vocals (Blackfoot, Southern Rock All Stars), Luke Bradshaw, bass and Kurt Pietro, drums. Skinny Molly has released three…Continue Reading “Skinny Molly Has 50 Signed CDs”

Jukebox Charts for 2014 - Skynyrd.com Blog

AMI Releases 2014 Jukebox Charts: Lynyrd Skynyrd Racks Up 7 Million Plays, ‘Blurred Lines’ Is No. 1 Music | Vending Times Inc. Rock and Roll was the most popular genre among jukebox patrons, accounting for 40% of all plays. Lynyrd Skynyrd was the artist most often selected, with 6.92 million plays, Skynyrd received the most…Continue Reading “Skynyrd #1 On The Jukebox in 2014”

“Pronounced” and “Second Helping” Live

Lynyrd Skynyrd To Film Live DVD In Jacksonville Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform their first two albums in a pair of special concerts in their hometown of Jacksonville, FL. Skynyrd is scheduled to play two night at the Historic Florida Theatre in their hometown of Jacksonville, FL. They will be performing their first two albums Live….Continue Reading ““Pronounced” and “Second Helping” Live”

Skynyrd.com Merch Shop

  I’m happy to announce that I just launched the new Skynyrd.com Merch Shop. Loaded with great items from your favorite Southern Rock and Classic Rock Bands. You know you used to have your favorite band shirt, from that awesome concert you went to when you were still in High School. (You do remember it, right?)…Continue Reading “Introducing: The Skynyrd.com Merch Shop”