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  1. Concert Review: Lynyrd Skynyrd takes over the Big E stageRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Lynyrd Skynyrd stepped in to a vacancy on the Big E schedule when ZZ Top pulled out just a week before the start of the fair. The band headlined the Xfinity Arena on Friday night, pulling in 5,000 strong from "Skynyrd Nation," and delivering a solid 90-minute set.

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  2. Basics: 10 Famous Songs Using Only 3 Chords [Columns]Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... but strip it down to bare bones and you'll get a 12-bar blues shuffle in G. Epitomizing southern rock, it's Lynyrd Skynyrd and " Sweet Home Alabama ." Guitarist Ed King once stated that these chords came in his dream, along two main solos. Mr. ...

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  3. This day in Huntsville history: Big Spring Jam was packin' them...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... crowd to its feet as he led the 1999 edition of his Herman's Hermits in a rendition of a state classic - Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama." The afternoon's crowd was slightly smaller than previous year, something that organizers attributed to ...

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  4. West Virginia editorial roundupRead the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | NewsandSentinel.com

    ... his headphones was set too low. Chances are, none of the young members of the Jacksonville, Fla.-based band Lynyrd Skynyrd had ever been to West Virginia by that time. And surely, none of them envisioned that some 40 years later, state officials 489 ...

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  5. Atlanta's Fox Theatre Celebrates 40th Anniversary of 'Save...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... memory-making shows from Atlanta-native Jeff Foxworthy and "One More For The Fans," a musical tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd. The band was instrumental in the "Save the Fox" campaign, performing a 1976 benefit concert, which turned into the classic live ...

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  6. Fox Theatre thanks Atlanta for saving itRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2014 | Norwalk Citizen News

    ... coming year are comedian and Atlanta native Jeff Foxworthy and "One More For The Fans," a musical tribute to Lynyrd Skynyrd , which performed a 1976 benefit concert for the Fox that turned into the live album "One More From The Road."

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  7. Lynyrd Skynyrd stepping in for ZZ TopRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    Fair officials announced earlier this week Lynyrd Skynyrd will replace ZZ Top at the Toyota Grandstand Stage Thursday. The announcement was made on the fair's Facebook page Friday with a statement from lead singer .

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  8. Lynyrd Skynyrd stepping in for ZZ TopRead the original story

    Sep 16, 2014 | The News Item

    ... who have tickets for ZZ Top were given until Monday to exchange their tickets for the same seats for the Lynyrd Skynyrd show. Starting today, refunds will be issued and Skynyrd tickets will go on sale to the general public at the same price - $51 ...

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  9. Lynyrd Skynyrd to fill open date at The Big ERead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Less than 48 hours after learning that the ZZ Top performance at the Big E would have to be canceled, the fair has booked southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd to fill the void in the schedule. Lynyrd Skynyrd will perform on Friday, Sept 26 at the xFinity Arena on the Eastern States Exposition fairgrounds.

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  10. 'But First, Lemme Take a Road Trip'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Jaunted

    ... in the survey were given a list of songs and were asked to select the ones they would most likely listen to. Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Sweet Home Alabama' came in first place, above modern hits by Katy Perry and Taylor Swift. That song was released 40 years ...

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  11. What do drivers fear most? See this surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... And when it comes to music, classic rock trumps pops when drivers were given the choice of road trip anthems. Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" beat out songs from Katy Perry and Taylor Swift.

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  12. Leather and bandanas take over the Tobin CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    Lynyrd Skynyrd's Peter Keys , singer Johnny Van zant, and guitarist Rickey Medlocke perform at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Friday night. Fans show their support for Lynyrd Skynyrd prior to a peformance at the Tobin Center for the Performing Arts Friday night.

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  13. What to do this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | MySanAntonio.com

    The first weekend at the Tobin Center for Performing Arts features Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jason Mraz and a whole lot more. Are the smoke detectors calibrated for a thousand lighters during "Freebird"? Is the Tobin Center too classy for Jason Mraz to wear a hat onstage? So many questions answered in one weekend.

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  14. Southern Rock Gets a New Bible In SouthboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... both the greater world of music and its '70s heyday, Southbound covers the genre's giants (Allman Brothers, Lynyrd Skynyrd, ZZ Top), mid-level players (Marshall Tucker Band, Atlanta Rhythm Section) and more obscure groups (Cowboy, Grinderswitch). ...

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  15. Review: Lynyrd Skynyrd rocks at Hudson GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2014 | Examiner.com

    Denver's Labor Day weekend sizzled on Saturday night, with a sold-out show from southern rock legends Lynyrd Skynyrd , live at the beautiful Hudson Gardens.

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  16. 40 years of Southern Rock is heard by manyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 30, 2014 | Examiner.com

    They have been rocking the hits for 40 years. Lynyrd Skynyrd has produced 60 albums and have sold of 30 million albums.

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  17. Out and about: Lynyrd Skynyrd, Keith Urban at Usana and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Salt Lake Tribune

    If you've ever snottily yelled "Play 'Free Bird'a " at a rock concert, you can thank Lynyrd Skynyrd, the band that actually released the song in 1973.

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  18. Music Box: Jackson turns 100, Skynyrd turns 40Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Planet Jackson Hole

    Anthemic and hard rocking, slow burning and lyrically meditative while often threading excessive triple-guitar assaults, the music of Lynyrd Skynyrd defines hard Southern rock.

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  19. Don't Ask Me No QuestionsRead the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | Planet Jackson Hole

    ... Jacksonville for Jackson Hole 32 years ago but will forever be linked to the seminal Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd as its sole surviving member and author of some of the most influential guitar licks to ever scratch their way underneath a stylus ...

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  20. Innovative Songwriting: Composing With A Limited Chord Range [Lessons]Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 27, 2014 | Ultimate-guitar.com

    ... progression spanning four, eight or even 16 bars, using a minimum number of chords. Such examples include Lynyrd Skynyrd 's " Sweet Home Alabama ," U2 's " With or Without You ," " Save Tonight " by Eagle-Eye Cherry and " Apologize " by OneRepublic ...

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