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  1. Muscle Shoals documentary and Will McFarlane come to LatchisRead the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Brattleboro Reformer

    ... at Rick Hall's FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals. Those musicians later opened the Muscle Shoals Sound Studio. Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" makes reference to the group when the band sang the lyrics: "Muscle Shoals has got the Swampers." "They ...


  2. Forty years later, recalling Nixon's resignation and the 'Watergate Blues'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 |

    ... across the country - Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young's "Ohio," Stevie Wonder's "You Haven't Done Nothin'," Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama," John Lennon's "Gimme Some Truth," David Bowie's "Young Americans." And there are dozens of similar tunes ...


  3. Watch: Why Can't The Surviving Original Skynyrd Members Get Along?Read the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | WBAB-FM West Babylon

    ... passing. I had posted on the WBAB Facebook page a question as to if the band should strill use the name "Lynyrd Skynyrd" or change it to maybe just "Skynyrd". It got a discussuion going about the band and it's members and fighting. I feel this is a ...


  4. Baseball: Slammers have Alabama-Huntsville connection...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2014 | The Southtown Star

    ... South. For DeBruin, it's "The South'' by Cadillac Three when he comes to the plate. When Busby pitches, it's Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama.'' "They play it at the start of the game,'' said Busby, an Alabama native. "It gives me chills every ...


  5. Lynyrd Skynyrd: Sweet home hypocritical?Read the original story

    Aug 4, 2014 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... predictable criticism - the band swiftly demonstrated it lacked even a hint of a spine. "This isn't the real Lynyrd Skynyrd anyway," read one post following the band's flag-rescinding announcement. "They should have taken a name like 'Obama's ...


  6. Rob Cannillo has two upcoming summer concertsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Sparta Independent

    ... spirited arrangements have been described by WPDH DJ Robyn Taylor as “magic” and by former Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Artimus Pyle as “killer,” burst onto the Hudson Valley, N.Y. entertainment scene in the late 1990s and ...


  7. 6,000 and countingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... this is the year we get 6,000," Shellabration President Jim Reed said. "That's testimony to how popular Lynyrd Skynyrd is." -Messenger photo by Hans Madsen At least 6,000 fans fill the soccer fields Friday night for the annual Shellabration concert ...


  8. Expats Bulletin 1.8.2014Read the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Radio Prague

    In this weeks I Know That Melody we compare Sweet Home Alabama by Lynyrd Skynyrd and its Czech equivalent Noc se houpA s nA mi by Pavla KapitA novA .


  9. Shellabration with Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Messenger

    Shellabration Inc. proudly presents Southern rock legends, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Fri, August 1st at Rogers Sports Complex, Fort Dodge.


  10. Indian Unleashes Sturgis Event ScheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2014 |

    ... information, visit Indian's website or the Sturgis Motorcycle Hall of Fame . Legendary Southern rock band, Lynyrd Skynyrd, is set to perform at the Sturgis Buffalo Chip music festival, Thursday August 8, joining a large and growing list of superstar ...


  11. Rob Cannillo has two upcoming summer concertsRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | The West Milford Messenger

    ... spirited arrangements have been described by WPDH DJ Robyn Taylor as “magic” and by former Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer Artimus Pyle as “killer,” burst onto the Hudson Valley, N.Y. entertainment scene in the late 1990s and ...


  12. Music Forecast 7.31-8.6: Emily King, Black Oak Arkansas, Tori Amos,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2014 | The Pitch

    ... Oak Arkansas Black Oak Arkansas may never have penned a Southern-rock ballad as timeless and earwormy as Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama," and for that we can probably thank them. Still, the legendary 1970s act cultivated a strong following in ...


  13. Birdman, Son of Birdmom, on life as a fan of the first-place OriolesRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Camden Chat

    ... the scene. The season's rhythm of the post-2012 Orioles doesn't quite flow like Stairway to Heaven. Instead, Lynyrd Skynyrd's Freebird feel more appropriate- a little bit slow and lazy at first, but things start to pick up before a fast and furious ...


  14. Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama but don't get stuck on the Highway to Hell: opinionRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... first time, you can't drive past a sign that says " Welcome to Sweet Home Alabama" without hearing a sweet Lynyrd Skynyrd guitar intro and the late great Ronnie Van Zant saying "Turn it up." Puts a traveler at ease, and in a classic rocking good ...


  15. Southern rockers keep the legacy aliveRead the original story

    Jul 26, 2014 | The Messenger

    Lynyrd Skynyrd will bring at least two things to Fort Dodge Friday: a legacy of more than four decades of southern rock music and a chance for Shellabration Inc. to break its events attendance record.


  16. A Waste? Alabama To Pay $75K To Use 'Sweet Home Alabama' On SignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2014 | The Daily Caller

    ... a move raising some eyebrows, Alabama has agreed to a five-year deal to pay $75,000 to Universal Music to use Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" song title on state line and welcome center signs, according to the Associated Press. It's amazing ...


  17. $136,000 for signs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | WALA

    ... paying for the privilege. The Alabama Deparatment of Transportation is paying $75,000 for the rights to use Lynyrd Skynyrd's trademarked phrase which is held by Universal Records. The state will also pay $61,000 to put up the signs. Some may say, ...


  18. Fans raise a beer, pack the house for first of 2 Luke Bryan concerts at Oak Mountain AmphitheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | Alabama Live

    ... snippets of "Easy" by Lionel Richie , "Mountain Music" by the Alabama band and "Sweet Home Alabama" by Lynyrd Skynyrd. (Watch the fan videos below.) "It has been 10 years since I performed that song," Bryan said of "Sweet Home." "So it's for y'all ...


  19. Alabama Fried Green Tomatoes: It Don't Make No Kind Of SenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Willamette Week

    ... from each state. The state: Think of Alabama, and maybe you'll hum the tune of the overplayed American gem, Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama," which was apparently written about Reese Witherspoon-or maybe about the band's P.E. teacher. But the ...


  20. Lynyrd Skynyrd at Shellabration 2014Read the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Democrat

    Lynyrd Skynyrd is credited with bringing vast popularity to the southern rock genre.