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  1. This Day in Music History: April 15thRead the original story

    Apr 15, 2014 | WPLR

    ... Hot 100 Singles Chart with "Dust in the Wind" which was their first and only top ten single in the U.S. 1977: Lynyrd Skynyrd singer Ronnie Van Zant and guitarist Gary Rossington were awarded honorary Atlanta citizenship certificates for their part ...


  2. Kelley enters games to beat of his own drumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2014 | YESNetwork

    ... righty and his budding country star pal, having a song in the same pantheon of Yankees lore as Metallica and Lynyrd Skynyrd - even if only for a few weeks - is a pretty special thing.


  3. 40 Years Ago: Lynyrd Skynyrd Release 'Second Helping'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    In the late summer of 1973, Lynyrd Skynyrd announced their arrival with their hit debut, ' Pronounced 'Leh-'nerd 'Skin-'nerd .'


  4. Story PhotoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 | KATC-TV Lafayette

    ... award because he didn't like the academy's voting process. In 1977, Gary Rossington and Ronnie Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd presented Atlanta Mayor Maynard Jackson with a gold record for the album "One More For The Road." It had been recorded in ...


  5. Blues Guitarist Eli Cook Set To Release New CDRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2014 |

    ... is the inclusion of legendary guest artists such as Leslie West of Mountain, Pat Travers, Artimus Pyle (Lynyrd Skynyrd), Harvey Mandel, Eric Gales, Reese Wynans of Double Trouble, Vinny Appice (Black Sabbath, Ronnie James Dio), Tinsley Ellis, Rod ...


  6. Song Anniversary: Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama"Read the original story

    Apr 12, 2014 |

    It is one of the most famous songs by Lynyrd Skynyrd, and also perhaps one of the most misunderstood in rock history.


  7. ShellabrationRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | The Messenger

    ... with an adult, and all tickets are general admission with festival-style seating. In addition to announcing Lynyrd Skynyrd for the Aug. 1 concert, Shellabration President Jim Reed also confirmed that Oktoberfest will be held on Sept. 27 and will ...


  8. Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce Summer 2014 TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Last summer, two of classic rock's mainstays, Bad Company and Lynryd Skynyrd , teamed up for one of the season's most successful tours.


  9. This special presale event is Thursday, April 10th from 10 AM to 10 PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2014 | WMMS-FM Independence

    Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company come to Blossom Music Center on Tuesday, July 22nd.


  10. Lynyrd Skynyrd, Bad Company Joining Forces for New US Summer TourRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2014 | WJZW-FM Washington

    After mounting a joint tour last summer in honor of their respective 40th anniversaries, Lynyrd Skynyrd and Bad Company are teaming up again for a new U.S. trek .


  11. Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd Co-Headline Tour this SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | Guitar Player

    Bad Company and Lynyrd Skynyrd are back, and will team up for ten more co-headline shows this summer.


  12. 15 things we have to explain about the song 'Sweet Home Alabama'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2014 | Alabama Live

    S weet Home Alabama," released in June 1974 by Lynyrd Skynyrd, is arguably one of the most popular Southern rock songs of all time, and most assuredly in Alabama.


  13. Yankees Insider: Another new role for KellyRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2014 | New York Daily News

    ... from a member of his team's biggest rival. Jake Peavy, who, like Robertson, is an Alabama native, used Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" as his warmup music - the same song Robertson uses as he comes in from the bullpen. Friday, Peavy replaced ...


  14. Sound Over Pounds: Survey Finds Two Out Of Three People Cut Their...Read the original story

    Apr 2, 2014 | Freshnews

    ... followed by: -- Roar by Katy Perry -- Chariots of Fire Theme -- Stronger by Kanye West -- Freebird by Lynyrd Skynyrd -- We are the Champions by Queen The 2014 SOL REPUBLIC Music Snapshot reveals a variety of findings, but above all else it shows ...


  15. Why Mariano Rivera's Successor Will Hurl Cash At Lynyrd SkynyrdRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 |

    Opening Day marks the start of David Robertson's tenure as the Yankees' closer. If he can enjoy a fraction of Mariano Rivera's success, that's good news for Lynyrd Skynyrd.


  16. Bands on the Beach returns to Pensacola Beach on TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2014 | Pensacola News Journal

    ... The Blenders, a saxophone-fueled funk band; The Chris Martin Band, a contemporary country act that opened for Lynyrd Skynyrd at the recent BeulahFest; Emerald Coast Blues Band, a "Blues Brothers" tribute band; Deja vu, a Destin-based staple ...


  17. Lecture tackles political sway of country musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2014 | Journal and Courier

    ... critique of the south, finding Jim Crow racism and white supremacy to be defining features of the region. Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Sweet Home Alabama" disconnected the south's history from racism and focused instead on celebrating other aspects of ...


  18. Film of the week: 20 Feet from StardomRead the original story

    Mar 27, 2014 | Sight and Sound

    ... (Love, forced to ghost-sing 'He's a Rebel' for Spector), the diva (Clayton, channelling black rage into Lynyrd Skynyrd's 'Sweet Home Alabama' ), the spiritual vocation of 'Empress of Back-up' Fischer, and young hopeful Judith Hill , a ...


  19. Stone Pony summer shows announced; new seats offeredRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Daily Record

    ... shows have just been announced. They are: June 13: Rebelution, $29.50 in advance, $35 at the door. June 14: Lynyrd Skynyrd, $45 in advance, $50 at the door. June 28: Primus and the Dean Ween Group, $38 in advance, $45 at the door. July 3: Annual ...


  20. The Bar Crushed By BMIBy Caitlin DicksonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | The Daily Beast

    ... their repertoire. They knew it was clichA , Bisker said, but he and his band mates decided to learn the Lynyrd Skynyrd classic just in case someone happened to yell out a request for it, as drunken concert goers are wont to do. As predicted, ...