Southern Rock

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Not Fade Away: ‘Pronounced Leh-Nerd Skin-Nerd’ Gives Birth To Southern Rock

In Not Fade Away, we take a look at the legacy of some of the greatest albums of the past few decades – some iconic, some lesser known – as they celebrate significant anniversaries. Here, we […]

08/14/2013

Lynyrd Skynyrd Jr. t-shirt with Confederate logo

Lynyrd Skynyrd Stirs Up Confederate Flag Controversy: Experts Weigh In

“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page

09/28/2012

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Hall of Famers, 2005 (Getty Images/Scott Gries)

Rock Flashback: Lynyrd Skynyrd And The State Of Southern Rock In 1977

Rock fans like to ponder the great what-ifs: what if [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jimi Hendrix[/lastfm] or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Janis Joplin[/lastfm] or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Jim Croce[/lastfm] or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Buddy Holly[/lastfm] or [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]John Lennon[/lastfm] had avoided their untimely deaths? What […]

10/21/2011

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Rock Flashback: On Tour With Lynryd Skynyrd

We love those exhaustive tour listings we often find on the Internet, whether they’re officially sanctioned by the bands themselves or a labor of love by dedicated fans. They provide a look back in rock-n-roll […]

10/07/2011

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