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Allman Brothers Kick Of ‘March Madness’ With Dylan, Beatles, Hendrix Covers

“It’s been twenty-four years!” declared Gregg Allman in a rare bit of on-stage banter at Friday night’s (March 1) kickoff to the Allman Brothers Band’s annual “March Madness” at New York City’s Beacon Theatre.

03/03/2013

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Levon Helm Tribute Concert To Be Released As Album

In October of 2012, one of the best lineups of rock, country and soul acts came together to pay tribute to the late Band drummer/singer Levon Helm at New Jersey’s Izod Center.

02/04/2013

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Book Report: Three Things We Learned From ‘Gregg Allman: My Cross To Bear’

It’s fascinating that this book even got published. Allman Brothers Band singer/keyboardist Gregg Allman generally doesn’t like being interviewed. But after some health scares in recent years, he decided to set the record straight.

12/10/2012

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Santana And The Allman Brothers Band Bring Improvisation, Collaboration To PNC Bank Arts Center

The most surprising thing about the tour is that it hadn’t happened before now. There was clearly a respect and a bond between the two bands. It’s truly a co-headlining affair: The Allmans played first, whereas the prior night at Long’s Island’s Nikon At Jones Beach, they closed the show.

07/26/2012

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WCBS-FM’s Summer Tour Guide

Summer’s here, which means the time is right for dancing in the seats (or on the lawn, if you’re on a tight budget) under the stars. As the temperature rises, rock, pop and country tours tend to leave arenas to give fans the experience of hearing their favorite performers live under the stars (or under the rain, if you’re unlucky).

05/25/2012

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Gregg Allman Misses Allman Brothers NYC Finale

Gregg Allman missed the final show of The Allman Brothers Band‘s 2012 “March Madness” residency at New York’s Beacon Theater. The Allmans have been doing NYC residencies, usually at the Beacon, for over twenty years.

03/27/2012

Gregg Allman, Derek Trucks, Warren Haynes, Oteil Burbridge / Photo Credit: Brian Ives

The Allman Brothers Band Return To New York

The Allman Brothers Band‘s “March Madness” is something of a tradition for live music fans in New York. For the uninitiated, the Brothers have been doing extended residencies in the city nearly every year since […]

03/12/2012

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