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    Brazilian Musicians Make Leap Into Southern Rock With Acoustic ‘Sweet Home Alabama’

    Since Southern rock is typically associated with the Southern U.S., people assume that it is strictly an American genre. But as any Southern rock fan knows, that’s far from the truth. While Southern rock certainly has its peak popularity in the U.S., the genre has a strong worldwide fan base as well. People in England, […] More

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    Remember When Hank Jr. & Lynyrd Skynyrd Jammed To ‘Gimme Three Steps’ On Late Night TV?

    Hank Williams Jr. and Lynyrd Skynyrd…two of the most iconic artists in history with careers stretching back for generations. Both blend elements of Southern rock, country, and blues in their music, giving them immense crossover appeal. The two artists have made their respect for one another clear, and Hank even offers a shout-out to Skynyrd […] More

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    Treat Your Ears To The Live Audio Of Skynyrd Rockin’ Out In A Memphis Studio

    Back in October 1973, a new Southern rock band had just made their way on to the scene. Although they had been playing for some time prior, 1973 was the year that Lynyrd Skynyrd released their debut album Titled (Pronounced ‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd), the album hit the shelves on August 13, 1973. It featured some of the […] More

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    9-Year-Old Will Steal Every Skynyrd Fan’s Heart With Adorable Guitar Solo On ‘Sweet Home Alabama’

    After multiple decades, Lynyrd Skynyrd‘s fan base is as strong as it has ever been. Those who were fans of Skynyrd in the early days saw it as their duty to teach their kids about songs such as “Free Bird” and “The Ballad of Curtis Loew.” Many of those kids became parents themselves, and they’ve […] More

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    Blackberry Smoke Tips Their Hats To Skynyrd With Vivid ‘Simple Man’ Cover

    After being around for 40 years, Lynyrd Skynyrd has some pretty strong connections in the music business. Some of their best friends and frequent collaborators are superstars as well, including Charlie Daniels, Peter Frampton, and Cheap Trick. All of the above mentioned artists came together to honor Skynyrd in 2014 when the band hosted their One […] More

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    Late Night TV Gets A Southern Rock Wakeup Call With A Little ‘Sweet Home Alabama’

    Night after night, millions of people tune in to watch their favorite late night television shows. These shows often feature celebrity interviews and hilarious skits. Many of these shows also welcome musical guests, showcasing artists from various genres. Most of the time, the musical guests invited to late night shows are pop stars or country […] More

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    Skynyrd’s Talented Crew Checks The Sound With Killer Jam Session

    After being in the business for decades, Lynyrd Skynyrd knows how important it is to prepare before a show. If one instrument or piece of equipment is off, it could ruin the whole experience for the thousands of fans that turn out to watch them play. Known for their triple guitar sound, Skynyrd has to keep […] More

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    One Friend On Bass, The Other On Guitar. The Result? A Pretty Cool ‘Curtis Loew’ Cover

    It isn’t an uncommon thing to come across a good Lynyrd Skynyrd cover. It’s isn’t even that unusual to come across a good cover of their emotional song from 1974, “The Ballad of Curtis Loew.” But it is a rare thing to find a video of two friends who both know how to play “Curtis […] More

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    5 ‘Nuthin’ Fancy’ Facts All Skynyrd Fans Should Know

    Following the successful release of their first two records, Lynyrd Skynyrd knew they had to come back fightin’ with album #3. The resulting project was 1975’s Nuthin’ Fancy, which has since gone down in history as one of the band’s best albums ever. Containing classic tracks such as “On the Hunt” and “Saturday Night Special,” […] More

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    Before He Was Famous, This Young Pop Star Stunned With One Sensational Cover Of ‘Sweet Home Alabama’

    At only 18 years old, Shawn Mendes is one of the biggest pop stars in the world. With hit singles under his belt such as “Stitches,” “Mercy,” and “Treat You Better,” Mendes is well on the way to experiencing a long-lasting and successful career. It all started back in 2012 when Mendes started watching YouTube […] More

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