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Skyville Live Concert

Chris Stapleton Pays Tribute to Gregg Allman With "Whipping Post" Cover [WATCH]

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Friday night, Chris Stapleton, Little Big Town and blues guitarist Taj Mahal gathered in Nashville for a tribute to Allman Brothers Band singer Gregg Allman for the third installment of the Skyville Live online concert series.READ MORE

Lynyrd Skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd Tour: Gary Rossington & Johnny Van Zant Rock! Tickets On Sale

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Rock legends, Lynyrd Skynyrd, have toured heavily for the past five months, playing dates throughout Canada, the UK and the U.S, and their current string of dates will wrap up for the band on September 4 on the Alton riverfront according to The Teelgraph. The band is slotted to play noteworthy dates in August, including a stop at the Bethel Woods Center for the Arts in Bethel, New York. Tickets for the band's remaining summer shows are on sale averaging just over $100. The current lineup features original band member Gary Rossington, joined by Johnny Van Zant, Rickey Medlocke, Mark "Sparky" Matejka, Michael Cartellone, Johnny Colt, Peter Keys, Dale Krantz Rossington and Carol Chase.READ MORE

Lynyrd Skynyrd & co. perform at One More for the Fans on Nov. 12, 2014

'Lynyrd Skynyrd - One More for the Fans' Concert at Fox Theatre to Get Live CD, DVD Release

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Lynyrd Skynyrd has almost been rocking on for 50 years, and now, the band's legacy will be celebrated by a tribute CD and DVD. Today (March 31), the Loud & Proud Records and Blackbird Presents announced that the November 2014 tribute concert One More for the Fans featuring classic rock covers from Alabama, Cheap Trick, Jason Isbell, O.A.R., Trace Adkins and more will be getting an official release.READ MORE

Richard and Elizabeth Jones mourn their daughter's death a month after the tragedy.

Sarah Jones: Coroner Releases Graphic Autopsy of Camera Assistant Following 'Midnight Rider' Criminal Lawsuits

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Georgia state officials recently released the autopsy of Sarah Jones, the camera assistant for the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider who was killed last year while working on the movie. Jones was struck by a train while the crew was filming a dream sequence for the film in Wayne County. A judge found the film's director, Randall Miller, guilty of involuntary manslaughter in criminal trespass for not obtaining the proper clearances to shoot near the tracks.READ MORE

Randall Miller

Sarah Jones: Gregg Allman Biopic Director Randall Miller Pleads 'Guilty' to Charges From 'Midnight Rider' Accident

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A judge in Savannah, Georgia, sentenced Randall Miller, former director of the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider, to two years in prison and eight years probation stemming from the unfortunate death of camera assistant Sarah Jones, which occurred on set last year. Miller, who originally entered a plea of "not guilty," changed it to "guilty" today, Mar. 9, resulting in a reduced sentence and dropped charges for his wife Jody Savin, who was involved with the movie as a producer.READ MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Announces Spring Tour: It's the 'Midnight Rider' Singer's Second Trek Since Allman Brothers Split

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Despite The Allman Brothers Band parting ways last year, leader Gregg Allman hit the road this month to kick the New Year off right. The "Midnight Rider" must have a touring itch too, having recently announced plans for a spring trek. Allman will head back out in March for a 21-date excursion that will kick off in Ohio on the 13th and wrap May 9 with an appearance at Austin City Limits.READ MORE

Richard and Elizabeth Jones

Family of Sarah Jones Settle Civil Suit in Gregg Allman Biopic 'Midnight Rider' Accident, Criminal Trial Begins in March

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Justice for deceased assistant camera operator Sarah Jones is now closer. The film worker's parents filed a civil lawsuit in May against director Randall Miller and a slew of other names involved with the Gregg Allman biopic 'Midnight Rider,' which Jones was working on before her tragic death in FebruaryREAD MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Announces Solo Tour Following Breakup of Allman Brothers [FULL SCHEDULE]

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The future looked bleak for Allman Brothers fans after the group's final show last week at the Beacon Theater. But Gregg Allman appears to have other plans. Following the group's breakup, He has announced a 10-date solo tour that kicks off with a New Year's Eve gig at Atlanta's Symphony Hall and ends in Savannah, Georgia, Jan. 17, according to "Rolling Stone." The writing was on the wall for the Allman Brothers when guitarists Derek Trucks and Warren Haynes said 2014 would be their last year as members of the Allman Brothers band. Gregg Allman, in an interview with "Relix" magazine, did not close the door for a possible reunion in the future, but for now the Allman Brothers are officially retired.READ MORE

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'20/20' Goes Inside Death of Sarah Jones, Airs Footage Showing Moments Before the Accident on Set of Gregg Allman Biopic

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Sarah Jones was working as a camera assistant on the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider when she lost her life while the crew was filming a scene on some railroad tracks in February.READ MORE

Dickey Betts

Guitarist Dickey Betts Says The Allman Brothers Band Became a "Tribute Band"

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Longtime jammers and southern rock pioneers The Allman Brothers Band ended their 45-year run Tuesday night (Oct. 28) at New York's Beacon Theatre, and there was no sign of co-founding guitarist Dickey Betts onstage.READ MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Dismissed from Lawsuit Regarding Death of 'Midnight Rider' Camera Assistant Sarah Jones

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Gregg Allman's got a long vacation from work in the near future and now he has another reason to relax: He's been dropped from a lawsuit regarding the death of a camera assistant on the set of Midnight Rider, now cancelled biopic about the life of the Allman Brothers frontman.READ MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Says There Will Be No Special Guests for The Allman Brothers's Final Shows This Month

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The Allman Brothers Band will say farewell at the end of the month with a six-night residency at the Beacon Theatre in New York City, and bandleader Gregg Allman recently announced there will not be any special guest performers at the shows.READ MORE

Mavis Staples

Gregg Allman, Eric Church, Widespread Panic To Pay Tribute To Mavis Staples

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For her 75th birthday, Mavis Staples is finally getting the tribute she deserves.READ MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Biopic Crew Member Death: Filmmakers Issue Statement, Claim 'This Was Not A Crime’

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Randal Miller and Jody Savin, the two members of the film crew behind Gregg Allman’s biopic, Midnight Rider, have finally broken their silence since surrendering to the Wayne County Sherrif’s Department and pleading not guilty just a few days ago. The two, who were up on charges of involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespassing, are now claiming that the recent death of 27-year-old camera assistant, Sarah Jones, was not a crime.READ MORE

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman Biopic Director & Producer Surrender To Georgia Police

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As recently reported by Music Times, the director and two producers of the upcoming Gregg Allman biopic were indicted on charges of involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespassing. Now, TMZ states that Midnight Rider director Randall Miller and producer Jody Savin recently surrendered to police in George following the indictment.READ MORE

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