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Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced /ˌlɛnərd ˈskɪnərd/ LEN-ərd-...

wikipedia - 06 May 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd (pronounced /ˌlɛnərd ˈskɪnərd/ LEN-ərd-SKIN-ərd) is an American rock band best known for popularizing the Southern rock genre during the 1970s. Originally formed in 1964 as My Backyard in Jacksonville, Florida, the band was also known by names such as The Noble Five and One Percent, before finally deciding on "Lynyrd Skynyrd" in 1969. The band gained worldwide recognition for its live performances and signature songs "Sweet Home Alabama" and "Free Bird". At the peak of th
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Is this the last chance to see Lynyrd Skynyrd in the Bay Area?

The Mercury News - 22 May 2018
Everybody knows Lynyrd Skynyrd's “Free Bird.” It's one of the most famous classic rock songs of all time, right up there with the likes of Led Zeppelin's “Stairway to Heaven,” Eagles' “Hotel California,” Journey's “Don't Stop Believin'” and the Rolling ...
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Home of Lynyrd Skynyrd, .38 Special officially history

Sarasota Herald-Tribune - 20 May 2018
Hide caption. Property owner Todd Smith and Charles Harding who lives in a mobile home behind the house and is helping with the renovation and restoration project with the historic marker to be put up on the Jacksonville, Florida property Tuesday, May ...
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Boyhood home of Lynyrd Skynyrd brothers is now historic site

Page Six - 11 May 2018
The plaque notes Ronnie Van Zant's role in forming Lynyrd Skynyrd, Johnny Van Zant's role as singer in the reborn Skynyrd group and Donnie Van Zant's role as a founding member of .38 Special. It recognizes their “prodigious contribution to the world of ...
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Photos: Childhood home of Lynyrd Skynyrd's Van Zant family

The Florida Times-Union - 11 May 2018
Property owner Todd Smith and neighbor Charles Harding are shown with a historic marker that will be placed outside the 1970s Van Zant family home where Ronnie and Johnny Van Zant of Lynyrd Skynyrd and Donnie Van Zant of .38 Special all grew up.
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Lynyrd Skynyrd Kick Off Final Tour: Set List, Photos, Videos

Ultimate Classic Rock - 05 May 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd, one of rock's ultimate road warriors, began their Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour last night (May 4) at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, Fla. You can see photos and videos from the evening below. The tour ...
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Street Talk: The casket, the keg and Lynyrd Skynyrd

Lewiston Sun Journal - 28 Apr 2018
Rusty was always specific when it came to funeral planning. “Man,” he'd say, whenever the topic of mortality arose at the midnight end of a pit party — which was like, always. “When I go, screw the flowers and all of that sad stuff. Put a keg on the ...
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The 12 Best Concerts in Phoenix This Weekend

Phoenix New Times - 17 May 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd survived as a band longer than anyone might have expected after the 1977 plane crash that killed three members, including frontman Ronnie Van Zant. But the musicians weathered the storm, carrying on, and expanding their legacy as a ...
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Childhood Home Of Van Zant Brothers Named "Heritage Site" Music and Entertainment News (blog) - 22 May 2018
With many a Skynyrd fan making curiosity trips and pilgrimages to the house, Mr. Smith wants to turn the house into a short-term rental for Lynyrd Skynyrd fans who might want to live, briefly, in the place where the music began. Johnny Van Zant has ...

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