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

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

wikipedia - 27 Oct 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
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd comes to Huntington for farewell tour

Charleston Gazette-Mail - 15 Nov 2018
It's funny talking with Van Zant about the future of Lynyrd Skynyrd, because the band's time is running out. Months ago, the classic rock band announced that this tour was a farewell tour — and unlike some bands that go on decades-long farewell tours ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd farewell tour hits Big Sandy

Huntington Herald Dispatch - 14 Nov 2018
17, the legendary southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd will bring their Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour to the Big Sandy Superstore Arena in Huntington. The concert will mark the end of an almost 50-year run for a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame ...
lynyrd skynyrd

One More From The Road: Lynyrd Skynyrd's Final Farewell

Pollstar - 12 Nov 2018
At Lynyrd Skynyrd's peak in 1977 a plane crash took the lives of the band's core members – founder Ronnie Van Zant and Steve and sister Cassie Gaines – along with assistant road manager Dean Kilpatrick and the plane's pilot and co-pilot near Gillsburg, ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd announce UK dates for farewell tour - 06 Nov 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd will be joined by Status Quo as they embark on their final tour dates in the UK next year. The Southern rock band, known for hits including Sweet Home Alabama and Free Bird, kicked off their Last Of The Street Survivors Farewell Tour in ...
lynyrd skynyrd

A goodbye to remember: Lynyrd Skynyrd says farewell to Toledo

Toledo Blade - 21 Oct 2018
It's daunting to even know where to begin when writing about a legendary band like Lynyrd Skynyrd. You can talk about the tragedies, the triumphs, the barroom brawls, the enduring legacy. But what it really boils down to is the music. Saturday night ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd's farewell journey hits Toledo

Toledo Blade - 19 Oct 2018
A buck fifty and a Snickers bar to join a rock band. Depending on your perspective, Rickey Medlocke is either a lousy negotiator or a genius. His 1996 deal with Gary Rossington paved the way for his return to iconic southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd.
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd says farewell to Mid-Michigan

The Oakland Press - 07 Nov 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd (standing from left): Keith Christopher (bass guitar), Carol Chase (background vocals), Michael Cartellone (drums), Johnny Van Zant (lead vocals), Rickey Medlocke (guitar), Dale Krantz Rossington (background vocals), Mark 'Sparky ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd announce European 'farewell tour' dates - 06 Nov 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced dates for the European leg of their Last Of The Street Survivors Farewell Tour. The Southern rockers – comprising original member Gary Rossington with Johnny Van Zant, Rickey Medlocke, Mark “Sparky” Matejka, Michael ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Sturgis musician performs with Lynyrd Skynyrd

Black Hills Pioneer - 25 Oct 2018
The Black Hills State University music instructor and retired high school band director recently performed with rock legend Lynyrd Skynyrd at their concert Oct. 12 at the Denny Sanford Premier Center in Sioux Falls. Martinson, who also serves as ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Rig Rundown: Lynyrd Skynyrd [2018]

Premier Guitar - 31 Oct 2018
John Bohlinger is a Nashville-based multi-instrumentalist best known for leading the band on NBC's Nashville Star, serving as music director for the CMT Awards and specials on PBS and GAC, and of course for his appearances in PG Rig Rundown, Review ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Lynyrd Skynyrd, Dwight Yoakam Entertain Trucking Execs at MCE

Transport Topics Online - 31 Oct 2018
Lynyrd Skynyrd, Dwight Yoakam Entertain Trucking Execs at MCE. Ricky Medlocke at MCE Ricky Medlocke of Lynyrd Skynyrd plays at MCE. (John Sommers II for Transport Topics). AUSTIN, Texas — Legendary Southern rockers Lynyrd Skynyrd closed out ...
lynyrd skynyrd

Appeals court: Lynyrd Skynyrd film can be released

WWSB ABC 7 - 29 Oct 2018
FILE - This Oct. 20, 1977 file photo shows the wreckage of a plane in a wooded area near McComb, Miss., where six people were killed, including three members of the music group Lynyrd Skynyrd. A New York federal appeals court says a new Lynyrd ...

What's New