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Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman
Born: Dec 8, 1947 in Nashville, TN
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Genre: Blues, Pop/Rock
Biography: Gregg Allman's most visible contribution to rock music is as lead singer, organist, and songwriter with the Allman Brothers Band, founded by his brother Duane (d. 1971) in 1969. He has never threatened to eclipse the band that carries his family name, but he has found occasional success and popularity ...Read full biography
Playin' Up A Storm
Released: 1977
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In a way, Playin' Up a Storm doesn't really highlight Gregg Allman's strengths, since it's a little smoother and soul-inflected than his work with the Allman Brothers. Then again, that's not a problem; ...Read full review
Laid Back
Released: 1973
Label: Universal Motown Records Group.
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Recorded in the same year as the Brothers and Sisters album, this solo debut release is a beautiful amalgam of R&B, folk, and gospel sounds, with the best singing on any of Gregg Allman's solo releases. ...Read full review
More The Gregg Allman Band albums: Main Albums (7), Compilations (8), Singles & EPs (1), DVD/Video (2)
Death of Ga. film worker 'senseless,' father says
Apr 9, 4:39 PM EST
Train crash death of Ga. film worker leaves parents grieving, angry and seeking answers
Illness forces Allman Bros. to postpone more shows
Mar 24, 1:15 PM EST
Gregg Allman's illness forces The Allman Brothers to postpone 4 more Beacon Theatre shows
Rep: Bronchitis sidelines Gregg Allman for shows
Mar 22, 6:26 PM EST
Rep says Gregg Allman has missed shows due to bronchitis but plans to return next week