Category: the allman brothers band

Gregg Allman at the Fox Theater in Atlanta on …

Gregg Allman at the Fox Theater in Atlanta on May 20, 1974, by Tom Hill

Gregg Allman at the Fox Theater in Atlanta on …

Gregg Allman at the Fox Theater in Atlanta on May 20, 1974, by Tom Hill

Duane Allman with Eric Clapton, Derek and the …

Duane Allman with Eric Clapton, Derek and the Dominos. Their two 1971 singles. “Layla” and “Bell Bottom Blues” are among the year’s most enduring

Gregg Allman, golden god, from The New Yorker,…

Gregg Allman, golden god, from The New Yorker, which he honorarily kind of was

Cher and Gregg Allman, 1979

Cher and Gregg Allman, 1979

Cher and Gregg Allman, 1977-ish, my edit of or…

Cher and Gregg Allman, 1977-ish, my edit of original via peopleenespanol

Delaney & Bonnie and Friends, featuring Du…

Delaney & Bonnie and Friends, featuring Duane Allman, July 22, 1971.

This is from a lovely radio set at New York’s A&R studios, highly informal, laid alllll the way back, in keeping with Delaney & Bonnie’s typical approach of the time. Delightful acoustic slide work from Brother Duane, with Bonnie Bramlett’s voice soaring like an angel above it all on this Robert Johnson standard first recorded in 1936.

Gregg Allman, 1975, via wikimedia

Gregg Allman, 1975, via wikimedia

The Allman Brothers Band, the final show at th…

The Allman Brothers Band, the final show at the Fillmore East, June 27 1971, by Amalie R. Rothschild. (Originals here and here.) 

In addition to being the unofficial house photographer for the Fillmore East, Amalie worked with the Joshua Light Show on these marvelous visuals. More about this remarkable artist, filmmaker, and feminist activist here.

Duane Allman, who passed away on October 29, 1…

Duane Allman, who passed away on October 29, 1971 at the age of 24.