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Director of Allman movie grilled about fatal crash

SAVANNAH, Ga. - A director who was working on a movie about singer Gregg Allman testified Monday that his assistants were in charge of location permits and safety precautions when a freight train plowed into his crew on a Georgia railroad bridge, killing a worker and injuring six.
The curtain coming down on The Allman Brothers Band

Guitarist Warren Haynes has performed with The Allman Brothers Band roughly 220 times at New York City's Beacon Theatre. He's so familiar with the Upper West Side fixture that he has a secret...
Music by Turner: Bonamassa's guitar skills to shine on Augusta stage

...on stage, which explains why he plays some 200 shows each year. Yes, like Warren Haynes and Derek Trucks of the Allman Brothers Band, he's a true road warrior.He doesn't always live in the blues world either, as Bonamassa's side projects...
Music By Turner: Allman Brothers mark 40 years with anniversary editions

Forty years ago this summer, it was the worst of times, but the best of tunes for the Allman Brothers Band.Lead guitarist Duane Allman and bassist Berry Oakley had died in tragic motorcycle accidents during the preceding two years...
Ramblin' Rhodes: Music legends are part of Nicholson Building history

The words on the small glass window of the red door in the 600 block of Broad Street on Monday morning were the only reminders left that this building once was the home of some very popular Augusta nightclubs.
Music by Turner: Big year for Allman Brothers filled with concerts, film, CDs

...estranged) original member Dicky Betts, who was fired in 2000. If that happens, it would be a nice "Revival" for the Allman Brothers Band's 45th anniversary in 2014.
Allman film 'shutting down' after train crash

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Film­makers have shelved production on a movie about the life of Gregg Allman a week after a freight train killed one crew member and injured seven others, a Savannah city official said Thursday.
Allman is feeling like old self again

...I'm starting to feel like my old self again. All the hair on my body is growing back," the founding member of the Allman Brothers Band said and laughed. "I feel so much better. I thought I felt OK when I went in for the transplant, but I was...
Blind Willie McTell biography tells story of local music hero

...Statesboro. One of Mr. McTell's best known compositions and recordings is Statesboro Blues , made famous by The Allman Brothers Band. "I should particularly like to stress that the book is scrupulously researched," Mr. Gray wrote in his e-mail...
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Allman Brothers home to be museum

MACON, Ga. --- It's the place where the Allman Brothers Band founded their Southern rock sound, the place where the song Ramblin' Man was penned and the last place Duane Allman visited before dying in a motorcycle crash in 1971.