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Pioneering rock promotor Alex Cooley dies at the age of 74, leaves a lasting legacy

Pioneering rock promotor Alex Cooley dies at the age of 74, leaves a lasting legacy

Alex Cooley, the rock promotor whose legacy began with the Atlanta International Pop Festival in 1969 and includes the founding of Music Midtown, died Tuesday at the age of 74.

Cooley was among the most prominent and powerful rock promot read more...



2 years ago

Gary Rossington's Recovery Forces Lynyrd Skynyrd to Cancel Remaining 2015 Dates

Gary Rossington

Following the heart attack suffered by guitarist Gary Rossington, Lynyrd Skynyrd have canceled the remainder of their tour schedule for this year. The group announced the news today.


“After further evaluation and continued read more...



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Lynyrd Skynyrd Biography

Lynyrd Skynyrd Biography

Lynyrd Skynyrd was the definitive Southern rock band, fusing the overdrive power of blues rock with a rebellious Southern image and a hard rock swagger. Skynyrd never relied on the jazzy improvisations of the Allman Brothers. Instead, they were a read more...