The life and music of Gregg Allman will likely be celebrated with an 18-city Allman Household Revival tour that kicks off November twenty seventh in St. Louis and wraps up December nineteenth in Los Angeles.
Greg’s son Devon Allman and his group the Allman Betts Band would be the featured act alongside Robert Randolph, Donavon Frankenreiter, Lilly Hiatt, Cody and Luther Dickinson, Eric Gales, Joanne Shaw Taylor, Jimmy Corridor, and Lamar Williams Jr. They are going to be joined in choose cities by Kenny Wayne Shepherd, G. Love, Samantha Fish, Alex Orbison, and Kenny Aronoff.
The Allman Household Revival started as a celebration of Gregg’s seventieth birthday in December 2017. It’s grown right into a yearly custom, and this yr they’re planning Final Waltz-style evenings full of musical collaborations.
“I like having artists that knew Dad, performed with him, perhaps had been a gap act, or had been actually influenced and impressed by him,” Devon Allman says in an announcement. “As for a venue, I want these turn-of-the-century to mid-Twentieth century, old-school theaters. They’re simply beautiful inside, sculpted for sound, and supply the right location for these very particular reveals. I like for this live performance to really feel like an evening on the theater for our viewers.”
Devon Allman shaped the Allman Bettes Band in 2018 with Duane Betts, the son of Allman Brothers guitarist Dickey Betts. They play a mix of authentic songs and Allman Brothers classics, however they’ve dominated out the opportunity of teaming up with surviving members of the Allman Brothers and easily calling it the Allman Brothers Band.
“I don’t assume that that will be very respectful of the legacy,” Devon Allman told Rolling Stone in 2018. “It’s at all times going be a steadiness, and my primary factor is integrity and sophistication. So is there a approach to type of perpetuate it inside a free framework? Sure. However to come back out and use their identify, or the mushrooms and the peaches after they labored laborious for all that? No. It’s one factor to play a handful of songs and tip your hat to them and provides the those who nostalgia. It’s fairly one other factor to open up store on a enterprise that wrapped up their store already.”
Allman Household Revival Tour
November twenty seventh – St. Louis, MO
November twenty ninth – Dallas, TX
November thirtieth – Austin, TX
December 1st – New Orleans, LA
December 2nd – Atlanta, GA
December third – Sarasota, FL
December fifth – Huntington, NY
December seventh – Boston, MA
December eighth – New York. NY
December ninth – Philadelphia, PA
December tenth – Silver Springs, MD
December eleventh – Ann Arbor, MI
December twelfth – Chicago, IL
December 14th – Tulsa, OK
December sixteenth – Phoenix, AZ
December seventeenth – Las Vegas, NV
December 18th – San Francisco, CA
December nineteenth – Los Angeles, CA
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