The great writer-guitarist, with wife Bonnie, made some of the best blues, rock and gospel-flavoured US music of their generation.
Often claimed, and with darn good reason, to be the instigators of Southern Rock, the Allman Brothers Band pioneered a blend of country, blues, boogie and free form R&B with attention to...
'At Fillmore East' cemented the band's live reputation for delivering incendiary southern rock.
The set pays tribute to the Southern rock pioneers and their extraordinary body of work, and is available as a 10LP or 5CD box set or digitally.
'Revival (Love Is Everywhere)' emerged from the band's 'Idlewild South' album and gave them a debut on the Billboard Hot 100.
Gregg was born on 8 December 1947 in Nashville, one year the junior of brother Duane, with whom he would co-found the mighty blues-rock institution the Allman Brothers Band.
The duo's version of 'Only You Know And I Know' outdid the one by its writer, Dave Mason.
The guitar is the backbone of rock music, and the best guitarists include some blues and country guitarists that paved the way for rock’n’roll’s legends.
The sessions at which Derek and The Dominos recorded their album have become known as the Layla Sessions, but they produced a masterpiece.
The late, lamented guitarist also played the guitar on the Allman Brothers Band's first two albums.
The song had both historical significance and huge poignancy in the pre-ABB days of Duane and Gregg Allman.
The titles include the band's self-titled debut from 1970, 'Eat A Peach' and the much-acclaimed live album, 'At Fillmore East'.
Recorded at the famed Muscle Shoals Sound Studio in Alabama, The Rolling Stones’ classic ’Brown Sugar’ topped the American Hot 100 on 29 May 1971.
The Alabama soul man recorded a host of other great material in his long career.
Former co-lead guitarist of The Allman Brothers Band, Dickey Betts, is to headline the annual Allman Brothers-founded Peach Music Festival 2018