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|January 7: The Allman Brothers Band 1970 album 'Idlewild South' is re-released in a limited edition of 1,000 copies on 180 gram vinyl by Elemental Music / Mercury Records. (DETAILS)|
February 13: Soul
and gospel singer Spencer Wiggins
dies in Memphis, TN
at the age of 81.
Duane Allman played on his track "I Never Loved A Woman (The Way I Love You)", recorded late 1968 at FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, AL.
March 13: Jim
of 'Delaney & Bonnie & Friends' and 'Derek
dies at the California Medical Facility in Vacaville, CA at the age of
Bill Connell and Paul Hornsby
March 31: Drummer Bill Connell
dies in Tuscaloosa, AL at the age of 74.
He was the drummer for the 'Allman Joys' in 1966 and 1967. He left the band after receiving his draft notice.
|April 22: The Allman Brothers Band live album 'Syria Mosque' is re-released as a limited edition LP of 9,000 copies, pressed on Steel Gray vinyl, for Record Store Day. (DETAILS)|
|June 9: Kenny Wayne Shepherd plays on Duane Allman's 1957 Les Paul Goldtop during his concert at the Grand Opera House in Macon. GA. (VIDEOS)|
|July 25: Alan Paul's book ''Brothers And Sisters - The Allman Brothers Band And The Inside Story Of The Album That Defined The 70's' is published by St. Martin's Press.|
August 8: Bill Connell's book 'Allman Joy: Keeping The Beat With Duane And Gregg' is
published by Mercer University Press.
Bill Connell was the drummer for the 'Allman Joys' in 1966 and 1967.
|September 6: Book release party for Bill Connell's book 'Allman Joy: Keeping The Beat With Duane And Gregg' with John Lynskey and Chuck Leavell at 'Mercer Music At Capricorn' in Macon, GA.|
September 22: Robert
one of the founding road crew members of The Allman
Brothers Band, dies in Montgomery, AL at the age of 78.
Kim Payne helped Gregg Allman write the first two lines of the third verse of "Midnight Rider".
In September 2020 his book 'The Roadie - On The Road With The Allman Brothers Band' was published.
Tommie Jean Roosmann, the grandmother of Duane Allman's daughter
Galadrielle Allman, and the mother of Donna Roosmann, dies in
Jacksonville Beach, FL at the age of 97 years.
compilation box set 'A Portrait Of The Queen 1970-1974' is released by
Duane Allman plays on 6 tracks. (DETAILS)
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