Re-Release 2015 - NEW !!!! Factory sealed - 180 Gram Vinyl + MP3 Download
Back To Black
..formed under different name around 1965, first recordings were made in the end 60s now as Lynyrd Skynyrd.
After the 2nd single Rick Medlocke left to forme his band BLACKFOOT.
Ed King (Ex-STRAWBERRY ALARM CLOCK) and Billy Powell added to the lineup.
Ed King departed in 1976 replaced by Steve Gaines.
In October 1977 short after the release of the "Street Survivors" LP Ronnie Van Zant; Steve Gaines, Roadie and Manager were killed
tragicaly in a airplane crash. Some of the remaining members formed the "Rossington-Collins Band".
Lynyrd Skynyrd re-united in 1987. First producer: AL KOOPER (Blues Project)
Style-Genre: Southern Boogie-Rock ; Rock ;
Strawberry Alarm Clock ; Thee Sixpence ; Blackfoot ; Smokehouse ; Rossington-Collins Band ;
Allen Collins Band ; Johnny Van Zant ;
Ronnie Van Zant - lead vocals; Gary Rossington - guitar; Allen Collins - guitar;
Greg Walker, Leon Wilkeson - bass; Ricky Medlocke, Bob Burns - drums
in 1972 :
Ed King - bass, guitar (first on bass after Wilkeson returns he changed to guitar);
Billy Powell - piano;
End 1974 :
Artimus Pyle - drums (replaced Burn)
Ed King replaced by Steve Gaines - guitar; Cassie Gaines, L.Hawkins - back.-voc.
Al Kooper - piano, ac.-guitar, voc.; Bobby Keys, T.Lawrence, S. Madiao - horns;
Mike Porter - drums; Merry Clayton - back.-voc.;
Producer: Al Kooper ; Engineers: Al Kooper + ass.: Austin Goodsey, Bob Merritt, Rodney Mills, Gary Kellgren;
Remix : Al Kooper; Mastered by: Austin Goodsey;
Sweet Home Alabama (King-Rossington-Van Zant)
I need You (King-Rossington-Van Zant)
Don't ask me no Questions (Rossington-Van Zant)
Working for MCA (E.King-R.Van Zant)
The Ballad of Curtis Loew (Collins-Van Zant)
Swamp Music (King-Van Zant)
The Needle and the Spoon (A.Collins-R.VanZant)
Call me the Breeze (J.J.Cale)