Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”
Calling a genre “southern rock” is a bit redundant, if you ask Gregg Allman, whose group, the Allman Brothers Band, is part of the movement.
“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page
Southern rock pioneers Lynyrd Skynyrd have announced the release of their 13th studio album, Last of a Dying Breed, to be released August 21 though Loud & Proud/Roadrunner Records.
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