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Brothers Band â€“ 40th Anniversary DVD!
The ALLMAN BROTHERS BANDâ€™s annual run of shows at New York Cityâ€™s Beacon Theatre
is always magical, but 2009â€™s 40th anniversary run was unique, with over 60 guests
sitting in with the band. But on March 26, 2009--the 40th anniversary of the original
lineupâ€™s first performance--the band honored the legacy with a show that belonged
to the Allman Brothers Band, and no one else. That special night, where they played
their first two albums in their entirety, back to back, was filmed and is being
released on DVD as â€ś40,â€ť out April 29th via the band and EOne Entertainment.
All HTN pre-orders will receive a free printed copy of HTN #81 which will have this
DVD as our cover story. In addition, our â€śPhoto Sessionsâ€ť in the magazine will focus
on pictures from that incredible performance.
Of the 700 plus shows that HTN has attended, this is the very best one, period.
The anticipation in the audience was unbelievable and you know how this band responds
to their fans. They played their hearts out, pure and simple. The Allman Brothers
Band - Hittin' the Note like no other night! Please click here for more info and to pre-order.
Allman Tribute Trailer!
My Friends: Celebrating the Songs and Voice of Gregg Allman!
This special night at
the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, GA captures a once-in-a-lifetime performance, honoring
one of the most acclaimed and beloved icons in rock and roll history. The package
consists of 2 CDs along with a DVD available in regular or Blue-ray format.
The Tribute features momentous performances from members of the Allman Brothers
Band as well as special guest stars such as Jackson Browne, Dr. John, Chuck Leavell,
Widespread Panic, Zac Brown, Jimmy Hall, Jack Pearson and many, many more. Extensive
bonus material includes 26 exclusive interviews, behind the scenes footage, as well
as a special Gregg Allman presentation. Shot in high definition with 5:1 Dolby sound
at the historic Fox Theatre in Atlanta, this remarkable piece pays tribute to a
voice that once heard is never forgotten.
The release date for this very special Tribute will be May 6, 2014. The first 300
people that pre-order will receive the official 20 page Tribute Program that was
prepared especially for this occasion. When those programs run out we will substitute
the 32 page 2014 Beacon Program for those that pre-order. To find out more, please
Oakley and Duane Allman - Brothers Never Forgotten !
Hittin' the Note is honored to offer the first official Berry Oakley T-shirt,
featuring Berry and his brother Duane. The picture was taken by Stephen Paley in
a dressing room with low lights that, back in 1971, prevented color photographs
from being taken. We believe the photo was either taken at the Peabody Auditorium
in Daytona Beach, Florida on September 16, 1970 or on Oct 16th in South Carolina
where the Toy Factory (Marshall Tucker) opened for the band. Please show your support
of these Brothers Never Forgotten by clicking here.
After such a long, tough winter,
nothing warms your soul quite like music, and 2014 promises to be a year of years,
particularly for the Allman Brothers Band. Celebrating their 45th anniversary, the
band will kick off the festivities during their annual stand at the Beacon Theatre
in New York City, and Hittin' the Note is proud to go along for the ride
with the group we have covered since 1992. Issue #80 is certainly Allman-centric
and chock full of the exclusive, inside coverage of the ABB that only Hittin' the
Note can provide.
Galadrielle Allman lost her father Duane when she was two years old; she has dedicated
her adult life to the quest of finding out who Duane Allman the person was, and
in doing so, answered questions about herself. The result is the most revealing
music book in quite some time; Please Be with Me: A Song for My Father, Duane Allman,
is poignant and personal - it reads with the emotional intensity of a Skydog run
down the fretboard. Galadrielle spent several hours discussing the writing of Please
Be with Me; she was candid and to the point about her experience, and the
challenges of living up to Duane's standards. As she put it, "If you are going to
represent someone as beloved and as truly gifted as my father was, you better have
some chops!" Well, the chops are there, and then some. Please Be with Me
is a book like no other.To read the full Editor's Notes, please click here.
Brothers Band, Play All Night â€“ Live at the Beacon Theatre 1992
This new 2 CD set, to be released on February 18th, showcases The Allman Brothers
Band's very first time playing such an extended run at the Beacon. In the spirit
of The Allmans' iconic 1971 live album At Fillmore East, Play All Night
features Allman, Betts, Trucks, Jaimoe, Haynes, Woody and Quinones taking the Beacon's
stage by storm. Through their most-requested songs, deep cuts and new favorites,
the Allmans expertly showcase that unmistakable raw energy - at once practiced and
spontaneous - that still make them one of the most beloved live acts. To find out
the set list and to order, please click here.
Brothers Band, Live At Great Woods DVD 1991
Recorded in the September of 1991, originally for Japanese TV, The Allman Brothers
Band's beloved Live At Great Woods showcases the classic American rock band
reaching a new generation of audiences. Original band members Gregg Allman, Dickey
Betts, Butch Trucks and Jaimoe were joined by new guitarist Warren Haynes, bassist
Allen Woody and percussionist Marc Quinones in one of the most powerful lineups
in the group's history. This concert - recorded before a crowd of nearly 20,000
adoring fans at the Great Woods Amphitheater in Massachusetts - features a top-notch
set of fan favorites, with a fiery acoustic mini-set included for good measure.
Click here for more info and to order.
One Way Out: The Inside History Of The Allman Brothers Band
One Way Out is the powerful biography
of The Allman Brothers Band, an oral history written with the band's participation
and filled with original, never-before-published interviews as well as personal
letters and correspondence. This is the most in-depth look at a legendary American
rock band that has meant so much to so many for so long.
For twenty-five years, Alan Paul has covered and written about The Allman Brothers
Band, conducting hundreds of interviews, riding the buses with them, attending rehearsals
and countless shows. He has interviewed every living band member for this book as
well as managers, roadies, and contemporaries, including: Gregg Allman, Dickey Betts,
Jaimoe, Butch Trucks, Warren Haynes, Derek Trucks, Oteil Burbridge, the late Allen
Woody, Jimmy Herring, Eric Clapton, Bob Weir, and many others.
Tracking the band's career from their 1969 formation to today, One Way Out is filled
with musical and cultural insights, riveting tales of sometimes violent personality
conflicts and betrayals, drug and alcohol use, murder allegations and exoneration,
tragic early deaths, road stories, and much more, including the most in-depth look
at the acrimonious 2000 parting with founding guitarist Dickey Betts and behind-the-scenes
information on the recording of At Fillmore East, Layla, Eat A Peach, Brothers and
Sisters, and other classic albums.
Please click here to order.
Gallery: Allman Brothers Band - Beacon Theatre - March 8, 2014!
Gallery & Review: 10th Annual Wanee Music Festival 2014 !