Vince Gill, Dr. John and Chuck Leavell Join Atlanta Gregg Allman Tribute
Vince Gill, Dr. John and Chuck Leavell have joined the lineup for All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs & Voice of Gregg Allman. The all-star concert will take place on Friday, January 10, 2014 at Atlanta’s Fox Theatre. The sold out event, honoring the legendary singer, songwriter and musician, will also be filmed to air on AXS TV in May 2014.
Other confirmed acts include: The Allman Brothers Band, Trace Adkins, Jackson Browne, Eric Church, Natalie Cole, Brantley Gilbert, Warren Haynes, John Hiatt, Jaimoe, Taj Mahal, Keb’ Mo’, Martina McBride, Pat Monahan, Sam Moore, Robert Randolph, Susan Tedeschi, Derek Trucks, Don Was and Widespread Panic. Leavell will perform as part of all-star band Was has put together for the evening. The band will also feature Kenny Aronoff (John Fogerty, John Mellencamp), Jack Pearson and Audley Freed (The Black Crowes, Sheryl Crow).
Both both Leavell and Pearson are former members of The Allman Brothers Band. Dr. John also has a long history with Allman and recently appeared on his album Low Country Blues. “Allman will also join Leavell“http://www.jambands.com/news/2013/12/13/chuck-leavell-to-celebrate-georgia-with-gregg-allman/#.UrMYbtJDvzA: at Atlanta Symphony Hall on January 18.