The Allman Brothers Band

Newsletter – Gregg-O-Gram October 22, 2008

Hey there sweet family,

We’ve got great news to share with you – Gregg Allman is heading back out on the road for his first solo dates of the year!! Yesss! Dance of joy!! Joining Gregg on the tour will be Bruce Katz (keyboard), Jerry Jemmott (bass), Steve Potts (drums), Mark McGee (guitar), Jay Collins (sax) and Floyd Miles (percussion).

The dates, cities and venues we’re aware of so far are:

Date: City: Venue:
Sat, 12/27 Westbury, NY Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury
Sun, 12/28 New Bedford, MA Zeiterion Perf. Arts Ctr.
Tue, 12/30 Ridgefield,CT Ridgefield Playhouse
Wed, 12/31 Glenside, PA Keswick Theater
Fri, 1/02 New York, NY Blender Theatre at Gramercy
Sat, 1/03 New York, NY Blender Theatre at Gramercy
Mon, 1/05 Annapolis, MD Rams Head On Stage
Tue, 1/06 Falls Church, VA State Theatre
Thu, 1/08 Montclair, NJ Wellmont Theatre
Fri, 1/09 Harrisburg, PA Whitaker Ctr. – Sunoco Performance Ctr.
Sat, 1/10 Salamanca, NY Seneca Allegany Casino & Hotel

Heads up – The Keswick Theatre goes on sale 10/22; Capital One Bank Theatre at Westbury goes on sale 10/23.

Visit often for tour updates … and a whole lot of angelic fun 😉 (Hi, girls!!)

Speaking of on sale, tickets are on sale for the always funderful Sarasota Blues Festival, which is being held a week from Saturday, November 1, at the Ed Smith Stadium Complex in Sarasota, FL. Bobby Rush and JJ Grey & Mofro are just two of the many headliners this year. For more information, visit: … Hope to see you there!

Also on sale, make that pre-sale, by the fine folks at Hittin’ the Note, is Susan Tedeschi’s new CD, Back to the River. The pre-sale ends this Friday, so scoot your sweet self over to: while you can still get in on the dealio.

There’s a wonder*full auction being held on Hittin’ the Web With the Allman Brothers Band with all proceeds to benefit the Ben and Hannah Ector Educational Fund.

The auction is for a beautiful, and beautifully framed, limited-edition tour poster of the Allman Brothers Band and Ratdog from the August 2007 dates.

It’s hand-signed by Gregg Allman, Warren Haynes, Jaimoe, Butch Trucks, Bob Weir and the artist. This one is hand-numbered #2 in a series of 60.

The link to visit to see the poster, read more information, place a bid and thank ThePeteMan for his amazingly heartfelt generosity is:

If the link, for whatever reason, doesn’t work, navigate to >Forum>Board Index > Anything Goes > AUCTION for BEN & HANNAH ECTOR FUND: Cool 2007 ABB/RatDog Tour Poster with sigs

Thank you, kindly!

Take care and know that you are loved,

Lana and Rowland


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