Hey there sweet family,
Happy engagement, John and Leah!!! It was wonderful to see this lovely latest (and greatest!) miletone in your relationship unfold onstage in CLT Sunday night. Our best wishes to you both!! ((John and Leah))
Also, Happy Remodeled Web Site, Gregory!! We’ve spiffed things up at http://www. GreggAllman.com and thrown the doors open to welcome you in. Please drop by and let us know what you think of the place.
After a spendid (and surprising!) weekend in Charlotte, NC, the Allman Brothers Band picks up its 40th Anniversary tour again tomorrow night (Tuesday, Oct. 6) in Columbia, MD. Tour dates and places scheduled to date include:
06 (Tue) – MERRIWEATHER POST PAVILION Columbia, Maryland – On tour with Widespread Panic.
07 (Wed) – NTELOS WIRELESS PAVILION Portsmouth, Virginia – On tour with Widespread Panic.
09 (Fri) – BIRMINGHAM-JEFFERSON CONVENTION COMPLEX Birmingham, Alabama – On tour with Widespread Panic.
10 (Sat) – BIRMINGHAM-JEFFERSON CONVENTION COMPLEX Birmingham, Alabama – On tour with Widespread Panic.
11 (Sun) – TIME WARNER CABLE MUSIC PAVILION AT WALNUT CREEK Raleigh, North Carolina (Home, sweet, home!)- On tour with Widespread Panic.
13 (Tue) – WORLDS FAIR PARK Knoxville, Tennessee – On tour with Widespread Panic.
14 (Wed) – RIVERFRONT PARK Nashville, Tennessee – On tour with Widespread Panic.
16 (Fri) – SUPERPAGES.COM CENTER Dallas, Texas – On tour with Widespread Panic.
17 (Sat) – WOODLANDS PAVILION Houston, Texas – On tour with Widespread Panic.
20 (Tue) – SEMINOLE HARD ROCK HOTEL & CASINO Hollywood, Florida
21 (Wed) – RUTH ECKERD HALL Clearwater, Florida
Stop by http://www.allmanbrothersband.com often for reviews, pix, set lists and everything ABB tour related.
Joe Motes is hosting a screening of “Please Call Home: The Big House Years” this Thursday, October 8, 2009, at 7:00 PM in The Granada Theater 3524 Greenville Avenue, Dallas, TX. Tickets are $25. For tickets, go to http://www.granadatheater.com/ and scroll down the page until you see the “Please Call Home” information.
The evening begins with a screening of this beautiful documentary. Kirsten West (Hey, Kirsty!!) , who lived in the Big House for many years and who, with her husband ABB Historian, Archivist and Tour Magician Kirk West (Pa!!), has been a driving force behind establishing the ABB Museum, will be on hand to discuss the film.
The evening also includes music after the screening with Forgotten Space, a Grateful Dead tribute band, followed by an ABB tribute from The Allmost Brothers Band. There will also be some ABB related items (including excellent tickets to the October 16 ABB/Widespread Panic show at Superpages.com Center) auctioned/raffled off.
Since we’re promoting great events, we’d also like to remind you that the Sarasota Blues Fest is Saturday, October 24 this year. Headliners include: Little Feat, Duke Robillard, Larry McCray, and Bruce Katz w. Special Guest Floyd Miles. Tickets are only $20 in advance. For more information visit: http://www.sarasotabluesfest.com/
Please join us in zenning positive, healing vibes to all those knowingly and unknowingly in need … and in celebrating with the Seaman family, who recently recieved great news!
Take care and know that you are loved,
Lana and Rowland