Southern rock

Southern rock is a subgenre of rock music. It developed in the Southern United States from rock and roll, country music, and blues, and is focused generally on electric guitar and vocals. The sounds coming from obscure but now legendary recording studios such as Fame in Muscle Shoals, Alabama drip with southern charm wrapped within a hard, slightly twangy electric guitar. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: Every Time I Die

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Sunday 13 July 2014
Lynyrd Skynyrd
Bad CompanyConcert
Darien Lake Performing Arts Center
Darien Center, Buffalo, United States
42.926937 -78.386556

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Kenny Young from the KYB @ Rock On Radio with Danny Coleman
Kenny Young BandConcert
Rock On Radio with Danny Coleman
Online, United States
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Lynyrd Skynyrd
Bad CompanyConcert
Walnut Creek Amphitheatre
Raleigh, United States
35.749388 -78.576303
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Wednesday 16 July 2014
Lucero
Murder by DeathConcert
The Ready Room
St. Louis, United States

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Thursday 17 July 2014
LuceroConcert The Levitt Shell
Memphis, TN, Memphis, United States
35.142321 -89.996165
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Friday 18 July 2014
Gov't MuleConcert Minnesota Zoo Amphitheater
Apple Valley, MN, Minneapolis, United States
44.764774 -93.192086
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  • kaliskaphoenix

    J Roddy Walston and the Business is amazing! I've seen them live, rock and roll is alive and well!

    January 2014
  • DwaynieAD

    Meet At Sundown has a new 6 songs out. lastfm is giving us trouble uploading but you can check it out on reverbnation if you wish http://www.reverbnation.com/meetatsundown

    December 2013
  • brendavbraga

    Kings of Leon is a very good band of southern rock despite their recent albums does not refer to its roots...if you listen "aha shake the heart break" or "youth and young manhood" you will see what is my point here man... people often do not recognize the quality of the new bands just because they are contemporary which is a pity

    December 2013
  • rubb3r_s0ul

    To say there is nothing Southern in the musical DNA of Kings of Leon is absurd, in my opinion. They are clearly very strongly influenced by the both the geography and the personalities of their Southern upbringing among the impoverished pentecostal set. Anyone who can listen to an album such as Aha Shake Heartbreak and tell me it is not the product of a Southern band...I don't know. [2]

    August 2013
  • jazzthieve

    Spotify playlist: Rock University: 60 years of Rock Music

    May 2013
  • Athelstan87

    ilivebymusic: I have to agree - they get lumped in here purely because they're from the South, don't they? But sonically they're a garage rock band (albeit one whose later arena rock has a southern tinge).

    May 2013
  • RebelChick1969

    Amberson-Baggett Band is a great new/old band from Alabama. Southern rock like 1978. If you like southern rock you should like them.

    February 2013
  • myjambox

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G20spESbjBI Scattered Hamlet - Powder Kegs and Gasoline

    February 2013
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