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One year ago today classic legend Gregg Allman passed away in Savannah, Georgia. Below is the article we published on the date of his passing.
Greggory LeNoir “Gregg” Allman has died at the age of 69 (December 8th, 1947-May 27th, 2017). He is best known for performing with the Allman Brothers Band. A southern rock band he started with his brother Duane.
The Allman Brothers Band official website reported he “passed away peacefully at his home in Savannah, Georgia,”
The band website also states: “Gregg struggled with many health issues over the past several years. During that time, Gregg considered being on the road playing music with his brothers and solo band for his beloved fans, essential medicine for his soul. Playing music lifted him up and kept him going during the toughest of times.”
The Allman Brothers Band began to reach national prominence in the early 1970’s after the release of their live album “At Fillmore East”.