Lynyrd Skynyrd


Lynyrd Skynyrd “The Ballad Of Curtis Loew” Live From Jacksonville Florida

“The Ballad of Curtis Loew” is a song originally released by the Southern Rock Band Lynyrd Skynryd in 1974 on their Second Helping album. The song was written by Allen Collins and Ronnie Van Zant. It is said the original Lynyrd Skynyrd band only performed the song one-time live-in concert. Below is a video of the song from Lynyrd Skynyrd with their 2015 band lineup in Jacksonville, Florida.



Excellent Lynyrd Skynyrd style cover of “Call Me the Breeze”

The Lexington Lab Band do an excellent job of covering classic rock songs. “Call Me the Breeze” is one of our favorite songs they cover. “Call Me the Breeze” was released on the 1974 Lynyrd Skynyrd album Second helping and their double live album One More from the Road in 1976. Eric Clapton also made an excellent cover of the song. The song was written by JJ Cale.


Excellent cover of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Simple Man”

“Simple Man” is the last track on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s first album titled Pronounced ‘Lĕh-‘nérd ‘Skin-‘nérd was recorded on April 30th, 1973. The release date for the album was also in 1973. The song was written by Ronnie Van Zant and Gary Rossington. Enjoy Ismael Deivesl performing Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Simple Man”.



Excellent cover of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Simple Man” at street festival in Germany

If there is one thing the German’s have learned over time is if they can grow it, they can ferment it and drink it. This is definitely true at this street festival in Gauting, Germany which is 11 miles Southwest of Munich. Now the great elixir to bring booze to life is music. That brings us to Buck Rogers and the SideTrackers who bring us their rendition of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s “Simple Man”. Yep, Skynyrd is a party favorite all around the world.