It is taking longer than expected to fetch the next song to play. The music should be playing soon. If you get tired of waiting, you can try reloading your browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.

Please ensure you are using the latest Flash Player.


If you are unable or do not wish to upgrade your Flash Player,
please try a different browser.


Please check our Help page for information about troubleshooting Pandora on your browser.
Your Pandora One subscription will expire shortly.
More Info
No Thanks
Your Pandora One trial will expire shortly.
Restore
Close
close
Your Pandora One trial subscription will expire shortly. Upgrade to continue unlimited, ad-free listening.
Upgrade Now
You've listened to hours of Pandora this month. Consider upgrading to Pandora One.
More Info
No Thanks
Close
Hi . Pandora is using Facebook to personalize your experience. Learn MoreNo Thanks
-0:00
0:00
Change Skin

We created Pandora to put the Music Genome Project directly in your hands

It’s a new kind of radio –
stations that play only music you like

 
Create an account for free. Register
Now Playing
Music Feed
My Profile
Create a Station
People who also like this

Gregg Allman

Gregg Allman's most visible contribution to rock music is as lead singer, organist, and songwriter with the Allman Brothers Band, founded by his brother Duane (d. 1971) in 1969. He has never threatened to eclipse the band that carries his family name, but he has found occasional success and popularity with his solo work, which is distinctly different, more soulful and less focused on high-wattage virtuosity.

Allman's instrument is the organ, and he is most effective, when he is in top form, as a singer. His first instrument, ironically enough, was the guitar, and he took it up before his older brother Duane did. But Duane learned it better and quickly eclipsed Gregg. Where Gregg did excel was on the organ and as a singer (a role Duane was never comfortable with), which proved important but not at the center of a group that became famous for its 40-minute instrumental jams and three-hour sets. Through their early efforts, in bands like the Allman Joys and the Hour Glass, they shared the spotlight, with Duane taking the lengthy solos and Gregg fronting the band and offering Booker T. Jones-type keyboard playing. Liberty Records signed the Hour Glass and tried making Gregg into the focus of their efforts during the late '60s, but it never quite worked.

When the Allman Brothers were organized, the flashy (and vital) instrumental moments belonged to his brother and Dickey Betts and, later still, Warren Haynes. Gregg's songs, however, including "Whipping Post" and "Midnight Rider," were among the group's notable originals during its classic period, 1969-1972. Beginning with Brothers and Sisters, Betts' songwriting and singing assumed increasing prominence.

It was during the period that Brothers and Sisters was burning up the charts that Gregg Allman emerged as a solo artist with his first album, the critically well-received hit Laid Back, which put the softer, more serious, soul- and gospel-tinged side of his work in sharper focus. A tour followed, which yielded a live album that was also a success. This first period of solo popularity was interrupted by a combination of professional and personal conflicts; the Allman Brothers Band toured extensively and struggled to come up with a follow-up to Brothers and Sisters, and Gregg Allman began a relationship with Cher, the ex-wife and singing partner of Sonny Bono, which resulted in a tumultuous series of marriages and divorces for the two. These activities were played out amid Allman's well-publicized drug problems, which culminated with his testifying against a band employee in a federal drug case, which, in turn, led to the temporary but extended dissolution of the Allman Brothers Band.

Ironically, it was during this period, in 1977, that he delivered Playin' Up a Storm, a pop-soul effort that proved to be his most accomplished and successful album. Alas, this was to be the peak of his career away from the band. His next two albums, I'm No Angel and Just Before the Bullets Fly, released at the end of the 1980s, were quickly eclipsed by the re-formed and reinvigorated Allman Brothers Band's success on-stage and on record. His 1997 release Searchin' for Simplicity and the double-CD anthology One More Try had none of the urgency or success of the band's activities. In 2009, Australia's Raven Records imprint issued a 19-track, single-disc retrospective, entitled The Solo Years 1973-1997: One More Silver Dollar, that covered the whole of Allman's solo career to that date from his years at Capricorn and Columbia. In 2011, some 14 years after his last solo album, Allman released the T-Bone Burnett-produced Low Country Blues on Rounder Records. ~ Bruce Eder, Rovi
full bio

Selected Discography

x

Track List: Just Another Rider (Radio Single)

Comments

Report as inappropriate
LOVE THE ALLMAN BROS!
Report as inappropriate
Greg is the s**t
Report as inappropriate
Ah! This puts me in that lazy, crawdad smokin' mood! Gettin' my nasty on, in my favorite swamp! How how how how!
Report as inappropriate
Come and Go Blues, awhhhh love it !!!
Report as inappropriate
Little MIDNIGHT RIDER
Report as inappropriate
Dusty Rhodes will not be taken alive!
Report as inappropriate
True southern
Report as inappropriate
matratus
Come and go Blues.Great song. Many memories.
Report as inappropriate
Best BLUES album of ALL time.......L o w Country Blues!!
Report as inappropriate
Great man. Everyone already knows that.. except Cher
Report as inappropriate
asbiphone
The road goes on forever...
Report as inappropriate
Midnight rider great song
Report as inappropriate
halothane55
the article uses the word eclipse 3 times.
Report as inappropriate
Got one more silver dollar
Report as inappropriate
I LOVE YOU aLFREDO cESAR eSTEVES MY honey!
Report as inappropriate
YES MY LOVE IS ON THE AIR!
Report as inappropriate
MAIBE MY HUSBAND WITH LOVE ME MORE!
Report as inappropriate
REMEMBERING THE GREATEST DAYS OF MY LIFE ?!
Report as inappropriate
One of his best.
Report as inappropriate
My grandma is a big fan she loves your song
Report as inappropriate
!1974 Bradenton Florida GREGG an Duane played on weekends at a bar called THE ORR HOUSE onAnna Mariia Island
BAN
Report as inappropriate
love Gregg Alman. Rock on party hounds.
Report as inappropriate
Great song good motivation song
Report as inappropriate
cmoss291
Great song
Report as inappropriate
This is one of the best visual songs ever written. Great Song.
Report as inappropriate
Reminds me sneaking out the window from the girl next door ... Yeah Jessica you know !
She was smiling ..I was running her dad was screaming lol
Report as inappropriate
O yeah I heard this on pandora !
Report as inappropriate
kevin-burns9
Rxcellant
Report as inappropriate
Allman brothers GREAT band I grew up on there music I'm 55and still rocking heads up to all old rock fans out there and young rock fans that understand talent these days good rock is hard to find so check out BLACKBERRY SMOKE they are new but the real deal
Report as inappropriate
Cool song. Luv it
Report as inappropriate
This is what you call real music!
Report as inappropriate
None better than Gregg Allman & Allman Brother's Band. Very few equal.
Report as inappropriate
one of the best!!!!!!!! ! ! ! ! !
Report as inappropriate
I love his song Midnight Rider! ��
Report as inappropriate
Sweet this is the good ole sound
Report as inappropriate
Gregg, .thanks for sharing the annual reawakening of springtime here in NYC @ The Beacon for over the last 20 years I hope you are feeling well these days, dude
Report as inappropriate
I met Gregg a long time ago in a donut shop ,it was late think he had the munchies.A real legend!
Report as inappropriate
Seen him jam at Mac,s bar in Daytona Beach . was a good time.!��
Report as inappropriate
ttuzon
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. Tomorow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in two days now you've started reading so don't it's so scary put this on 5 songs in 143 minutes when done press f6 and your lovers name will come on the screen in big letters.
Report as inappropriate
msbgrammy
Don't read this because it really works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in two days. Don't start now that you started reading. So scary that you need to put this in five songs in the next 143 minutes. When done press f6 then the name of your lover will appear on the screen in big letters
Report as inappropriate
Stupid Geico
Report as inappropriate
Classic. They just don't make them like this anymore.
Report as inappropriate
Rock On !!
Report as inappropriate
fritofeet2
You rock gregg!!!����
Report as inappropriate
kevin-burns9
Gregg has that voice goes right through your head so coooolll!!!! Man what a voice mr allman!! I can't be satisfied !,!pkb45
Report as inappropriate
Don't read this because it actually works. You will be kissed on the nearest Friday by the love of your life. Tomorrow will be the best day of your life. However if you don't post this you will die in the next 2 days. Now you've started reading this so don't stop. This is so scary put this on 5 songs in the next 143 minutes. When done press f6 and your lovers name will appear on the screen in BIG letters this is so scary cud it actually work
Report as inappropriate
YOU WILL BE KISSED ON THE NEAREST POSSIBLE FRIDAY BY THE LOVE OF YOUR LIFE. HOWEVER IF YOU DONT POST THIS COMMENT TO AT LEAST 5 QUIZES YOU WILL DIE IN 2 DAYS. NOW UV STARTED READIN DIS DUNT STOP THIS IS SO SCARY.xSEND THIS OVER TO5 QUIZZES IN 143 MINU
Report as inappropriate
True rocker all the way the good old days
Report as inappropriate
kevin-burns9
Man what a tune incredible/ great all my friends. Master Gregg all an , pkb
Report as inappropriate
Like rain ? Then burn natural wooden logs in a free air enviroinment like outside and after two days, it will begin to rain and our drout will be no more, all in season of course
Show more

We're sorry, but a browser plugin or firewall may be preventing Pandora from loading.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser.

Please check our Help page for more information.

It looks like your browser does not support modern SSL/TLS. Please upgrade your browser.

If you need help, please email: pandora-support@pandora.com.

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please upgrade to a more current browser
or install a newer version of Flash (v.10 or later).

In order to use Pandora internet radio, please install Adobe Flash (v.10 or later).

[92, 119, 126, 78, 89, 116, 76, 75, 97, 64, 111, 97, 79, 95, 78, 77, 76, 111, 72, 100, 112, 92, 64, 72, 109, 79, 87, 86, 91, 110, 109, 98, 115, 96, 110, 98, 82, 98, 92, 80, 97, 121, 97, 126, 105, 88, 125, 119, 90, 85, 117, 109, 121, 89, 119, 82, 103, 89, 73, 74, 87, 75, 67, 72, 94, 77, 80, 91, 116, 113, 80, 78, 94, 122, 104, 106, 65, 101, 65, 103, 115, 80, 124, 116, 70, 64, 77, 72, 87, 77, 85, 110, 101, 94, 109, 110, 120, 97, 114, 64, 70, 106, 120, 81, 64, 121, 77, 120, 75, 121, 87, 121, 75, 96, 103, 105, 102, 78, 109, 123, 101, 82, 90, 104, 84, 71, 103, 96, 85, 105, 125, 115, 68, 100, 116, 94, 96, 110, 127, 118, 84, 80, 73, 127, 114, 108, 72, 101, 106, 75, 100, 94, 118, 116, 113, 66, 115, 73, 65, 104, 118, 109, 106, 102, 87, 89, 80, 108, 112, 118, 77, 108, 103, 82, 123, 94, 107, 65, 75, 104, 81, 66, 78, 94, 120, 109, 112, 90, 98, 65, 83, 89, 79, 84, 70, 88, 117, 92, 125, 115, 118, 104, 64, 98, 91, 74, 90, 97, 102, 125, 121, 68, 109, 97, 103, 68, 86, 120, 103, 93, 114, 126, 111, 78, 119, 122, 115, 76, 87, 87, 80, 83, 65, 74, 120, 119, 67, 64, 80, 93, 113, 126, 64, 68, 111, 117, 113, 85, 113, 76, 96, 101, 110, 79, 95, 85, 104, 87, 66, 82, 98, 107, 77, 80, 110, 125, 103, 117, 92, 103, 89, 127, 77, 102, 100, 126, 119, 95, 125, 70, 67, 93, 93, 113, 106, 115, 94, 79, 111, 86, 68, 126, 97, 89, 125, 105, 104, 64, 75, 70, 77, 119, 100, 106, 65, 108, 119, 96, 126, 84, 72, 106, 125, 81, 94, 119, 71, 71, 96, 118, 102, 126, 111, 124, 114, 78, 88, 68, 125, 116, 78, 96, 100, 85, 79, 76, 70, 73, 121, 105, 76, 95, 68, 117, 93, 112, 87, 80, 113, 77, 82, 93, 97, 78, 68, 77, 65, 115, 111, 111, 108, 108, 93, 72, 117, 100, 109, 117, 120, 100, 69, 88, 72, 107, 100, 120, 123, 72, 123, 71, 90, 116, 109, 85, 103, 103, 71, 95, 64, 106, 109, 125, 67, 68, 107, 91, 99, 105, 112, 106, 97, 105, 95, 79, 85, 74, 97, 111, 127, 87, 115, 118, 111, 124, 120, 73, 86, 105, 110, 83, 102, 64, 93, 121, 120, 73, 102, 103, 86, 89, 84, 127, 67, 82, 79, 110, 66, 84, 65, 83, 105, 90, 106, 77, 64, 85, 109, 71, 93, 98, 111, 93, 98, 91, 68, 105, 89, 91, 91, 72, 92, 114, 114, 99, 64, 97, 99, 83, 75, 116, 82, 113, 108, 109, 66, 101, 115, 100, 126, 117, 94, 109, 65, 75, 107, 85, 123, 121, 108, 109, 82, 90, 110, 75, 85, 124, 69, 80, 125, 93, 116, 75, 108, 74, 98, 81, 95, 127, 90, 116, 127, 120]