I Love Lynyrd Skynyrd

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    Okay, the Full Story..

    So, I tried not to put this whole thing in someone else's story... but it really wants to come out.    It was maybe a week or so after 9/11.  The current version of Lynyrd Skynyrd were doign their annual summer tour all year long, and were just wrapping up...
    Ardhanaridream Ardhanaridream
    31-35, M
    7 Responses Oct 20, 2008

    The Last Rebel (acoustic)

      "The Last Rebel"There's a gray horse standin' stillAs the soldier climbs in the saddleFor one last ride ♫♪♫As the rain pours off his hatYou can see the shadows of the pastWritten in his eyes ♫♪♫Now the canons are silentHis friends are all goneGotta put it all...
    WhichOnesPink WhichOnesPink
    51-55, M
    Oct 26, 2012

    In Concert:elizabeth,indiana

    Me and my wife went to Lynyrd Skynyrd last night, it was her first time to see them, she loved it and thought it was awesome, it was my 15th time. Despite the loss of several members over the years they still put on a great show, and always get the crowd in to the show as well...
    doublep doublep
    51-55, M
    May 31, 2010

    Concert

    Lynyrd Skynyrd, Brownsville Station, Southern Calif, alcohol, loud music, lots and lots of people and no seating all the way to the stage...1975...insanely fun.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Nov 4, 2011

    Call Me The Breeze

    This is one of my favorites by Skynyrd, and they were the secong largest band for members, the other band the had the most was The Grateful Dead. I do not know what has more of an impact in society Sweet Home Alabama or their anthem Free Bird. They were a great band and it is a...
    revolution77 revolution77
    18-21, M
    Mar 9, 2011

    One Of The Greatsi Am

    I am not old enough to have seen the old band live.I know there is a debate on old band vs new band,however they are two different bands.Johnny Vanzant and Ronnie Vanzant are two different people. The old band was Ronnie's band, while the new band is more Gary Rossington's band...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 24, 2012
    vickieprince vickieprince
    51-55, F
    1 Response Nov 29, 2012

    That Smell

      "That Smell" Whiskey bottles, and brand new cars Oak tree you're in my way There's too much coke and too much smoke Look what's going on inside you Ooooh that smell Can't you smell that smell Ooooh that smell The smell of death surrounds you Angel of darkness is upon you Stuck...
    WhichOnesPink WhichOnesPink
    51-55, M
    Oct 25, 2012

    I have always loved Lynyrd Skynyrd.

    I was a kid in the Lynyrd Skynyrd South. I was in 5th grade when Pronounced came out. It was our music, about our experiences. I have been in places equivalent to The Jug in quite a few occasions. I loved the music. Until recently, I did not appreciate the genius.  ...
    SonOfTheDelta SonOfTheDelta
    46-50, M
    Jan 27, 2014

    Tribute To Ronnie Van Zant - Simple Man - Lynyrd Skynyrd

    "Simple Man" Mama told me when I was youngSit beside me, my only sonListen closely to what I say.And if you do thisIt will help you some sunny day.Oh, Take your time... Don't live too fast,Troubles will come hmmmm they will pass.Go find a woman, oh baby, you'll find love,And don...
    WhichOnesPink WhichOnesPink
    51-55, M
    1 Response Oct 24, 2012
    vickieprince vickieprince
    51-55, F
    Nov 29, 2012

    Sweet Home Alabama, Free Bird...

    Does your conscience bother you?Tell The TruthSweet Home AlabamaWhere The Skies Are So BlueSweet Home AlabamaLord I'm Comin' Home To YouLord, I can't ChangeWon't You Fly, Free Bird Yeah!
    amytheinvalid amytheinvalid
    26-30, T
    Dec 28, 2012
    vickieprince vickieprince
    51-55, F
    Nov 29, 2012

    My Favorite Band Ever

    I love more than Beatles, AC/DC, Rolling Stones, Elvis Presley, Chuck Berry, Sonny Boy, etc.I like it especially before the accident. Their songs are perfect: great lyrics, long and delightful guitar solos, a nice bass line, and the drums are amazing too! oh yeah, the piano!I...
    TuttiFruttiMan TuttiFruttiMan
    18-21, M
    May 26, 2011
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