Channeling the heyday of Lynyrd Skynyrd before the plane crash that killed three band members and a crew member in 1977, BBS captures that essence with a sound that has the power to transport listeners straight to Jacksonville. With edge, humorous storytelling, and skilled musicianship, they put together songs rich with a sense of place and time. See for yourself in this recent performance of "Everybody Knows She's Mine":
If you enjoy this, take a look at these while you're waiting for The Whippoorwill. They may not all be strictly Southern rock, but if you like one, you'll probably like the other (and a background check can't hurt).
- The Marshall Tucker Band
- Lynyrd Skynyrd
- Allman Brothers
- Creedence Clearwater Revival
- Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young
- George Jones
- Doobie Brothers
- Arlo Guthrie
- James McMurtry
Newer groups (1990s and later):
I'm undoubtedly forgetting somebody, so post a comment with your favorites!
The Central Library will close early at 2 p.m. on Saturday, October 10 to prepare for the Booklovers Ball. More...