Wednesday, February 22, 2012
Allman Brothers: Midnight Rider.
"Midnight Rider" is a song by The Allman Brothers Band, from their album Idlewild South. Written by Gregg Allman and Robert Kim Payne, the song has become a fixture of the band's live performances. Renditions by Joe Cocker, Gregg Allman himself, and Willie Nelson have all reached the charts as singles.
Studio album by The Allman Brothers Band
Released: September 23, 1970
Recorded: February 1970, at Capricorn Sound Studios, Macon, GA;
July 1970 at Criteria Studios, Miami, FL
Genre: Southern rock, blues-rock
Label: Atco, Capricorn
Producer: Tom Dowd