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
Length: 30:47
Label: Atco, Capricorn
Producer: Tom Dowd


Paul 2 said...

Dawn, lets see how many "Midnight Songs" we can name. I'll start.
In The Midnight Hour, After Midnight, Around Midnight, Midnight Rambler, Midnight At The Oasis Now can you name who did what song?

Dawn said...

Eric Clapton: After Midnight.
Rolling Stones: Midnight Rambler.

How about...
Midnight Train and Midnight Special

Paul 2 said...

Very Good, have some others?