Southern Rock Christmas CD Available Now
The Southern Rock Christmas CD is an all-star gathering of country music and southern rock superstars. This treasure trove of modern and traditional Christmas favorites is for the good ol’ boys and girls all over the world!
The CD includes brand new recordings from legends Charlie Daniels, Steve Morse, Sammy Kershaw, Artimus Pyle (Lynyrd Skynyrd), Oak Ridge Boys, The Georgia Satellites, The Outlaws, Pat Travers and more!
Purchase the CD digitally on iTunes here.
Also available on Amazon.
1. The Outlaws – What Child Is This
2. Artimus Pyle Band – God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
3. Steve Morse – We Three Kings of Orient Are
4. Point Blank – Merry Christmas Baby
5. Charlie Daniels - It’s Bad to Have the Blues at Christmastime
6. The Georgia Satellites - Run Rudolph Run
7. Adam Hood – Please Come Home for Christmas
8. Paul Nelson Band – Merry Christmas Everybody
9. Richie Furay – Christmas Must Be Tonight
10. Blackfoot – Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer
11. Sammy Kershaw – That Spirit of Christmas
12. Pat Travers - So This Is Christmas
13. Black Oak Arkansas – Christmas Everywhere
14. Oak Ridge Boys – Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town
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Join The Outlaws for the 2016 Rock Legends Cruise
Join The Outlaws for the 2016 Rock Legends Cruise! Cruise in style (1/21/16) with Royal Caribbean out of Ft. Lauderdale, FL. Cabins are close to selling out - so click here now to make your reservation!
Outlaws announced as Lilac Festival Headliner
The 117th edition of the Rochester Lilac Festival takes place on Friday, May 8, through Sunday, May 17 and today the full music lineup was announced.
“It’s always a delight to plan the musical lineup for the Rochester Lilac Festival,” said Jeff Springut, festival producer and president of the Springut Group, Inc. “It’s a wide-open canvas, a free stage that goes from 10:30 in the morning until 8:30 in the evening. It’s a pleasure to have this opportunity to bring in some of the best touring musicians in the country.” For more information click here.
Southern rock legends The Outlaws
ZBTB: Zac Brown Tribute Band
Top 40 sensation The Psychedelic Furs
The young Philadelphia rockers Dr. Dog
California crossover band Cracker
The Grammy Award-winning band Blues Traveler
Rusted Root, a Lilac Festival favorite
Mingo Fishtrap, a Texas band with a Memphis sound
Blues master Charlie Musselwhite
Chart-topping blues musician Ana Popovic
Henry Paul On The Outlaws, Blackhawk, and a Lifetime of Great Music
Courtesy - Swampland.com
by Michael Buffalo Smith
He was a member of the legendary Southern Rock band The Outlaws, He also scored big with his own Henry Paul Band, and as a member of Top 40 country band Blackhawk. Now, Henry Paul is touring and recording with a new set of Outlaws, as well as assembling a new Blackhawk record that will feature some of his classic rock pals. Life is good for the Florida rocker. We caught up with Henry for this long awaited GRITZ interview.
I know you were born in New York. You moved to Florida at a really young age, right?
I was eight. I was in third grade. I’ll never forget it. It was great man, (laughs) it was like culture shock. I mean, I come from a working family farm that grew a thousand acres of sweet corn. We’d hire 70 migrant workers to go into the field and care for it. When I got to Florida my parents split. My mom packed her stuff up in her 1957 Oldsmobile and we drove down 301 to Lakeland. I kept thinking to myself that there were going to be like indians and natives in the jungle down there. I wasn’t that far off. (Laughs) The obvious emotional issues on the table were large. But getting there and being turned loose in the orange groves and the phosphate pits and the many, many lakes and fishing - it was huge. It was also an unusual time in our country. Segregation was front and center. Nobody was pulling punches. It was very graphic and clear where people stood. That was a shock to me, because where I came from we didn’t see much of that.
RIP Bruce Crump
It's with profound sadness that we acknowledge the death of of our friend and original Molly Hatchet drummer Bruce Crump. This marks yet another loss of a talented member of our highly respected musical family and good friend. Our hearts go out to Bruce and his family. HP