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The Allman Brothers Band's final show - 5 years ago last night!

Five years ago today, the Allman Brothers Band played their final show at the Beacon Theatre. You can order a CD of the final show right here. FIVE F'IN YEARS?? (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); I covered the…
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RIP Robert Hunter, one of the all-time great songwriters

Eyes of the World: An interview with Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter So very, very sad to hear that Robert Hunter has passed away. To honor the man, I present my 2015 (?) interview. An edited version ran on WSJ.com as part of a preview…

Still Crazy After All These Years

David Kann paid a visit to Maple Mountain a week or two ago and sent along these pictures. As you can see, Dixie is feeling pretty fine. We should all look so good at 70 in the midst of chemo. I think I need another haircut.
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Dixie is doing fine

So many people have written, called, emailed, asking about my dad. Thanks for asking. He is doing fine, handling chemo far better than most seem to. He just took a week off his regime because he wanted to be strong for two gigs, including…
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Thanks for the feedback

...those who have offered it. To be clear, if I decide to use this for a column, it would be about half as long and not so much about the people I know. Dixie writes, Now that you know promoters and a really bad band can do it,how about…

Color photo of Dixie

Got it squared away. Here is a better image of bald Dixie Doc.By the way, I have had some inquires into why we call my dad Dixie. Click here for more info.

Happy Birthday Dixie

Dixie with Anna bout an hour after she was born. The other is him leading Eli and Jacob in the Maplewood fourth of July parade two days later. I would have used an action shot of Dixie leading his band, but I don't have one on my computer. he's…

I thought dixie doc had hired a publicist

...when I saw this email in my in box.79 year old mountain man makes debut solo album...Then I read this..."79 year old country music journeyman Cast King hails from a small spot in the hills of Alabama between Heaven and hard luck called Old…