I got to thinking about the genre known as “Southern Rock” as I watched Lynyrd Skynyrd be inducted to the R & R Hall of Fame earlier this week. Some say Southern Rock started with Elvis in the 50’s, or maybe with Creedence Clearwater Revival in the 60’s. Love them both but my fave So. Rock band has to be from the early 70’s – The Allman Brothers.
What bands come to mind when you think of Southern Rock?
What defines Southern Rock – is it the sound or the fact that the band is from the South?
Do you personally like Southern Rock?
Do you know where any of these bands originated from: