Monday, April 7, 2014

Lynyrd Skynyrd: Second Helping 40th anniversary featured on In The Studio

The 40th anniversary of Lynyrd’s Skynyrd’s 1974 sophomore album, “Second Helping”, is featured on the latest edition of North American rock radio series In The Studio.

Produced by Al Kooper, the project featured instant Skynyrd classics like “Don’t Ask Me No Questions”, “Swamp Music”, “The Ballad Of Curtis Loew”, a cover of J.J. Cale’s “Call Me The Breeze”, and the biggest single in the band’s history, “Sweet Home Alabama.”

“Second Helping” peaked at No. 12 on the Billboard 200 album charts, propelled by the success of “Sweet Home Alabama”, which hit No. 8 on the Billboard Hot 100.

Original guitarists Gary Rossington and Ed King join Redbeard to discuss “Second Helping” on In the Studio here.

See also:

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