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Gregg Allman Honoured At Classic Rock Awards

5th November 2014

Veteran musician Gregg Allman was named a living legend at the 2014 Classic Rock Roll Of Honour ceremony on Tuesday (04Nov14).The Allman Brothers star took the top award at the annual event, which was staged...

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Queen Named Band Of The Year At Classic Rock Roll Of Honour Awards

5th November 2014

Queen have been named Band of the Year at the Classic Rock Roll Of Honour presented by Orange Amplification awards.Icons in rock music from past and present were celebrated at the event at The Avalon...

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Gregg Allman To Ring In 2015 With New Solo Tour

3rd November 2014

Veteran rocker Gregg Allman will ring in 2015 by kicking off a new solo tour in Atlanta, Georgia on New Year's Eve (31Dec14), weeks after performing his last ever show with his group, The Allman...

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Gregg Allman Removed As Defendant In Midnight Rider Civil Suit

30th October 2014

Rocker Gregg Allman has been dropped as a defendant in a civil lawsuit over the death of camera assistant Sarah Jones on the set of stalled biopic Midnight Rider.Jones, 27, was fatally struck by a...

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Stars Line Up To Salute Mavis Staples At 75th Birthday Tribute Gig

24th September 2014

Gregg Allman, Patty Griffin and Eric Church are among the musicians who are lining up to pay tribute to veteran R&B and gospel singer Mavis Staples at a special birthday concert later this year (14).Aaron...

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Gregg Allman To Receive Living Legend Prize At Classic Rock Gala

18th September 2014

The Allman Brothers star Gregg Allman is to be feted with a Living Legend award at the upcoming Classic Rock Roll Of Honour ceremony.The rocker will join Black Sabbath and Alice Cooper, among other recipients...

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Director, Producer Of Gregg Allman Biopic Plead Not Guilty To Manslaughter

By Michael West | 18th July 2014

Randall Miller and Jody Savin, the director and producer of the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider, have pleaded not guilty to manslaughter charges stemming from a death on the movies set. The husband-and-wife team were...

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'Midnight Rider' Director Randall Miller Faces Charges Of Involuntary Manslaughter Relating To Sarah Jones' Death

By Elinor Cosgrave | 6th July 2014

The director of Midnight Rider, Randall Miller, and two other crew members have been indicted by a grand jury for involuntary manslaughter and criminal trespass following the death of camera assistant Sarah Jones whilst filming...

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Manslaughter Charges For "Midnight Rider" Director And Producers Might Bring About A Positive Change In The Industry

By Victoria Pavlova | 5th July 2014

Since a camera assistant working on the Gregg Allman biopic Midnight Rider died during the production and director Randall Miller was charged with involuntary slaughter alongside producers Jody Savin and Jay Sedrish, appeals for increased...

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Injured Make-up Artist Sues Midnight Rider Producers

18th June 2014

Rocker Gregg Allman and the producers of his biopic Midnight Rider have been hit by another lawsuit connected to the fatal train accident that took place on the set in February (14).Make-up artist Antonyia Verna...

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Midnight Rider Hairstylist Sues Gregg Allman And Biopic Producers

30th May 2014

A movie hairstylist who fractured her arm during the tragic train crash which killed a camera assistant on the set of The Allman Brothers biopic Midnight Rider has filed suit against rocker Gregg Allman and...

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Gregg Allman Distances Himself From Midnight Rider Lawsuit

24th May 2014

A lawyer representing Gregg Allman has criticised the decision to include the veteran musician in a wrongful death lawsuit filed against the producers of The Allman Brothers biopic Midnight Rider.The parents of tragic camera assistant...

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Gregg Allman Drops Lawsuit Over 'Midnight Rider' Movie Rights

By Lauren James | 13th May 2014

Gregg Allman has agreed to drop his lawsuit against the producers who were making a movie about his life until a freight train killed a member of the camera crew. The Allman Brothers Band star...

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Gregg Allman Drops Lawsuit Against Biopic Movie Producers

13th May 2014

Gregg Allman has dropped his lawsuit against producers of the Allman Brothers biopic after reaching an out-of-court agreement.The veteran rocker filed legal documents in April (14) to stop production on Midnight Rider, a film based...

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Gregg Allman Files Lawsuit To Stop Production On Biopic Based On His Memoir

By Sophie Miskiw | 6th May 2014

Rocker Gregg Allman is suing to cease production on ‘Midnight Rider,’ a film based on his best-selling memoir. The move is prompted by the recent tragedy, in which crew member Sarah Jones was killed during...

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Gregg Allman Files Lawsuit To Block Filming Of Biopic

4th May 2014

Veteran rocker Gregg Allman is taking legal action in a bid to block production of the Allman Brothers biopic.Last month (Apr14), Allman wrote to director Randall Miller urging him to not resume work on Midnight...

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Gregg Allman Urges Randall Miller Not To Resume Shoot On Allman Brothers Biopic

25th April 2014

Veteran rocker Gregg Allman has personally appealed to director Randall Miller to shut down production on the Allman Brothers biopic for good following the tragic onset death of a camera assistant in February (14).Sarah Jones,...

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Gregg Allman Dismisses Band Break-up Rumours

15th April 2014

Veteran rocker Gregg Allman has silenced reports suggesting The Allman Brothers Band is preparing to split after celebrating its 45th anniversary.Longtime guitarists Warren Haynes and Derek Trucks announced in January (14) that they will be...

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Gregg Allman To Return To The Stage In Florida

31st March 2014

Veteran rocker Gregg Allman has bounced back from bronchitis and plans to return to the stage at a festival in Florida.The Allman Brothers Band had to postpone a number of gigs at New York City's...

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Allman Brothers Postpone Remaining New York Shows

25th March 2014

The Allman Brothers Band has postponed a number of New York gigs to allow Gregg Allman to recover from a nasty bout of bronchitis.The rocker skipped two shows at the Big Apple's Beacon Theatre on...

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Gregg Allman Skips New York Gigs Due To Bronchitis

24th March 2014

Gregg Allman was forced to skip two concerts with The Allman Brothers Band in New York after coming down with bronchitis.The veteran rocker missed out on his shows at the Big Apple's iconic Beacon Theatre...

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Gregg Allman And Mavis Staples To Salute Dr. John At Tribute Show

5th March 2014

Musicians Gregg Allman, The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Mavis Staples and Allen Toussaint are among the stars lining up to pay tribute to legendary blues rocker Dr. John at a special concert in his native...

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Petition Created To Add 'Midnight Rider' Crewmember To Oscars 'In Memoriam'

By Nick Hill | 27th February 2014

A petition has been created in honor of a 'Midnight Rider' crewmember who died in an on-set accident last week.The document, which has 31,247 signatures at this current moment, asks the Academy-Awards to add late...

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Sarah Elizabeth Jones Struck By Freight Train And Killed While Filming Gregg Allman Biopic

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd February 2014

Sarah Elizabeth Jones, aged 27, has been struck by a freight train and killed while working as a second camera assistant on the Gregg Allman biopic, ‘Midnight Rider’.Midnight Rider is the Gregg Allman biopic currently...

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William Hurt Cast As Gregg Allman In Movie Biopic

7th January 2014

Oscar winner William Hurt has been aded to the cast of the upcoming Allman Brothers biopic as the older Gregg Allman.All American Rejects frontman Tyson Ritter was cast as the younger Allman at the end...

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Stars Line Up For Gregg Allman Tribute Gig

24th October 2013

Stars including Trace Adkins, Natalie Cole, Martina Mcbride and Don Was are set to salute veteran rocker Gregg Allman at a special tribute concert in Atlanta, Georgia next year (14).Train frontman Pat Monahan, Jackson Browne,...

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Cher: Fame Has Ruined My Social Life

17th October 2013

Cher says being famous has ruined her social life.The 'Believer' singer claims her superstar status has robbed her of her freedom and she wishes she could go out in public without people hounding her.She told...

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Gregg Allman Biopic In The Works

10th April 2013

Gregg Allman's life story is to be made into a movie.The Allman Brothers Band star is to be the focus of a new film based on his best-selling memoirs, My Cross to Bear, which will...

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Roger Waters Headlines Tribute To Levon Helm

4th October 2012

Roger Waters and Greg Allman were among the rockers who came together to pay tribute to late THE BAND star Levon Helm in New Jersey on Wednesday night (03Oct12).The all-star Love for Levon benefit concert...

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Georgia To Honour Its Music Heroes

12th April 2006

REM, GREGG ALLMAN and JERMAINE DUPRI will be inducted into the Georgia Music Hall Of Fame later this year (06). The three acts, who all hail from the southern US state, will receive the honour...

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