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Proud Flesh: The Allman Brothers Band and Dickey Betts

Read "Proud Flesh: The Allman Brothers Band and Dickey Betts" reviewed by C. Michael Bailey

I. The Premise

In his review of The Allman Brothers Band's Peakin' at the Beacon for All Music Guide , William Ruhlmann recounts Gregg Allman's abbreviated explanation for founding member Dickey Betts's unceremonious, fax-mediated dismissal from the band as being amply evidenced by the guitarist's allegedly poor performance on that live recording. Ruhlmann appropriately disposes of ...