Gregg Allman Tour

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The Gregg Allman Tour
Live album by Gregg Allman
Released 1974
Recorded 1974
Carnegie Hall, New York, NY and the Capitol Theatre, Passaic, NJ
Genre Southern rock
Length 75:38
Label Capricorn
Producer Johnny Sandlin and Gregg Allman
Gregg Allman chronology
Laid Back
(1973)
Gregg Allman Tour
(1974)
Playin' Up a Storm
(1977)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4/5 stars[1]

The Gregg Allman Tour is the second album and first live album by Gregg Allman, released in 1974. It was recorded at Carnegie Hall and Capitol Theatre. It peaked at number 50 on the Billboard Pop Albums charts in 1974. It was originally released as a double LP.

For this concert, Allman was backed by guitarist Tommy Talton's band, Cowboy, who played two of their own songs.

The Gregg Allman Tour was re-mastered and re-released on CD in 2001 by Polydor.

At the beginning of the album, Gregg Allman is introduced by Martin Mull .

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Don't Mess Up a Good Thing" (Oliver Sain) – 5:06
  2. "Queen of Hearts" (Gregg Allman) – 7:43
  3. "I Feel So Bad" (Chuck Willis) – 4:47
  4. "Stand Back" (Gregg Allman, Berry Oakley) – 3:32
  5. "Time Will Take Us" - Cowboy (Frank Thomas Talton) – 5:51
  6. "Where Can You Go?" - Cowboy (Frank Thomas Talton) – 8:10
  7. "Double Cross" (Gregg Allman, Chuck Leavell) – 4:41
  8. "Dreams" (Gregg Allman) – 7:29
  9. "Are You Lonely for Me Baby" (Andy Cousin, Warne Livesey, Mark Price, Julianne Regan) – 4:27
  10. "Turn On Your Love Light" (Deadric Malone, Joseph Wade Scott) – 10:45
  11. "Oncoming Traffic" (Gregg Allman, Janice B. Allman) – 5:56
  12. "Will The Circle Be Unbroken" (Traditional) – 7:21

Personnel[edit]

  • Gregg Allman - Lead vocals, organ
  • Tommy Talton - Lead guitar, slide guitar
  • Scott Boyer - Rhythm guitar
  • Bill Stewart - Drums
  • Johnny Lee Johnson - Drums and percussion
  • Kenny Tibbetts - Electric bass
  • Chuck Leavell - Piano and electric piano
  • Randall Bramblett - Soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, C-Melody Sax (all horn solos)
  • David Brown - Tenor saxophone
  • Harold "Bullets" Williams - Baritone saxophone
  • Todd Logan - Trumpet
  • Peter Eklund - Trumpet
  • Annie Sutton - Background vocals
  • Erin Dickins - Background vocals
  • Lynn Rubin - Background Vocals

Cowboy (tracks 5-6)[edit]

  • Tommy Talton - Lead Vocals, Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar
  • Scott Boyer - Harmony Vocals, Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar
  • David Brown - Electric Bass
  • Chuck Leavell - Piano & Electric Piano
  • Randall Bramblett - Organ, Saxophone
  • Bill Stewart - Drums
  • Johnny Lee Johnson - Congas & Drums
  • Todd Logan - Trumpet
  • Peter Eklund - Trumpet
  • Harold "Bullet" Williams - Baritone Saxophone
  • Gregg Allman - Organ on "Where Can You Go"

Production notes[edit]

  • Gregg Allman - Producer
  • Johnny Sandlin – Producer, Remixing
  • Sam Whitesdie - Remixing
  • Randall Bramblett - Horn Arranger
  • Ed Freeman - Horn & Strings Arranger
  • Strings under the direction of Max Cahn
  • George Marino - Mastering
  • Dennis M. Drake - Mastering on Compact Disc
  • Tom Flye & Tom Scott - Engineers

References[edit]

  1. ^ Eder, Bruce (2011). "The Gregg Allman Tour - Gregg Allman | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 7 August 2011.