Dickey Betts & Great Southern (album)

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Dickey Betts & Great Southern
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Studio album by Dickey Betts
Released October,1977
Recorded 1977
Genre Southern rock
Length 34:31
Label Arista
Producer Dickey Betts
Dickey Betts chronology
Highway Call
(1974)
Dickey Betts & Great Southern
(1977)
Atlanta's Burning Down
(1978)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3/5 stars[1]

Dickey Betts & Great Southern is the second studio album by Dickey Betts of The Allman Brothers Band. It was recorded with his band "Great Southern" in 1977. The standout tracks are "Sweet Virginia" and the extended-jam "Bougainvillea", which was co-written by Don Johnson of Miami Vice fame.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Out to Get Me" (Betts) - 4:45
  2. "Run Gypsy Run" (Betts, Jim Paramore, Curtis Buck) - 3:34
  3. "Sweet Virginia" (Betts) - 3:44
  4. "The Way Love Goes" (Betts) - 5:03
  5. "Nothing You Can Do" (Betts) - 5:05
  6. "California Blues" (Betts) - 5:04
  7. "Bougainvillea" (Dickey Betts, Don Johnson) - 7:16

Personnel[edit]

Production[edit]

  • Producer – Dickey Betts
  • Recording Engineer – Steve Klein
  • Remixing – Johnny Sandlin/Buddy Thornton
  • Mastering – Elliott Federman
  • Art Direction – Bob Heimall
  • Photography – Benno Friedman

References[edit]

  1. ^ Jurek, Thom (2011). "Dickey Betts & Great Southern - Dickey Betts & Great Southern | AllMusic". allmusic.com. Retrieved 7 August 2011.