JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The night before this interview, I called my parents. They're children of the 60s. They freaked when they realized I'd be talking to one of the musicians who had a crucial role in the classics that shaped their youth. From "Free Bird" to "Sweet Home Alabama",...
BANGOR, Maine (WABI) - Concert season is ready to begin on the Bangor Waterfront. Lynyrd Skynyrd will headline the venue’s first show of the year Sunday night. Before they headed out, I interviewed longtime guitarist Rickey Medlocke this week to find out more on the state of the band.
Earlier this month, news broke that Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Rickey Medlocke has tested positive for Covid-19. Lynyrd Skynyrd were then forced to cancel four of their shows. But just a few days ago, the 71-year-old rocker has announced that he has recovered and he will be joining his bandmates on stage.
Lynyrd Skynyrd guitarist Rickey Medlocke, who recently recovered from COVID-19, rejoined his bandmates at the Barefoot Country Music Festival concert in Wildwood, N.J., last night. "Here I am, rounded the corner," Medlocke said in a video message posted to Instagram a few days before the concert. He also thanked the...
"Really be safe and take care of yourself 'cause [COVID is] not fun."