Dickey Betts & Great Southern

Dickey Betts & Great Southern

Dickey Betts, a founding member of the Allman Brothers Band, has one of the most distinctive voices in music today. Known as one of the most influential guitar players of all time, Betts has mastered a seamless style of lyrical melody and rhythm, marrying country, jazz, blues, and rock into one unparalleled sound. The New York Times has called Betts "one of the greats... about as exciting as rock and roll gets."

Playing since he can remember, Betts joined several bands in the '60s and eventually formed a band with bassist Berry Oakley. One... more