Lynyrd Skynyrd in a festival setting
December 19, 2010 7:50:47 AM UTC Post #1

Has Lynyrd Skynyrd ever played a big festival? Do you think they'd like to? Would y'all like to see them in such an environment?

I put their name down amongst a couple others when the Lollapalooza staff asked 2010 attendees for a few suggestions for 2011. I had a lot of fun there in 2010, am likely returning for 2011; seeing LS as part of the program would be a bonus. Large outdoor standing crowds does amount to a pleasantly different concert experience.

I could see them with a slot of an hour or so late afternoon. (The evening headliners are the only ones who get 1.5-2.5 hours, and I don't want to see LS relegate to a


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Thanks for the tip, Paul - Skynyrd is one of the most underrated classic rock bands. We in Skynyrd Nation know better.

What rock lost in 10/77 was no less than what it lost in 2/59.

“Some people said he was useless – them people are the fools."

December 19, 2010 9:02:43 PM UTC Post #1

Thats why I appreciate you RF!

When I was a young'un they used to teach us to play music like this here - RVZ

December 20, 2010 4:41:02 AM UTC Post #2

The cost can also keep the good element out; if/when I really have the dough in future years, I'd be up for that.
Am going to a Zeppelin-themed fest next year (another one of my top favorites); that'll tell me what I think of so much of the same good band at once. :)

Anyway, I liked the festival environment.
I didn't have problems with people who were drunk or high; that was indeed one good aspect of the environment I suppose. :P

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Thanks for the tip, Paul - Skynyrd is one of the most underrated classic rock bands. We in Skynyrd Nation know better.

What rock lost in 10/77 was no less than what it lost in 2/59.

“Some people said he was useless – them people are the fools."

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