Gregg Allman: A Southern Songbook
Picking out Gregg Allman's 10 finest moments
Whipping Post - The Allman Brothers Band, 1969
Initially conceived as a slow blues, Gregg’s existential ballad took on new levels of intensity in the hands of the Allman Brothers, who transformed it into cathartic rock’n’roll on their debut album and, on the live At Fillmore East, a 23-minute epic. ‘Good Lord, I feel like I’m dyin’!’ howls Allman.