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Video: Exclusive Look at the Allman Brothers Band Performing "Midnight Rider" in 1992 from 'Live At Great Woods' DVD

Video: Exclusive Look at the Allman Brothers Band Performing

Today, GuitarWorld.com presents the premiere of an exclusive video of the Allman Brothers Band's live performance of "Midnight Rider" from their storied 1992 tour.

The clip is from an upcoming archival DVD release from the band, Live at Great Woods, which will be available February 18.

That same date, fans of the band also will be treated to a new two-CD set, Play All Night: Live at the Beacon Theatre 1992, and a new Allmans biography by Alan Paul — The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band. You can check out Guitar World Editor-in-Chief Brad Tolinski's review of One Way Out right here.

Recorded before a crowd of nearly 20,000 fans at the Great Woods Center for the Performing Arts in Mansfield, Massachusetts, and featuring a set of favorites, Live at Great Woods features, for the first time on DVD, the original long-form video version of this show with no interviews edited into the main feature.

Meanwhile, Play All Night: Live at the Beacon Theatre 1992 showcases the band’s first time playing an extended run at New York City's Beacon Theatre.

Both releases feature founding members Gregg Allman (vocals/keyboards), Dickey Betts (guitar), Butch Trucks and Jaimoe (drums) plus a trio of talented up-and-comers: Allen Woody on bass, Marc Quinones on percussion and Warren Haynes on guitar. The hiring of Haynes, a little-known guitarist who’d toured with Betts, was genius; his approach evoked the spirit of the late Duane Allman, drawing a clear line from the band’s past to its future.

Play All Night features new liner notes by John Lynskey, editor of Hittin’ The Note, the official ABB magazine, plus onstage photos by Kirk West (See the photo gallery below). You can see the track lists from both releases below.

For more about the Allman Brothers Band, visit allmanbrothersband.com.

The pre-order the new releases, check out the links below:

Play All Night: Live at the Beacon Theatre 1992
iTunes
Amazon
Hittin' The Note

Live at Great Woods DVD
Amazon
Hittin' The Note

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Play All Night: Live at the Beacon Theatre 1992 2CD

DISC 1
01. Statesboro Blues
02. You Don’t Love Me
03. End Of The Line
04. Blue Sky
05. Nobody Knows
06. Low Down Dirty Mean
07. Seven Turns
08. Midnight Rider
09. Come On In My Kitchen

DISC 2
01. Guitar Intro / Hoochie Coochie Man
02. Jessica
03. Get On With Your Life
04. In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed
05. Revival
06. Dreams
07. Whipping Post

Live at Great Woods DVD

01. Statesboro Blues
02. End Of The Line
03. Blue Sky
04. Midnight Rider (Presented here exclusively)
05. Going Down The Road
06. Hoochie Coochie Man
07. Get On With Your Life
08. In Memory Of Elizabeth Reed
09. Revival
10. Jessica
11. Whipping Post

All photos: Kirk West

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