Allman Brothers Band Idlewild South

Description & Collectors Information:

"Idlewild South" is the second album of The Allman Brothers Band, released in 1970.

Idlewild South enjoyed some popular success as well as critical enthusiasm, mostly due to what Rolling Stone magazine called "briefer, tighter, less 'heavy' numbers" which were more radio-friendly. The two most prominent of these were "Midnight Rider" and "Revival", the latter of which, in conjunction with the instrumental "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed" (which would become one of the Allmans' most famed

Music Genre:
American Blues-Rock
Album Production Information:
The album: " Band Idlewild South" was produced by: Tom Dowd
Label Information:
Yellow ATCO SD 33-342
Media Format:
12" Vinyl Stereo Full-Length Long-Play  Gramophone Record
170 grams vinyl LP
Album weight: 280 gram  
Year & Country:
1970 Made in USA

Album cover photos of : Allman Brothers Band Idlewild South

Photo of " Band Idlewild South" Album's Front Cover 
Allman Brothers Band Idlewild South 
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Allman Brothers Band Idlewild South  
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Band Members and Musicians on: Allman Brothers Band Idlewild South

    Band-members, Musicians and Performers
  • Gregg Allman (vocals, piano, organ)
  • Duane Allman (lead, slide, and acoustic guitar)
  • Dickey Betts (lead guitar)
  • Berry Oakley (bass guitar, vocals on "Hoochie Coochie Man", and harmony vocals on "Midnight Rider")
  • Butch Trucks (drums)
  • Jai Johnny "Jaimoe" Johanson (drums, congas)
  • Guest Performers:
  • Thom "Ace" Doucette (harmonica and tambourine)

Track Listing of: " Band Idlewild South"

The Songs/tracks on " Band Idlewild South" are

  • Revival (Dickey Betts) - 4:05
  • Don't Keep Me Wonderin' (Gregg Allman) - 3:31
  • Midnight Rider (Gregg Allman) - 2:59
  • In Memory of Elizabeth Reed (Dickey Betts) - 6:56
  • (I'm Your) Hoochie Coochie Man (Willie Dixon) - 4:57
  • Please Call Home (Gregg Allman) - 4:02
  • Leave My Blues at Home (Gregg Allman) - 4:17