Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce Farewell Tour

By Sam Valorose

January 25, 2018

After more than 40 years since the release of their debut album, legendary Southern Rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd announced they will embark on a final tour. The Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour will take place this spring and summer. 

"After a career that has spanned more than 40 years and includes a catalog of more than 60 albums, Southern rock icons, Lynyrd Skynyrd, will embark on its final Last of the Street Survivors Farewell Tour," a press statement read. 

It continues: "The first leg of the career- concluding tour, produced by Live Nation, will kick off Friday, May 4 in West Palm Beach, FL at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre and will wrap Saturday, September 1 in Atlanta, GA at the Cellairis Amphitheatre at Lakewood. The tour will cross the country throughout the summer over Fridays and Saturdays to give fans one last memorable night of classic American rock-and-roll."

The Rock and Roll Hall of Famers will also have Kid Rock, Hank Williams Jr., Bad Company, the Marshall Tucker Band and 38 Special join as special guests. 

The Jacksonville, Florida music pioneers formed in 1964 and are most known for rock radio staples like "Free Bird," ''Sweet Home Alabama" and "Simple Man." 

Tickets will go on sale on Feb. 2nd.  

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