40 years ago today….The Skynyrd Plane Crash

Published On October 20, 2017 | By Dan Wylie | Evenings

It was 40 years ago today, that Ronnie Van Zant, Steve Gaines and Cassie Gaines were killed in a plane crash in Gillsburg MS.

Rolling Stone remembers the tragedy here

Ultimate Classic Rock did a piece on the surviving members of the band you can read here

And to help you remember what we lost that day…here’s a live video of Skynyrd performing Free Bird…circa 1976

and in case you were wondering…here is the first movie to ever feature Lynyrd Skynyrd Music

 

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