Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 20 best songs, from wicked to freakin’ awesome

By Steve Newton "Please sir, could I have a Second Helping?" 20. "Railroad Song" (Nuthin' Fancy, 1975) 19. "Every Mother's Son" (Gimme Back My Bullets, 1976) 18. "On the Hunt" (Nuthin' Fancy, 1975) 17. "I Ain't the One" (Pronounced 'Lĕh-'nérd 'Skin-'nerd, 1973) 16. "I Never Dreamed" (Street Survivors, 1977) 15. "Tuesday's Gone" (Pronounced 'Lĕh-'nérd 'Skin-'nerd, … Continue reading Lynyrd Skynyrd’s 20 best songs, from wicked to freakin’ awesome

Burt Reynolds’ death two weeks after Ed King’s gets me raving about “Saturday Night Special”

  By Steve Newton I never thought Lynyrd Skynyrd's third album, 1975's Nuthin' Fancy, was anywhere near as fine as its first two albums, but holy fvck did I love the opening track, "Saturday Night Special". It boasted a killer main riff by guitarist Ed King, and some seriously kick-ass, southern-fried solos by Gary Rossington. … Continue reading Burt Reynolds’ death two weeks after Ed King’s gets me raving about “Saturday Night Special”