Members of Lynyrd Skynyrd (from left to right) Gary Rossington-guitar, Steve Gaines-guitar and Ronnie Van Zant- vocals attend the season opening pre-game presentation of the Atlanta Braves on April 15, 1977. Please note RVZ's SHOWCO shirt. This iconic shirt currently resides in my personal collection and will be featured in the book SHOWCO: 10,000 Nights On The Road. Please like my FB SHOWCO the Book. Thank you!
Rossington Collins Band were spawned by one of rock music's most well-known tragedies -- in October of 1979, two years after the plane crash that killed Lynyrd Skynyrd lead singer Ronnie Van Zant, new guitarist Steve Gaines, and his sister, backup singer Cassie Gaines, surviving members Gary Rossington and Allen Collins (guitars), Leon Wilkeson (bass), and keyboardist Bill Powell decided to try working together again, this time fronted by singer Dale Krantz