The Allman Brothers Band. "The Allman Brothers Band combined deeply Southern strains of music — blues, country, and gospel — with boisterous rock & roll and their jazzy, jam-oriented style. My all time favorite band.
Legendary guitarist Duane Allman (The Allman Brothers, Derek and the Dominos) died in a motorcycle accident in One year and three blocks away, Allman bassist Berry Oakley also died in a motorcycle accident. Each was 24 years old.