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Warren Haynes

Warren Haynes on the Confederate Flag: ‘You Don’t Need a Symbol to Be Proud of Who You Are’

Born and raised in North Carolina, Haynes is a former member of the Allman Brothers Band and, yes, he has some feeling about the rebel flag.

07/06/2015

Johnny Van Zant Lynyrd Skynyrd confederate flag

Drive-By Truckers, Lynyrd Skynyrd on the Confederate Flag’s Meaning

Lynyrd Skynyrd began phasing use of the Confederate flag a few years ago. Another Southern band, the Drive-By Truckers, agrees. “It’s well past time for all the Southern states to move on.”

06/26/2015

Lynyrd Skynyrd Jr. t-shirt with Confederate logo

Lynyrd Skynyrd Stirs Up Confederate Flag Controversy: Experts Weigh In

“I’ve been a fan ever since the band began, and I have every Skynyrd album that has ever been released. If Skynyrd drops the flag, I’ll drop Skynyrd.” — A comment on Lynyrd Skynyrd’s Facebook page

09/28/2012