Guitarist-singer Warren Haynes opens up about Gov't Mule, the Allman Brothers Band, songwriting, influences, loss and much more in an exclusive, all-encompassing interview with veteran journalist Geoffrey Himes.
There’s a reason that the Grateful Dead and the Allman Brothers Band still tower over the jam-band scene decades after their final studio albums. And it’s not because they had vastly superior musicians. Yes, Jerry Garcia and Duane Allman have never quite been matched as improvising rock guitarists, but every successful jam-band boasts at least one knockout soloist. No, the difference is songs.