On August 21st 1976 Lynyrd Skynyrd played England’s Knebworth Festival on a bill that included headliners The Rolling Stones.
Their performance this day has been used as part of the movie “Freebird...The Movie”.
But the songs were all cut up with interviews between them.
Here is a chance to see and hear the show as they played it that day.
The album and movie will be released on April 91th 2021.
The band had it’s classic line up that day of Ronnie Van Zant, Gary Rossington, Allen Collins, Steve Gaines, Leon Wilkeson, Artimus Pyle, Billy Powell and The Honkettes.
You can watch the trailer for the film below.
The caption below the video says “On August 21, 1976, Lynyrd Skynyrd took the stage at Knebworth as part of a daylong festival which also included Todd Rundgren’s Utopia, 10cc and The Rolling Stones. The show has gone down in Lynyrd Skynyrd history as one of the band’s greatest performances, the 1976 Knebworth show features Ronnie Van Zant’s iconic vocals and their famed triple guitar attack of Gary Rossington, Allen Collins and Steve Gaines in front of a crowd estimated between 150,000 and 200,000. Their entire performance from that day is here for you to witness the classic Lynyrd Skynyrd in all its glory with cleaned up visuals and remixed audio, available on DVD+CD, Blu-ray+CD and DVD+2LP.”