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Lynyrd Skynyrd Announce Their Last Ever Gig

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It has been announced that Lynyrd Skynyrd will play their last ever show on September 2nd at EverBank Field in Fla., the very city where the band was formed.

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The band are currently on their ‘Last of the Street Survivors’ Farewell Tour and revealed the final date at the stadium where the Jacksonville Jaguars play their NFL games. They also announdewd that joining them on this huge night will be Kid Rock and Jason Aldean. The farewell date will also have other acts added over the next few months.

Skynyrd singer Johnny Van Zant said: “This is a dream come true for the Lynyrd Skynyrd band,” adding: “We’re going to rock the house here. … My brother and Gary [Rossington] and Allen Collins started this band a long time ago. We are on our farewell tour. It’s time to wrap it up. To be able to play Jacksonville, here, with the Jags, come on. It doesn’t get any better than that.”

Talking at the stadium he also said: “We are very excited to have friends Jason Aldean and Kid Rock join us in our hometown of Jacksonville,” and Rossington added. “Playing where the band got its start all those years ago is always special but having these guys with us makes it even sweeter. We can’t wait to rock EverBank Field!”

If you’re looking to get your hands on some tickets, the go on general sale on April 30th. This final tour kicks off on May 4th at the Coral Sky Amphitheatre in West Palm Beach, Fla.

Rossington remarked: “It’s hard to imagine, after all these years, the band that Ronnie Van Zant, Allen Collins and myself started back in Jacksonville, would resonate for this long and to so many generations of fans,” adding: “I’m certain they are looking down from above, amazed that the music has touched so many.”

Check out all of Lynyrd Skynyrd’s final tour dates here

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