Gregg Allman, influential force behind the Allman Brothers band, dies at 69

Gregg Allman of the Allman Brothers Band in Stamford, Conn., Jan. 2, 2011. Allman, a founding member of the incendiary group that inspired and gave shape to both the Southern rock and jam- band movements, died on Saturday at his home in Savannah, Ga. He was 69.