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Dickey Betts

“Gregg Allman has decided to try to justify this thing by running around the country claiming I’m strung out on drugs and too drunk to play music. It’s just ludicrous.”

imgresSeptember 8, 2000

By phone from a hotel room in Chicago

I spoke to Dickey Betts in the midst of what must have been six of the worst months of his life. The Allman Brothers Band guitarist was making news and for all the wrong reasons.