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The Allman Brothers Band Lyrics Quiz
by Staff
Legendary Southern rockers The Allman Brothers Band sure could tell a story with a song. Take this quiz to test your knowledge of Allman Brothers lyrics.

This is one thing the woman in "Whipping Post" does NOT do.

  • steal
  • wreck cars
  • run around town
  • lie

What did the father of "Ramblin' Man" do for a living?

  • farmer
  • gambler
  • railroad man

Which highway was the "Ramblin' Man" born on?

  • 76
  • 285
  • 41

Where is the Ramblin' Man going this morning?

  • New Orleans
  • San Francisco
  • Okefenokee

And where is he now?

  • Chicago
  • the Dust Bowl
  • Nashville, Tennessee

This Allman Brothers song has no lyrics.

  • "Down in Texas"
  • "Jessica"
  • "One Way Out"

This song doesn't have lyrics either.

  • "Ain't No Good to Cry"
  • "Hoochie Coochie Man"
  • "In Memory of Elizabeth Reed"

This was the first Allman Brothers song that got a video. It starts off, "Well, I am on the prowl baby, looking for someone to satisfy my needs."

  • "Good Clean Fun"
  • "Old Before My Time"
  • "Come and Go Blues"

Name that song: "I've been run down, and I've been lied to. And I don't know why I let that mean woman make me a fool."

  • "Whipping Post"
  • "Dreams"
  • "Don't Want You No More"

Name that song: "I've got to run to keep from hiding."

  • "Ain't Wasting Time No More"
  • "Stand Back"
  • "Midnight Rider"

Name that song: "Again, the morning's come, again he's on the run, a sunbeam's shining through his hair."

  • "Don’t Keep Me Wondering"
  • "Little Martha"
  • "Melissa"

Name that song: "Silent shadows of the night, faded with the morning light."

  • "Brothers of the Road"
  • "Revival"
  • "Stormy Monday"

Name that song: "I'm on my way to New Orleans this morning."

  • "Ramblin' Man"
  • "Pony Boy"
  • "Kind of Bird"

Name that song: "When morning comes and it's time to go."

  • "Seven Turns"
  • "No One to Run With"
  • "Pony Boy"

Name that song: "Just one more mornin', I had to wake up with the blues."

  • "Dreams"
  • "Sweet Mama (Lay Your Burdens Down)"
  • "High Falls"

Name that song: "Last Sunday morning, the sunshine felt like rain."

  • "Hot 'Lanta"
  • "Ain't Wasting Time No More"
  • "Wasted Words"

Name that song: "Good old Sunday morning, bells are ringing everywhere."

  • "Blue Sky"
  • "Melissa"
  • "Good Clean Fun"

What did Gregg Allman take "down the street and around the block, downtown where the big boys rock"?

  • "All Night Train"
  • "Mountain Jam"
  • "Midnight Rider"

"I'm tired of your slippery ways, I can't take your evil lying" is referring to the woman in the song ...

  • "Jessica"
  • "Black-Hearted Woman"
  • "Mystery Woman"

This song, which contains the lyrics "I'll live on and I'll be strong," is supposedly about the same "black-hearted woman."

  • "Don’t Want You No More"
  • "Wasted Words"
  • "It's Not My Cross to Bear"

Longtime Allmans roadie Kim Payne got 5 percent of this song's royalties for writing the lines "I've gone past the point of caring, some old bed I'll soon be sharing."

  • "Midnight Rider"
  • "Whipping Post"
  • "Ramblin' Man"

A little girl in a grocery store inspired the title of this song, which the band played at Duane's funeral.

  • "Melissa"
  • "Jessica"
  • "Little Martha"

This song, which begins "wake up, momma, but turn your lamp down low," was also played at Duane's funeral.

  • "Stand Back"
  • "Dreams"
  • "Statesboro Blues"

This song is about Gregg's then-wife, Julie.

  • "Never Knew How Much (I Needed You)"
  • "Kind of Bird"
  • "Change My Way of Living"

Which Allman Brothers song has the chorus "people can you feel it, love is everywhere"?

  • "Just Ain't Easy"
  • "Revival"
  • "Nevertheless"

What song did Dickey Betts write with Don Johnson (yes, <i>the</i> Don Johnson)?

  • &quot;Angeline&quot;
  • &quot;Hell and High Water&quot;
  • &quot;Blind Love&quot;

What was the only original song the band members recorded that they didn't write?

  • &quot;Crazy Love&quot;
  • &quot;No One to Run With&quot;
  • &quot;Sweet Mama (Lay Your Burdens Down)&quot;

This is the song Gregg Allman says he's most proud of writing.

  • &quot;Ramblin' Man&quot;
  • &quot;Midnight Rider&quot;
  • &quot;Melissa&quot;

What's the "one way out" in "One Way Out"?

  • the door
  • the window
  • the roof

This 1981 song was the Allmans' last Top 40 hit. It starts off, "You've heard every line before, my life's a revolving door."

  • &quot;Straight From the Heart&quot;
  • &quot;Two Rights&quot;
  • &quot;Seven Turns&quot;