“Blue Sky“ is a song by the American rock band the Allman Brothers Band from their third studio album, Eat a Peach (1972), released on Capricorn Records. The song was written and sung by guitarist Dickey Betts, who penned it about his girlfriend (and later wife), Sandy “Bluesky” Wabegijig. The track is notable as one of guitarist Duane Allman’s final recorded performances with the group. The song is notably more country-inspired than many songs in the band’s catalogue.
“Blue Sky” has been covered several times in the past including by Joan Baez on her 1975 album Diamonds & Rust, also released as a single.
Diamonds & Rust is a 1975 album by Joan Baez. Baez is often regarded as an interpreter of other people’s work, and on this album she covered songs written or played by Bob Dylan, Stevie Wonder, The Allman Brothers, and Jackson Browne. But Diamonds & Rust also contained a number of her own compositions, including […]
|Pedal Steel Guitar||Red Rhodes|
|Acoustic Guitar||Larry Carlton|
|Acoustic Guitar||Joan Baez|
|Hammond Organ||Joe Sample|