Today's Classic Cut: Lynyrd Skynyrd - Tuesday's Gone
Gater's Classic Cuts this afternoon features Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Tuesday's Gone." A crowd favorite at Skynyrd shows and a favorite song to cover, here's some background on the song:
Metallica covered "Tuesday's Gone" on the album Garage Inc. with Gary Rossington on guitar.
In 1994, a cover version was recorded by country music artist Hank Williams, Jr., as part of a compilation titled Skynyrd Frynds, with many country acts covering of Skynyrd songs.
On July 13, 1999, Phish covered the song for an encore at a show in Boston, in Mansfield, Mass.
In 2001, a previously unreleased Lynyrd Skynyrd demo version of the song was featured as a bonus track on the reissued and expanded CD.
Bluegrass versions of the song were recorded by Larry Cordle and Lonesome Standard Time on their 2004 tribute CD Lonesome Skynyrd Time.
The Atlanta Rhythm Section covered the song on the 2011 album "With All Due Respect."