THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND

 

Last updated: February 14, 2018
©2009-2018 Hans van Ryswyk

FAMILY TREE: CHUCK LEAVELL

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CHUCK LEAVELL
b. Charles Alfred Leavell
April 28, 1952
Birmingham, AL

   
             
   

THE MISFITZ
(around 1966 ?)

with
Chuck Leavell - Guitar, Organ
Jonathan McAllister - Bass, Vocals
Rodney Etheridge - Guitar, Vocals
(later replaced by Ronnie Brown)
Bill Johnson - Drums

   
             
   

THE JADES
(19??)

Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
??? - Vocals
??? - Vocals
??? - Vocals
??? - Vocals

   
             
   

SOUTH CAMP
(19??-1969?)

Paul Hornsby - Organ, Guitar
Chuck Leavell - Piano
Bill 'Squirmy' Stewart - Drums
Joe Rudd / Glenn Butts - Guitar
Charlie Hayward / Frank Friedman - Bass

   
             
   

CARE
(1969?)

Chuck Leavell - Piano
Lou Mullenix - Drums
Joe Rudd - Guitar
Charlie Hayward - Bass

   
             
   

SUNDOWN
(1970)

Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
Lou Mullenix - Drums
Charlie Hayward - Bass
Court Pickett - Bass, Vocals
Asa Howard - Vocals
Ronnie Chambley - Bass
Bobby Cornlius - Guitar, Vocals

   
             
   

ALEX TAYLOR
(1970-1972)
  

Alex Taylor - Vocals
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
Lou Mullenix - Drums
Chalie Hayward - Bass
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar

   
             
   

DR. JOHN
(1972)

Dr. John - Piano, Vocals
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
Lou Mullenix - Drums
(died September 21, 1972)
Bill Stewart - Drums
Chalie Hayward - Bass
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
Jessie Smith - Background Vocals
Robbie Montgomery - Background Vocals

   
             

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND (3)
(October 1972 - November 11, 1972)

 
Dickey Betts
Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar, Vocals
Berry Oakley
Bass
(died November 11, 1972)
Jaimoe
Drums
Chuck Leavell
Piano
Butch Trucks
Drums, Percussion
Gregg Allman
Lead Vocals, Hammond B-3 Organ, Electric Piano
 
             

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND (4)
(November 30, 1972 - May 4, 1976)

 
Dickey Betts
Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar, Vocals
Lamar Williams
Bass
Jaimoe
Drums
Chuck Leavell
Piano
Butch Trucks
Drums, Percussion
Gregg Allman
Lead Vocals, Hammond B-3 Organ, Electric Piano
 
             
   

THE GREGG ALLMAN TOUR
(1974)

Gregg Allman - Lead Vocals, Organ
Tommy Talton - Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar, Vocals
Scott Boyer - Rhythm Guitar, Lead Guitar, Harmony Vocals
(died February 13, 2018)
Bill Stewart - Drums
Jaimoe - Drums, Congas, Percussion
Kenny Tibbetts - Electric Bass
David Brown - Electric Bass
Chuck Leavell - Piano
Randall Bramblett - Sax, Organ
David Brown - Tenor Sax
Harold (Bullet) Williams - Baritone Sax
Todd Logan - Trumpet
Peter Eklund - Trumpet
Annie Sutton - Background Vocals
Erin Dickins - Background Vocals
Lynn Rubin - Background Vocals
Max Cahn - Strings

   
             
   

WE THREE
(1974-1976)
  

Jaimoe - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
Lamar Williams - Bass

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (1)
(1976-1977)

Jaimoe - Drums, Percussion
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Lead Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar, Vocals
Lamar Williams - Bass, Vocals

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (2)
(1977)

Jaimoe - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
Lamar Williams - Bass, Vocals
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar
George Weaver - Percussion

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (3)
(1978-1979)

Joe English - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
Lamar Williams - Bass, Vocals
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (4)
(1980)

Joe English - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
Lamar Williams - Bass, Vocals
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar
Matt Greeley - Percussion, Vocals

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (5)
(1980)

Joe English - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
Paul Brodeur (or Broudour) - Bass
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar
Matt Greeley - Percussion, Vocals

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (6)
(1980)

Steve Kent - Drums
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Jimmy Nalls - Guitar
(died June 22, 2017)
Paul Brodeur ( or Broudour) - Bass
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar
Matt Greeley - Percussion, Vocals

   
             
   

SEA LEVEL (7)
(1980-1982)

Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Randall Bramblett - Saxes, Keyboards, Vocals
Davis Causey - Guitar
Paul Brodeur (or Broudour) - Bass
Steve Kent - Drums
(recorded tracks for a never released album with studio musicians with amongst others:
Blue Miller - Vocals.
Paul Brodeur (Broudour) died during these recording sessions.
In 1982 the 7" single 'Make You Feel Love Again' was released with amongst others:
Blue Miller - Vocals)

   
             
   

BHLT
(1982-1984)

Dickey Betts - Guitar, Vocals
Jimmy Hall - Vocals, Harp, Saxophone
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Butch Trucks - Drums
David Goldflies - Bass
Dan Parks - Violin, Guitar
   
             
   

BHL
(1984)

Dickey Betts - Guitar, Vocals
Jimmy Hall - Vocals, Harp, Saxophone
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals
Matt Abts - Drums
Buzzy Meekins - Bass
   
             

THE ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND (7)
(July 12, 1986: Volunteer Jam XII, Starwood Amphitheatre, Nashville, TN
 October 31, 1986: Crackdown Festival, Madison Square Garden, New York)

Dickey Betts
Lead Guitar, Slide Guitar, Vocals
Dan Toler
Lead Guitar
Jaimoe
Drums
Chuck Leavell
Piano
Butch Trucks
Drums, Percussion

Gregg Allman
Lead Vocals, Hammond B-3 Organ, Electric Piano

with:

Bruce Waibel
Bass
(July 12 & October 31, 1986)

Jerry McCoy
Bass
(July 12, 1986)

Marty Privette
Bass
(October 31, 1986)
             
   

DICKEY BETTS BAND (2)
(1986-1987)

Dickey Betts - Guitar, Vocals
Chris Merrell - Guitar, Vocals
Chuck Leavell - Keyboards
Matt Abts - Drums
Marty Privette - Bass

   
             
   

GOV'T MULE (3)
(March 29, 2001 -
October 8, 2003)

Warren Haynes - Guitar, Vocals
Matt Abts - Drums
Dave Schools, Oteil Burbridge, Andy Hess, Greg Rzab, George Porter Jr. and others - Bass
Chuck Leavell, Danny Louis and others - Keyboards

   
             
   

CHUCK LEAVELL:
"Green Leaves
& Blue Notes Tour"
(Germany)

(September 2007)

Chuck Leavell - Piano, Vocals
Lutz Häfner - Sax
Christian Diener - Bass
Jean-Paul Hochstätter - Drums
Frank Kuruc - Guitar
(on 1 show replaced by Martin Scales)

   
             
   
A PEACH TRIBUTE TO
GREGG ALLMAN
& BUTCH TRUCKS

(August 12, 2017 Peach Music Festival)

Chuck Leavell - Keyboards, Vocals, Musical Director
Jaimoe - Drums
Oteil Burbridge - Bass
Jack Pearson - Guitar
Marc Quiñones - Percussion
Duane Trucks - Drums
Pete Levin - Organ
Bruce Katz - Keyboards
Lamar Williams Jr. - Vocals
Pat Bergeson - Guitar

   
             
   
CHUCK LEAVELL
toured and recorded with Eric Clapton and George Harrison amongst others and is the keyboard player for "The Rolling Stones" since 1981 to the present