Here’s a rare version of Dickey Betts and Chuck Leavell performing “Jessica”. This is not the Allman Brothers. After the ABB split in 1976 Chuck Leavell founded the band Sea Level which toured and recorded until 1981. This video is post-Sea Level when Dickey Betts and Chuck Leavell got back together and played in a couple of different band configurations. In 1982, Chuck began touring with the Stones. Dickey Betts continued touring with his own band.
Chuck’s piano solo on the original recording of “Jessica” off the “Brothers and Sisters” album earned “Jessica” a spot 0n the top 10 rock piano songs list of all time.
Learn how to play rock and blues piano from one of rock’s greatest. Chuck Leavell, legendary keyboardist for The Rolling Stones, The Allman Bros, Eric Clapton, John Mayer, and more.