Duane Allman's Guitar; Gentrification In Raleigh, North Carolina

Download Audio

When Duane Allman, the late lead guitarist of the Allman Brothers, played the iconic song "Layla," his Les Paul Gold Top guitar licks were the highlight. As Grant Blankenship reports, that guitar will be on stage at the 50th Allman Brothers reunion. Also, like many cities across the country, Raleigh has experienced tremendous growth. And with that growth has come gentrification which threatens to change the fabric of the historically black communities. Jason deBruyn of WUNC reports. That and more, in hour two of Here & Now's March 10, 2020, full broadcast. You can find more at — and follow us on Twitter, Instagram or join the conversation on Facebook.

This program aired on March 10, 2020.


More from Here & Now

Listen Live