BOOK TITLE: Midnight Riders: The Story of the Allman Brothers Band
Scott Freeman is executive editor of ArtsATL. He has worked at Atlanta magazine and Creative Loafing and has received three Green Eyeshade Awards and an award for feature writing from the Football Writers Association of America. His oral history of the Cabbagetown music scene in 2010 was recognized by the Association of Alternative Newsmedia.
He is the author of four books, including biographies of the Allman Brothers Band and Otis Redding. Freeman is also a musician who has performed with or opened shows for Jaimoe (Allman Brothers Band), Koko Taylor, Colonel Bruce Hampton, Ike Stubblefield, Ronnie Earl and Martina McBride.