Contact Us

Former Allman Brothers Band Guitarist Dies

Getty Images

The former guitarist for the Allman Brothers has died. 

Fans of the Allman Brothers are mourning the death of former guitar player Dan Toler. His Facebook page says that he died in his sleep Monday morning. Dan was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s Disease, also known as ALS since 2011 and had been battling hard against the disease ever since.

The Allman Brothers added Dan to their lineup in 1978 after Dan had played with Dickey Betts in the late 70’s, He played with them until they broke up in 1982, but remained friends with Gregg Allman and even played on I’m No Angel and Just Before the Bullets Fly before heading out on a jazz career.

Dan Toler was 65.

Best of 103.7 The Loon

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1037theloon.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for Loonatics quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Loonatics contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.