- In the opening scene, we briefly see a ticket stub from an Allman Brothers concert
- Later, we see a black-and-white photo of the fictional band Stillwater that echoes the Allman Brothers' famous "Live at the Fillmore East" album cover
- The character Red Dog is named after one of the Allman Brothers' famous roadies, Joseph L. Campbell (aka The Legendary Red Dog), played by Zack Ward
- We also hear the Allman Brothers' music on the tour bus
- At the end of the movie when Russell is in William's bedroom, he can be seen standing in front of a poster of the Allman Brothers' "Live at the Fillmore East" album cover.