The song is inspired by some of the challenges that Robertson faced as a youth in Canada.
Too often remembered for its clichés, 80s music actually has far more to offer than many remember – and it's cooler than you think.
From being booed with Dylan to changing the course of music, The Band’s Robbie Robertson recalls a unique “circle of creativity”.
Bob Dylan and The Band played some of the most controversial music in history, then laid the groundwork for Americana, leaving an insurmountable legacy.
The British jazz-funk-pop band took their bow with a set produced by British blues figurehead Mike Vernon.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.
Since 1968, the Isle Of Wight Festival has gathered every iconic UK act and from the States, making it one of the most prolific festivals in music history.
In 1956, a record store owner convinced Blind Willie McTell to record his playing, what he got was more than just music.
The group's dramatic delivery and the peerlessly plaintive lead vocals of Levi Stubbs became their most famous calling card.
After inventing Americana with their sepia-toned first two albums, The Band captured a snapshot of themselves with the personal reflections of Stage Fright.
Whether it’s joyous escapism, political anger or a personal spiritual quest that provides fuel for a great album is not of importance. What matters, as Coltrane said, is wanting "to speak to...
The King Of Rock’n’Roll made many definitive recordings, but there are a number of surprising Elvis Presley covers of songs not often associated with him.
He brought a humanitarian crisis to the world’s attention as only a former Beatle could.
From songs by The Beatles to Rick Wakeman, Metallica to The Rolling Stones, uDiscover Music uncovers the best songs inspired by books.
Pennebaker was the first documentary maker to receive a lifetime achievement Oscar.