Eurythmics' Dave Stewart and three members of The Band were among the contributors to the group's sixth studio album.
The Band. Such a simple name for such a legendary outfit, but also a completely apt piece of definitive musical description; its terseness only serves to draw you in.
New editions of the 1969 landmark include a 180 gram, 2LP “tiger’s eye” colour vinyl limited edition.
Still known at this time by the name she came to dislike, Mama Cass, she released her debut solo album in October 1968.
The classic song was written by Canadian Robbie Robertson about the last days of the Civil War, and sung by American southerner Levon Helm.
His fourth solo album was a celebration of both Eric's refuelled creativity and some great musical relationships.