Richard's fabulous debut album was also the only US top 20 pop chart LP for the Georgia Peach.
Eurythmics' Dave Stewart and three members of The Band were among the contributors to the group's sixth studio album.
The star-studded show will also feature Don Was, John Medeski and Ivan Neville, plus members of the Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Bonerama and the Radiators.
The Band’s guitarist and songwriter, Robbie Robertson, discusses the ‘Once Were Brothers’ documentary: “I am happy how soulful it turned out.”
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.
The clip is directed by Kevin Kerslake, who made era-defining videos in the 1990s for such artists as Nirvana, Sonic Youth and Smashing Pumpkins.
“What I really want people to realise is that this group, The Band, was one of the most unique musical entities ever in the history of rock and roll.”
“I wanted to write something that was stirring inside of me,” says The Band’s Robbie Robertson of his song ‘Up On Cripple Creek’.
The self-titled second album by The Band honed everything from ‘Music From Big Pink’ with deft performances and an innate knack for storytelling.
Enjoying one of the most prolific periods of his career, Robbie Robertson has released a new album, ‘Sinematic’, and scored the movie ‘The Irishman’.
The new recording provides a somewhat unusual take on the holiday song tradition.
New editions of the 1969 landmark include a 180 gram, 2LP “tiger’s eye” colour vinyl limited edition.
The 1974 album continued the huge success that Ringo enjoyed in the years after The Beatles' demise.
The 13-song set is accompanied by a 12” x 12” casebound 36-page hardcover book featuring Robertson's custom-made artwork.
The classic song was written by Canadian Robbie Robertson about the last days of the Civil War, and sung by American southerner Levon Helm.