The classic song was written by Canadian Robbie Robertson about the last days of the Civil War, and sung by American southerner Levon Helm.
The 1974 album continued the huge success that Ringo enjoyed in the years after The Beatles' demise.
Robbie Robertson discusses compiling ‘Testimony’ and writing his memoir.
On June 19, 1976, the Neil Diamond album ‘Beautiful Noise’ album produced a US Hot 100 entry in the stirring ‘If You Know What I Mean.’
One of the great catalogues in American rock history returns to vinyl on July 31, with USM’s global release of ‘The Band: The Capitol Albums 1968-1977.’