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Newstalgia Backstage Weekend - In Memoriam, Levon Helm featuring The Band, live in Concert from Chicago, recorded on July 1, 1983. Help save Newstalgia. Please make a donation!
It's hard to put into words the effect that Levon Helm and The Band had on me as both a musician and a human in general. Levon always reminded me of the kind of person who's mere presence made everything feel alright. Through acrimonious band splitups, to the death of friends and bandmates, to a long battle with cancer, he always had a smile and was happy just to be sharing his inimitable musical gift with others. He was truly one of a kind. RIP.
Newstalgia Backstage Weekend with a birthday tribute to Bob Dylan - featuring his 1974 Oakland concert with The Band.
From The Band's self-titled 1969 album
An old friend told me that after the release of <em>Music From Big Pink</em>, every rock band made a record where they were trying to sound like The Band.
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Before there was rock'n'roll-- just before-- there were The Platters. And before the Doors, Love, X or Black Flag came along, The Platetrs were the L.
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