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Testimony

The autobiography of Robbie Robertson. I read this right after My Cross To Bear by Gregg Allman. The only surprising part is it stops at 1976 and doesn’t cover Robbie’s solo career. 560 more words

1970s

Music Single : The Band - Don't Do It

What can I say “Don’t do it don’t you break my heart ” Danko’s bass sets the tone, with Helm then the horns , it’s the Band’s magic.  119 more words

Rock N Roll

God, I wish this could happen again

Festival Express was staged in three Canadian cities: TorontoWinnipeg and Calgary, during the summer of 1970. Rather than flying into each city, the musicians traveled by chartered  147 more words

Poetry

When You Awake...

…you will remember everything

…which would be a welcome change this Monday morning.

Rick Danko on lead vocals and The Band.

Thanks to YouTuber MelkortheMorgoth

Performance

Soundtrack song of the day

Here in one of his best live vocal recordings ever is Levon Helm. The movie “The Last Waltz”, one of the best, if not the best Rockumentary films ever made. The director, Martin Scorcese.

Poetry

Free cuppas to celebrate new strip

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Bruce Harwood

Christmas Song of The Day

This is one of the newer songs, post 1950. Robbie, Garth, Richard, Rick and Levon…THE BAND!!!

Here they are with their Christmas classic…..Christmas Must Be Tonight from their album Islands.

Poetry