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Album : The Best Of The Band - The Band

This was CB’s introduction to The Band.  It opened up a whole bunch of great music.  Every cut on this album is a good one.  A mix of all that’s good in American music.   273 more words

On July 1, 1968.

On July 1, 1968, “Capitol” label released “Music from Big Pink”, the debut Band studio album. It was recorded in 1968, in Los Angeles and New York, and was produced by John Simon. 113 more words

On June 8, 1970.

On June 8, 1970, “Columbia” label released “Self Portrait”, the tenth Bob Dylan studio album. Dylan recorded his second double album April 1969 – March 1970, it was produced by Bob Johnston. 385 more words

Me and Bob, 1965 - A Interiew With A Trapeze Artist

Time is such a funny thing; half a century can happen before you realize it, and then a photograph brings it all back home. There we are, me and Bob, at a cozy press interview, Friday September 24, 1965, at the now vanished Villa Capri Motel on the afternoon before Bob’s first concert in Austin, his fourth electric performance, and the very first time he was accompanied by “The Hawks”, Rick Danko, Robbie Robertson, Richard Manuel, Garth Hudson and Levon Helm, later known as “The Band”. 1,052 more words

Throwback: The Basement Tapes

I’ve been playing this album low on repeat in while finishing up my students’ final grades. In a way, this background position fits an album planted in the roots and rhythms of what we now call America, or alt.country. 248 more words

Bob Dylan

On March 15, 1977.

On March 15, 1977, “Capitol” label released “Islands”, the seventh The Band studio album. It was recorded in December 1976 and January 1977, at
”Shangri-la Studios” in Los Angeles, and was produced by The Band. 115 more words

CLASSIC CONCERT: Rick Danko @ Cibolo Creek Country Club / Cibolo, TX / March 11, 1995

I know I’m not alone in claiming Rick Danko to be my favorite member of The Band. Elvis Costello once said in a magazine interview that Danko was his absolute hero. 667 more words

Classic Concerts