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
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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
It was said that the only thing missing from the night were the professional photos that were taken. Forty years later and the lost treasures are finally found.
On September 22, 1969, “Capitol” label released The Band’s second studio album simply named “The Band”, also known as “The Brown Album”. The album was recorded at late 1968 and in 1969 at the “Pool House” in West Hollywood, and “The Hit Factory” in New York, and was produced by John Simon. 132 more words