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  1. Full Show Audio: Midnight North & Special Guests Honor The Music Of The BandRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | JamBase

    On February 10, Bay Area favorites Midnight North played the historic Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. The band was joined by a bevy of guests for both a standard first set and a second set filled with classics from The Band and Levon Helm's live repertoires.


  2. Honey River to perform Tonight at Hotel Cafe- laRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | PR Log

    ... infusing the heart and soul of country music and singer/songwriter greats, such as The Eagles, Jackson Browne, The Band, Kris Kristofferson, etc. HONEY RIVER'S third band member is the multi instrumentalist Stephan Hovsepian, whose vast musical ...


  3. Jackie Greene Guests With Anders Osborne & Assembly Of Dust At The Capitol Theatre: Photos & VideosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 19 | JamBase

    ... encore. An impressive array of guest stars joined The Midnight Ramble Band in honoring the 40th anniversary of The Band's The Last Waltz in NYC on Saturday. View photos and video of the second day of the 2016 New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival ...


  4. Michael McDonald -- The Last Waltz 40 Tour at the NYCB Theatre at WestburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 18 | All About Jazz

    ... by over a dozen special guests, including Muddy Waters, Bob Dylan, . The musical director for the concert was the Band's original record producer, John Simon. The horns were arranged by the late, great . The original group started out together as ...


  5. MusicWorks to Conclude Classic Folk & Rock SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 |

    ... online at or by calling the Box Office at 561.243.7922, ext. 1 . Replicating the music of The Band is a tall order, but interpreting the music of The Band is a definite art. Songs that have reverberated across history for ...


  6. Author Interview & Giveaway: Sebastian Robertson on Writing His Father's Rock and Roll BiographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Cynsations

    ... roll legends - including his father, Robbie Robertson , the award-winning lead guitarist and primary songwriter for The Band. In Rock and Roll Highway (Henry Holt, 2014), Sebastian chronicles his father's musical path as a child playing guitar with ...


  7. Search is on for new singersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Swindon Advertiser

    ... Steam Museum and Romsey Abbey. The singers also entertain alongside some top military bands such as the REME Band, The Band of the Ghurkas, The Grenadier Guards and the Coldstream Guards. Alan said: "The choir provides the opportunity for men of all ...


  8. Mill Valley Music ninth anniversary show and Marin Onstage production are best betsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | Marin Independent Journal

    It has been 40 years since the Band performed their final concert “The Last Waltz” at San Francisco's Winterland Ballroom. In honor of the anniversary and Mill Valley Music's ninth anniversary, Austin de Lone, Jesse Lee Kincaid, Don Zimmer, Neal McDonald, Gary Scheuenstuhl, the Marinfidels, Cole Tate, pictured, among others, take the stage Saturday.


  9. Just Announced: World Cafe 25 x Philadelphia Film Society 25 weekend film festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | WXPN-FM Philadelphia

    ... most loved films about rock and roll - Almost Famous and Singles - Martin Scorsese's legendary documentary of The Band's farewell, The Last Waltz ; and the ultimate record store nerd flick, High Fidelity (starring John Cusack and Jack Black). David ...


  10. No longer alone togetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | New Jersey Herald

    ... Campbell was the leader of Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Band and Williams, along with Helm's daughter, Amy, were the band's "chick singers." Helm, a founder of legendary Rock and Roll Hall of Fame roots-rockers The Band, held weekly Midnight Ramble ...


  11. LIVE: The Last Waltz 40 @ the Palace Theatre, 2/2/17Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Nippertown!

    ... band with the three-pronged, heart-breaking, vocal prowess of Richard Manuel, Rick Danko and Levon Helm since The Band officially called it quits at the Last Waltz in San Francisco on that fateful Thanksgiving Day 40 years ago. But in homage to that ...


  12. No. 31: Marty Diamond, Paul Morris, Dan Weiner & Tom Windish | Power 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 9 | Billboard

    ... together as equals, the agency begins 2017 poised for growth. Prized Music Memorabilia: Weiner: "A test pressing of The Band's Music From Big Pink that bears the group's original name, The Crackers."


  13. John Craigiea s new album focuses on his new lifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    ... musicians. He said he was going after an organic, comfortable, warts-and-all live-recording vibe reminiscent of The Band's “Music from Big Pink” or the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's “Will the Circle Be Unbroken.” But Santa ...


  14. The Last Waltz' celebrated with new band, tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 4 | The Columbian

    Four decades later, Thanksgiving Day 1976 remains one of the most memorable days in the history of rock 'n' roll. That was the day The Band took the stage for the final time at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco, surrounded by their friends and some of the biggest names in music, including Bob Dylan, Neil Young, Eric Clapton and Ringo Starr.


  15. All-star lineup delivers at 'Last Waltz 40'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Gazette

    ... everybody in the packed Palace could (and often did) sing with them? ramble, a rambunctious romp full of songs of The Band with both lift and heft; less well in the bluesy second that felt stretched. The playing was better than the singing, except ...


  16. Garth Hudson Joins The Last Waltz 40 Tour In AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | JamBase

    Last night the Palace Theatre in Albany, New York hosted the all-star The Last Waltz 40 Tour featuring Warren Haynes, Michael McDonald, John Medeski, Jamey Johnson, Don Was and Terence Higgins and guests interpreting songs from The Band's legendary 1976 finale. Thursday's show featured the first of two performances by The Band's renowned multi-instrumentalist Garth Hudson .


  17. Around TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | DC Military

    ... 40th Anniversary Concert Tour reunites two of the creative lynchpins of the landmark event for the first time: the Band's keyboard genius Garth Hudson and the music director and producer John Simon, of The Band, the U.S.-Canadian outfit that lit the ...


  18. 2/3/17: Today's Top Tips: FridayRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Nippertown!

    MUSIC : Marco Benevento @ the Hollow Bar + Kitchen , Albany. The jam-band piano man is on the road previewing his upcoming album, The Woodstock Sessions , recorded in front of a sold-out crowd at Applehead Recording.


  19. Big Chris Barber Band at the RegentRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 2 | Daily Echo

    ... Chris joined up with Ken Colyer's Jazzmen. Then in 1954, when Ken Colyer left and was replaced by Pat Halcox, the band became Chris Barber's Jazz Band. Chris also added to his famous trademark rhythm & blues, by bringing over such American mega ...


  20. Onward & Upright: Bassist Chris Wood On MMW, The Wood Brothers & MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 2 | JamBase

    ... record, which in addition to top-shelf versions of some of the Woods' best material includes a rollicking take on The Band's "Ophelia." Here's Chris Wood on the eve of The Wood Brothers latest batch of tour dates, including what to expect from him ...