Tag Archives: Levon Helm

July 02

The Band – The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down (Live at The Last Waltz in 1978)

The Last Waltz was the second to last show at Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco. The Grateful Dead performed the last, closing Winterland with a legendary show on New Year’s Eve in 1978. On Thanksgiving, The Band staged their awesome Last Waltz. “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down” is one of the highlights, performed with a […]

May 03

Bruce Springsteen – The Weight (Live, 2012)

From last night’s Bruce Springsteen show in Newark, NJ (Wednesday, May 2,  2012), Bruce covers The Band’s “The Weight” in tribute to the late, great Levon Helm. The video captures the audience singing along, too. A moving rendition.

Glorious Noise: Levon Helm Band at The Michigan Theater

We’re running my review of the Levon Helm Band at The Michigan Theater over at Glorious Noise. Learn about how I’ve been obsessed with The Band for decades, and how great the show was. If the Levon Helm Band is coming anywhere near you, go see them. Check the Ramble and Tour Info page over at […]

March 19

The Band – Don’t Do It (Live in 1971)

Getting stoked to see Levon Helm tonight at the The Michigan Theater. I will be covering it for Glorious Noise. Here’s The Band live at the end of 1971, doing a brilliant cover of the Marvin Gaye song “Don’t Do It.” Maybe we’ll see this tonight…

March 29

Elvis Costello plays Tennessee Jed on Spectacle

Got my tickets to see Elvis Costello at the Royal Oak Music Theatre on Monday, June 20th. Totally excited about it! Will post a review here after the show. In honor of this impending engagement, I’m posting one of my favorite performances from his Spectacle show on Sundance. Here he does a cover of the […]