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  1. The Band of Heathens to rock LynwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Bainbridge Island

    The Band of Heathens, the noted rock group from Austin, Texas, will play a special one-night-only concert event at the Treehouse Cafe Thursday, Sept. 18. The Americana rock group The Band of Heathens will perform at the Treehouse Cafe in downtown Lynwood Thursday, Sept.


  2. Old Is The New New: 10 Classic Artists That Influenced Current...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | VH1

    ... to the artists and bands from past decades to see where these sounds and ideas were really first generated. From The Band to Talking Heads , Hall & Oates to Black Sabbath , there's a multitude of classic artists whose sound, lyrics and overall vibe ...


  3. Concert series funds Manuel awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The London Free Press

    ... Plum Loco. Joining Plum Loco is Simcoe-area rocker Terry Danko, brother of the late Rick Danko, who also was in The Band with Richard Manuel. Also to perform on Nov. 29 are Katy Carswell, The Sam Taylor Band and The Driftwood Sound Devotion, who are ...


  4. Bernie Worrell In New HavenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 |

    A healthy sample of great '70s bands had eccentric, virtuoso keyboard players - sometimes wearing capes, sometimes not. The Band had Garth Hudson.


  5. Across the Great Divide: Robbie Robertson, "He Don't Live Here No More"Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Something Else! Reviews

    A rollicking rebuke of the libertine demons that stole too many friends, at least on its surface, "He Don't Live Here No More" heralded Robbie Robertson's first solo release in more than a decade. "I was higher than a lost kite - too far gone," Robertson wails, channelling lost souls like Richard Manuel and Rick Danko, former mates in the Band - even as he made a more personal admission, it seemed.


  6. Fayetteville's Prodigal Songwriter ReturnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Fayetteville Free Weekly

    ... shows in Fayetteville was watching The Cate Brothers perform with Levon Helm, legendary drummer and singer for The Band. As a side note, the year before Helm died in 2012, Purdy was invited to open for one of Helm's infamous Midnight Ramble shows ...


  7. Bob Dylan's restored basement tapes with The Band set for debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Salt Lake Tribune

    Bob Dylan's famous recording from 1967 with the group that became The Band will be released in a newly restored CD set in November. "Bob Dylan's The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series Vol.


  8. Ramble On The Island | Little Feat & Midnight Ramble BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | JamBase

    Little Feat will co-host the destination event "Ramble On The Island" with the Midnight Ramble Band at the Grand Lido Resort in Negril, Jamaica from March 4 - 8. Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon is aboard as a special guest with more guests to be revealed soon. Little Feat guitarist Paul Barrere is dealing with health issues that will require treatment, but according to the band's manager, Cameron Sears, "baring any significant change in his condition, he will be diggin' his toes in the sand with the rest of us..." The All-Inclusive event packages include four nights of music, four nights at the resort, all meals, unlimited beverages, meet-and-greet sessions, activities and many other benefits.


  9. An In-Depth Exploration Of The Band, With Author Of New Book About The Musical PioneersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Newtown Bee

    Craig Harris will be at C.H. Booth Library on September 24 to discuss his recent release, The Band: Pioneers of Americana Music. On Wednesday, September 24, from 6:30 to 8 pm, Craig Harris will be at C.H. Booth Library to discuss his recent release, The Band: Pioneers of Americana Music .


  10. 'They started nicknaming me the Colonel': Hilarious moment ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Something Else! Reviews

    Steve Cropper has, for some time now, been known as the Colonel. The story of how that nickname came to be goes back a ways, too.


  11. 'Given' by Kevin Lee FlorenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 |

    ... (Sheryl Crow, Robben Ford), James McAlister (Sufjan Stevens, Bill Frisell), Danny Donnelly, and Garth Hudson (The Band). And that is a hell of a studio lineup. The songs on Given are not shallow songs; they clearly began deep down in Florence and ...


  12. Waylon Speed to bring Country-Metal Blend to BrewerRead the original story

    Friday Sep 5 | Bangor Daily News

    ... OVERDRIVE; their two-disc sophomore set HORSESHOES AND HANDGRENADES; The BOOTS EP; and their latest effort, Kin. The band was just handpicked for Lynyrd Skynyrd's "Simple Man Cruise" in November that includes Foghat, Starship, Devon Allman Band, The ...


  13. A Musical ShellingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | Pasadena Weekly

    Although summer is coming to an end, the music keeps on coming at One Colorado with the band Sunny War playing Saturday night. The group was founded by Nashville native Sydney Ward, now relocated to LA.


  14. Live music in New Orleans for Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014: The Weight plays The BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 |

    The Weight, featuring former members of the latter-day Band as well as Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Band, perform the music of The Band at Tipitina's on Saturday, Sept. 6, 2014.


  15. Paul Jost's New "Breaking Through" Released by Dot Time RecordsRead the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | World News Report

    ... original song, "Book Faded Brown." This tender and compelling composition has been recorded by such legends as The Band, Rick Danko and Carl Perkins. Jost said, "It's been such an honor to have had these incredible and iconic artists perform my ...


  16. Music and memoriesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 2 | The Moultrie News

    ... album. It was recorded before 'Tonight's the Night' but released afterward. The album had Nash, Rick Danko from The Band, Ralph Molina, Crosby, Ben Keith, Levon Helm and other greats. This is one of the best cuts on the new album. 'Black Queen' is a ...


  17. Across the Great Divide: The Band, "Endless Highway" from Before the FloodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Something Else! Reviews

    By the time "Endless Highway," a never-before-released Robbie Robertson meditation on the awful rigors of touring, appeared as part of this raucous tour document with Bob Dylan, the Band had been batting it around for some time. Archival takes give us a rare glimpse into that process, and important clues as to why the track never made it onto an official release - despite the fact that it dovetailed so perfectly with the theme and tone of, say, Cahoots .


  18. Shows to watch for Sept. 5-11, 2014Read the original story

    Thursday Sep 4 | The Advocate



  19. The ABCs of Death 2 Trailer - Now in New Green Band FlavorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 |

    The ABCs of Death 2 will be making its VOD premiere via Magnet Releasing on October 2nd with a theatrical run set for October 31st. That being said a new work friendly green band trailer has come our way and it's fit for mass consumption.


  20. Where time is preciousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 4 | Albany Times Union

    ... compatibility, Prizio said. The same was true for Sean Rowe's scheduled concert with the Weight, a tribute to The Band that features former members Jim Weider and Randy Ciarlante . Planning a season requires coordination between Prizio, the Saint ...