The Band’s version of this Four Tops gem illustrates their canny ability to countrify soul music. A Motown classic is reborn.
Lucinda Williams’ gruff slur on “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” conveys just how few times the fates allow us the moments we’d like.
With “Rock ‘n’ Roll Again,” Blackberry Smoke got my toes tapping. There’s not much more you can ask for from this type of song.
Levon Helm led the Band through a fun-filled take on this Muddy Waters tune, then returned to it once more for another intriguing pass.
He carefully recorded and then stored ‘The Basement Tapes’ for decades. Now, Garth Hudson joins us to talk about this amazing trove of songs.
James McMurtry has never sounded more visceral, more close up and present.
Steve Cropper explains his immediate connection with the Blues Brothers: ‘It was a community project’
“It was not just John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd,” Steve Cropper says of the Blues Brothers.
‘The Basement Tapes Complete’ brings us as close as we’ll ever get to a critical moment of shared inspiration for Bob Dylan and the Band.
Bob Dylan gave this concert 50 years ago tonight, and it still resonates.
Robbie Robertson’s willingness to speak from the heart gave moments like ‘Broken Arrow’ a new resonance.