The Band

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Ringo Starr, Sells “Up On Cripple Creek,” Artwork For Charities

“Up On Cripple Creek” features Helm on lead vocals (he sang on the original version from The Band’s 1969 self-titled album). When Helm passed away on April 19, Ringo decided to release the track on iTunes.

06/27/2012

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Dylan, Elton, Hudson, Crow React to Levon Helm’s Passing

The news of the passing of The Band’s singer/drummer/mandolin player Levon Helm continues to make waves through the music industry, with those who knew him, and those who played with him, weighing in.

04/20/2012

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Musicians React To Levon Helm’s Passing

In the days leading up to Levon Helm’s passing (and since the news of his passing spread earlier today), the music world has taken to Twitter to pay tribute to the drummer, singer and mandolin […]

04/19/2012

‘Hello Muddah': Ten More Classic Songs For Your Favorite Mother

You have about 24 hours to come up with a great gift for your mother on Mother’s Day tomorrow (Sunday, May 8). This year, try to figure out something better than a 99-cent taco dinner […]

05/07/2011

What’s In The Words: “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”

“Back with my wife in Tennessee, when one day she called to me “Virgil, quick, come see, there go the Robert E.Lee” Now I don’t mind choppin’ wood, and I don’t care if the money’s […]

03/07/2011

We Have Elton John Tickets and You Can Win ‘Em!

I have tickets to see [lastfm]Elton John[/lastfm] and [lastfm]Leon Russell[/lastfm] at the Citizen Business Bank Arena in Ontario on November 5th today on my show! Here’s how to win…

09/13/2010

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