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Live at the Academy of Music 1971 : the rock of ages concerts

The Band (performer)
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Live at the Academy of Music 1971 : the rock of ages concerts

Title
Live at the Academy of Music 1971 : the rock of ages concerts
Performer
The Band
Publisher
Universal, 2013
2 cd's + boekje
Playing time
02:07:44
EAN
0602537375356
CDR
JK184265

About The Band

The Band was a Canadian-American rock band formed in Toronto, Ontario, in 1967. It consisted of four Canadians and one American: Rick Danko (bass guitar, vocals, fiddle), Garth Hudson (keyboards, accordion, saxophone), Richard Manuel (keyboards, drums, vocals), Robbie Robertson (guitar, vocals), and Levon Helm (drums, vocals, mandolin, guitar). The Band combined elements of Americana, folk, rock, jazz, country, and R&B, influencing subsequent musicians such as the Eagles, Elton John, the Grateful Dead, the Flaming Lips, and Wilco.

Between 1958 and 1963, the group was known as the Hawks, a backing band for rockabilly singer Ronnie Hawkins. In the mid-1960s, they gained recognition for backing Bob Dylan, and the 1966 concert tour was notable as Dylan's first with an electric band. After leaving Dylan and changing their name to "The Band", they released several records to critical and popular acclaim, including their debut album Music …Read more on Wikipedia