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Love For Levon: Mayer, MMJ, Hornsby, Joe Walsh, Warren, Gregg Allman and More to Play Benefit Concert For Helm

The late Levon Helm was a beloved figure who influenced more than one generation of musicians. Many of those artists who were influenced by The Band drummer will come together on October 3rd at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey for a benefit concert to raise funds for Levon’s estate and the Midnight Ramble concerts. Show More Summary

Junk Debt / S&P 500 Switcheroo

By Michael A. Gayed: "Anytime I switch to another instrument, I immediately turn it into another kind of drum so that I can understand it better." - Levon Helm In my last article here on Seeking Alpha titled "Did Draghi Flip the Spring...Show More Summary

Joanna Colangelo: A Legacy of Rambling: Music Is (Still) Alive and Well in Levon Helm's Barn

In April, Levon passed away and there was talk of what would happen to the Rambles. And then, this past Saturday night rolled around like so many others before it, and Levon's Barn was open once again.

Joanna Colangelo: A Legacy of Rambling: Music Is (Still) Alive and Well in Levon Helm's Barn

In April, Levon passed away and there was talk of what would happen to the Rambles. And then, this past Saturday night rolled around like so many others before it, and Levon's Barn was open once again.

August 10: Garth Hudson and Jimmy Vivino to Lead Special Friday Midnight Ramble – “The Band Songs”

Now that Levon Helm has passed and his organization has decided to “Keep It Goin’,” music fans will still have the chance to visit The Band drummer’s home/studio/music venue for future Midnight Rambles. In the past it didn’t matter which Ramble you went to, you’d still get a chance to watch Levon in action. Show More Summary

Phil Lesh Rambles at Levon Helm Studios: Setlist and Photos

The deep connection between Levon Helm Studios and Grateful Dead/Furthur bassist Phil Lesh continued last night at the Woodstock, New York music venue/studio/home where Phil made his third appearance at a Midnight Ramble. Lesh has based his San Rafael, Calif. Show More Summary

The Ramble Gramble: Members of ALO, Tea Leaf Green, Railroad Earth, Mother Hips and More Pay Tribute to Levon Helm

Earlier this month one of the many creative workshops that took place at the High Sierra Music Festival was a tribute to Levon Helm dubbed “The Ramble Gramble” in which bassist Steve Adams of ALO brought together a number of his musical friends to tackle classics from The Band’s live repertoire. Show More Summary

Briefly: Phil Lesh Reportedly Will Ramble With Levon’s Band

The July 21st Midnight Ramble will feature Levon’s longtime friend Grateful Dead / Furthur bassist Phil Lesh performing with Helm’s band according to a report from Jambands.com. In addition to a set by The Levon Helm Band with Lesh,Show More Summary

Simone Felice - a new musical force at the helm

At about the same time the legendary drummer, singer and songwriter Levon Helm - best known for his work with The Band - passed away almost three months ago, another singing sticks man, Simone Felice, released his debut self-titled solo record. Felice, a product of rural upstate New York, is not new to music and recording, as regular readers know. Show More Summary

Briefly: Midnight Ramble on July 14th

The famed Levon Helm Studios in Woodstock will host another Midnight Ramble on July 14th. As usual in this post-Levon era, the Ramble will feature a performance by The Dirt Farmer Band (Larry Campbell, Teresa Williams, Byron Isaacs and Justin Guip) followed by members of the Levon Helm Band. Show More Summary

AUDIO: Buck 65?s “Ode To Levon

The passing of Levon Helm left a number of being devastated because of the influence he and his music had on their lives. As a longtime member of The Band, his drumming, voice, and lyrics moved a generation, as if it was a familial “passing of the torch”, that metaphorical “handing down” of words, traditions, [...]

Video: Levon Helm on SCTV – Sweet Georgia Peach Wine

If you’re unfamiliar with Second City Television, aka SCTV, it was an “ahead of its time” sketch comedy show that launched the careers of John Candy, Rick Moranis, Eugene Levy, Martin Short and a slew of talented comedians. The Canadian program ran from 1976 until 1984, though those of us in the States only saw it come to NBC in 1981. Show More Summary

Briefly: Next Ramble = June 23 / Tickets Onsale Tonight

Towards the end of last week’s Levon Helm Tribute at Brooklyn Bowl, The Band drummer’s longtime keyboardist Brian Mitchell told the crowd that Helm’s last wish was to see his famed Midnight Rambles go on past his death. The members of...Show More Summary

Picture Show: Levon Tribute @ Brooklyn Bowl

Levon Helm Tribute @ Brooklyn Bowl, June 5 Words: Scott Bernstein Last Monday night Brooklyn Bowl hosted a wonderful heartfelt tribute to Levon Helm that perfectly captured the essence of The Band drummer’s 60+ year career. Put together...Show More Summary

Album Stream: Spirit Family Reunion - No Separation

Spirit Family Reunion has just began to make a name for itself, having opened for the Alabama Shakes and Levon Helm. They are also slated to perform at this year's Newport Folk Festival. Stream their latest release No Separation her...

Videos & Setlist – Levon Helm Tribute @ Brooklyn Bowl

Kudos to everyone involved in putting on last night’s amazing Levon Helm tribute at Brooklyn Bowl. We’ll have a full report and photo set in the coming days, but we wanted to share the setlist and a batch of high-def videos from ourShow More Summary

Briefly: Free Webcast – Brooklyn Bowl Levon Tribute

In just a few hours Brooklyn Bowl will host a tribute to Levon Helm featuring a house band of Marco Benevento, Joe Russo, Dave Dreiwitz and Scott Metzger, along with a bevy of special guests. We’ve previewed this event, so be sure to read JR Hevron’s piece for more information on what’s sure to be an amazing evening. Show More Summary

Preview: A Ramble In Brooklyn – Levon Tribute @ BK Bowl

Words: JR Hevron “You are all in for an insanely special show,” says event organizer Noah Chernin of Monday’s Levon Helm tribute at Brooklyn Bowl: “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”: A Celebration of the Life and Music of Levon Helm” In...Show More Summary

Gov’t Mule Pays Tribute To Levon With His Band @ Mountain Jam

The finale of today’s main stage action at Mountain Jam in Hunter, New York found Gov’t Mule collaborating with the Levon Helm Band on seven songs made famous by the late drummer from his days with The Band. Levon band members LarryShow More Summary

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