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Dave Davies And Robbie Robertson's Sons Team Up To Score New Film

Daniel Davies, the offspring of the Kinks' guitarist, and Robertson's kid Sebastian were asked to create original music for writer/director Eli Morgan Gesner's film Condemned. The musicians, whose fathers are both Rock...

Robert Pattinson Is With 'The Band'

Twilight star and teen heart-throb Robert Pattinson has reportedly signed up to star in a biopic about the rock group The Band, according to an interview the actor gave for French magazine les inRockuptibles. The...

The Band's Levon Helm Dies

Musician Levon Helm has died. The singer and drummer with influential US group The Band - who famously backed Bob Dylan in the 60s - passed away today (19.04.12), two days after his family announced...

Robbie Robertson Reunites With Helm On His Deathbed

The Band star Robbie Robertson put aside a 35-year feud with estranged bandmate Levon Helm on Sunday (15Apr12) and visited his old bandmate in hospital as the drummer battles the final stages of cancer.Helm's wife...

Fox & Robertson Land Top Canada Honour

Actor Michael J. Fox and rock legend Robbie Robertson will be honoured for their achievements with the prestigious Order of Canada medal on Friday (27May11).The Back to the Future star is to be handed the...

Robbie Robertson To Write Autobiography

Rocker Robbie Robertson is set to pen his memoirs after three failed attempts to tell his life story with ghostwriters.The Band frontman tried to collaborate on his autobiography with other writers but realised he would...

Robertson To Be Honoured By Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame

Rocker ROBBIE ROBERTSON is to be inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame in April (11).The Band star has written classics like The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down and Broken Arrow. He will...

Laryngitis Costs Mclachlan Dates

Canadian singer SARAH McLACHLAN has been forced to postpone shows on her North American tour after coming down with laryngitis. The balladeer scrapped a show earlier this week (beg11APR05) due to a sore throat...

Robertson Plans Band's Finest

Rocker ROBBIE ROBERTSON is putting the finishing touches to a definitive collection of THE BAND recordings. The singer has spent years tracking down rare and obscure tracks to complete a five-CD box set he...

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