Ronnie Hawkins - An Intimate Evening with Ronnie Hawkins, aka The Hawk, at Massey Hall as he shares some of his favourite stories from his six decades in rock'n'roll as well as some of his favourite songs from his legendary career. - Toronto, Canada - Thursday 21st November 2013
Unfortunately, the Band's music didn't have much influence on the way future music would develop. But The Last Waltz, a concert film of the Band's 1976 farewell performance, remains an essential artwork. The film is a reminder that while they lasted, the Band (guitarist Robbie Robertson, drummer Levon Helm, keyboardists Garth Hudson and Richard Manuel, and bassist Rick Danko) was as good as any group in rock history.
Continue reading: The Last Waltz Review
'Smalls Change (Meditations Upon Ageing)' arrives in April.
The two awards have made for a great 72nd birthday present for the country music icon.