Back in 1995 a Robbie Robertson-less version of The Band stopped by NBC’s Late Night with Conan O’Brien to promote the newly released Across The Great Divide retrospective. Rick Danko, Levon Helm, Garth Hudson and the more recent additions to this last version of The Band shared the stage with members of the Max Weinberg 7 to perform a rousing Life Is A Carnival. Check it out…
Danko getting fat later in life was criminal.
Hurts that I never got to see him sing. Voice of an angel, that one.
I was at the Horizontal Boogie Bar show in Rochester the next night…the great Ithaca band Blindman’s Holiday opened. Great great stuff. Thanks.
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