Band - Moondog Matinee (Vinyl)

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Limited 180gm vinyl LP pressing of this classic album from the influential band who single-handidly pioneered Americana, roots rock, country rock and heartland rock. The Band essentially went back to being the Hawks of the late '50s and early '60s on this album of cover tunes. They demonstrated considerable expertise on their versions of rock ‘n’ roll and R&B standards by Allan Toussaint, Chuck Berry, Bob Dylan, Leiber & Stoller, Sam Cooke and more. Includes ‘Share Your Love (With Me)’, ‘A Change Is Gonna Come’, ‘Ain’t Got No Home’, ‘Third Man Theme’, ‘The Great Pretender’, ‘Holy Cow’, ‘Mystery Train’, ‘Saved’ and ‘I’m Ready’.

Product Details

Barcode
602547206596
Department
Music
Released
31 Jul 2015
Artist
Band
Format
Vinyl
Genre
Rock
Label
Capitol Records
Tracks
[Disc 1]
  1. Ain't Got No Home 3:20
  2. Holy Cow 3:15
  3. Share Your Love 2:50
  4. Mystery Train 5:35
  5. Third Man Theme 2:43
[Disc 2]
  1. Promised Land 3:00
  2. The Great Pretender 3:07
  3. I'm Ready 3:22
  4. Saved 3:42
  5. A Change Is Gonna Come 4:15
Year
2015
Videos
The Band - Mystery Train
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Published 8 years ago by quickhick
Duration: 05:34
The Band - "Promised Land"
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Published 7 years ago by MisterMusicMan382B
Duration: 03:03
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Holy Cow [The Band]
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Published 6 years ago by stereopsis99
Duration: 03:26
The Band - The Great Pretender HQ
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Published 9 years ago by MrDirtFilth
Duration: 03:12
Supply Source
UK

The Band

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Profile
Canadian-American roots rock group gradually coming together from 1960 to 1964 as Ronnie Hawkins' band The Hawks.
Upon leaving Hawkins in 1964, they were briefly known as Levon And the Hawks. In 1965, they released a single under the name Canadian Squires.
In late summer 1965, Bob Dylan was looking for a backup band for his first U.S. "electric" tour, & Levon and the Hawks were recommended by blues singer John P. Hammond.
Sessions with Dylan ended in October 1967.
Stories vary as to the manner in which they ultimately adopted the name "The Band.", but by 1968 with the release of their first album, , they were performing officially as The Band.
From 1968 to 1975 The Band was one of the most popular and influential rock groups in the world, with the magazine Rolling Stone lavishing praise on them, giving them more attention than perhaps any other group in the magazine's history.
Inducted into Rock And Roll Hall of Fame in 1994 (Performer)

Original line-up:
Rick Danko: bass guitar, double bass, fiddle, trombone, vocals
Levon Helm: drums, mandolin, guitar, vocals
Garth Hudson: keyboard instruments, saxophones, trumpet
Richard Manuel: piano, drums, baritone saxophone, vocals Robbie Robertson: guitar, vocals
Members
  • Garth Hudson
  • Jim Weider
  • Levon Helm
  • Randy Ciarlante
  • Richard Bell
  • Richard Manuel
  • Rick Danko
  • Robbie Robertson
  • Stan Szelest
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