4 posts tagged The Weight
Springsteen covers “The Weight.” According to a YouTube commenter, he said the following before beginning.
One of the greatest voices in country, rockabilly and rock n roll. Staggering. While playing the drums! When I auditioned Max I actually made him sing. But Levon had a way, his drumming and his singing were so incredibly versatile. He had a feel on the drums that just comes out of a certain place that you just can’t replicate.
Drive-By Truckers & Megafaun - The Weight (by The Band (obviously))
Two of the best bands in the business played this tribute to Levon Helm last night in North Carolina. This is what’s good in live music: artists playing what they feel in the moment and taking fans along for the ride.
Wilco, Nick Lowe, and Mavis Staples - The Weight (The Band cover)
Beautiful. Happy Friday!
This is a good thing for your ears. Wilco, Nick Lowe, and Mavis Staples rehearse “The Weight” backstage at Chicago’s Civic Opera House.
The Band - The Weight
Makin’ coffee, listening to The Band. Happy Saturday.