Thanks again to all for your patience. We did not know Levon personally but have friends who worked with him & his daughter Amy & so we consider them part of our extended family. We chose to air some clips of his terrific music as a celebration and in hopes that people will continue to discover what he created, both with The Band & beyond the Last Waltz.

Here is a list of links:

“Ophelia” – live version from the Midnight Rambles (this links to an entire article)

“Gloryland” – audio only. Michigan Theatre. Ann Arbor, MI

“The Weight” – Late Show with David Lettermn

“It Makes No Difference” – The Band, live in Japan. (stunning vocal from Rick Danko)

“Short Fat Frannie” – Late Show with Conan O’Brien, with Max Weinberg 7 playing along

“Mannish Boy” – Muddy Waters & the Band. The Last Waltz (ft. Pinetop Perkins & Paul Butterfield)

“I’m Still Loving You” – Amy Helm & Blackie & the Rodeo Kings. Filmed in Woodstock at the Ramble barn

“The Shape I’m In” – Levon Helm Band  live 2010

“Don’t Do It” – the Band, NYC 1971

“Ophelia” – Ramble at the Ryman, Nashville


~ by ShortFilmSunday on April 23, 2012.

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