27. The Band, Part 2: 1970-1998 with Bob Forrest

Joe and Dave resume their discussion with Bob Forrest about The Band, spanning the years from their third album Stage Fright through their mid 70s rough patch and their should-have-been finale The Last Waltz, to their 1990s comeback sans Robbie Robertson and Richard Manuel. All releases are discussed and reviewed, and Joe and Dave name their personal top three albums list.

– Official curated playlist by Joe and Dave on Spotify

– Live at the Academy of Music, 1971

– Robbie Robertson discusses the making of the mixed bag album Cahoots

– Footage of The Band playing “Acadian Driftwood” at The Last Waltz.  Joni Mitchell and Neil Young come out to sing backup vocals

– Pretty much every rock star in the world comes out on stage while Bob Dylan sings lead on “I Shall Be Released”

– Performing “The Weight” on David Letterman in 1995

– Trailer for The Band documentary Once Were Brothers

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