The Last Waltz

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indieWIRE
Why Martin Scorsese Could Be 'Vinyl's Strongest Emmy Contenderfollows a manic flock of punk-rock disciples into a crumbling venue. As directe
Why Martin Scorsese Could Be 'Vinyl's Strongest Emmy Contender
indieWIRE / Posted yesterday
follows a manic flock of punk-rock disciples into a crumbling venue. As directed by Martin Scorsese, whose 1978 film "The Last Waltz" is the Platonic ideal of the form, the sequence becomes a vertiginous ode to the concert doc: Under the stage... Read more
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Best of New Orleans Gambit
Jazz Fest 2016: Sunday, May 1her velvety gospel voice oozing over vocals on "The Weight" from Martin Scorses
Jazz Fest 2016: Sunday, May 1
Best of New Orleans Gambit / Posted 4 days ago
her velvety gospel voice oozing over vocals on "The Weight" from Martin Scorsese's monumental 1978 concert documentary The Last Waltz, which forever links Staples to a roster of counter-culture rockers. (Will Staples appear at the Saenger... Read more
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The Advocate
Shows to Watch calendar for April 29-May 5, 2016AND THE ZYDECO EXPERIENCE: Rock N Bowl (8:30 p.m.) THE PIMPS OF JOYTIME/MAURIC
Shows to Watch calendar for April 29-May 5, 2016
The Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
AND THE ZYDECO EXPERIENCE: Rock N Bowl (8:30 p.m.) THE PIMPS OF JOYTIME/MAURICE “MOBETTA” BROWN: House of Blues (9 p.m.) THE LAST WALTZ NEW ORLEANS: The Saenger Theatre (9 p.m.) THE 14TH ANNUAL BAYOU RENDEZVOUS: The Howlin’ Wolf (9 p.m.) JOE... Read more
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USA Today
N.O. Jazz Fest opens with reminders of PrinceMorrison returned to Jazz Fest. His voice was a little slow to warm up, and the
N.O. Jazz Fest opens with reminders of Prince
USA Today / Posted 11 days ago
Morrison returned to Jazz Fest. His voice was a little slow to warm up, and the high kicks he displayed in the 1978 movie The Last Waltz are almost 40 years in the rear-view mirror. Still, his voice remains an amazing instrument. Morrison sang... Read more
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metro
Avengers' Scarlett Johansson swaps leather for tassles as first American flapperand heavy drinking; Zelda was the inspiration for Nicole Driver in Tender Is T
Avengers' Scarlett Johansson swaps leather for tassles as first American flapper
metro / Posted 13 days ago
and heavy drinking; Zelda was the inspiration for Nicole Driver in Tender Is The Night, however Zelda’s own novel, Save Me The Last Waltz, was also heavily semi-autobiographical – something which her husband hated, calling her a ‘third-rate writer’... Read more
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Canberra Times
The Shortlist's album reviews: April 22gospel organs. His third album, Singing Saw, takes its cues and ambitio – from
The Shortlist's album reviews: April 22
Canberra Times / Posted 16 days ago
gospel organs. His third album, Singing Saw, takes its cues and ambitio – from a different classic-rock totem: The Band's The Last Waltz. It's not just in its palpable sense of nostalgia and grandeur, but in the way the songs stay fluid, words and... Read more
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The Forward
Bob Dylan’s Childhood Pal To Write Memoirthe 1975-76 Rolling Thunder Revue tours, provided the smoked salmon for the Tha
Bob Dylan’s Childhood Pal To Write Memoir
The Forward / Posted 22 days ago
the 1975-76 Rolling Thunder Revue tours, provided the smoked salmon for the Thanksgiving Dinner party also known as “The Last Waltz,” and lived with Dylan in California for three years in the 1980s. The announcement of the book deal promises... Read more
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The Forward
Bob Dylan’s Pal Since Childhood To Write Memoir of Their Friendshipthe 1975-76 Rolling Thunder Revue tours, provided the smoked salmon for the Tha
Bob Dylan’s Pal Since Childhood To Write Memoir of Their Friendship
The Forward / Posted 22 days ago
the 1975-76 Rolling Thunder Revue tours, provided the smoked salmon for the Thanksgiving Dinner party also known as “The Last Waltz,” and lived with Dylan in California for three years in the 1980s. The announcement of the book deal promises... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Engelbert Humperdinck still loves life on the roadin 1966, he’s sold more than 150 million albums and topped charts with singles
Engelbert Humperdinck still loves life on the road
Calgary Sun / Posted 22 days ago
in 1966, he’s sold more than 150 million albums and topped charts with singles like Release Me (and Let Me Love Again), The Last Waltz and After the Lovin’. And he shows no signs of slowing down as he enters his 80s: Humperdinck has a brand-new... Read more
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The Morning Call
Mavis Staples at Berks Jazz Fest is a living witness to the power of musicYourself” came early. On The Band’s “The Weight” – which The Staple Singers pe
Mavis Staples at Berks Jazz Fest is a living witness to the power of music
The Morning Call / Posted 26 days ago
Yourself” came early. On The Band’s “The Weight” – which The Staple Singers performed in the Bob Dylan concert film “The Last Waltz” -- Staples seemed taken by the spirit, rolling her hands as her background singers carried on. [A... Read more
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The Irish Times
Remembering the genius and lunacy of legendary music promoter Bill GrahamAirplane, Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin. He promoted tours by Bob Dylan and the
Remembering the genius and lunacy of legendary music promoter Bill Graham
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
Airplane, Jimi Hendrix and Janis Joplin. He promoted tours by Bob Dylan and the Rolling Stones and was the man behind The Last Waltz with The Band. He was even onstage at Woodstock, playing cowbell with Santana, though he was scathing about... Read more

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