Music industry veteran Bill Bentley shares his thoughts on a new batch of releases by a diverse group of artists, including: Mandy Barnett, Ray Bonneville, Shemekia Copeland, Steve Forbert, Mike Farris, and more!
Everything still existing from the legendary "Basement Tapes" sessions by Dyan and The Band, including 138 tracks. The deluxe set includes two hardcover books full of extensive liner notes and rare photographs.
The Trans-Continental Pop Festival (better known as the Festival Express) set off on this day in 1970. The now legendary tour was unique in that rather than flying to each city, most of the acts traveled on a chartered train.