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Evangeline

Garth Hudson, Richard Manuel, Levon Helm, Robbie Robertson, Rick Danko She stands on the banks of the mighty Mississippi Alone in the pale moonlight Waitin’ for a man, a riverboat gambler Said that he’d return tonight So begins the tale … Continue reading

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Fools Such As I

In 1952 Hank Snow put down the first cut of what has become a fool’s standard. (Now and Then There’s) A Fool Such As I has been swung, rocked, moaned, shuffled, stomped on, picked back up and poured over an … Continue reading

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Richard Manuel Shall Be Released

Tears of Rage Richard Manuel died tonight in 1986. Maybe he took his own life, maybe he didn’t. Yes, it was a hanging. Is that so cut and dry? To some it is, to me I don’t know. There’s more … Continue reading

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