The Band ‎– The Best Of A Musical History

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CD-1 Ronnie Hawkins & The Hawks (2) Who Do You Love?
Bass – Roy BuchananComposed By – Ellas McDanielDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Rick Danko, Robbie RobertsonPiano – Richard ManuelProducer – Henry GloverVocals – Ronnie Hawkins
CD-2 Levon & The Hawks* He Don't Love You (And He'll Break Your Heart)
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonDrums, Vocals – Levon HelmGuitar, Vocals – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonSupervised By – Eddie HellerVocals, Bass – Rick DankoVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-3 Bob Dylan With The Hawks (2) Can You Please Crawl Out Your Window? (Single Version)
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Bob DylanDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonPiano – Richard ManuelProducer – Bob Johnson*Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica – Bob Dylan
CD-4 The Band Ain't No More Cane On The Brazos
Accordion – Garth HudsonArranged By – The BandComposed By – TraditionalProducer – John SimonVocals, Bass – Rick DankoVocals, Drums – Richard ManuelVocals, Guitar – Robbie RobertsonVocals, Mandolin – Levon Helm
CD-5 The Band The Weight
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan, Vocals – Richard ManuelPiano – Garth HudsonProducer – John SimonVocals, Bass – Rick DankoVocals, Drums – Levon Helm
CD-6 The Band Orange Juice Blues (Blues For Breakfast)
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Richard ManuelDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonProducer – John SimonVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-7 The Band King Harvest (Has Surely Come)
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Robbie RobertsonElectric Piano – John SimonGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonProducer – John SimonVocals – Richard ManuelVocals, Drums – Levon Helm
CD-8 The Band All La Glory (Early Version)
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Robbie RobertsonDrums – Richard ManuelGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonProducer – The BandVocals, Guitar – Levon Helm
CD-9 The Band Stage Fright
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonPiano – Richard ManuelProducer – The BandVocals, Bass – Rick Danko
CD-10 The Band I Shall Be Released
Bass, Vocals – Rick DankoComposed By – Bob DylanDrums, Vocals – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonProducer – John SimonVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-11 The Band 4% Pantomime
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Robbie Robertson, Van MorrisonDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonProducer – The BandVocals – Van MorrisonVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-12 The Band Don't Do It
Bass, Vocals – Rick DankoComposed By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland*Guitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonPiano, Vocals – Richard ManuelProducer – The BandVocals, Drums – Levon Helm
CD-13 The Band Life Is A Carnival
Arranged By [Horns] – Allen ToussaintComposed By – Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Robbie RobertsonGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonPiano [Pianette], Vocals, Handclaps – Richard ManuelProducer – The BandVocals, Bass – Rick DankoVocals, Drums – Levon Helm
CD-14 The Band Slippin' & Slidin' (Live)
Composed By – Al Collins*, Eddie Bocage*, James Smith (9), Richard PennimanGuitar, Vocals – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonVocals, Bass – Rick DankoVocals, Drums – Levon HelmVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-15 The Band Endless Highway
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonDrums – Levon HelmElectric Piano – Richard ManuelGuitar – Robbie RobertsonKeyboards – Garth HudsonProducer – The BandVocals, Bass – Rick Danko
CD-16 The Band Share Your Love With Me
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Alfred Braggs*, Deadric MaloneDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonKeyboards – Garth HudsonProducer – The BandVocals, Piano – Richard Manuel
CD-17 Bob Dylan With The Band Forever Young
Bass – Rick DankoComposed By – Bob DylanDrums – Levon HelmGuitar – Robbie RobertsonOrgan – Garth HudsonPiano – Richard ManuelVocals, Guitar, Harmonica – Bob Dylan
CD-18 The Band Twilight (Song Sketch)
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonVocals, Piano – Robbie Robertson
CD-19 The Band Home Cookin'
Bass – Levon HelmComposed By – Rick DankoDrums, Vocals – Richard ManuelGuitar – Robbie RobertsonPiano – Garth HudsonProducer – The BandVocals, Guitar – Rick Danko
DVD-1 The Band Jam/King Harvest (Has Surely Come) (Rec. 1970, Robbie's Studio, Woodstock, NY)
Composed By – Robbie Robertson, The Band
DVD-2 The Band Long Black Veil (Live 7/5/70, From The Film, Festival Express, Performed In Calgary, Canada)
Composed By – Danny Dill, Marijohn WilkinFilm Director – Bob Smeaton
DVD-3 The Band Rockin' Chair (Live 7/5/70, From The Film, Festival Express, Performed In Calgary, Canada)
Composed By – Robbie RobertsonFilm Director – Bob Smeaton
DVD-4 The Band Don't Do It (Live 12/28-12/31/71, The Academy Of Music, NYC)
Composed By – Brian Holland, Lamont Dozier, Eddie Holland*
DVD-5 The Band Hard Times (The Slop)/Just Another Whistle Stop (Live 9/14/74, Wembley Stadium, London)
Composed By – Noble "Thin Man" Watts*, Richard Manuel, Robbie Robertson

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Track 1:
Orig. Released: Roulette single 4483 (1963) & Ronnie Hawkins a The Hawks "The Best Of Ronnie Hawkins", Roulette LP 25255 (1964)
Rec. Date: January 1963, Bell Sound Studio, NYC
Track 2:
Orig. Released: Atco single 6383 (1965)
Rec. Date: September 1965, NYC
Track 3:
Orig. Released: Columbia single 43477 (1965)
Rec. Date: October 5, 1965, Columbia Studios, NYC
Track 4:
Orig. Released: Bob Dylan & The Band "The Basement Tapes", Columbia LP 33682 (1975)
Rec. Date: Late 1967-Early 1968, Big Pink, Saugerties, NY
Track 5:
Orig. Released: Capitol single 2269 & "Music From Big Pink", Capitol LP 2955 (1968)
Rec. Date: January 12, 1968, A&R Studios, NYC
Track 6:
Orig. Released: "Across The Great Divide" CD box set, Capitol 89565 (1994)
Rec. Date: February 20, 1968, Gold Star Studios, L.A., CA
Track 7:
Orig. Released: "The Band", Capitol LP 132 (1969)
Rec. Date: March-April 1969, Sammy Davis, Jr.'s pool-house, Hollywood, CA
Track 8:
Rec. Date: June 13, 1970, Woodstock Playhouse, Woodstock, NY
Mixed: Summer 2004
Track 9:
Orig. Released: "Stage Fright", Capitol LP 425 (1970)
Rec. Date: June-July 1970, Woodstock Playhouse, Woodstock, NY
Track 10:
Orig. Released: Capitol single 2269 & "Music From Big Pink", Capitol LP 2955 (1968)
Rec. Date: February 1968, Capitol Studios, L.A., CA
Track 11:
Rec. Date: June 1971, Bearsville Sound Studios, Bearsville, NY
Mixed: Summer 2004
Track 12:
Orig. Released: Capitol CD reissue 25391 (2000)
Rec. Date: February 1971, Bearsville Sound Studios, Bearsville, NY
Track 13:
Orig. Released: Capitol single 3199 & "Cahoots", Capitol LP 651 (1971)
Rec. Date: August 1971, Bearsville Sound Studios, Bearsville, NY
Track 14:
Rec. Date: July 5, 1970, the Festival Express Train Tour, Calgary, Canada
Track 15:
Orig. Released: "Moondog Matinee", Capitol CD reissue 25393 (2001)
Rec. Date: 1972, Bearsville Sound Studios, Bearsville, NY
Track 16:
Orig. Released: "Moondog Matinee", Capitol LP 11214 (1973)
Rec. Date: April 2, 1973, Capitol Studios, L.A., CA
Track 17:
Orig. Released: Bob Dylan "Planet Waves", Asylum LP 1003 (1974)
Rec. Date: November 8, 1973, Village Recorder, West L.A., CA
Track 18:
Rec. Date: December 1975, Robbie Robertson's house, Malibu, CA
Track 19:
Rec. Date: 1976, Shangri-La Studios, Malibu, CA
Mixed: Summer 2004

All tracks digitally remastered at Digiprep
Audio assembly: Capitol Mastering Studios, Hollywood
Tracks 8, 11, 14, 18, 19 and DVD material previously available only on the six-disc box set THE BAND: A Musical History.

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