Levon Helm - Ramble At The Ryman (2011)
DVD-5 | MPEG 2, NTSC 16:9 (720x480), 29.970 fps, VBR 4922 Kbps
Audio #1: DD 2.0, 192 kbps | Audio #2: DD 5.1, 448kbps | 01:14:56 | 3,22 Gb | 5% RecoveryBlues / Country / Blues Rock / Country Rock / Roots Rock / Rock & Roll
Dirt Farmer Music / Vanguard Records #79858-9 / 79976-9
On September 17, 2008, the legendary Levon Helm took his beloved Midnight Ramble on the road to one of America's treasured venues, Nashville's historic Ryman Auditorium. Accompanied by such luminaries as Buddy Miller, John Hiatt, Sheryl Crow, George Receli, Sam Bush and Billy Bob Thornton, the Levon Helm Band created an unforgettable night of stage magic. Ramble At The Ryman - Live CD & DVD (each sold separately) captures the joy, essence and reverence of Helm's live shows. This collection features the Levon Helm Band in a veritable tour through the American songbook, performing classics from Helm's tenure with The Band, as well as song's from his Grammy winning release Dirt Farmer and selections from artists such as Chuck Berry, the Carter Family and more. Ramble at the Ryman came on the heels of Dirt Farmer's stunning debut which won a Grammy in 2008 for Best Traditional Folk Album and landed Helm a spot in Rolling Stone's The 100 Greatest Singers of All Time.