Dead Confederates, A Civil War Era Blog

Levon Helm, 1940-2012

Posted in Media by Andy Hall on April 19, 2012

And of course, “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down.”

____________

Advertisements

3 Responses

Subscribe to comments with RSS.

  1. corkingiron said, on April 19, 2012 at 5:05 pm

    Thanks, Andy. This man’s music has somehow been a number of mileposts in my life – starting as a young man and a rabid fan of Ronnie Hawkins and the Hawks. Charles Pierce’ obituary says all I could possibly say.

    http://www.esquire.com/blogs/politics/levon-helm-america-8173059

  2. Patrick Young said, on April 21, 2012 at 6:09 am

    Thanks for this. Saw Levon twice in recent years and wish I had seen him a dozen more times.

  3. Jack said, on August 1, 2013 at 8:27 pm

    got interested in Levon Helm after I saw Electric Mist. I also was born in 1940 and are the son of an Arkansas cotton farmer as well.
    Chopped and picked plenty of cotton.
    We will sorely miss him


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: