The Chris Robinson Brotherhood Honors Leon Russell In Richmond
Last night the Chris Robinson Brotherhood held a concert at The National in Richmond, Virginia. The band took the opportunity to pay tribute to the late great Leon Russell by covering a pair of his songs to open their second set.
The master of space & time has left the planet. Long live the man under the top hat! Truly one of our biggest influences & a real American music legend! We love you Leon!
At the start of their second set, frontman Chris Robinson led the outfit through covers of Russell’s “Stranger In A Strange Land” and “Alcatraz.” Both songs were recorded on the landmark 1971 LP Leon Russell And The Shelter People. The full CRB setlist from their show on Monday night can be seen in the graphic below.
Tour Dates for
Chris Robinson Brotherhood
- New York, NY
Tibet House Benefit Concert at Isaac Stern Auditorium @ Carnegie HallMargo PricePhilip GlassJon BatisteChris Robinson BrotherhoodTenzin ChoegyalBernard SumnerSturgill SimpsonJason IsbellNathaniel RateliffLaurie Anderson
- Thornville, OH
- 3 days • May 24 - 26, 2019
Chris Robinson Brotherhood at Dark Star JubileeDark Star OrchestraChris Robinson BrotherhoodLukas Nelson & Promise of The Real
Exact performance date not yet confirmed.