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Phil Lesh closed out his 79th birthday run at The Capitol Theatre on Saturday night with help from Luther Dickinson, Amy Helm and Birds Of Chicago’s Allison Russell – listen to full show audio.
Listen to “Hallelujah (I’m A Dreamer),” the second single from Luther Dickinson And Sisters Of The Strawberry Moon’s upcoming debut album ‘Solstice.’
Luther Dickinson & Sisters Of The Strawberry Moon unveiled the ‘Like A Songbird That Has Fallen’ video featuring the North Mississippi Allstars frontman joined by Amy Helm and Lillie Mae.
Luther Dickinson formed Luther Dickinson & Sisters Of The Strawberry Moon. The band will soon release its debut album ‘Solstice’ and unveiled the lead single featuring Amy Helm on vocals.
Watch Amy Helm lead her band through “This Too Shall Light” at the inaugural Dirt Farmer Festival back in August.
- Andy Falco, Tony Trischka, Holly Bowling, Tom Hamilton & Amy Helm Join Railroad Earth At Horn O’Plenty
Railroad Earth was joined by special guests Andy Falco, Tony Trischka, Holly Bowling, Tom Hamilton and Amy Helm at this year’s annual Horn O’Plenty run in Pennsylvania.
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About Amy Helm
Amy Helm’s deep musical roots were enriched by a lifetime of exposure to the finest expressions of American musical tradition. Combined with her stunning vocal and other creative gifts, those roots have grown up to reveal a spellbinding artist who moves easily through a broad range of musical styles.
Photo courtesy of Ahron R. Foster. The daughter of music legend Levon Helm and singer/songwriter Libby Titus Fagen, Helm wields a powerful voice that can both stir and soothe, whether she is singing traditional gospel, blues standards or her own heartfelt compositions. She is a gifted musician on both mandolin and drums, and has clearly absorbed the lessons of the many other accomplished artists with whom she has shared stages, including Mavis Staples, Emmylou Harris, and Joan Osborne as well as other uniquely American performers like Dr. John and Hubert Sumlin.
A founding member of the roots band Ollabelle with whom she has recorded three CDs, Helm has also performed live with scores of notable musicians like Warren Haynes, The Wood Brothers, and Donald Fagen, and her distinctive voice can be heard on recordings by artists ranging from Mercury Rev to Marc Cohn.
Her lengthy resume is highlighted by many years of singing and playing alongside her father, with whom she conceived, launched and perfected the Midnight Rambles, intimate performances held since 2004 at his home and studio in Woodstock, N.Y. The musical chemistry, affectionate humor and family pride that Amy shared on stage with her father helped shape the Midnight Ramble as it evolved into a musical event that still attracts fans and musicians from around the world. She co-produced Levon Helm’s 2007 CD Dirt Farmer, which won the Grammy for Best Traditional Folk Album, and she is prominently featured on the Levon Helm Band’s Electric Dirt and Ramble at the Ryman Grammy-winning albums.
Helm continues to perform with the Ollabelle, the Midnight Ramble Band and the Dirt Farmer Band. She is poised to release her first solo album in 2014.
Tame Impala, Janelle Monáe, Lil Wayne, Tenacious D, Calpurnia and others are part of the 2019 Lollapalooza lineup.
The Barr Brothers will perform their self-titled debut, ‘Sleeping Operator’ and ‘Queens of the Breakers’ across the three-night run.
Umphrey’s McGee announced 2019 Summer Tour dates and ticket information.
Trey Anastasio Band will perform two concerts at the soon-to-open Mission Ballroom in Denver.
Watch moe. perform “Blue Jeans Pizza” during an in-studio session they recorded at SiriusXM’s New York City studio.