Streams

Robbie Robertson

Wednesday, September 21, 2011

Rock legend Robbie Robertson discusses his long career in music and his new CD, “How to Become Clairvoyant.” He talks about his days performing with Bob Dylan and the Band, making “The Last Waltz,” and composing the scores to the Marin Scorsese films “Raging Bull,” “King of Comedy,” and “The Color of Money.”

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Robbie Robertson

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Comments [7]

pete

david from queens: what do you expect? a humble aging rock star...they don't exist

Sep. 21 2011 12:39 PM
Tony from Canarsie

I'm a long, long time fan of Mr. Robertson's, but it's too bad the music on the cd isn't anywhere near as interesting as the art design. Good luck with your next project.

Btw, the soundtrack for Shutter Island was the best thing about it, imho.

Sep. 21 2011 12:38 PM
H

Ugh. Had to turn it off. Such a pretentious bore.

Sep. 21 2011 12:29 PM
Gary from Port Wasshington

I was just in Washington DC and visited the National Museum of the American Indian on the Mall. It was one of the finest museums I have been to. http://www.nmai.si.edu/ Could Robbie discuss his involvement with the museum - he was mentioned in a number of exhibits. There is a sister museum downtown in NYC at the Custom House. It is a treasure.

Sep. 21 2011 12:22 PM
david from queens

This egotistical self-congratulation must end! He must be a friend of the host.

Sep. 21 2011 12:19 PM
R from Manhattan

I was too young to experience The Band in its era, but I watched "The Last Waltz" recently.

The Band was the most attractive collection of male musicians I've ever seen. Yum.

Music was awesome, too!

Sep. 21 2011 12:18 PM
Rick Robertson from NYC

what a bore! pull the plug on this infomercial now!

Sep. 21 2011 12:18 PM

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