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Bob Dylan's 71st Birthday Special and celebration of the life of The Band's Levon Helm - May 23, 2012 at 8:00pm

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Bob Dylan's 71st Birthday Special and celebration of the life of The Band's Levon Helm

Derk and Larry host their annual Bob Dylan Birthday Special (his 71st on May 24), and celebrate the life of his longtime friend Levon Helm (who died April 19) and Helm's group the Band. Favorites and rarities abound in this special edition of "Sing Out" and "Dead to the World."

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Show StartTalk
Derk and Larry Host4-hour BOB DYLAN 71st Birthday specialwith a tribute to Levon Helm and the Band
Dylan/BandWhen I Paint My MasterpieceRock of AgesCapitol
Bob DylanYou're No GoodBob DylanColumbia
Bob DylanWhen the Ship Comes InThe Times They Are A-Changin'Columbia
Bob DylanMy Wife's Home TownTogether Through LifeColumbia
Bob Dylan/HawksLike a Rolling StoneBootleg 4: Live 1966Columbia
The Band (Levon Helm: vocal)Up on Cripple CreekThe Last WaltzWarner Bros./Rhino
Bob DylanGotta Serve Somebody (1987)Classics LiveColumbia
Paula WestMaggie's Farm(unreleased)n.a.
Bryan FerryJust Like Tom Thumb's BluesDylanesqueVirgin
The BandThe WeightWoodstock (box)Atlantic
Bob DylanI Want YouBlonde on BlondeColumbia
ByrdsChimes of Freedom (live 1969) The Byrds Play DylanColumbia
Jimmy LaFaveLove Minus Zero/No LimitLive at Freight and Salvage 5-20-11n.a.
Grateful Dead w/Butch Trucks & Dickey BettsIt Takes a Lot to Laugh, It Takes a Train to Cry (1973)Postcards of the HangingGrateful Dead/Arista
Bob DylanRing them Bells (live 1993)Bootleg 8: Tell Tale SignsColumbia

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