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Robbie Robertson: The Underworld of Redboy

Steve Roeser, Goldmine, 28 August 1998

TWENTY YEARS ago, a Martin Scorsese film called The Last Waltz was released in theaters. As rock fans easily recall, this star-studded musical event – featuring a concert that took place at Bill Graham's Winterland venue during November of 1976 – marked a farewell to the Band, one of the greatest rock 'n' roll groups this continent has ever known.

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