Helm, the longtime drummer of The Band who backed Bob Dylan and sang with Van Morrison, died Thursday. He was 71. Fresh Air remembers Helm with excerpts from his two appearances on the show in 1993 and 2007.
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KEXP Bob Dylan Documentary - Honest With Me: Firsthand Stories of Bob Dylan - #5: Dylan and the Band at Big Pink
This is the story of Big Pink, the big house in the country where Dylan worked with the Band. The Band’s Robbie Robertson reveals one of the secrets to Dylan’s songwriting. Written by Michele Myers with a First-Hand Story from The Band’s Robbie Robertson. Song: "The Weight" by The Band.