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Guitarist Robbie Robertson is the only member to get a composer credit on this, even though the others claimed they helped write it. This means Robertson continues to earn royalties from it while the others get nothing.
The Band recorded this in Sammy Davis Jr.'s Hollywood house. The Band rented it to record their second album.
The Band performed this on The Ed Sullivan Show in 1969. It was their only appearance on the show.
For "Up On Cripple Creek," keyboardist Garth Hudson played a Hohner Clavinet D6 through a Vox Wah Wah pedal.
Bob was the bass player and lyricist for the first two Ozzy Osbourne albums. Here's how he wrote songs like "Crazy Train" and "Mr. Crowley" with Ozzy and Randy Rhoads.
Cy Curnin of The Fixx
The man who brought us "Red Skies" and "Saved By Zero" is now an organic farmer in France.
The country sweetheart opines about the demands of touring and talks about writing songs with her famous father.
Songs About Movies
Iron Maiden, Adele, Toto, Eminem and Earth, Wind & Fire are just some of the artists with songs directly inspired by movies - and not always good ones.