Yeah, and when you’re on stage, anything can happen. You’re kind of in control, but, not really. You just kind of carry it along with the night.
Theirs was the music behind the big names. Each, a master of his craft, influenced the world in such a way, that rock 'n' roll may well have been stillborn without them.
"One of the most moving things for me doing this work was to unpack the therapeutic effect of this music, and how it helps us find peace..."
"Duane never once, I never recall him, not one time, trying to tell anybody what to play."
Margolin is currently on tour with The Last Waltz 40, a celebration of the original concert billed as The Band's last performance.
His life story reads like the blues version of a Grimm fairy tale...
"The musicians that I surround myself with are musicians that I trust. They’re good, they’re fantastic, and they are all craft; all of them. That means that I can tap their strengths."
"Well, blues is pretty much a part of everything that I do. ...That music is in my heart, and always will be."