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Levon Helm Band to release 'Midnight Ramble Sessions Vol 3'

Levon Helm Band to release 'Midnight Ramble Sessions Vol 3'

A new CD featuring live songs from Levon Helm’s Midnight Ramble house concerts, will be released on November 20, according to a report on Rolling Stone.

Midnight Ramble Sessions Volume 3 is one of the last projects Helm completed before he died on April 19. He and producer Brendan McDonough are reported to have sifted through hundreds of gigs which took place at the Rambles held in Helm's Woodstock barn. Guests on the album include Chris Robinson and Allen Toussaint.

A tribute concert, Love For Levon, will be held on October 3, at the Izod Center in East Rutherford, New Jersey. Pink Floyd's Roger Waters, The Eagles' Joe Walsh, Gregg Allman and Bruce Hornsby are all scheduled to perform.


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