The Lumineers http://redriverradio.org en The Band: Live at the Academy of Music http://redriverradio.org/post/band-live-academy-music <p><strong>Airs Friday, October 25 at 10 p.m. </strong>&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">For this hour-long special, The Band co-founder and songwriter Robbie Robertson sits down with host Mike Etchart for a candid, insightful and revealing conversation on the behind-the-scenes history and dynamics of the group, and the inspiration and stories of some of their best known songs, like "The Weight", "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" and many others that are interspersed throughout the program. Robbie also discusses the original influences of The Band and their music, and why their sound continues to influence contemporary groups like The Lumineers and Mumford &amp; Sons. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Before there was "Americana".......there was The Band.</span></p><p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 03:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz 35112 at http://redriverradio.org The Band: Live at the Academy of Music