VIDEO: Party On Garth! Happy Birthday to The Band's Garth Hudson

Today is Garth Hudson's birthday.  We're celebrating the legendary keyboardist of The Band on his special day with some video that showcases his skills, as well as footage of him returning to Big Pink, the house where he and his mates in The Band recorded with Bob Dylan.

Rolling Stone Magazine accopmanies Garth Hudson on his return to Big Pink, the house near Woodstock where The Band recorded with Bob Dylan.

 

Bob Dylan's 'Basement Tapes' Exclusive: Garth Hudson Returns to Big Pink

In this exclusive documentary, Rolling Stone returns with Garth Hudson to Big Pink for the first time since he moved out. Watch him reminisce about times past, and explain of the recording secrets of The Basement Tapes. Don't miss the end of the video when Garth sits down to play the piano in the basement one last time.

 

Levon Helm, Rick Danko and Garth Hudson take a trip 'Up on Cripple Creek'.

 

RARE FOOTAGE of 'The Band' Levon Helm, Rick Danko, Garth Hudson - Up On Cripple Creek

Featuring Randy Ciarlante & Jim Weider Just for love... I dont own this material. I thank the Traums for making this happen.

 

Garth Hudson shows that he stills has that special touch as he paints the keys on an extended solo on 'The Weight'

 

Last Waltz Garth Hudson solo the Weight Apr 9 2017 Chicago nunupics.com

Last Waltz Garth Hudson solo the Weight Apr 9 2017 Chicago nunupics.com