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Published: 2012/04/25

Levon Helm’s Studio Confirms Wake Information, Drummer to Be Buried Next to Rick Danko

A public wake will be held for Levon Helm at his Woodstock, NY-are studio tomorrow. Fans and friends of The Band drummer can pay their respects between 10 AM and 3 PM ET. Personal vehicles will not be permitted at the studio, however. Parking will be available at three locations in Woodstock: The Woodstock Playhouse 103 Mill Hill Road, Woodstock, Cucina Woodstock, 109 Mill Hill Road and Andy Lee Field, Rock City Road, Woodstock.

Helm will be laid to rest in Woodstock Cemetery next to longtime Band bassist Rick Danko. The bassist’s death effectively ended The Band’s touring days in 1999.


There are 6 comments associated with this post

Suzan April 25, 2012, 12:15:57

I loved these guys. They improved the world we live in. RIP

Mitch April 25, 2012, 15:47:08

Rest in Peace. Thank you for all the good times . We won’t forget.

mark April 25, 2012, 15:49:32

We will miss you Levon, you are one of the greatest ever. Saw you with the Band in Nashville back in the 90’s touring for “Jericho”, and it ranks up there in my top 10 live shows. The world needs more musicians and genuine songwriters like Levon Helm and Rick Danko.

ray vann April 25, 2012, 17:25:11

Levon and Rick together again. What a beautiful thing.

Gerry Cain April 25, 2012, 23:43:06

Thank You Levon…...For Everything!

Brian April 26, 2012, 09:51:14

An American original – RIP

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