Top 11 Wah-Wah Songs

Top 11 Wah-Wah Songs

“Noise proves nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she laid an asteroid.” – Mark Twain “In the Presence of the Lord” by Blind Faith Eric Clapton wrote “In the Presence of the Lord” in 1969 while a member of Blind Faith. He asked keyboardist Steve Winwood to provide […]

Robbie Robertson’s ‘Testimony’ — The Interview

Robbie Robertson’s ‘Testimony’ — The Interview

They’re songs that sound like they’ve been around forever, timeless musical screeds drawing from a deep well of country, R&B, folk, gospel, roots rock, Dixieland jazz, and Tin Pan Alley. “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down,” “Stage Fright,” “The Weight,” “Up On Cripple Creek,” “Rag Mama Rag,” “It Makes No Difference,” “King Harvest (Has […]

GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win an AUTOGRAPHED Copy of Robbie Robertson’s New Memoir, ‘Testimony’

GIVEAWAY: Enter for a Chance to Win an AUTOGRAPHED Copy of Robbie Robertson’s New Memoir, ‘Testimony’

As primary songwriter and lead guitarist of The Band, Robbie Robertson has carved an indelible and irreplaceable spot for himself in music history. He compiled some of his recollections, stories and anecdotes into a new memoir titled Testimony, and Rock Cellar is proud to have some SIGNED copies of the book to offer up in […]

Top 11 Gambling Songs

Top 11 Gambling Songs

“Part of the $10 million I spent on gambling, part on booze and part on women. The rest I spent foolishly.” – George Raft Established rock acts today often appear at casinos, where musicians like Elton John, Kiss and Guns N’ Roses have played residencies. So enjoy our Top 11 Gambling Songs – but please, […]

Robbie Robertson Recalls the Band’s Hits, Legacy and Experiences (Interview)

Robbie Robertson Recalls the Band’s Hits, Legacy and Experiences (Interview)

Throughout the course of their illustrious career, The Band were arguably the finest practitioners of Americana, deftly cross-pollinating blues, C&W, honky tonk, R&B, gospel, soul, funk, Cajun and more into a delectable musical stew. The Night They Drive Old Dixie Down, King Harvest (Has Surely Come), The Weight, The Shape I’m In,  Up On Cripple […]