On April 13th Robbie will perform 3 songs at the Crossroads Festival with Eric Clapton. READ HERE AND COMMENT.
Read a great review of the HTBC limited edition collector’s set in the Huffington Post
The Band’s Robbie Robertson has toured, recorded, composed soundtracks, written dozens of classics, and worked with everyone from Bob Dylan to Neil Diamond. But on September 19th, he ventured into a new arena – an art gallery.
For a limited time you can get a free download of an alternate version of Robbie’s new single Fear Of Falling which features Robbie singing lead on all the verses accompanied by Eric Clapton on the choruses. This is an early mix of the song that was done by Robbie. The track is exclusive to Robbie’s online community through his website. http://www.robbie-robertson.com/
Rolling Stone Magazine reports…
One afternoon more than a decade ago, Robbie Robertson and Eric Clapton were hanging out at Robertson’s Los Angeles studio, when Clapton spotted Robertson’s prized 1927 Martin acoustic guitar in a corner. Before long, they were trading licks. Says Robertson, “I thought, ‘Well, in case something happens, we’ll just lay this down on tape.’” READ THE WHOLE STORY HERE.
On the heels of the release of Robbie Robertson’s newest record, How to Become Clairvoyant, comes a limited edition collector’s set, available May 30th and serving as a multi-media capstone to some of the mystical themes behind the album. The set, which Robertson hand-curated, contains extras and amenities like 10 exclusive bonus tracks, three clear vinyl LPs, a DVD, customized art and photography by luminaries including Richard Prince and Anton Corbijn, clairvoyant art from the collection of world famous magician Ricky Jay and designed by David Jordan Williams who designed and art directed the project.
Video of Robbie discussing HERE.
This morning in Ottawa, Robbie Robertson received the highest honor that his country of Canada bestows upon its natives. An Officer of the Order of Canada. Read more and watch a short video of highlights of the recipients HERE.
Robbie Robertson Returns: Deluxe, Collectible And One Very Limited Edition
READ THE FULL ARTICLE AND WATCH THE VIDEO INTERVIEW HERE.
In celebration of the accomplishment of How To Become Clairvoyant, Robbie Robertson pulled together some of the great songs that didn’t make the record, some alt. version, outtakes and some of the great art, images and ephemera that the record inspired.
Robbie teamed with world renowned artist Richard Prince who created 5 exclusive pieces of art for the set and master magician Ricky Jay who contributed some incredible artwork from his vast collection of the supernatural the results are nothing short of stunning.
Robbie has limited the pressing to 2,500 and has signed everyone. All sets and artwork are numbered.
Robbie has teamed with a truly incredible group of artists to create a stunning fusion of art and music. World renowned artist Richard Prince has created 3 numbered lithographs, master magician Ricky Jay contributed art from his vast collection and photographers Anton Corbijn, Maureen Lambray, David Jordan Williams and Sante D’Orazio have all made beautiful contributions. Read all the details HERE.