Friday fanfare: “The Weight” at the Americana Awards

At the Americana Awards in 2012, they paid tribute to the recently deceased Levon Helm with a lovely rendition of “The Weight,” which was performed by Amy Helm, Teresa Williams, Larry Campbell, Emmylou Harris, John Hiatt, Sam Bush (doing amazing work with the mandolin), Booker T. Jones, Bonnie Raitt (who also plays some stellar slide guitar), Brittany Howard, and a bunch more.

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