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9 thoughts on “ The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down - The Band - The Band

  1. Pat from Vienna, Austria I am alone in my worry. the night they drove old dixie down is an extraordinary song and one i love but as i understand it it is sympathetic to the south which is by its existence within the the civil war a racist stance. i know it was somewhat confused but to glorify people supporting slavery and so a racist stance seems to me to say the least problematic. i maybe wrong .
  2. About “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down”. The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down was recorded by the Band in and released on their second self-titled album. The song, written by Robbie Robertson, talks about the last days of The Civil War and the suffering of the white southerners. The song was very famously performed at their last concert in

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