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Robbie Robertson Pulls His Own Weight




Robbie Robertson with The Frame's John Horn at the musician's studio.
Robbie Robertson with The Frame's John Horn at the musician's studio.
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On today's show:

Have Guitar, Will Travel

(Starts at 7:45) 

Robbie Robertson is best known as the guitarist of The Band and composer of their hit, “The Weight.” He’s also a prolific film composer, having written for many of Martin Scorsese’s films, including his upcoming Netflix film, “The Irishman.” Robertson met with John Horn at his recording studio to discuss his latest album, “Sinematic,” and an upcoming documentary about his life with The Band called “Once Were Brothers.”

Final Notes From Toronto

(Starts at 00:45) 

Variety film critic Peter Debruge gives John a final debrief on the Toronto International Film Festival, which concluded this weekend. Among other news, the coveted audience award went to Taika Waititi's "Jojo Rabbit."