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Helpless by The Band

Winterland - San Francisco, California, November 25, 1976

From The Band's final performance in 1976. Documented by Martin Scorcese and released as the rockumentary The Last Waltz.

In this clip, when Neil Young performs Helpless, Joni can be seen singing background vocals from a microphone backstage, in the shadows. During Neil Young's previous performance of the song Mystery Train the stage lights blew out, leaving only one spotlight to light the stage.

Concert documentary release date: April 26, 1978 (USA).

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