Picks and Pans Review: Worth a Listen

updated 05/08/2000 AT 01:00 AM EDT

originally published 05/08/2000 AT 01:00 AM EDT

>LIVE ON BREEZE HILL Rick Danko Band (Breeze Hill)

Just months before his death last December, Danko sounded as soulful and plaintive as ever as he revisited the Band's shuffling classics—"Ophelia" and "It Makes No-Difference"—sadly, for the last time.

URBAN KNIGHTS III Urban Knights (Narada Jazz) Sixties jazz-pop pioneer Ramsey Lewis ("The In Crowd") contributes keyboards on 10 of these 12 tracks by the latest group of hot, young Chicago musicians he has assembled for this urbane joust.

JUDY GARLAND AT CARNEGIE HALL Judy Garland (Capitol) Rock Hudson, Henry Fonda, Richard Burton and Julie Andrews were among the witnesses when Garland's star was reborn at this historic concert on April 23, 1961.

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