Associated Press Photo Friday 10 December 1999

Associated Press Photo
Members of The Band, Rick Danko, right, and Robbie Robertson, left, share a light moment with Eric Clapton, center, backstage following the legendary group's Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony at New York's Waldorf Astoria in this Jan. 19, 1994, file photo. Danko, who went from Bob Dylan's backup band to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a bassist and singer with The Band, died Friday morning, Dec. 10, 1999, in his home in Woodstock, N.Y. It is not immediately known what caused Danko'sdeath, which comes a day after his 56th birthday. (AP Photo/Joe Tabacca, File )