The Weight: Performing Songs of The Band Feat. Former Members of The Band, Levon Helm Band, and Rick Danko Group
- One World Theatre
- 7701 Bee Caves Rd.
- Austin, TX 78746
- November 3, 2016
- Time: 7:00 PM
Jim Weider is a former member of the legendary group,THE BAND. From 1985 to 2000, Jim replaced Robbie Robertson as their lead guitarist, writing songs and performing on their three studio albums, Jericho, High on the Hog and Jubilation. He toured internationally with original Band members Levon Helm, Garth Hudson and Rick Danko for fifteen years and was featured with them on numerous albums, films, videos and television appearances. Jim is a current member of Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Band and his group ProJECT Percolator.
Randy Ciarlante was a member of the second incarnation of THE BAND. Up until Levon's passing, he double-drummed in Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Band. He played drums alongside Levon and sang on The Band's albums, circa 1990s, including Jericho, High On The Hog and Jubilation. Randy also leads his own amazing band, "CKS".
Brian Mitchell is a current member of Levon Helm's Midnight Ramble Band and is well-known within the circles of the music industry and beyond for his solo career and his high-profile collaborations. He has recorded and performed with some of music's most respected artists, Levon Helm, Bob Dylan, Al Green, B.B. King, and countless others.
Marty Grebb played with The Rick Danko Band, The Garth Hudson Band, wrote songs with Richard Manuel, and also wrote for and recorded with Eric Clapton, Leon Russell, Etta James, Marty also wrote songs, and played for THE BAND appearing on the Jericho CD.
Albert Rogers - Albert plays bass and shares vocal duties as a member of THE WEIGHT. A long-time collaborator with Jim Weider, Albert has played with Levon Helm and Garth Hudson of The Band, as well as Albert Lee, Jim Quick, and Grayson Hugh.
TICKET PRICES - Prime: $65House: $50Side: $25