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The Weight Band

September 15 @ 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Performing songs from their current album, Shines Like Gold, as well as classic songs of The Band, The Weight Band is led by Jim Weider, a 15-year former member of The Band and the Levon Helm Band. The Weight Band originated in 2013 inside the famed Woodstock barn of Levon Helm. Weider was inspired by Helm to carry on the musical legacy of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame group. Years of touring have seen The Weight Band revive ‘Woodstock Sound’, helping to keep the spirit of Americana/Roots Rock alive for audiences of all ages. They continue to keep the sound vibrant by releasing new music, evidenced by the album World Gone Mad. Their live set features Weight Band songs from this new album and treasured fan favorites from The Band’s catalog, including “Up On Cripple Creek,” “The Weight,” and “The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down.”

Details

Date:
September 15
Time:
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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Website:
https://ridgefieldplayhouse.org/event/the-weight-band/

Venue

The Ridgefield Playhouse
80 East Ridge
Ridgefield, CT 06877 United States
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Phone:
203.438.5795
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Organizer

The Ridgefield Playhouse
Phone:
(203) 438-5795
Email:
info@ridgefieldplayhouse.org
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