He’ll be country crooning and singing the blues. Levon Helm, drummer and vocalist of The Band known for his soulful vocals and powerful drumming style, will continue his solo tour after a successful recovery from a vocal chord biopsy. His album, Dirt Farmer, just won a Grammy in the new Americana category. You can catch him at The Wellmont Theatre on Feb. 26. Tickets start at $35. levonhelm.com.
Levon Helm: Ditching The band
—by Megan DiGuilio, February 25, 2010