Levon Helm: Ditching The band Megan DiGuilio February 25, 2010 Goings-On 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. Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.