Performing songs of The Band, THE WEIGHT BAND is keeping the spirit and
the music alive that helped define an era. Members of THE WEIGHT were
either actual players in The Band, or are directly and deeply connected
to their legacy. The group features Jim Weider from The Band, Brian
Mitchell of the Levon Helm Band, Marty Grebb, who wrote for The Band and
worked with Rick Danko and Richard Manuel, Albert Rogers from the Jim
Weider Band and frequent performer at The Barn's Midnight Rambles.
Michael Bram, the newest member of THE WEIGHT, played with Jason Mraz.
Prepare for an
unforgettable performance and enjoy timeless hits like "The Weight", "Up
On Cripple Creek", "Ophelia", "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down",
"Rag Mama Rag" and so many others. Hear the most authentic presentation
of The Band's music performed on stage, and see why the Chicago Sun
Times proclaimed "THE WEIGHT carries on where THE BAND left off." Come
and take a load off.