Larry Groce

Mountain Stage
3:25 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

The Band On Mountain Stage

Levon Helm and The Band performed on Mountain Stage in 1996.
Mountain Stage

Originally published on Fri April 20, 2012 5:01 pm

I first heard Levon Helm's voice in 1968, on The Band's album Music From Big Pink. Ray Wylie Hubbard turned me on to the record when I came home to Dallas from college that summer. I was immediately drawn into a sound that was unlike anything I'd ever heard. "The Weight" became my favorite song.

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