Electro-Voice Endorser Levon Helm Wins Grammy!
February 14, 2008
Electro-Voice is extremely proud to call Levon Helm one of its artist endorser family members-and would like to congratulate Levon and the staff at Levon Helm Studios for their recent Grammy Award for Best Traditional Folk Album, as well as The Band’s recognition by the Grammy Foundation for Lifetime Achievement. We would like to thank Levon and his staff for their continual support of Electro-Voice as we celebrate 80 years as an American professional audio equipment manufacturer.About Levon Helm and the Grammy Award-winning Album, Dirt Farmer
“Electro-Voice is extremely proud to call Levon Helm one of its artist endorser family members”
From the Critics“Dirt Farmer, an exquisitely unvarnished monument to Americana from a man whose keening, lyrical vocals have become synonymous with it.“-The Washington Post“Closer to the heart of The Band than anything since The Last Waltz.“-Bill Flanagan, CBS News Sunday Morning
“For my money, the best country album of the year so far.“-Chet Flippo, CMT.com
“Levon’s vocals are a welcome miracle... Helm’s drawling howl is heavy with the outrage and sorrow of someone with a deep connection to the land and those who live by it.“-David Fricke, Rolling Stone
“I love this record. This may be one of my favorite records of the year.“-Meredith Ochs, NPR’s All Songs Considered.
“Levon Helm... is back with a miracle of an album.“-Paste Magazine.com“Dirt Farmer is an iconic album, this year’s Time Out of Mind or Freedom. Just give him a Grammy.“-Karen Schoemer, New York magazine“Levon Helm Finds His Voice“ -Rolling Stone
Levon Helm and the Midnight Ramblers use the following Electro-Voice equipment in the studio and on the stage: Microphones: EV RE410 handheld condenser, EV Ravens, EV Cardinals, N/D868, N/D767a, RE20, RE27, Co4, Co9, RE200, RE510, N/D478, N/D468, and N/D967. Loudspeakers: EVM-12L Classic guitar loudspeakers.