Randy Ciarlante

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Randy Ciarlante
Born Woodstock, New York, United States
Genres Blues rock, roots rock, instrumental rock, jazz fusion, jam rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, drums, percussion
Years active 1970s–present[1]
Associated acts The Band, the Levon Helm Band, Mad Conductor

Randy Ciarlante is an American musician who frequently played with The Band. He joined The Band in 1990,[1] singing harmony and playing drums. He played and sang on their albums from the 1990s, including Jericho, High on the Hog and Jubilation.[2] After the Band dissolved, he joined the Jim Weider Band from 1998 to 2006 and continues to play occasionally with Weider's Percolator band.[3] In 2006, he joined the Organiks, a band based in Woodstock, New York, in which he is a primary vocalist, songwriter and drummer, along with Bruce Katz, Jay Collins and Chris Vitarello. Randy Ciarlante has also been a mainstay of the Woodstock music scene since 1981 and has played with many of that area's leading musicians over the years.


With Eric Andersen[edit]

  • 1968 More Hits from Tin Can Alley

With The Band[edit]

With Rick Danko[edit]

With Levon Helm[edit]

  • 2000 Souvenir, Vol. 1

With Jim Weider[edit]

  • 2000 Big Foot
  • 2003 Remedy
  • 2006 Percolator

With Mad Conductor[edit]

  • 2010 Central America
  • 2015 Space Rock Steady


  1. ^ a b Gabites, Lee (5 May 1997). "Randy Ciarlante on The Band, The Woodstock All Stars & The Crowmatix". The Band. Retrieved 6 October 2012. 
  2. ^ Pareles, Jon (2 April 1994). "Review/Pop; From the Band, the Name and Sometimes the Sound". The New York Times. Retrieved 6 October 2012. 
  3. ^ Terlesky, John (9 January 2003). "Jim Weider finds a remedy to cope with Band's legacy". The Morning Call. Retrieved 6 October 2012. 

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