David Grisman



David Grisman
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Rating
Active
1970 to 2010
Born
March 23, 1945 in New Jersey
Location
Hackensack, New Jersey, United States
Biography
David Grisman (born 1945 in Hackensack, New Jersey) is a noted bluegrass/newgrass mandolinist and composer of acoustic music. He started the Acoustic Disc record label in an effort to preserve and spread acoustic or instrumental music. David Grisman started his musical career in 1963 as a member of The Even Dozen Jug Band. His nickname, "Dawg" was affectionately assigned by his close friend Jerry Garcia (the two met at a Van Hoy Campground (NC) back when they used to host the old time fiddlers convention).
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Top Songs by David Grisman


Shady Grove

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Shady Grove

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The Thrill Is Gone

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Long Black Veil

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Sitting Here In Limbo

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Casey Jones

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Sittin' Here in Limbo

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The Ballad of Frankie Lee and Judas Priest

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Down in the Valley

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Rockin' Chair

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Pickin'

Pickin'

David Grisman November 3, 2017

12 Tracks

Del & Dawg Live

Del & Dawg Live

David Grisman February 26, 2016

27 Tracks

Muddy Roads

Muddy Roads

David Grisman October 22, 2013

16 Tracks

Dawg Plays Big Mon

Dawg Plays Big Mon

David Grisman March 6, 2012

21 Tracks

Quintet '80

Quintet '80

David Grisman April 26, 2011

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Mondo Mando

Mondo Mando

David Grisman April 26, 2011

8 Tracks

The David Grisman Rounder Album

The David Grisman Rounder Album

David Grisman February 22, 2011

13 Tracks

The Pizza Tapes Extra Large Edition

The Pizza Tapes Extra Large Edition

Tony Rice January 4, 2011

39 Tracks

Frank N Dawg

Frank N Dawg

David Grisman September 14, 2010

14 Tracks

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