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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Muddy Roads

Shady Grove

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Jerry Garcia / David Grisman

The Thrill Is Gone

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Long Black Veil

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Grateful Dawg The Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Sitting Here In Limbo

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Casey Jones

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Grateful Dawg

Sittin' Here in Limbo

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Been All Around This World

The Ballad of Frankie Lee and Judas Priest

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Down in the Valley

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Jerry Garcia / David Grisman

Rockin' Chair

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Albums, Releases & Mixtapes


Del & Dawg Live

Del & Dawg Live

David Grisman February 26, 2016

27 Tracks

Quintet '80

Quintet '80

David Grisman April 26, 2011

8 Tracks

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

Satisfied

Satisfied

John Sebastian November 6, 2007

14 Tracks

New Shabbos Waltz

New Shabbos Waltz

David Grisman August 8, 2006

13 Tracks

Early Dawg

Early Dawg

David Grisman January 3, 2006

16 Tracks

Been All Around This World

Been All Around This World

David Grisman April 6, 2004

13 Tracks

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