The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band
November 30, -0001 in Long Beach
Long Beach, California, United States
The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band is an American group that plays music based in country, rock and folk. Formed in 1966, the band has weathered numerous line-up changes throughout the years. The only remaining original members are Jeff Hanna (guitar, vocals) and Jimmie Fadden (drums). The group has released 25 studio albums. Their most commercially successful album was Stars & Stripes Forever (1974), which reached the 26th spot on the US Billboard charts.