Jerry Garcia


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in San Francisco, California, The United States
August 01, 1942

Died
August 09, 1995

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Jerome John "Jerry" García was an American musician, songwriter, artist, and lead guitarist and vocalist of the psychedelic rock band the Grateful Dead. García was viewed by many as the leader or "spokesman" of the group.

Performing with the Grateful Dead for its entire three-decade career (which spanned from 1965 to 1995), García participated in a variety of side projects, including the Jerry García Band, Old and in the Way, the Garcia/Grisman acoustic duo, and Legion of Mary. García co-founded the New Riders of the Purple Sage with John Dawson and David Nelson. He also released several solo albums, and contributed to a number of albums by other artists over the years as a session musician. He was well known by many for his distinctive guit
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Garcia: A Signpost To New S...

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Harrington Street

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The Teddy Bears' Picnic

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Jerry Garcia: The Collected...

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J. Garcia: Paintings, Drawi...

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Shady Grove: Acoustic Guita...

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What Will You Wear, Jenny J...

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Sing Me Back Home

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The Wisdom of Jerry Garcia:...

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There Ain't No Bugs on Me

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