Sandy Rothman is a musician and occasional
writer. His musical endeavors are numerous and include Bill Monroe's Blue Grass Boys.
And related to this chapter, Sandy was a band mate of Jerry Garcia in the Black Mountain Boys and the Jerry
Garcia Acoustic Band.
Sandy Rothman on CD
Guitar Duets: Steve Pottier & Sandy Rothman
with Jerry Garcia
Jerry On Broadway
wrote an excellent first-hand account article about Jerry Garcia's musical roots
entitled The Banjo Years. (8/1/96, slightly revised
6/17/05©). He graciously allowed it to be published
on thebestofwebsite.com for your enjoyment, along with some vintage photos. A great read
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collectors should be able to locate all of the noted Garcia
bluegrass incarnations discussed in the article.