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Jerry Garcia - The Bluegrass Years - by Sandy Rothman

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Jerry Garcia - The Bluegrass Years - by Sandy Rothman

Jerry Garcia's Musical Roots:
The Banjo Years 
by Sandy RothmanŠ  

Before Jerry Garcia went on to fame as the Grateful Dead guitarist there were his banjo years. Read a first hand account of these times by Sandy Rothman; Jerry's friend, and band mate in the Black Mountain Boys and the Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band.

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The Banjo Years - Pt 1
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The Banjo Years - Pt 3
The Banjo Years - Pt 4

Jerry Garcia - The Bluegrass Years - by Sandy Rothman
Photo credit: Herb Greene, 1966
Jerry Garcia's Banjo Years

 

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