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Birth Name: Jerome John Garcia
Born: 1942/08/01
Birth Place: San Francisco, California, U.S.
Died: 1995/08/09
Years Active: 1960–1995
Genres: Folk Rock, Jam, Bluegrass, Country Rock, Jazz, Rock And Roll, Psychedelic Rock, Rhythm And Blues, Blues-rock

Jerry Garcia (born Jerome John Garcia, August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American musician who was best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era. Garcia was influenced by music at an early age, taking piano lessons for much of his childhood. His father was a retired professional musician and his mother enjoyed playing the piano. His father's extended family — who had emigrated from Spain in 1919 — would often sing during reunions. At age 4, while the family was vacationing in the Santa Cruz Mountains, two-thirds of Garcia's right middle finger was accidentally cut off. Garcia w... Continue Bio >>


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