Jerry Garcia Alligator Guitar
Jerry garcia played many guitars during his career ranging from fender stratocasters and gibson sgs to custom made instruments.
Jerry garcia alligator guitar. But let me step back. Jerry garcia né le 1 er août 1942 à san francisco et mort le 9 août 1995 à forest knolls est un musicien américain compositeur chanteur et multi instrumentiste. These are similar in the neck to fender custom 69s but they have a hair more bass. Jerry garcia was an american musician best known for playing guitar singing and songwriting in the band the grateful dead.
Jerome john garcia august 1 1942 august 9 1995 was an american singer songwriter and guitarist best known for his work as the lead guitarist and as a vocalist with the band grateful dead which came to prominence during the counterculture era in the 1960s. Six days earlier garcia gave an interview to jas obrecht and jon sievert obrecht 1985 2010. 1989 fall tour notiably the hampton warlocks show wolf briefly came out of retirement as a guinea pig for midi synthesizer experiments. Obrecht reports that the interview took place at the home of nora sage said to be a fan in whose basement garcia was crashing.
We did a lot of research and have compiled a list of gear and equipment that jerry reportedly used in his rig over the years 60s 90s. 1988 89 jerry started playing a black strat w midi during space. Respectfully disagree maybe i saw and listened to different performances than you guys did. Here comes digital jer.
I would say as a whole the differences make these far more usable in all positions whereas before i had difficulty using anything besides the neck in custom 69s by fender. Ive seen so many talented guitar players over the years and jerry has been my favorite for so many reasons including his tone. These concerts performed on four consecutive nights from february 27 through march 2 1969 were the basis for livedead rocks first 16 track live album released in november 1969. Fillmore west 1969 is a three cd album composed of selections from four concerts by the grateful dead.