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Jerry Douglas

Jerry Douglas
Born: May 28, 1956 in Warren, Ohio
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Genre: Country, Folk
Biography: Jerry Douglas is widely renowned as perhaps the finest Dobro player in contemporary acoustic music. His main foundation is bluegrass, but Douglas is an eclectic whose tastes run toward jazz, blues, folk, and straight-ahead country as well, and he's equally capable of appealing to bluegrass aficionados ...Read full biography
Slide Rule
Released: 1992
Label: Sugar Hill
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On Slide Rule, Jerry Douglas moves away from the jazz experiments of Plant Early, returning to the straightforward bluegrass of his early work. The result is a stunner, featuring not only a remarkable ...Read full review
Skip, Hop & Wobble
Released: 1994
Label: Sugar Hill
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This excellent 1993 Sugar Hill CD features three of the top artists playing newgrass today. Entirely instrumental, entirely enjoyable, the tracks on this CD run the gamut of musical expression from the ...Read full review
More Jerry Douglas albums: Main Albums (18), Compilations (1)
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