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Mickey Hart

Mickey Hart
Born: Sep 11, 1943 in Brooklyn, NY
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Genre: Pop/Rock, World
Biography: Mickey Hart is a drummer, an ethnomusicologist, and an author. He joined the Grateful Dead as its second percussionist in 1967. In 1970, Hart left the Dead and cut the solo album Rolling Thunder in 1972, featuring various members of the Dead. Hart returned to the band in 1974. Hart's musical activities ...Read full biography
Mickey Hart's Mystery Box
Released: 1996
Label: Shout! Factory
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After the passing of Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia and the venerable band's demise, it was percussionist Mickey Hart who proved to be the most creatively resilient. As Deadheads and appreciators ...Read full review
Yamantaka
Released: 1983
Label: Celestial Harmonies
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Back in 1983, before the days of Planet Drum and Supralingua, Mickey Hart teamed with Henry Wolff and Nancy Hennings to create Yamantaka, one of the darkest and most sinister Tibetan bowl CDs ever. Hart ...Read full review
Calif. neuroscientist helps light up Hart's shows
Sep 8, 10:09 PM EST
Collaboration between Mickey Hart, neuroscientist lights up drummer's tour with brain power
Dead fans keep on truckin' at summer festivals
Jul 29, 9:11 AM EST
Tie dye lives: Dead fans follow booming summer festival tours
Grateful Dead's Mickey Hart drums at AARP meeting
Sep 22, 3:45 PM EST
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart brings musical message to AARP gathering