Tag: Jesse McReynolds

02/14/12

The Wheel–A Musical Celebration…In DC!

Just added! After the Rex event, Rex Musical Caravan members and DC’s own Grateful Dead Tribute Band On the Bus continue the tunes at the Hamilton with a late night show!   The Wheel – A Musical Celebration of Jerry Garcia and Benefit for the Rex Foundation ON THE ROAD TO WASHINGTON, DC Featuring: New […]

08/02/11

The Wheel: The Concert…The CD…The T-Shirt

Yes, it’s true, Jesse McReynolds has come up with another inspiration: a T-shirt commemorating The Wheel concert, which he’s making available for a limited time on his Web site as a fundraiser for the Rex Foundation! Order T-shirt Here! Our thanks to Jesse for his ongoing support of the Rex Foundation, and we still have […]

12/01/10

Black Muddy River Revisited

Bluegrass legend Jesse McReynolds, 81, covers a little more ground with his Garcia/Hunter tribute album By Mary Eisenhart (December 1, 2010) Mandolinist Jesse McReynolds and his late brother Jim were already stars of the bluegrass world in 1964 when young Jerry Garcia and his pal Sandy Rothman took to following them around with a tape […]

11/29/10

The Wheel — A Musical Celebration of Jerry Garcia

Check out Bob Minkin’s photo gallery of this unforgettable event. — Saturday, December 4, 2010 Musical friends of Jerry Garcia since 1962 come together to play his music. Jesse McReynolds, Garrett McReynolds, Steve Thomas. Peter Rowan Blue Grass Band: Peter Rowan, Jody Stecher, Keith Little, Paul Knight. David Nelson & Friends -Electric: David Nelson, Barry […]