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The String Cheese Incident - 96% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Next to grunge, the ‘jam band’ movement was probably the second most popular rock style to blossom in America during the 90s, as renowned acts such as Blues Traveler, the Dave Matthews Band, and Phish emerged, clearing the way for latter outfits such as the bluegrass-based String Cheese Incident. Originally formed during 1993 in Crested Butte, Colorado, the band soon Read more

Trey Anastasio - 70% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Funk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Ernest Joseph Anastasio III, 30 September 1964, Fort Worth, Texas, USA. Anastasio is widely regarded as one of the finest guitarists to emerge from the American rock scene in the latter part of the twenty-first century. He is best known for his work with the highly successful US jam band Phish, for which he was both the guitarist and the main songwriter.

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Umphrey's McGee - 67% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
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Yonder Mountain String Band - 65% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass World Music
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Progressive bluegrass band formed in 1998 in Nederland, Colorado, USA, by banjo player Dave Johnston. A few years earlier, he had met mandolin player Jeff Austin when both were students in Urbana, Illinois. Bringing in bass player Ben Kauffman and guitarist Adam Aijala they called themselves the Yonder Mountain String Band and began performing contemporary bluegrass music. They Read more

Phish - 59% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Jazz Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Comprising Trey Anastasio (Ernest Joseph Anastasio III, 30 September 1964, Fort Worth, Texas, USA; vocals/guitar), Page McConnell (b. 17 May 1963, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; keyboards/vocals), Mike Gordon (b. Michael Gordon, 3 June 1965, Sudbury, Massachusetts, USA; bass/vocals) and Jon Fishman (b. 19 February 1965, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA; drums/vocals), Phish Read more

Grateful Dead - 54% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Documentaries Educational Folk Music Theme Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
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Gov't Mule - 50% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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Modern day southern rockers Gov’t Mule started as merely a side-project for latter-day Allman Brothers Band members Warren Haynes (6 April 1960, Asheville, North Carolina, USA; guitar/vocals) and Douglas Allen Woody (b. 3 October 1955, USA, d. 26 August 2000, Queens, New York City, New York, USA; bass), but soon took on a life all its own. Haynes and Woody had been part Read more

Jerry Garcia - 42% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Jazz Pop / Rock Soundtracks
Decades Active: 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Jerome John Garcia, 1 August 1942, San Francisco, California, USA, d. 9 August 1995, Forest Knolls, California, USA. The mercurial guitarist of the Grateful Dead was able to simultaneously play with two or three other conglomerations without it affecting his career as leader of one of rock music’s legendary bands. For four decades Garcia was a leading light on the west Read more

North Mississippi Allstars - 38% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Despite enlisting numerous special guest players, the core of US blues band North Mississippi Allstars is brothers Luther (guitar) and Cody Dickinson (drums), sons of renowned Memphis musician/producer, Jim Dickinson. Since they were around recording studios all their lives, the duo started appearing on other artists’ recordings while still teenagers, including the Replace Read more

Warren Haynes - 38% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Blues Instrumental Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1990s 2000s
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6 April 1960, Asheville, North Carolina, USA. As a child Haynes was captivated by soul music, but at age 12 he took up the guitar. This brought about a shift in his musical influences, notably Eric Clapton and Cream. His older brothers, whose guitars he had first tried to play, directed him to other, even more strongly blues-orientated figures, such as Howlin’ Wolf. Hay Read more

Greensky Bluegrass - 36% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass
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The Allman Brothers Band - 32% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Blues Country & Bluegrass Jazz Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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Formed in Macon, Georgia, USA, in 1969 by guitarist Duane Allman (Howard Duane Allman, 20 November 1946, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, d. 29 October 1971, Macon, Georgia, USA), the band included brother Gregg Allman (b. Gregory Lenoir Allman, 8 December 1947, Nashville, Tennessee, USA; keyboards, vocals), Forrest Richard ‘Dickey’ Betts (b. 12 December 1943, West Palm Read more

Mike Gordon - 31% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Country & Bluegrass Folk Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 2000s
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Michael Gordon, 3 June 1965, Sudbury, Massachusetts, USA. Multi-instrumentalist Gordon is best known for his work with the US rock band Phish, a unit that enjoyed major critical success and attracted a devoted following in a career that ran from the mid-80s until 2004. Gordon’s main instrument during his time with Phish was the bass, although he also played piano, guita Read more

Merl Saunders - 30% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Jazz Pop / Rock
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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14 February 1934, San Mateo, California, USA. Merl Saunders is best known for his keyboard playing in a 70s band with Jerry Garcia, lead guitarist of the Grateful Dead. Saunders began playing keyboards professionally at the age of 13 in San Francisco, concentrating on the organ after hearing jazz organist Jimmy Smith in 1957. Saunders worked in jazz outfits with vibes player Read more

Disco Biscuits - 29% match to Widespread Panic

Genres: Dance Electronic & Ambient Music Videos & Concerts Pop / Rock
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