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Old & in the Way was a one-shot bluegrass band whose legacy lasted far longer than the band. Led by Grateful Dead member Jerry Garcia (banjo, vocals), the band also featured David Nelson (guitar, vocals), David Grisman (mandolin, vocals), Vassar Clements (fiddle), Peter Rowan (guitar, vocals), and John Kahn (bass). Garcia formed the band in 1973 as a way to revisit his bluegrass roots and demonstrate his affection…

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  • The grass is always bluer on the other side
  • why have i never heard of this before?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!?!
  • This is an amazing group. love the banjo and bluegrass...jerry being in it makes it even better.
  • got me to fall in love with the banjo lol
  • fuckin awesome band
  • everyone who likes Old & In The Way should check out everything else [artist]Peter Rowan[/artist] ever did ([artist]Earth Opera[/artist], [artist]Seatrain[/artist], [artist]Muleskinner[/artist], [artist]The Rowan Brothers[/artist], [artist]The Rowans[/artist], and his solo albums) all of it is terrific !
  • Pretty jammin' stuff.
  • I love Old & In the Way's version of Wild Horses!
  • a hidden jewel of music love old and in the way

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