Bob Weir

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Bob Weir
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Bob Weir performing in 2007
Background information
Birth nameRobert Hall Weir
Born (1947-10-16) October 16, 1947 (age 71)
San Francisco, California United States
GenresPsychedelic rock, rock
OccupationsMusician, songwriter
InstrumentsVocals, guitar,
Years active1963–present
LabelsWarner Bros., Arista, Grateful Dead
Associated actsGrateful Dead, Kingfish, Bobby and the Midnites, RatDog, The Other Ones, The Dead, Furthur
Websitebobweir.net

Robert Hall "Bob" Weir (born October 16, 1947) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He is known for creating the band Grateful Dead.

Weir was born in San Francisco, California. He studied at Menlo Atherton High School.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. McNally, Dennis. A Long Strange Trip: The Inside History of the Grateful Dead. New York: Broadway Books, 2002. ISBN 0-7679-1185-7

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