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Diga Rhythm Band

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Diga Rhythm Band

Diga Rhythm Band has been played on NTS shows including Radio Jiro, with Sweet Sixteen first played on 6 April 2015.

The Winter 1976 Round Records newsletter provided a history of the Diga Rhythm Band.

In 1968 Mickey Hart was studying at the Ali Akbar College of Music with Tabla Master Shankar Gosh. Mickey would work on compositions with Shankar which included Rhythmic Cycles of 4, 6, 16, 5 & 7 and take these teachings to Bill Kreutzmann. Mickey and Bill were instructing Shankar on traps in exchange for Tabla lessons and would combine their knowledge in compositions of East and West. In September of 1968 the…

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Magnificent Seven
Diga Rhythm Band
Ryko Analogue1988
Magnificent Seven
Diga Rhythm BandRyko Analogue1988
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Happiness Is Drumming
Diga Rhythm Band
United Artists Records1976
Happiness Is Drumming
Diga Rhythm BandUnited Artists Records1976
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Sweet Sixteen
Diga Rhythm Band
Round Records, United Artists Records1976
Sweet Sixteen
Diga Rhythm BandRound Records, United Artists Records1976
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