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Merl Saunders & Friends

Merl Saunders & Friends has been played on NTS in shows including Light in the Attic, featured first on 7 August 2020. Songs played include After Midnight.

Merl Saunders (sometimes spelled Merle), born February 14, 1934 in San Mateo, California, and died October 24, 2008, was an American multi-genre musician who played piano and keyboards, favoring the Hammond B3 organ.

Musical career

In the 1970s, Saunders began collaborating with Jerry Garcia, with the Grateful Dead and with Garcia's bands The Legion of Mary and Reconstruction. He's led his own bands, as Merl Saunders and Friends, playing live dates with Garcia, as well as Mike Bloomfield, David Grisman, Tom…

After Midnight
Merl Saunders And Friends
After Midnight
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