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The Dead's Drummer Finds Inspiration in World Music

Mickey Hart says his travels around the globe with the Grateful Dead have given him the chance to meet several accomplished musicians from non-Western cultures. He's produced several recordings of their performance, many of which have been released on the Rykodisc label.

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Other segments from the episode on May 17, 1989

Fresh Air with Terry Gross, May 17, 1989: Interview with Bill Graham; Commentary on 1960s San Francisco rock bands; Interview with Mickey Hart; Commentary on Silicon Valley.

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