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Darin Gray (Solo / Tweedy / On Filmore)
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    Flat Wrap Stainless Steel / High Volume / Four sets from 009-042 to 013-054...Read more
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    Flatwound Stainless Steel / Medium Scale / One set 045-095

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    Flatwound Stainless Steel / Short Scale / One set 045-095

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  • Darin Gray (Solo / Tweedy / On Fillmore)

    Instrument
    Bass
    Genre
    Rock / Progressive / Other
    Strings
    M3050 / 3025 / 3020 Precision Flats

    2013 found Composer/Improviser/Session Bassist, Darin Gray composing for (with his band On Fillmore w/ Glenn Kotche of Wilco & Sarah Lipstate of Noveller ) and performing on stage with Radiolab’s (NPR) live 4 month tour ‘Apocalyptical.’  Which criss-crossed the States multiple times. 

    Since joining Jeff Tweedy's (from Wilco) new band TWEEDY in June of 2014 he has in played in 30 states and 16 countries, made multiple television appearances including The Tonight Show w/ Jimmy Fallon, The Colbert Report, & Austin City Limits among others, performed live on numerous NPR shows including Sound Opinions & World Cafe, & played numerous historic venues such as The Ryman in Nashville & The Palladium in London, and co-headling The Newport Folk Festival and performing with Mavis Staples.  Work with TWEEDY continues into 2015 with another tour of Europe in Jan/Feb and a West Coast tour in March which will include shows at the historic Fillmore in San Fransisco.  

    He is best known for his work with TWEEDY, Dazzling Killmen, Brise-Glace, On Fillmore, and as Jim O’Rourke’s go to bassist for over 20 years.  He has composed for film, improvised with countless peers, played on over 100 albums, and has toured the Earth relentlessly for 30 years.

     

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