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David Grisman Quintet: Dawgnation

David “Dawg” Grisman’s instrument of choice-the mandolin-may be closely associated with the sounds of the hollers of Kentucky, but the music he makes is a globe-trotting amalgamation of jazz, classical and ethnic elements. It’s earned him a deserved reputation as one of the most eclectic musicians around, one who has a loyal following that reaches almost cult proportions at venues around the world.

On Dawgnation Grisman he doesn’t disappoint by straying from his mission. Supported by a cast of exceptional musicians, he seamlessly weaves tapestry after tapestry of vibrant sounds that are as infectious as they are articulate.

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