The Grass is Dead

The Grass is Dead

The Grass is Dead was formed in 1998 by Billy Gilmore and members of South Florida Grateful Dead cover band Crazy Fingers. The initial line-up was Billy Gilmore (Banjo, Mandolin, Fiddle, Dobro, Guitar, Vocals), Corey Dwyer (Guitar, Mandolin, Vocals), Brent Hopper (Guitar, Mandolin, Vocals) & Bubba Newton (Bass). Performing regularly in the South Florida area for more than a decade and doing a few out of state festivals, the band released three full length albums doing different arrangements and interpretations of Grateful Dead tunes. After the loss... more