Dawg '90

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Dawg '90
Studio album by David Grisman Quintet
Released 1990
Genre Americana, newgrass, jazz
Length 55:22
Label Acoustic Disc
Producer David Grisman
David Grisman chronology
Home Is Where the Heart Is
(1988)
'''Dawg '90'''
(1990)
Garcia/Grisman
(1991)
David Grisman Quintet chronology
Mondo Mando
(1981)
Dawg '90
(1990)
Dawgwood
(1993)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[1]

Dawg '90 is an all-instrumental album by American musician David Grisman, recorded with his group David Grisman Quintet in 1990. It is the first album released by Grisman's own label, Acoustic Disc.

In his Allmusic review, Ken Dryden stated: "Grisman's fascinating blend of elements of jazz, gypsy music, and bluegrass with additional influences help all ten compositions remain fresh after numerous hearings."[2] The album was the first album for which Grisman received a Grammy nomination.[3]

Track listing[edit]

All songs by David Grisman

  1. "Pupville" – 3:12
  2. "Chili Dawg" – 5:35
  3. "Mad Max" – 3:31
  4. "O'Banion's Wake" – 4:42
  5. "Dawg Daze" – 5:02
  6. "'Lil Samba" – 6:27
  7. "Learned Pigs" – 3:45
  8. "Gypsy Nights" – 6:09
  9. "Hot Club Swing" – 4:27
  10. "Sativa" – 12:32

Personnel[edit]

Additional musicians:

Chart positions[edit]

Year Chart Position
1981 Billboard Jazz Albums 12
The Billboard 200 174

References[edit]

  1. ^ Allmusic review
  2. ^ Allmusic entry for Dawg 90 Retrieved November 2009
  3. ^ Dawgnet.com entry for Dawg 90 Retrieved November 2009