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Brent R. Mydland
Birth: 1952
Death: Jul. 26, 1990

Musician. Born in Munich, Germany, he was best known as the keyboard player for the band the Grateful Dead. In 1978, he was doing a solo project with Grateful Dead member Bob Weir, when he was asked to join the band. From 1979, until his death, he was an integral part of the Dead, touring, recording and he wrote many of the group's songs, including "Hell in a Bucket", "Just a Little Light", "Far From Me" and "Easy to Love You". He died in Lafayette, California. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 

Cause of death: Drug overdose
 
Burial:
Oakmont Memorial Park
Lafayette
Contra Costa County
California, USA
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Nov 14, 1999
Find A Grave Memorial# 6943
Brent R. Mydland
Added by: Ron Moody
 
Brent R. Mydland
Added by: Bernard Johnson
 
Brent R. Mydland
Added by: Bernard Johnson
 
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Remembered 24 years later
- Nancy Forrest
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014
RIP
- Mike Caldwell
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014

- MosherSt.Munger
 Added: Jul. 26, 2014
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