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Dan “Dangerous Dan” Toler

  • Birth 23 Sep 1948 Connersville, Fayette County, Indiana, USA
  • Death 25 Feb 2013 Sarasota, Sarasota County, Florida, USA
  • Burial Orange, Fayette County, Indiana, USA
  • Plot Cremated remains interred near his parents
  • Memorial ID 105826870

Rock Musician. A guitarist, he is best known for his work with the "Allman Brothers Band" from 1979 through 1982. He joined "Dickey Betts & Great Southern" in the late 1970s and moved to the Allman Brothers Band to play and record on their albums 'Enlightened Rogues' (1979), 'Reach for the Sky' (1980) and 'Brothers of the Road' (1981). He then spent much the 1980s playing with the Gregg Allman Band, touring and recording 'I'm No Angel' and 'Just Before the Bullets Fly'. In 1990, Toler went another direction and created the "Toler Brothers Band" with his brother David. He rejoined Betts' Great Southern band in 2002 and in 2009, he teamed up with John Townsend to form the Toler/Townsend Band. In August of 2011, Toler announced he was battling amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, better known as ALS or Lou Gehrig's disease.

Bio by: Louis du Mort

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  • Originally Created by: Louis du Mort
  • Added: 25 Feb 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 105826870
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Dan “Dangerous Dan” Toler (23 Sep 1948–25 Feb 2013), Find A Grave Memorial no. 105826870, citing Orange North Cemetery, Orange, Fayette County, Indiana, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave .