Gary Duncan

Gary Duncan

Birth
San Diego, San Diego County, California, USA
Death 29 Jun 2019 (aged 72)
Woodland, Yolo County, California, USA
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 200672188 · View Source
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Rock Musician. A guitarist, he will be remembered for his tenure with the ensemble "Quicksilver Messenger Service." Born Gary Grubb, he became immersed in the San Francisco Bay-area music scene during the 1960s and played professionally with the local band "The Brogues." After this experience, he joined "Quicksilver Messenger Service" which was formed by fellow guitarist John Cipollina and Dino Valenti. The group would go on to record eight studio albums and perform at the historic Monterey Pop Festival in 1967. Among their memorable singles include "Pride of Man" (1967) and "Fresh Air" (1970). Duncan remained an active performer with various lineups of "Quicksilver Messenger Service." He died of complications after suffering a seizure.

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  • Originally Created by: C.S.
  • Added: 30 Jun 2019
  • Find A Grave Memorial 200672188
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Gary Duncan (4 Sep 1946–29 Jun 2019), Find A Grave Memorial no. 200672188, ; Maintained by Find A Grave Burial Details Unknown.