Giant Sand
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1985
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Giant Sand

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Giant Sand (also currently recording as Giant Giant Sand) is an American band from Tucson, Arizona. Its most constant member is singer-songwriter Howe Gelb. Members have included keyboardist Chris Cacavas (of Green on Red)[citation needed], bassist Paula Jean Brown (who was ...

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Giant Sand (also currently recording as Giant Giant Sand) is an American band from Tucson, Arizona. Its most constant member is singer-songwriter Howe Gelb.

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Forever And A Day
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Forever And A Day
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Home Sweat Home
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Home Sweat Home
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Unwed And Well Sped
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Unwed And Well Sped
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Year Of The Dog
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Year Of The Dog
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Stranded Pearl (6 Music Session, 11 Jul 2012)
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Stranded Pearl (6 Music Session, 11 Jul 2012)
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Pitch And Sway (6 Music Session, 11 Jul 2012)
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Pitch And Sway (6 Music Session, 11 Jul 2012)
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Wearing The Robes Of Bible Black
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Wearing The Robes Of Bible Black
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Trickle Down System
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Trickle Down System
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Romance Of Falling (Radio 1 Andy Kershaw Session, 8 Feb 1990)
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Romance Of Falling (Radio 1 Andy Kershaw Session, 8 Feb 1990)
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Giant Sand Biography

Giant Sand (also currently recording as Giant Giant Sand) is an American band from Tucson, Arizona. Its most constant member is singer-songwriter Howe Gelb.

Members have included keyboardist Chris Cacavas (of Green on Red)[citation needed], bassist Paula Jean Brown (who was briefly a member of The Go-Go's and was married to Gelb at the time), Mark Walton (of The Dream Syndicate and Continental Drifters), drummer Tom Larkins (later to become a Jonathan Richman sideman).[citation needed] and Iain Shedden, drummer with Australian band The Saints. For a long while the band's rhythm section consisted of John Convertino and Joey Burns (of Calexico fame). In the early 2000s Howe Gelb reinvented the band again - this time with players from Denmark.

Guest artists over the last 3 decades have included Victoria Williams, Neko Case, Juliana Hatfield, PJ Harvey, Vic Chesnutt, Steve Wynn, Vicki Peterson, Rainer Ptacek, M. Ward, Isobel Campbell, nearly all members of the band Poi Dog Pondering, and Indiosa Patsy Jean (Gelb and Brown's daughter).

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