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Mickey Hart

Biography

Famous musicologist and among the drummers for the Grateful Lifeless from 1974 to 1995. He offered musical equipment along with his dad at their family members store. Expenses Kreutzmann and Hart gained the nickname “the tempo devils” for their drumming abilities. He married attorney and environmental activist Caryl Hart in 1990. He includes a child called Taro and a child called Reya. He is at The Grateful Deceased with Jerry Garcia.

Quick Facts


Full Name Mickey Hart
Date Of Birth September 11, 1943
Place Of Birth Brooklyn, NY
Profession Drummer
Education Ali Akbar College of Music, Lawrence High School
Nationality American
Spouse Caryl Hart
Children Taro Hart, Reya Hart
Parents Lenny Hart, Leah Hart
Siblings Jerry Hart
Awards Grammy Award for Best World Music Album, Grammy Award for Best Contemporary World Music Album
Music Groups Grateful Dead, Dead & Company, The Other Ones, New Riders of the Purple Sage, The Dead, Jefferson Starship
Movies The Grateful Dead Movie, Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead, Long Strange Trip, Ticket to New Year's, Grateful Dead: Downhill from Here, Gang Related, The Rhythm Devils Concert Experience, The Best of the Jammys: Vol. 2, Grateful Dead: View from the Vault, Mickey Hart's Planet Drum: Indoscrub, Grateful Dead: View from the Vault 2, Grateful Dead: View from the Vault 3, Anthem to Beauty, Babatunde Olatunji: Drums of Passion: Live '85
Star Sign Virgo

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#Fact
1Founder of world beat band "Mickey Hart's Mystery Box"
2Inducted into the Percussive Arts Society Hall of Fame in 2009.
3Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of the Grateful Dead)in 1994.
4Winner of 1991 Grammy Award for Best World Beat Recording


Composer

Composer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
American Experience1997-2005TV Series documentary 5 episodes
Forest Family Forever!2001Video documentary short
Gang Related1997
Rabbit Ears: Aladdin and the Magic Lamp1994Video
Grateful Dead: Backstage Pass1992Video short
Greed and Wildlife: Poaching in America1989Video documentary
The Hero's Journey: The World of Joseph Campbell1987Documentary
The Twilight Zone1985-1986TV Series 2 episodes
Vietnam: A Television History1983TV Series documentary 11 episodes
Rhythms of the Universe2013Short

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Marty Stuart Show2008-2011TV Series writer - 2 episodes
Magic Trip: Ken Kesey's Search for a Kool Place2011Documentary writer: "Caution Do Not Stop On The Tracks" - as Michael Hart
So You Think You Can Dance Canada2010TV Series performer - 2 episodes
So You Think You Can Dance2009-2010TV Series performer - 3 episodes
Peyote to LSD: A Psychedelic Odyssey2008TV Movie documentary writer: "Dark Star"
Parashat Ha-Shavua2006TV Series writer - 1 episode
Crossing Jordan2005TV Series performer - 1 episode
Festival Express2003Documentary "Blues Jam"
The Dreamers2003writer: "Dark Star" 1968 - as Michael Hart
Warriors of Virtue1997performer: "Alembic" / producer: "Alembic" / writer: "Alembic"
Camp Nowhere1994performer: "BONES" / writer: "BONES"
Made in America1993"Mysterious Island"
Comic Book Confidential1988Documentary music: "Dark Star"
The Twilight Zone1985TV Series Opening theme music
Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead1981Video writer: "Fire on the Mountain"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Music of Apocalypse Now2006Video documentary short musician: percussion
American Experience1997-2005TV Series documentary musician - 6 episodes
The Twilight Zone1985TV Series special musical effects
Vietnam: A Television History1983TV Series documentary musician - 11 episodes
Apocalypse Now1979composer: additional music - uncredited / musician

Sound Department

Sound Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Twilight ZoneTV Series sound designer - 17 episodes, 1985 - 1986 sound design supervisor - 1 episode, 1986

Director

Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rhythms of the Universe2013Short
American Experience1997TV Series documentary 1 episode

Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rhythms of the Universe2013ShortNarrator
Petulia1968Hippie 2 (uncredited)

Writer

Writer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rhythms of the Universe2013Short writer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rhythms of the Universe2013Short producer

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Music Never Stopped2011special thanks
One from the Heart1981special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Long Strange Trip2017Documentary post-productionHimself
Rock & Roll Road Trip with Sammy Hagar2016TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Dear Jerry: Celebrating the Music of Jerry Garcia2016VideoHimself
Soundbreaking: Stories from the Cutting Edge of Recorded Music2016TV Series documentaryHimself
Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead2015Himself
Fare Thee Well: Circles Around the Sun2015Video documentaryHimself
Fare Thee Well: Rainbows Are Real2015Documentary shortHimself
American Express UNSTAGED: Dead & Company2015Himself - Dead & Company
The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir2014DocumentaryHimself
The Us Festival 1982: The US Generation Documentary2013Documentary
Move Me Brightly: Celebrating Jerry Garcia's 70th Birthday2013VideoHimself
The Stern Grove Festival Videos2013TV SeriesHimself
Beware of Mr. Baker2012Documentary
The Other Dream Team2012DocumentaryHimself
Play Like a Lion: The Legacy of Maestro Ali Akbar Khan2011Documentary
The Universe2009TV Series documentaryHimself - Grateful Dead & Global Drum Project
Battleground Earth: Ludacris vs. Tommy Lee2008TV SeriesHimself
Best of the Jammys, Volume Two2007VideoHimself
Summer of Love2007TV Series documentaryHimself - Grateful Dead
That's the Way It Is: Celebrating Cronkite at 902007TV Movie documentary
Grateful Dead Truckin' Up to Buffalo2005Video documentaryHimself
Festival Express2003DocumentaryHimself - Grateful Dead / Interviewee
View from the Vault IV2003VideoHimself
View from the Vault III2002VideoHimself
View from the Vault II2001VideoHimself
The End of the Road2001DocumentaryHimself
Tree Sit: The Art of Resistance2001DocumentaryHimself
View from the Vault2000VideoHimself
Late Night with Conan O'Brien2000TV SeriesHimself - Musical Guest
Behind the Music1998TV Series documentaryHimself
Grateful Dead: Anthem to Beauty1997TV Movie documentaryHimself
Feed Your Head1997Documentary shortHimself (Interview)
Save the Headwater's Forests1997TV Movie documentaryHimself
Kodo: The Drummers of Japan1996DocumentaryHimself - Host and Narrator
The History of Rock 'n' Roll1995TV Series documentaryHimself
ABC in Concert1993TV Series documentaryHimself
Grateful Dead: Backstage Pass1992Video shortHimself
Grateful Dead: So Far1987Video documentaryHimself
Grateful Dead: Ticket to New Year's Eve Concert1987Video documentaryHimself
Dead Ringers: The Making of the Touch of Grey Video1987Video shortHimself
Grateful Dead: Dead Ahead1981VideoHimself - Grateful Dead
Grateful Dead: The Closing of Winterland1978TV MovieHimself - Grateful Dead
The Grateful Dead1977DocumentaryHimself
Baff - Fast eine Sendung1971TV SeriesHimself
San Francisco Rock: A Night at the Family Dog1970TV Movie documentaryHimself - Grateful Dead
Playboy After Dark1969TV SeriesSinger

Archive Footage

Archive Footage

TitleYearStatusCharacter
The Music of Apocalypse Now2006Video documentary shortHimself
Live from New York: The First 5 Years of Saturday Night Live2005TV Special documentaryHimself

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#Quote
1In the beginning their was noise. Noise begat rhythym, and rhythym begat everything else.


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