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Darby Slick

g, US
Singer / Musician / Songwriter of Rock

Darby Slick is an American guitarist and songwriter, best known as a former member of The Great Society, and as the writer of the Jefferson Airplane song, "Somebody to Love". In 1965, he co-founded The Great Society with his brother Jerry Slick, Jenn Piersol, and his sister-in-law Grace Slick (David Miner and Bard Du Pont would join shortly after). Darby played lead guitar and occasionally performed backup vocals early on and less often towards the disbanding. He wrote some other songs for The Great Society, including "Free Advice" and "Darkly Smiles".

     
Instruments
  • Guitar
  • Bass
  • Keyboards
  • Backing Vocals
  • Vocals
Genres
  • Rock
  • Alternative
Popular Tracks   
Back Where We Began on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
Biss on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
Titles Suck on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
Where I Am on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
Omnibus on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
They've Run Amuck on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick
Yucatan Van on Following Yonder Stars by Darby Slick

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Band Members
Discography
Title Artist Year Type
King Of The Fretless GuitarDarby Slick1998Album
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