Nunally, Jim


  • From the San Francisco Bay area.
  • A guitarist and vocalist who performs with many bands: John Reischman and the Jaybirds, The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience, Nell Robinson, Bangers and Grass, Dix Bruce, Keith Little, Judy Forrest, and Due West.
  • He is a two-time winner of the Western Open Flatpicking Championship.
  • 1991, played guitar on the CBS-TV special “Snoopy’s Reunion” (based on the Peanuts comic strip).
  • 1994, played guitar on the soundtrack to the feature film “The Beverly Hillbillies” with Bela Fleck, Mike Marshall and Sam Bush.
  • He is a record producer and engineer at a SF recording studio (won Grammy award for his work on “True Life Blues: The Songs of Bill Monroe.”)
  • 1995, released From Fathers to Sons album (no label) with guitarist Dix Bruce.
  • 2001, joined John Reischman and the Jaybirds.
  • 2003, released Brothers at Heart with Dix Bruce (FGM).
  • 2003, joined David Grisman’s Bluegrass Experience band.
  • 2007, released Gloria’s Waltz album (no label).
  • 2013, released an album with vocalist Nell Robinson House & Garden (no label).
  • 2017, released Baby Let’s Take the Long Way Home album (no label) with the Nell Robinson and Jim Nunally Band.