John William "Jack" Casady (born April 13, 1944) is an American musician. He is called one of the popular bass guitarists of the rock music era. He is best known as a member of Jefferson Airplane and Hot Tuna. He was born in Washington, D.C.. He became the bass player for Jefferson Airplane with lead guitarist Jorma Kaukonen and Paul Kantner.
|Birth name||John William Casady|
|Born||April 13, 1944|
Washington, D.C., US
|Instruments||Bass guitar, vocals, guitar, keyboards, percussion|
|Associated acts||Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna, Moonalice, Jimi Hendrix, SVT, Roky Erickson|
- Tamarkin, Jeff (2003). Got a Revolution!: The Turbulent Flight of Jefferson Airplane. Atria Books. ISBN 978-0-671-03403-0. Retrieved 2012-12-23.
Media related to Jack Casady at Wikimedia Commons
- Official Jack Casady website Archived 2016-01-15 at the Wayback Machine requires Flash
- Jack Cassady in SVT