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What does Grinspoon mean?

By: Muhammad Muddassir FarooqUpdated: January 18, 2021


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The band owes its name to the American professor Lester Grinspoon, who teaches psychiatry at Harvard Medical School. Grinspoon is a marijuna convert: initially he studied cannabis to publish about the dangers, later he became an avid advocate of legalizing marijuana so that it can be prescribed as a medicinal agent.

Keeping this in view, where are Grinspoon from?

Lismore, Australia

Beside above, how old is the lead singer of Grinspoon?

Phil Jamieson
Born 18 April 1977 Hornsby, New South Wales, Australia
Genres Rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar

Who is the lead singer of Grinspoon?

Phil Jamieson

Is Grinspoon Australian?

Grinspoon. Grinspoon are an Australian rock band from Lismore, New South Wales formed in 1995 and fronted by Phil Jamieson on vocals and guitar with Pat Davern on guitar, Joe Hansen on bass guitar and Kristian Hopes on drums.


How did Grinspoon get their name?

Their name was taken from Dr. Lester Grinspoon, an associate professor emeritus of psychiatry at Harvard Medical School, who supports marijuana for medical use. After winning the competition, with their post-grunge song "Sickfest", they gained considerable airplay and used this to secure gigs.

How old is Phil Jamieson?

43 years (April 18, 1977)

Is Phil Jamieson married?

Julie Fitzgerald