Grateful Dead


Tonight! Dennis McNally speaks about Jerry Garcia and The Dead

Submitted by Jerry Day on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 4:26 pm
Dennis McNally, as a trained historian and biographer, will talk about Jerry Garcia's upbringing and his distinctively San Francisco set of values that help shaped his own life and the Dead.  
Excelsior Library
(A few blocks from Jerry's childhood home)
4400 Mission Street
San Francisco, CA 94112
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Sunshine Daydream - Veneta, Oregon on DVD

Submitted by on Tue, 08/06/2013 - 10:24 am

Previously unreleased Sunshine Daydream concert film featuring gloriously remastered picture and all new stereo and 5.1 audio mixes done by Jeffrey Norman at TRI StudiosBlu-ray Mastered by Grammy® winning engineer David Glasser at Air Show MasteringThe complete 8/27/72 concert CD mixed and mastered to HDCD from the original 16 track tapes by Jeffrey NormanAudio tapes transferred and restored by Plangent ProcessesBonus documentary “Grateful Days” featuring brand new interviews with Mountain Girl, Sam Cutler, Wavy Gravy, Ken Babbs, and exclusive: 40-page book fea

High-Tail it Down to Mexico with Furthur!

Submitted by LiveLoud on Wed, 07/31/2013 - 11:19 am

Today, Cloud 9 Adventures proudly announces Furthur’s Paradise Waits – where former Grateful Dead members Phil Lesh & Bob Weir and their band go south of the border for the very first time to perform four magical nights at the Hard Rock Hotel Riviera Maya, Mexico on January 20, 21, 22 & 23, 2014.For four epic shows in a stunning tropical backdrop, fans can expect Lesh & Weir to push the musical envelope with jaw-dropping improvi

Joan Osborne's Dead Set, Songs of the Grateful Dead, Vol.1

Submitted by Vector Management on Mon, 07/22/2013 - 5:38 pm

Join seven-time Grammy Award nominee and multi-platinum recording artist Joan Osborne for Joan Osborne’s Dead Set, Songs of the Grateful Dead, Vol.1 – a special acoustic set streamed LIVE from New York City right to your computer!The music of the Grateful Dead resonates strongly with Joan, who joined veteran San Francisco jam-rockers The Dead as a vocalist in 2003.

Countdown Comes to a Close for 18th Gathering of the Vibes

Submitted by GatheringOfTheVibes on Thu, 07/11/2013 - 10:13 am

Gathering of the Vibes is only two weeks away from its 18th year, returning once again to the water’s edge at Bridgeport, Connecticut’s 370-Acre Seaside Park. Weekend Camping Passes are currently priced at $225. Single Day Tickets and Single Day VIPs can also be purchased.

10th Anniversary Grateful Garcia Gathering for Jerry's 71st!

Submitted by Grateful Garci… on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 2:50 pm

The 10th anniversary of the Grateful Garcia Gathering, and Jerry Garcia's 71st birthday celebrations starts August 1st-4th in Black River Falls Wi. Melvin Seals of the Jerry Garcia Band w/ Terrapin Flyer, and guitarist Dave A'Bear (JGB). Our very special guests "Brian Lesh & Ross James", and Sanjay Mishra & Friends! Late Nite w/ Old Shoe, and Not Quite Dead! Mike Lawson emcee, and performing in between sets. is Unveiling Dave's Picks Volume 7

Submitted by on Mon, 07/08/2013 - 2:26 pm

The Grateful Dead may have wrapped up the final show of the first leg of their 1978 Spring Tour in a town called Normal, but this night was anything but! Yes, on this fine evening, the Rhythm Devils shook the room with an exotic tribal assault. Bob found his groove with the slide guitar, contrasting nicely with Keith's block chording, Phil's thundering and swooping bass-lines, Jerry's articulated leads.

Dark Star Orchestra | State Bridge Amphitheatre | 6/29/13 | Review

Submitted by Dylan Muhlberg on Mon, 07/01/2013 - 6:43 pm

Flashback to 1972. It’s been a tremendously busy year for the American Rock band the Grateful Dead. Solidifying their identity as “American” the boys (and Donna) traveled to Europe for a 22 show multiple country engagement including East and West Germany, Amsterdam, Lille Fairgrounds, Rotterdam, and beyond. This tour was groundbreaking in Dead evolution, displaying focused and extended jams on newer material such as Playing in the Band, while refining jazzier touches on standby opuses such as Dark Star and The Other One.

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