Between The Dark and Light: The Grateful Dead Photography of Jay Blakesberg

Article Contributed by Jay Blakesberg | Published on Sunday, March 3, 2019

Longtime Deadhead photographer Jay Blakesberg is bringing his crowd pleasing - “Between the Dark and Light” – Grateful Dead slideshow to the east coast in March for 3 dates.

Beginning Saturday, March 16 – 4:30PM at Garcia’s at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, this event is open and free to ticket holders for that evenings Phil Lesh and Friends performance.

On Tuesday March 19, 5:30PM The City Winery in Atlanta, Ga will be hosting Blakesberg followed by a smoking set of Grateful Dead music by premiere South East Grateful Dead tribute act “Cosmic Charlie”.

The final event will be in Nashville, TN, on March 20th, 5:30PM also hosted by the City Winery as part of the “Who Knew…” event series. In addition to Blakesberg’s Grateful Dead slideshow, the photographer will sit down with Paradigm talent agent Jonathan Levine (current agent to Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Sturgill Simpson, Margo Price and many others) to discuss Jonathan’s journey in the music business over the last 40 years. Folk Troubadour Steve Poltz will be on hand interjecting songs, stories and commentary as the evening progresses.

Blakesberg’s presentation invariably has Deadheads grinning ear-to-ear AND shedding tears of joy as they absorb his epic photos and cosmic storytelling…a journey utterly infused with the spirit of the good ole’ Grateful Dead.

RSVP here for Garcia’s:

Tickets for Atlanta here:

and Nashville here: