Celebrate Jerry Garcia's Birthday with Steely Dead!

Article Contributed by Fox Theatre | Published on Tuesday, June 4, 2024

Prepare for an unforgettable evening of music as we honor the legendary Jerry Garcia on his birthday! Join us for a fine blend of the Grateful Dead, the Jerry Garcia Band, and Steely Dan—all performed in the signature style of Steely Dead. Expect sneaky segues and on-the-spot jam creations tailor-made for this special night in Boulder.

Date: Thursday, August 1, 2024
Venue: Fox Theatre
Doors: 7:00 pm
Show: 8:00 pm


  • $20.00 Advance
  • $25.00 Day-of Show General-Admission Tickets (plus applicable service fees)
  • All Ages (under 16 with adult)
  • Purchase Tickets Here


About Steely Dead

Hailing from the vibrant music scene of Denver, Colorado, Steely Dead is a national touring band that has captivated music lovers with their unique blend of Grateful Dead and Steely Dan. Comprised of four exceptionally talented musicians – Dave Abear on guitar, Matt Abear on bass, Chris Sheldon on drums, and Dylan Teifer on keys – Steely Dead has gained a dedicated following with their electrifying performances and soulful interpretations of classic tunes.

Steely Dead’s repertoire is a carefully crafted fusion of Grateful Dead and Steely Dan songs, merging the arrangement and precision of Steely Dan's studio recordings with the free-flowing, melodic improvisation and masterful song segues of the Grateful Dead. Each performance is a musical journey, taking audiences on a nostalgic trip through the golden era of rock and roll.

As a national touring band, Steely Dead has built a loyal fan base that eagerly anticipates their shows and follows them from city to city. Their performances are not just concerts but communal gatherings where fans come together to celebrate the music they love, dance, and create lasting memories. Steely Dead’s performances are a testament to the power of live music, bringing people together and creating an unforgettable experience that resonates long after the last note fades.

Steely Dead is not just a band; it’s a musical experience that captures the hearts and souls of music lovers everywhere. Don't miss this special celebration of Jerry Garcia's birthday at the Fox Theatre!