Steely Dead: A Unique Fusion of Grateful Dead and Steely Dan Hits Boulder's Fox Theatre

Article Contributed by Fox Theatre | Published on Tuesday, December 5, 2023

Music enthusiasts and rock aficionados, mark your calendars! Steely Dead, the renowned national touring band, is set to bring their electrifying fusion of Grateful Dead and Steely Dan to the Fox Theatre on Saturday, February 3, 2024. Doors open at 7:00 pm with the show commencing at 8:00 pm.

Originating from the lively Denver music scene, Steely Dead stands out with their distinctive blend, satisfying the curiosity of diverse music lovers. The ensemble features the remarkable talents of Dave Abear on guitar, Matt Abear on bass, Chris Sheldon on drums, and Dylan Teifer on keys. Together, they have captured the hearts of a dedicated fan base with soulful interpretations and dynamic performances.

The band's repertoire beautifully marries the arrangement and precision of Steely Dan's studio recordings with the melodic improvisation and masterful segues synonymous with the Grateful Dead. This fusion creates an original jam element that defines each performance. Steely Dead's shows are more than just concerts; they are musical journeys that transport audiences back to the golden era of rock and roll.

With a strong national following, Steely Dead's performances have become communal gatherings for fans to unite, dance, and create lasting memories. Their shows are a testament to the power of live music in bringing people together and creating experiences that resonate well beyond the final note.

Steely Dead is not just a band; it's an immersive musical experience that appeals to the hearts and souls of music lovers everywhere.

Event Details:

  • Venue: Fox Theatre, Boulder, Colorado
  • Date: Saturday, February 3, 2024
  • Doors Open: 7:00 pm
  • Show Starts: 8:00 pm
  • Ticket Information: $15.00 in advance, $20.00 day-of-show (plus applicable service fees). Tickets are available now at
  • Special Offer: Free admission before 9:00 pm
  • Age Restriction: All ages welcome