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Friday | The Oregonian

Oregon Renaissance Festival, Garcia Birthday Band, Mithranjali dance festival: Hillsboro...

Garcia Birthday Band is a tribute to Jerry Garcia and the tie dye-clad masses of the '60s and '70s.


Related Topix: Hillsboro, OR, Pop/Rock, The Grateful Dead

Wed Aug 27, 2014


Ken Kesey's (Drug Free) Acid Test

The acid-fueled, hippie-run bus of 'Electric Kool-Aid' fame has emerged from our psychedelic legends and is back on the road, helmed by Kesey's son Zane and-shockingly-substance free.


Related Topix: Drugs, Ken Kesey, Madison, WI, Pop/Rock

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Door Reminder

Alpine Valley Music Theatre for saleAlpine Valley Music Theatre for...

Alpine Valley Music Theatre for sale 37,000-seat facility on market for $8.4 million.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, East Troy, WI, The Grateful Dead, Walworth County, WI

Mon Aug 25, 2014

Live Design Online

Chauvet Professional Legend Series Creates Aura Around Dark Star

BRIDGEPORT, CT " Rock and Roll is here to stay, it will never die," so sang the now almost-forgotten Danny and the Juniors in 1958.

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Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, Bridgeport, CT


GarciaLive Volume 5 | Lone Jerry Garcia Band New Year's Show

We've really enjoyed the first four installments of the GarciaLive series of Jerry Garcia live archival releases, but we're particularly excited about GarciaLive Volume 5 which features the only New Year's Eve show the Jerry Garcia Band played.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Jerry Garcia Band, Bob Weir

Sun Aug 24, 2014


How the Dead Invented #IceBucket

The viral phenomenon of dumping ice water over one's head began not as a way to raise money for ALS but as punishment for not donating $100.


Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, Marketing, Home Gardening, Home

Thu Aug 21, 2014

Daily Kos

My Book is Finished

Beginning in 1968 I was a roadie for the Sons of Champlin, a San Francisco band.


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, IGN Entertainment, Black Entertainment, Tina Turner


Open in Huntington: Stella Blue

A mural of Jerry Garcia decorates an outside brick wall of the new Stella Blue in Huntington.


Related Topix: Huntington, NY, Pop/Rock, Breakfast, Life, Food, Woodstock, NY

New Jersey Herald

Warwick Valley Winery hosts tribute to Grateful Dead

Warwick Valley Winery and Distillery is hosting its fifth annual tribute to the music of the Grateful Dead on Saturday and Sunday.


Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock

Sun Aug 17, 2014

St. Augustine Record

Smooth Sailin': Respect and advice for Grateful Dead front man

One distinct advantage of being raised by and around hippies is that you have a house band.


Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, St. Augustine, FL

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

Rare Grateful Dead guitar played by Jerry Garcia at World Guitar Show

A man sits and plays one of the thousands of guitars on display at the World Guitar Show at the Civic Center in San Rafael on Saturday.


Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, San Rafael, CA, Tiburon, CA

The Alternative Press

Paint Bridge Over Water Lillies with Renowned Guitarist John Carlini...

Paint the Monet inspired Bridge Over Water Lillies at Kayla's Creative Art Studio while listening to live music of renowned guitarist J ohn Carlini on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. Guitarist and Berkeley Heights resident, John Carlini, is a graduate of Boston's Berklee College of Music and the US Navy School of Music.


Related Topix: Berkeley Heights, NJ, Berklee College of Music, Pop/Rock

Fri Aug 15, 2014


Gov. Hassan, Families First celebrate new health coverage

Gov. Maggie Hassan visited Families First on Friday to kick off the state's new health insurance coverage under the New Hampshire Health Protection Program.


Related Topix: Maggie Hassan, US Governors, Health Insurance, Health, New Hampshire Government, New Hampshire, Healthcare Law, Law, Medicaid, Pop/Rock


Andrew Bernstein Releases 'California Slim: the Music, the Magic, and the Madness'

Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart once said, "There was a community in need of music, and music in need of a community."


Related Topix: The Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Palo Alto, CA, Santa Clara County, CA

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Daily Mail

Empire State of mind! Jerry the humpback whale splashes with the...

'Make God Laugh': Last picture of Robin Williams who had not been seen in public for weeks after rehab stint for depression as police radio traffic reveals suspected suicide by hanging 'Jerry' the whale was captured last year splashing around in the Rockaways - with the Empire State Building far off in the background 'Jerry' - whose scientific name ... (more)


Related Topix: Grateful Dead, Pop/Rock, Gotham, Advertising

Mon Aug 11, 2014


Tom Petty Pays Tribute To Jerry Garcia At Outside Lands

Legendary rockers Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers headlined Saturday's action at the Outside Lands festival in San Francisco's Golden Gate Park.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Tom Petty

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Outside Lands review: Tom Petty, Macklemore thrill on Day 2

Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers headlined the inaugural Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival in 2008.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, Outside, Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Tom Petty, The Grateful Dead

Sat Aug 09, 2014


Jam Central Station: Jerry Garcia

Jam Central Station: Jerry Garcia Posted by Jeff Modzelewski on 08.09.2014 We celebrate the "in between days" with a look back at Jerry Jerry Garcia was born in 1942 in San Francisco, the son of a Spanish immigrant musician and a nurse.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Drugs, The Grateful Dead, Music, Entertainment

Fri Aug 08, 2014

Naperville Sun

'70s rockers Boston come to Aurora's RiverEdge Aug. 8

Gary Pihl, guitarist for Boston, learned to play from a talented musician, only he didn't know it at the time.


Related Topix: San Mateo County, CA, San Mateo, CA, Pop/Rock, The Warlocks, The Grateful Dead

Thu Aug 07, 2014


Various Artist Compilations - Move Me Brightly: Celebrating Jerry...

I don't know how to try to recommend this to fans of Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Grateful Dead