Friday Jul 18
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Lyricist Robert Hunter On Finding Words for the Grateful Dead
Robert Hunter was a non-performing member of the Grateful Dead , a master lyricist who wrote the words to virtually every Jerry Garcia song.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
'California Slim: The Music, the Magic, and the Madness' is Released
Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart once said, "There was a community in need of music, and music in need of a community."
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Flashback | Jerry Garcia Sits In With Sting At RFK Stadium
In an unexpected pairing, the Grateful Dead chose Sting to open 11 stadium shows on their summer tour in 1993.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
List | 10 Great Songs About Going Home
Earlier today basketball great LeBron James penned penned a poignant letter explaining the reasons why he will return home to play for the Cleveland Cavaliers starting next season.
The Grateful Dead's fabled 1990 concert with Branford Marsalis to be released as special box set
In this Nov. 1, 1992 file photo, Grateful Dead lead singer Jerry Garcia performs at the Oakland, Calif., Coliseum.
Is Knute Berger just another stoned hippie?
Maybe it's because I have frequently been accused of looking like Jerry Garcia. Maybe it's because I went to Evergreen and people often assume I have a stoner's proclivities.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Wed Jul 09, 2014
THIS DAY IN 1968: Guitarist Eric Clapton announced the breakup of Cream. The band played a farewell concert later in the year.
Post and Courier
Peace, love and kindness at funky Folly
Inspired by Jerry Garcia, the late guitarist and front man for the iconic hippie jam band the Grateful Dead, a Folly Beach city councilman has succeeded in having the first week of August dedicated to the ideals of the 1960s.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Santa Cruz Sentinel
Best Bets, July 7, 2014: David Murray Infinity Quartet
Tenor saxophonist Murray, founding member of legendary World Saxophone Quartet, has collaborated with musicians including Max Roach, Macy Gray, Cassandra Wilson, and Jerry Garcia.
Something Else! Reviews
One Track Mind: Jerry Garcia Band, "The Night They Drove Old...
Jerry Garcia begins with a devastated cry, singing with a whispering hurt. "The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down" has never sounded more confidential, never more personal.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Salt Lake Tribune
Out and about: Bob Weir & RatDog, Sheila E., Ms. Lauryn Hill and more
The Grateful Dead is long gone, but Bob Weir & RatDog live on. Weir and Rob Wasserman, the Dead's rhythm guitarist and bassist , started RatDog as a side project.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Vail Daily News
Grateful Dead tribute band, Dark Star Orchestra, returns to State Bridge Saturday
Dark Star Orchestra was formed in 1997 in Chicago by John Kadlecik and keyboardist Scott Larned .
The Campbell Reporter
Mexican harbormaster, shipping agent, captain and owner of shipwrecked Erik charged with manslaughter
Charles Gibson, of El Sobrante, far left, Rich Ciabattari, of Pinole, Gary Hanson, of Novato, and Jerry Garcia, far right, of Novato, hold a life ring from the sportfishing boat the "Erik" outside a restaurant in Pinole, Calif., on Friday, June 27, 2014.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Exclusive Premiere | Jerry Garcia Band Covers The Band
The latest installment of the GarciaLive series of Jerry Garcia live archival releases features the Jerry Garcia Band's March 22, 1978 performance at Veteran's Hall in Sebastopol, CA.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Harvey Milk Wax Figure Unveiled by Nephew to Celebrate Opening of Madame Tussauds San Francisco
Stuart Milk, Co-Founder and Board President of the Harvey Milk Foundation, revealed the figure, which is ready to meet guests in the attraction's Spirit of San Francisco area, alongside figures of Janis Joplin and Jerry Garcia.
Throwback Thursday | Grateful Dead Bust Out Casey Jones
"Casey Jones," a Grateful Dead song written by Jerry Garcia and Robert Hunter, was played over 300 times between 1969 and 1993, but disappeared from setlists between 1984 and 1992.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
DSO & The Weight To Re-Create 1973 Dead & Band Sets
Jerry Garcia celebrated his 31st birthday on August 1, 1973 by performing with the Grateful Dead at Roosevelt Stadium in Jersey City, NJ as part of a stacked double-bill featuring The Band.