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Five Rules the Grateful Dead Followed to Find Success
While following in the footsteps of the successful doesn't guarantee success, it provides a pretty good outline when forming your own strategies.
The Austin Chronicle
SXSW Panel: Stronger Than a S ance - " Resurrecting Jerry Garcia
While the Grateful Dead's musical legacy remains reviled by hippie-hating hipsters and embraced by the legions of faithful cultists, there's no denying that the Bay Area jam band was decades ahead of the curve in terms of fan outreach, pioneering social media, and viral marketing well before those terms - or the Internet - even existed.
Jerry Garcia celebration with Warren Haynes coming to Riverside Theater
The Jerry Garcia Symphonic Celebration - a music event curated by the family of the late Grateful Dead leader and featuring singer-guitarist Warren Haynes - is coming to the Riverside Theater May 21. Haynes, formerly of the Allman Brothers Band the leader of Gov't Mule , will share the stage with a 43-piece orchestra, in a show promising hallmarks ... (more)
The Indianapolis Star
Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay's guitar man
Christopher McKinney finds and maintains historic guitars for Indianapolis Colts owner Jim Irsay.
Jerry Garcia & DMB Record Store Day Vinyl on JamBase
Our friends at Wax Poetic have been busy beavers putting together their reliable list of expected Record Store Day releases.
Whitman Illuminated: Song of Myself
Born in 1819 to Quaker-leaning parents, native New Jerseyan Walt Whitman was a journalist, publisher, teacher, a nurse in the Civil War, a philosopher and poet.
The Daily News Leader
Peter Rowan's Bluegrass Band plays Friday
Peter Rowan's Bluegrass Band, one of the headliners at this summer's Red Wing Roots Music Festival at Natural Chimneys, comes to the Valley Friday for a show at Court Square Theater in Harrisonburg.
Cover Alert | Devo Tackles Morning Dew
Earlier today it was revealed that Devo guitarist Bob Casale died suddenly on Monday from health complications that led to heart failure.
PW's Weekend Picks: Feb 14-16
As legend has it, Bob Weir met Jerry Garcia on New Year's Eve in Palo Alto in 1963.
Happy Valentines Day | Grateful Dead Love Songs Playlist
In celebration of today's love-filled holiday, we here at JamBase have dug deep into the depths of the Grateful Dead's catalog to create the perfect Valentine's Day playlist for you and yours.