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How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You: The Beyhive
Beyonc on stage during "The Mrs. Carter Show World Tour" at the Barclays Center on August 3, 2013 in New York, New York.
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Bridgeport's Gathering of the Vibes announces Introductory lineup
For decades, Grateful Dead shows served as a community-building institution where followers of the group could revel with friends both old and new.
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Thursday on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart issued the #mcconnelling challenge . If you missed the idea, last week Mitch McConnell's campaign posted an "ad" consisting of nothing but PR film backed by insipid music, ready for any Superpac to grab footage without "coordinating" with McConnell's senate re-election campaign.
Sun Mar 16, 2014
Grateful Dead's Mickey Hart Set for Mainly Mozart's Mozart & The Mind Series
Expanding on the success of its inaugural season last summer, Mainly Mozart's innovative Mozart & The Mind series, led by Mainly Mozart Artistic Partner Tim Mullen, expands its programming to include two full-length performances and an affiliated public symposium at the University of California, San Diego this season.
Chris Robinson Surprises Phil Lesh At Birthday Show
Last night, Phil Lesh celebrated his 74th birthday by jamming the night away at his Terrapin Crossroads venue in San Rafael, CA during a surprise-filled two-set show that started around 8 p.m. and went well beyond midnight.
Sat Mar 15, 2014
Vibes | Panic, moe., UM, Disco Biscuits With Rhythm Devils
Tonight, the lineup for this year's Gathering Of The Vibes was announced on stage at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY during a show featuring Kung Fu and Deep Banana Blackout .
Happy 2014 Video Birthday to Three Amazing Musical Geniuses, Ry Cooder, Phil Lesh, and Sly Stone
For our Saturday Night Attitude dance, we'll feature the work of three who have given us some amazingly danceable tunes! It's the birthday of Ry Cooder, one of the most amazing guitarists ever to walk this planet, Phil Lesh, the founding bass player of the Grateful Dead, and the singular Sly Stone, producer, songwriter, and musical pioneer.
Happy Birthday Phil Lesh | Top 10 Tunes Playlist
If there's one living musician who could be called the patriarch of our scene, it's none other than Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh .
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Meeting the End of Life with LSD
TUESDAY, MARCH 4 The week continues with LSD , that chemical hallmark of every good liberal-arts education and the only thing on earth that made Grateful Dead shows even temporarily palatable, which may be en route to a resurgence as a mainstream therapeutic aid .
The Weekend Plan-It: Bob Weir, Gran Torino, anda
Good morning! Oh man, it's the weekend! Why did it take so long to get here?? Take a look at what's going on, and plan accordingly.
Beck and Crosby Are 'California Dreaming' On New CDs
Although often touted for being the infamous "disco decade", the 70's also brought us the age of the singer/songwriter: up until that point, the emphasis had always been on bands, and the occasional solo recording artist was seen as something of a novelty - the 70's introduced us to the concept of individual artists who used music as a form of ... (more)
Thu Mar 13, 2014
The Austin Chronicle
SXSW Panel: The Rhythm & the Brain
On a somber day in Austin there was something healing about Grateful Dead drummer Mickey Hart expounding on the big picture of why music matters.
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.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
Audio | Miles Davis Footprints At Fillmore West
Later this month Columbia/Legacy will release MILES AT THE FILLMORE - Miles Davis 1970: The Bootleg Series Vol.
Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank find a deal that suits them
While neither Men's Wearhouse nor Jos. A. Bank evoke memories of The Grateful Dead, the lyric, "What a long, strange trip it's been," seems appropriate to describe the back and forth that has been going on between the companies since last fall when Jos.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
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)
Mon Mar 10, 2014
The Georgia Straight
The Festival Express party train made rock history on the rails
There's been some pretty sweet concert Blu-rays released in the last little while.
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Hampton Roads Daily Press
Grateful Dead show at Hampton Coliseum in 1979 to be released on vinyl, reports say
Record Store Day is a pretty wonderful idea. Now, Grateful Dead fans have an extra reason to embrace this yearly promotional song-and-dance.
Jackie Greene Stars As Phil Lesh's Special Guest At Terrapin
Last night Phil Lesh & Friends began a four-night stand at Lesh's Terrapin Crossroads venue in San Rafael, CA.