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  1. 10 Reasons to Focus on Steps, Not GoalsRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Lifehack.org

    ... you don't even know how to play a chord. It can be incredibly intimidating to watch a Grateful Dead concert as Jerry Garcia moves up and down the fret board for hours without breaking a sweat. You'll most likely get the feeling that you'll "never be ...

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  2. LIVE: Grey Fox Bluegrass Festival @ Walsh Farm, 7/16/15Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Nippertown!

    ... School)." Rowan is also known for the other side of his musical life that included time spent with bandmate Jerry Garcia in Old and in the Way. Not surprisingly the crowd called out for a favorite from that band, "Panama Red," but Rowan advised them ...

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  3. Celebrate Jerry Garcia's 73rd Birthday at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Patch.com

    In one week the UCSC University Library and the Grateful Dead Archive will welcome guests to our Jerry Garcia 73rd Birthday Celebration at the Santa Cruz Museum of Art and History. The event on August 1st will be a great evening, featuring live music and exquisite gourmet food and fine wine.

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  4. Olympia Hempfest offers high times for legal-cannabis crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Times

    ... the beginning" of Olympia Hempfest and makes all the shirts himself. Some shirts pay homage to music icons like Jerry Garcia and Bob Marley, while others put a stoner twist on familiar cartoons. Converse was wearing a shirt that depicted classic ...

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  5. Olympia Hempfest offers high times all weekend at Heritage ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 26 | The Columbian

    ... the beginning" of Olympia Hempfest and makes all the shirts himself. Some shirts pay homage to music icons like Jerry Garcia and Bob Marley, while others put a stoner twist on familiar cartoons. Converse was wearing a shirt that depicted classic ...

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  6. Hark, dude! Dost thou not feel the buzz?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Times-Standard

    ... stories with no endings on them? Will reefer purchase count as a religious contribution? Will Bob Marley and Jerry Garcia be canonized? Finally, since the government has made it legal to worship weed, won't it be unconstitutional for marijuana to be ...

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  7. Phish returnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    Trey Anastasio devoted much time this year to studying the work of Jerry Garcia, prepping for his part in the highly anticipated "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead" shows in Santa Clara and Chicago. So, it was only natural to wonder how the guitarist-vocalist might draw upon what he learned when he led Phish -- aka, the other greatest jam band of all time -- into the Dead's old stamping ground of the Shoreline Amphitheatre, just a few miles up the road from where the "Fare Thee Well" gigs were played a month prior at Levi's Stadium.

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  8. Review, set list: Phish returns to Grateful Dead territoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 25 | Times-Standard

    Trey Anastasio devoted much time this year to studying the work of Jerry Garcia, prepping for his part in the highly anticipated "Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of the Grateful Dead" shows in Santa Clara and Chicago. So, it was only natural to wonder how the guitarist-vocalist might draw upon what he learned when he led Phish -- aka, the other greatest jam band of all time -- into the Dead's old stamping ground of the Shoreline Amphitheatre, just a few miles up the road from where the "Fare Thee Well" gigs were played a month prior at Levi's Stadium.

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  9. Concert Preview: Gathering Of The Vibes Continues Drawing Top Jam...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | The Newtown Bee

    Started as a labor of love and a tribute to the late Grateful Dead co-founder Jerry Garcia after his death in 1995, Gathering of the Vibes creator and master of everything Vibes, Ken Hays told The Newtown Bee he is ready to welcome tens of thousands of music fans to the festival's multiple stages with live music from morning to late night July 30 to August 2 at Bridgeport's Seaside Park. Plan to leave work early on Friday, July 31 and catch the Tedeschi Trucks Band on their return to the 20th Anniversary Gathering of the Vibes, which runs from July 30 to August 2 at Seaside Park in Bridgeport.

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  10. Grateful Dead's final shows shatter pay-per-view recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Digital Trends

    ... and featured noted deadhead (and NBA Hall of Famer,) Bill Walton. The group formed 50 years ago; its frontman, Jerry Garcia, passed away in the '90s; and the "core four" members are now in their golden years. For their hundreds of thousands, though, ...

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  11. The Set List: New Riders throw tie-dye hootenanny in San RafaelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Marin Independent Journal

    Legend has it that in 1969 Jerry Garcia was hankering for a band to play pedal steel guitar with, and that's how the New Riders of the Purple Sage were born. It's a bit of an over-simplification, but Garcia was indeed a founding member of the New Riders, who started out as an opening act for the Grateful Dead and went on to become a seminal psychedelic country-rock band of the 1970s.

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  12. Aquarium Rescue Unit bloomsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Boulder Weekly

    When Trey Anastasio took the stage with the remaining members of the Grateful Dead a few weeks ago, subbing for the 23-year-gone Jerry Garcia, it was a little hard not to regard the gig as a gentle and respectful closing of a generational arc.

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  13. Bette Midler's Divine Intervention Tour Wraps With $32...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Billboard

    ... for one performance. The 90-year old stadium was also the site of the Dead's final performances with the late Jerry Garcia who died on August 9, 1995. The band had just played two sold out shows at the stadium a month earlier with 113,327 fans in ...

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  14. Local bands bring their Jewish A-game to heritage nightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | J

    This year's Jewish Heritage Night events sponsored by the San Francisco Giants and Oakland A's will continue the tradition of hiring local bands to provide a Jewish pre-game soundtrack. Jerry's Kosher Deli, a San Franciscobased jam band that plays the music of Grateful Dead guitarist Jerry Garcia, liturgical singer-songwriter Rabbi Shlomo Carlebach, and reggae stars Bob Marley and Jimmy Cliff, will entertain on Monday, July 27 at the Giants' AT&T Park.

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  15. Book ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Ventura County Reporter

    ... chapter - he chronicles the Grateful Dead's early, Beat-generation-fueled inception in the early '60s, with Jerry Garcia as the catalyst, a riveting and magnetic personality around whom the other musicians (including the late Ron "Pigpen" McKernan) ...

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  16. Mac DeMarco's Breezy Summer Rock, Now With a Cup of CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... among the sharp-edged rock groups, hip-hop and electronic acts. Not many of them would be likely to claim Jerry Garcia as an influence, but DeMarco is a student of the Grateful Dead leader's clean guitar tone and slippery style of playing. During ...

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  17. You Can Go Home AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Eugene Weekly

    At the July 5 reunion show in Chicago, the author with the video monitor showing a young Jerry Garcia The Southwest plane taxied on the runway as "Good Lovin'" blared through the sound system.

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  18. Jazz is Dead, Vienna Boys Choir, the BFG and More Set for Fall 2015 at SopacRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    South Orange Performing Arts Center has announced its Fall 2015 Events at 1 SOPAC Way, South Orange, NJ, 07079. Scroll down for details! Tickets: $40-$55 Jazz is Dead celebrates the 50th Anniversary of The Grateful Dead with their highly-anticipated exclusive tour beginning August 1, the late Jerry Garcia 's birthday, and running through Labor Day 2015.

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  19. David Bromberg is bringing his band to to Pawling, N.Y., for a performance at Daryl's House.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Greenwich Citizen

    ... dobro and pedal steel guitar. Over the years he has played with everyone from Bob Dylan and George Harrison to Jerry Garcia . (He met Garcia at Woodstock when they both took refuge from the rain in the same shelter.) In 2008, Bromberg was nominated ...

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  20. Dr. Know: The Truth About Head ShopsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Willamette Week

    ... or over. Currently, tobacco and tobacco-related goods are legal to sell to anyone over age 18. Thus, your local Jerry Garcia-loving tobacconists have a decision to make: They can go 21-and-over and say "bong" until their lips fall off, or they can ...

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