The Grateful Dead Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Shaky Hand String BandRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... everything The Grass Is Dead are a bluegrass combo paying homage to the music and cultural legacy of The Grateful Dead, arguably America's first folk rock band and one of the most influential musical artists of the last 50 years. The catalogue of ...

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  2. KAFM Board of Directors MeetingRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 24 | KAFM Grand Junction

    ... everything The Grass Is Dead are a bluegrass combo paying homage to the music and cultural legacy of The Grateful Dead, arguably America's first folk rock band and one of the most influential musical artists of the last 50 years. The catalogue of ...

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  3. What a long strange trip it's been: The Elite EightRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 24 | Double G Sports

    Jerry Garcia must have been talking about the NCAA Tournament when he penned those words for the Grateful Dead. He also probably didn't have Kansas State or Loyola-Chicago in his Elite Eight.

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  4. Fire and fury in Grateful Dead landRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 23 | Lake County Record-Bee

    Bob Weir and Phil Lesh, longtime bandmates in the Grateful Dead, have just wrapped up their first tour as a duo, playing stripped-down renditions of Dead classics at six sold-out shows in theaters in New York, Chicago and Boston. With Weir strumming his unorthodox rhythm guitar parts and Lesh picking his busily contrapuntal bass lines, the pair had tested this new duo concept at Sound Summit, the big outdoor festival on Mount Tamalpais in September that they sold out in about two seconds.

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  5. Grateful Dead alumni Bob Weir and Phil Lesh closed out a tour last night at the Chicago TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | Chicago Reader

    It's a good time to be a Grateful Dead fan. The stigma of being a Deadhead has faded over the years, and the surviving members' current projects are more visible than ever, hitting the road frequently since 2015's 50th-anniversary shows.

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  6. RIP Augustus Owsley Stanley IIIRead the original story

    Mar 12, 2018 | Aquarius Papers

    Owsley Stanley, aka "Bear," died 7 years ago today in a car accident in Australia. If you turned on in the 60s or early 70s, or if you ever got into the Grateful Dead, then you owe a big one to "the Dancing Bear."

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  7. Rob Eaton To Miss A Series Of Upcoming Dark Star Orchestra DatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | JamBase

    ... "During this time period, Dark Star Orchestra will perform the Music of Jerry Garcia Band plus songs from the Grateful Dead Repertoire. We wish Rob Eaton and his Family the best and we look forward to his return to the stage with DSO on April 13." ...

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  8. Band Of Horses Announces 2018 Summer TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2018 | JamBase

    Band of Horses will embark on a U.S. tour this summer. The band has announced a series of dates that spans July 28th through August 18th.

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  9. Joe Russo's Almost Dead Offer Up Debuts To Close Out Three-Night Run At Brooklyn BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | JamBase

    ... gate with a take on The Rolling Stones' "The Last Time." The Out of Our Heads track was first played by the Grateful Dead in February of 1990 and would remain in their setlists through their final tour in 1995, getting played a total of 70 times. ...

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  10. Bob Weir & Phil Lesh Welcome Jeff Chimenti, Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams At Chicago TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2018 | JamBase

    ... followed with Bobby sharing a very brief, non-descriptive origin story about it talking about when the Grateful Dead rented out a very old rundown theater to practice in where they wrote it along with other tunes. Weir and Lesh than shared a more ...

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  11. Joe Russo's Almost Dead Deliver Bust Out & A Trio Of Debuts At Brooklyn BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | JamBase

    On Friday night Joe Russo's Almost Dead hit the midway point of their three-night sold out stand at their personal clubhouse Brooklyn Bowl. As the five-piece band marches toward their 150th show together, which will happen in early May in New Orleans, they continue to add new songs from the Grateful Dead's repertoire debuting a trio of tunes last night along with delivering a long-lost bust out.

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  12. Jerryfluence: Jerry Garcia Covers Spotify PlaylistRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2018 | JamBase

    Throughout his illustrious career with the Grateful Dead and leading his solo projects, guitarist Jerry Garcia incorporated the work of others into his sonic output. Garcia was known to cover a wide survey of fellow musicians both live and in the studio with the Dead as well as the Jerry Garcia Band and other solo endeavors.

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  13. Phil Lesh Believes in the Healing Power of MusicRead the original story

    Mar 10, 2018 | World News Report

    Bass player Phil Lesh is a founding member of The Grateful Dead, and he's about to hit town with the Terrapin Family Band - one of many acts keeping The Dead's jammy, improvisational style alive.

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  14. Tim Bluhm at Henry Miller Memorial LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Monterey County Weekly

    Tim Bluhm has contributed to the essence of California rock 'n' roll the past two decades as a singer, songwriter, musician, and producer. He is the singer and guitarist of The Mother Hips and The Rhythm Devils, playing alongside The Grateful Dead's Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann.

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  15. Exclusive Premiere: Spafford Shares Crystal Bay Show Featuring 2-Song SetRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | JamBase

    ... "Fire"-esque jam in "Leave Your Light On" it was fitting the quartet closed out the set with a cover of the Grateful Dead's "West L.A. Fadeaway." Spafford then returned for an encore of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Soul To Squeeze" in which Laforest ...

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  16. The 9th Annual Werk Out Music & Arts Festival Set For August 2 - 4Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The Werks are very pleased to announce that for the ninth year in a row they will be returning to the Legend Valley Concert Venue & Campground in Thornville, Ohio to host the preeminent improvised music event in the country. Joining The Werks at this very special happening in the woods will be Umphrey's McGee, Lettuce, Papadosio, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Twiddle, Turkuaz, Knower , Zach Deputy, Rumpke Mountain Boys, Ghost Light , and Mungion, with more acts announced soon.

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  17. Fruition Plays Mountaintop 'The Meaning' At WinterWonderGrass Tahoe Squaw ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | JamBase

    Fruition will again perform at the 4th annual WinterWonderGrass California Music and Brew Festival being held in Squaw Valley in North Lake Tahoe on April 6 - 8. The Portland, Oregon-based group posted a video for their song "The Meaning" which was filmed at last year's WinterWonderGrass California event. The scenic Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows video footage was filmed by Jeff Engerbretson and Ben Arnst.

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  18. 5 Products You Need to Check Out in 2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | Guitar Player

    The day before NAMM officially opened, Chris Martin IV really kicked things off by unveiling Martin Guitar's reimagined Standard Series-the biggest update to the company's flagship line in its 185-year history, and one that triggered some extremely "animated" discussions amongst the team. But Martin understands it needs to evolve-even after close to two centuries -and it also plans to spend 2018 letting players know the company makes more than just dreadnoughts and unamplified acoustics by promoting other styles and their acoustic/electric lines.

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  19. Eric Clapton Confirms Only Remaining 2018 North American ShowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | JamBase

    Famed guitarist Eric Clapton talked in recent interviews about keeping a light schedule moving forward. Clapton has just announced a pair of concerts in New York City with word they will be his "only remaining North American shows for 2018."

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  20. Full Show Audio: Larry Campbell & Teresa Williams Join Bob Weir & Phil Lesh Again In BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2018 | JamBase

    Guitarist Bob Weir and bassist Phil Lesh continued their first-ever duo tour on Thursday night with their second straight show at the Wang Theatre in Boston. Percussionist Wally Ingram once again joined the co-founding Grateful Dead members during portions of the first set and all of the second set, the latter of which also again featured special guests Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams .

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