Grateful Dead

The Dead Covers Project

Whether you play just like Jerry or like to give the Grateful Dead's beloved classics a unique spin, the 2014 Dead Covers Project wants you! We're calling all musicians - near and far - to share their love for the music and magic of the Dead through video. Show off your musical chops and you just might find yourself front and center on Dead.net during the month of February! The rules are simple - all video submissions must contain a song either written by or recorded by the Dead. How that song is interpreted, however, is entirely up to you.

Upload your video to YouTube, tag it "DeadCoversProject," and we'll make it available to view on the band's official YouTube channel, www.youtube.com/gratefuldead. Need a little inspiration? During February, you can also check out an exclusive video playlist featuring a handful of hot submissions at www.facebook.com/gratefuldead. Can't carry a tune? Join the fun by "liking" your favorites on YouTube!

Good luck!

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Dead Covers Project Videos

Are we supposed to be posting videos here on our own? Or are we only supposed to post on YouTube and tag properly? Do the videos then somehow make their way over here? Still confused; guess I'll just listen to the music play!

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Can't Find Franklin's Tower ~Dead Covers Project 2015

Just gonna give this one more try after the poor outcome of my previous effort below.

This song is dedicated to the homeless of the world and all those who work to ease their pain.

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Hmmm

Tried posting a YouTube link for the first time here and this is how it turned out. Not optimal, for sure. Any hints on how to get a better transfer of a link? I used the embed feature on YouTube and this is what it gave me.

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Knockin' on Heaven's Door ~ Dead Covers Project 2015

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thanks, "the scarlet begonia."

or should i just call you by your first name, "the"? or mr. or ms. begonia? :-)

thanks SO MUCH for your kind words! we are based out of NYC. if we can ever find funding, we would love to go on tour! where are you?

if you want to send me your email address, i'll be happy to put you on our band listserve, for gig info. ALSO, we did a FULL LENGTH concert (featuring kenny brooks from ratdog) in that church last august! and we had it professionally recorded. that should be out later this year, and we'd send out an email about that as well.

thanks again for your enthusiasm. i really appreciate it.

cheers,
david

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DAVID BRYAN & FRIENDS Brown Eyed Women

DAVID BRYAN & FRIENDS: Brokedown Palace at that church band!! WOW to another cover
Just wanted to say I really admire your work. So original compared to everything else I have seen. Where are ya'll based?
Do you have a youtube page or anything?
MUST see this band!!!

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Syrup "I Know you Rider" Dead Covers Project 2015

Syrup is a Jamgrass band out of Cleveland Ohio that has opened for Melvin Seals, Railroad Earth, Dangermuffin etc and is gaining momentum in the Region. We recently recorded with Jam Turtle TV.

Hope you Enjoy the Video, and give us a like if you do!

http://youtu.be/i5xkvBgafFQ

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David Bryan and Friends "Brown-eyed Women"

our 2nd submission for the 2015 covers project. hope you all enjoy it!

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Mars Hotel Band

Yo...You guys sound real real good.

Congrats on the tight sound and the vibe....

Peace....g

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