Grateful Dead

Grateful Dead Hour no.457

By David Gans

Grateful Dead Hour by David Gans

Week of June 23, 1997

Second of two programs featuring a 1997 interview with Bob Weir and Rob Wasserman of Ratdog. Rob Wasserman died on June 29, 2016.

Also featured are selections from other performers on that summer’s Furthur Festival tour.


Interview: Bob Weir and Rob Wasserman

Chalice, from Fire on the Mountain: Reggae Celebrates the Grateful Dead, volume 2 SUGAR MAGNOLIA

Interview: Bob Weir and Rob Wasserman

RatDog, from Furthur More CASSIDY

moe., No Doy 32 THINGS

Arlo Guthrie, Running Down the Road STEALIN'

Arlo Guthrie, Washington County PERCY'S SONG

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- David Gans

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