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Grateful Dead Hour no.486

By David Gans

Grateful Dead Hour by David Gans

Week of January 12, 1988

Featuring a December 1997 interview with founding Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann. After a couple of years of laying low in Hawaii following the death of Jerry Garcia, he was back on the mainland with a band called Backbone.

Also: “Dark Star,” the Grateful Dead’s encore at the Greek Theater on 7/13/84. Some lucky attendees, myself included, saw a falling star in the sky above the band during the jam.

Enjoy!!

Interview: BILL KREUTZMANN part 1

Backbone
ONLY SON

Interview: BILL KREUTZMANN part 2

Backbone
OCEAN LAUGHTER

Grateful Dead 7/13/84 Greek Theater, Berkeley CA DARK STAR

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