Every Wednesday we present another show from the archives of the Grateful Dead Hour - "A weekly audio postcard from the wide musical world of the Grateful Dead." Since 1985, the show has featured exclusive interviews, music from the roots and branches of the band's musical family tree, and of course a generous helping of unreleased live and studio recordings.

You can browse and/or search the Grateful Dead Hour program logs on the show's home page, gdhour.com. Let us know if there's a particular show you'd like to hear, and feel free to post requests and comments here or by email to gdhour [at] dead.net

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    Week of March 9, 2015

    First of two programs featuring the second set of Bill Kreutzmann’s Trypto Band, recorded December 2, 2014 at Zodiacs in Petaluma, CA.

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    Week of December 20, 1993

    Second of two programs featuring music from 9/18/74 in Dijon, France.


    Grateful Dead 9/18/74 Dijon, France HE'S GONE-> TRUCKIN'-> DRUMS->…

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    Week of December 13, 1993

    First of two programs featuring music from the Europe ’74 tour - 9/18 in Dijon, France, to be specific - plus a cool cover of “Johnny B. Goode” by reggae legend…

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    Week of March 27, 1995

    Unreleased live Grateful Dead music from Salt lake City 2/21/95, including the only Grateful Dead performance of “Salt Lake City” (which appeared on Bob Weir’d…

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    Week of May 28, 1990

    Unreleased live Grateful Dead music from February 1988 in Oakland.


    Grateful Dead 2/17/88 Henry J. Kaiser Convention Center, Oakland CA HEY…