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 November 10, 1998

    Third of four programs featuring 6/26/76 in Chicago - the Dead’s first tour after taking 20 months off from the road.

    Enjoy!

    David Gans,…

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    Week of November 3, 1998

    Second of two programs featuring the complete first set of 6/26/76 in Chicago - the Dead’s first tour after taking 20 months off from the road.

    Second…

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    Week of October 27, 1998

    First of two programs featuring the complete first set of 6/26/76 in Chicago - the Dead’s first tour after taking 20 months off from the road.

    Enjoy…

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    Week of October 1, 1990

    A unique sequence from the fall of 1979 that end with the Dead’s first public performance of “C.C. Rider.”

    Enjoy!

    Grateful Dead 12/1/79…

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    Week of November 16, 2009

    Second of two programs featuring the second set of 9/10/91, later released on the boxed set 30 Trips Around the Sun, plus some live music from Furthur (with…