Dead Heads will have two reasons to check out Little Feat keyboardist Bill Payne's May solo tour. Many will know that he has recently collaborated with Robert Hunter - four songs by them, including the title tune Rooster Rag, are on last year's Feat album. In fact, the duo are now up to 15 songs together, and many of the newest are part of Bill's solo show.
Furthur featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir announces Summer and Fall Tours for 2013!
This year's Gathering Of The Vibes will feature two legendary nights of Phil Lesh & Friends. The Gathering Of The Vibes will take place July 25-28, 2013 in Bridgeport, Connecticut at Seaside Park. Learn more about what's in store and grab your tickets here.
The Mickey Hart Band Announces Second Leg of Worlds Within Tour
Releases Free Download of a New Live Song Feat. Lyrics by Robert Hunter
The Mickey Hart Band has announced new May tour dates for the second leg of their Worlds Within tour. The band will once again bring along Babatunde Olatunji protege's, the African Showboyz, as main support for the tour.
Bob Weir has a busy week planned at the end of February/beginning of March, with six shows during that week. Four are solo acoustic with special guest Jonathan Wilson, and two are with the RatDog Quartet.
Mickey Hart Band Releases Free Downloads of 9/2/12 Richmond, VA Show, Announces New Tour Date & Upcoming Release
Free Downloads From The Rex Foundation Benefit Recorded at The Fillmore Dec 1. feat. Bob Weir
Phil Lesh & Friends will be hitting the road for a November tour! The dates are:
November 7, 8 & 9 at the Wellmont Theatre in Montclair, NJ
November 11, 12 & 13 at the Roseland Ballroom in NYC
November 15, 16, 17 & 18 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY
Fans have been asking, who is in the Mickey Hart Band? Here is your first glimpse at the members of the Mickey Hart Band. Stay tuned for more inside looks coming soon.
Smithsonian Folkways Release Mickey Hart Collection Oct. 11th
Look for the the 7 Walkers, featuring Bill Kreutzmann, guitarist Papa Mali, multi-instrumentalist Matt Hubbard (Willie Nelson, Fastball), and legendary New Orleans bass man George Porter Jr. (The Meters, Funky Meters) in a city near you this Fall.
Furthur will be playing the East Coast and Midwest throughout November, 2011, with the tour dates below. Go to Furthur.net for complete tour information and ticketing information.
Lamin (Slice) Gassama, drum maker and drum teacher to little Gambian drum monsters... and Me
Grateful Dead archivist David Lemieux is your host for an exclusive exploration of the latest release in the Road Trips series. Recorded at New York City’s Fillmore East in May of 1970, the album is an amazing aural adventure of one of the band’s early career highlights. Also, this special will feature music not available on the official release as an extra for SIRIUS|XM Dead Heads!
By David Gans
Week of March 13, 2006
Two requests in one show!
John Jensen wrote: "Could you post the Dead Hour where you were shuffling through your iPod and found a cool version of 'Blues for Allah'?"
It's the 8/13/75 debut performance of "Blues for Allah," and it's pretty damn cool!
By Gary Lambert
Twenty-four years (and counting) into its mission, the
(San Francisco) Phil Lesh and Friends have announced that they will be performing a fall For more than a decade, the Gathering of the Vibes has been one of the highlights of the summer festival season. We are pleased to announce that on Saturday, July 21st, Phil Lesh & Friends will be performing at The Independent in San Francisco. Jackie Greene and Phil at Sweetwater, 7/7/07 The GLOBAL DRUM PROJECT Tour brings Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju, and Giovanni Hidalgo together again in a reunion sparked by the 15th anniversary of the ground-breaking album Planet
By Gary Lambert
By Gary Lambert
(San Francisco) Phil Lesh and Friends have announced that they will be performing a fall
For more than a decade, the Gathering of the Vibes has been one of the highlights of the summer festival season.
We are pleased to announce that on Saturday, July 21st, Phil Lesh & Friends will be performing at The Independent in San Francisco.
Jackie Greene and Phil at Sweetwater, 7/7/07
The GLOBAL DRUM PROJECT Tour brings Mickey Hart, Zakir Hussain, Sikiru Adepoju, and Giovanni Hidalgo together again in a reunion sparked by the 15th anniversary of the ground-breaking album Planet