Taper's Section

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1973, 1978, and 1990.

    Our first selection is from RFK Stadium in Washington, DC, on 6/10/73, one of the…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1978, 1982, and 1984.

    Our first stop this week is at the Philadelphia Spectrum, where we have the end…

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    Our first stop this week is on 5/29/71 at Winterland, where we have this classic ’71 sequence of…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead from 1973, 1977, and 1978.

    Our first stop is on the second big weekend show of May 1973, at UCSB Stadium in Santa…

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    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have music from 1970, 1979, and 1981.

    Our first stop this week is in Kirkwood, MO, on 5/14/70, where we have this very unique, and…

In this space, every Monday, you will find information on the recorded history of the Grateful Dead’s music as it pertains to that week, specifically focusing on the shows for that week, through the band’s 30 year performing history, that reside in the Grateful Dead's storied tape vault. Although not everything is in there, with more than 1,600 of the band's 2,400-odd shows represented, there is plenty about which to talk. Check back weekly for new entries and insight into the vault, as well as exclusive audio clips relating to that week in the Grateful Dead’s recorded history.