Bobby, Billy, Mickey, John Mayer et al.
I googled Grateful Dead today and one of the first results was an opinion piece on a Alabama news website. The article, titled: 'Grateful Dead, LSD, and Tie-dye? Not in Alabama thank you very much', states that 'the website Estately recently looked at the places in America where the most hippies live. Alabama came in at number 46th in the country, ranking low on the hippie meter for almost every category, with a slight uptick for social media interest in the tune in and drop out lifestyle'.
I thought that by sharing it here the author might have a chance to hear from some of the people she's perpetuating stereotypes about.
I put a little context around this in this article:
Interesting stuff! http://www.glidemagazine.com/139462/trixie-garcia-talks-fare-thee-well-r...
Great story on Wall of Sound posted today on Motherboard.
Next few days will focus on the Chicago FTW concerts including an interview with Mickey.
Don't miss the photos! On Jambase: http://www.jambase.com/Articles/125019/Grateful-Dead-Inducted-Into-MSG-W...
Just read this online:
Is going on now-Donna is features