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Furthur Summer 2010 Tour

Furthur, featuring Phil Lesh, Bob Weir, Jeff Chimenti, John Kadlecik, Jay Lane, and Joe Russo will be heading out on a Summer Tour in 2010! The dates of the tour are:

 Fri-Jun-25 Rochester, NY Highland Bowl 
 Sat-Jun-26 Brooklyn, NY MCU Park (formerly KeySpan Park)

The Jerry Garcia Foundation Celebrates Jerry’s Birthday with Release of the Legendary Musician’s Fine Art

The Jerry Garcia Foundation Celebrates Jerry’s Birthday with Release of the Legendary Musician’s Fine Art

Several pieces of Jerry Garcia’s fine art have been awarded to charitable organizations and can be viewed at galleries and upcoming music celebrations.

The Jerry Garcia Foundation Joins Dead & Company’s Summer Concert Tour at Participation Row Charity Village

The Jerry Garcia Foundation invites the Grateful Dead music community to participate in the #RippleEffect Global Art Project by creating a #StoriesofGratitude Collage.

The Literary Underground of the Grateful Dead - Final Blog

Ralph J. Gleason and the Community of the Dead: The Jefferson Airplane and the San Francisco Sound

The Literary Underground of the Grateful Dead: The Hippies

Last month’s entry discussed a sympathetic insider’s account of the Haight-Ashbury and how it informed the Dead’s early work; this month’s entry discusses a book that represents largely the opposite. Like James N. Doukas’s Electric Tibet, Burton H.

One Night Only - May 11, 2016: 6th Annual Grateful Dead Meet-Up At The Movies: Sullivan Stadium 7/2/1989

Come one, come all! Join us as we boogie down the aisles of your local moving picture house for the 6th Annual Meet-Up At The Movies. This year's special cinema event is a bona fide classic - the previously unreleased Grateful Dead concert from Sullivan Stadium in Foxboro, Massachusetts on July 2, 1989.


There's a fair chance you might not have heard of American cartoonist Paul Pope, but like the superheroes he brings to life, he's been steadily rising up from anonymity for well over 20 years now.

The Literary Underground of the Grateful Dead: Electric Tibet

“You gotta experience the Grateful Dead. When they happen, they just happen. You can’t get it by reading about them. You have to freak with them” (7). So begins one of the more obscure books on the San Francisco music scene, Electric Tibet.

Jerry Garcia Foundation Shares the Fine Art of Jerry Garcia with Music and Art Communities

Jerry Garcia’s visual art will be on exhibit at fellow musician Jorma Kaukonen’s Psylodelic Gallery from April through August 1st and at the Asbury Park Music in Film Festival on April 9.

This Saturday: Billy & The Kids At The Warfield

Bill makes his long awaited return to San Francisco’s legendary venue, The Warfield Theater, home of so many epic Grateful Dead and Jerry Garcia Band shows. From returns to new beginnings — this show also marks the SF debut of Billy & The Kids on Saturday, April 9.

Sketch Pad - The Making Of July 1978: The Complete Recordings

No paint-by-numbers here! Cartoonist Paul Pope and Art Director Steve Vance painstakingly put together the beautiful box that is JULY 1978: THE COMPLETE RECORDINGS. Take a closer look at some the drafts that may or may not have made the cut.

Watch this space in the coming weeks for more reveals.

Take a look at the July 1 & 3, the booklet, and packaging sketches here.

The Literary Underground of the Grateful Dead: The Dictionary of the Dead

It all began with a dictionary. After a few months performing as the Warlocks, the band discovered a single by another band with the same name, and in November 1965, they met in Palo Alto to discuss options. Bob Weir recently reflected on that afternoon.

Record Store Day 2016: 4/25/77, Capitol Theater

Record Store Day 2016 is April 16th! This year's Grateful Dead release will be 4/25/77, Capitol Theater, Passaic, NJ. The 4-LP 180-gram vinyl set will be limited to just 7,700 copies so you'll want to start scoping out your local retailer now.

The Literary Underground of the Grateful Dead

Grateful Dead lyricist Robert Hunter once wrote, “A shelf of books could be written and still only lightly perturb the surface of who the Grateful Dead were, are, and why.” Now, fifty years after the band formed, there are many shelves of books on the Dead, with more volumes appearing every year.

Free Dead at Google Play

FREE DEAD! Truck on over to Google Play where they are serving up the entire Very Best of the Grateful Dead album for nothin' from now until 1/28. Grab your copy here.

Now Available: Dick's Picks Vol. 6 on 180-gram Vinyl

DICK'S PICKS VOL. 6 is now available on vinyl for the first time. Remastered from the original source by Jefferey Norman and released by our friends at Brookvale Records, this individually-numbered 180-gram vinyl is limited to just 1,500. Get it while you can!

A Closer Look At The Art Of Penabranca

It's quite rare to get a guided tour of a gallery by the artist himself! We're pleased to introduce Brooklyn-based Brazilian Visual Artist Penabranca aka Bruno Borges who created the artwork for our Circles Around The Sun release and even more delighted that he decided to share a few of his diverse works with us firsthand. Check them out here.

All In The Family: Neal Casal

On occasion we come across a Grateful Dead family member who's been behind-the-scenes yet with us all along. Neal Casal is just that.

All In The Family: Jesse Jarnow

You may have heard us mention music scribe Jesse Jarnow's name a few times over this past year.

Grateful Dead Pumpkin Stencils

Make your jack-o-lantern a little more grateful this year!

1. Print out your favorite stencil - stealie or dancing bear.

2. Carefully cut out the white parts.

3. Place over pumpkin and using a Sharpie, draw the stencil onto your pumpkin.

4. Carve out the stenciled parts of your pumpkin.

Tellin' Tales: 30 Trips Listen & Learn With Jesse Jarnow

In honor of this here release, we've whipped up a very special listening party featuring track-by-track commentary from our 30 TRIPS DEFINITIVE LIVE STORY liner note scribe Jesse Jarnow.

Mickey, Bill, And Bob Form “Dead & Company” With John Mayer, Announce Halloween Madison Square Garden Concert

The news is out, all over town... Mickey, Bill, and Bob have joined forces with Grammy Winning singer/guitarist John Mayer to form the band Dead & Company.

Talkin' 30 Trips With Nicholas Meriwether

It's a tall order to take on writing up any year in Grateful Dead history, but to attempt to tell their complete story...godspeed! We called UC Santa Cruz Grateful Dead Archivist Nicholas Meriwether to task for this one and the result is either the shortest book or the longest liner notes you'll find on the Dead.


Head on over to for the very first listen of "Morning Dew" 9/18/87 Madison Square Garden, David Fricke's exclusive interview with archivist David Lemieux, and the details on 30 TRIPS AROUND THE SUN's '69 and '84 shows.

The Spirit of '77: SiriusXM Free Listening

Enjoy The Spirit of ’77 Weekend on SiriusXM’s Grateful Dead Channel. Hear tracks from this landmark concert period throughout Memorial Day Weekend, only on SiriusXM channel 23! Now through June 1, anyone with an unsubscribed satellite radio can hear 60 SiriusXM channels for free, including the Grateful Dead Channel. Just turn it on and start listening.

On Newsstands - The Grateful Dead: The Official Newsweek 50 Year Collector’s Edition

Get it while you can! Out now, The Grateful Dead: The Official Newsweek 50 Year Collector’s Edition is filled with all the mayhem and monumental moments of the band's fifty years.

Documenting The Dead: The Dick Latvala Collection

By Nicholas Meriwether

The Dick Latvala Collection

The Dick Latvala Collection

Bill Kreutzmann Book Tour & Memoir Excerpt

Bill's memoir - DEAL: MY THREE DECADES OF DRUMMING, DREAMS, AND DRUGS WITH THE GRATEFUL DEAD – is now on sale everywhere including these fine retailers:, Barnes & Noble (signed edition), and Amazon!

Grateful Dead Original Members Add Two Dates To Final Concerts

The original members of Grateful Dead have announced two additional shows at Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California on June 27th and 28th, as part of their “Fare Thee Well: Celebrating 50 Years of Grateful Dead” run. Along with the three shows at Chicago's Soldier Field on July 3rd, 4th, and 5th, the run will mark the original members' last-ever performances together.

May 4th, 2015: The Fifth-annual Grateful Dead Meet-up At The Movies - Alpine Valley

Come one, come all to this year's special 50th anniversary edition of the Grateful Dead Meet-up at the Movies! The fifth-annual can’t-miss event features the previously unreleased Grateful Dead concert from July 19, 1989 at Alpine Valley. Nominated For A Webby Award has been nominated for a Webby Award! The nomination is a testament to the thousands of Dead Heads who contributed the set lists, photos, memorabilia and memories which make the site such a vibrant tribute to Jerry. We thank you kindly!


More hot show news! On May 14, an extraordinary collection of music stars will come together at Merriweather Post Pavilion in Columbia, MD, for DEAR JERRY: CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF JERRY GARCIA!


Dave's Picks 2015 Artist-in-Residence Micah Nelson gives us a little insight into his unconventional upbring (yes, the one and only Willie is his dad) and into how he juggles his time between painting, animating, and playing in not one, not two, but three bands(!) in this e

Songwriters Hall of Fame Inductees: Robert Hunter & Jerry Garcia

We're pleased to announce that Robert Hunter and Jerry Garcia will be inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame on June 18th in NYC. Learn more about this very special honor here.


In the history of modern music, few bands have captured as many hearts and inspired entire generations like the Grateful Dead.

Grateful Dead Original Members To Perform Together Again One Last Time

Grateful Dead Original Members Reunite to Celebrate 50th Anniversary

Remembering Rock Scully

Bob Weir Pays Tribute To Rock Scully

Well, OK, our old friend Rock has moved on. *Way* more than nine lives, by my count.

In Stores Now: Dogfish Head's American Beauty Beer

A fresh batch of American Beauty, Dogfish Head’s liquid tribute to the Grateful Dead, is now on taps and shelves.


If you missed the chance to grab tickets to see Robert Hunter at City Winery in Napa on 11/28 or 11/29, there are now tickets for his show on 11/26. Get 'em while you can!

Remembering Willy Legate

A Message From The Band - #GoVote

Today's the day! Do your part - #GoVote.

Announcing GarciaLive Volume Five

GarciaLive Volume Five: December 31st, 1975 Keystone Berkeley celebrates the Jerry Garcia Band's three set performance at the storied Keystone Berkeley.

Bill Kreutzmann To Debut New Band

Bill Kreutzmann to debut new band!

Out Now: Dennis McNally's On Highway 61: Music, Race, and the Evolution of Cultural Freedom

"On Highway 61 is America's most iconic stretch of asphalt, a vital artery of blues, stories and dreamers.

October 12: Mickey Hart & Zakir Hussain at the San Francisco Jazz Center

Mickey Hart will join his long-time partner (Diga, Planet Drum) Zakir Hussain, the master of the Indian tabla, in a tribute to the late, great, Armando Peraza, legendary for his work with Santana, Cal Tjader, and many more, at the San Francisco Jazz Center, 201 Franklin St., San Francisco, on Sunday, October 12, at 7 p.m. Not to be missed. Cryptical Crosswords - September


Summer's coming in! Maintain your brain (and your Grateful Dead smarts) with our exclusive Cryptical Crossword Puzzles. Break out that handy No.


Alex Trebek asked him about being a Dead Head on national television.

Who is Bill Cossen?

So Many Roads Conference Brings Grateful Dead Scholars to SJSU in November

So Many Roads – the World In the Grateful Dead, is an interdisciplinary conference celebrating the diverse roles the iconic American band has played in arts and culture since their formation nearly 50 years ago. Cryptical Crosswords - August


Summer's coming in! Maintain your brain (and your Grateful Dead smarts) with our exclusive Cryptical Crossword Puzzles. Break out that handy No.

HeadCount Q&A with Mickey, Bill, and The Disco Biscuits

Gathering of the Vibes featured one of the most unique collaborations of the year, as The Disco Biscuits invited Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann on stage for a once-in-a-lifetime collaboration.

All In The Family: Jessica Dessner

She may be best known as a dancer and a poet, but it was her artwork that first piqued our interest in Jessica Dessner. Cryptical Crosswords - July

Cryptical Crosswords

Summer's coming in! Maintain your brain (and your Grateful Dead smarts) with our exclusive Cryptical Crossword Puzzles. Break out that handy No.

All In The Family: Justin Kreutzmann

Justin Kreutzmann was born into the highly creative if unconventional world of the Grateful Dead. So it comes as no surprise that when his dad gave him a Super-8 film camera back in 1977, his path was set for life.

4th Annual Grateful Dead Meet-Up At The Movies - Beat Club 4/21/72

We're brimmin' with Bremen over at! That's right, the festivities surrounding the 4th Annual Meet-Up At The Movies: Beat Club 4/21/72 have started early for us. Cryptical Crosswords - June

Official 2013 30 Days of Dead Cover Art

Summer's coming in! Maintain your brain (and your Grateful Dead smarts) with our exclusive Cryptical Crossword Puzzles. Break out that handy No.

Bob Weir & RatDog hitting the road June 6-September 14

Bob Weir & RatDog are hitting the road starting from June 6 to September 14, 2014.

Talkin' With Donna Jean Godchaux

From the FAME and Muscle Shoals Sound Studios to the San Francisco Sound, Donna Jean Godchaux blends her two realities seamlessly on Back Around, her latest release with the Donna Jean Godchaux Band and Jeff Mattson.

Phil Lesh & Friends at Capitol Theatre May 29 & 30!

It's your last chance to see Phil Lesh & Friends at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY until the Fall of 2014. Tickets are on sale now for the May 29 & 30 shows at the Cap, available here.

Bob Weir & RatDog new dates announced for Summer 2014!

Bob Weir & RatDog will be hitting the road this summer for more shows. In addition to the previously announced June and July shows, Bob & RatDog will be hitting the road in August and September, with a new show announced for Denver in July.

Nicholas Meriwether on the Grateful Dead Scholars Caucus

More than fifty scholars, writers and special guests attended the Grateful Dead sessions of the recent Southwest Popular/American Culture Association conference. Held in Albuquerque, NM, the conference drew more than 1,000 academics, with the Dead Area — nicknamed the Grateful Dead Scholars Caucus — as the single largest group.

The Complete Road Trips Series Now Available at iTunes

We're going down the road digitally. The Complete Road Trips series as a bundle and individual Road Trips releases are now available at iTunes. If you missed the chance to get in on several of our sold out Road Trips titles, now you can get them digitally.

Out Now: Dick's Picks Vol. 5 on 180-gram Vinyl

Available now for pre-order: Dick's Picks Vol. 5: Oakland Auditorium Arena 12/26/79!

Grateful Dead x SkiLogik

We're suckers for stories of those who've found a way to incorporate the Grateful Dead's music and methodology into their daily lives, so naturally we were intrigued when we came across Eddie Sciarrone and his wife's story about the "Grateful Dead of skis." So intrigued, in fact, that we now present to you, not only Eddie and Cara's story but

Next Week: Phil in Philly!

Phil Lesh & Friends start a 3 night run in Philadelphia next Monday, November 11, at the Tower Theatre! There are still a few tickets left, so get yours now for Phil's last Philadelphia-area shows until 2015! Check out for complete information.

Dogfish Head’s Grateful Dead Brew Hitting Taps, Shelves

American Beauty, the counterculture collaboration between Dogfish Head Craft Brewery and the Grateful Dead, will be hitting taps and shelves over the next few weeks.

The Grateful Dead Complete Studio Albums Collection Available for the First Time Ever in 24bit HD Audio at HDtracks

Robert Hunter Honored With Lifetime Achievement Award

"Would you hear my voice come through the music
Would you hold it near as it were your own?"

Mickey Hart Remembers Ray Dolby

Ray Dolby is Dead

Oh my, oh my… he’s just not the type to die…

Thoughts on Ray Dolby 9/13/13

He had the Spirit of Pythagoras riding shotgun with him. Ray’s process was simple, a miniature of the universe, the cosmos. He made a complex problem easy and efficient. Expand and contract, expand and contract in Rhythm.

All In The Family: Sam Field

To call it a labor of love would be an understatement.

All In The Family: Steve Vance

Grammy Award-winning artist Steve Vance is a veteran when it comes to designing memorable packages.

Phil Lesh & Friends Fall Tour 2013!

Phil Lesh & Friends are hitting the road! They'll be playing a dozen shows on the East Coast, starting on Halloween for four nights at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY (10/31 to 11/3), five nights at the Best Buy Theater in New York City (11/5 to 11/9) and capping it off with three nights at the Tower Theatre in Philadelphia (11/11 to 11/13).

Mickey Hart Band's New Album Superorganism is Out Now

The Mickey Hart Band's new album, SUPERORGANISM, is out now. To purchase the album, click here.

The album is available to stream for a limited time on Rolling Stone. Listen here.

The band is currently on the road in support of the album. Tour dates below.

Furthur in Mexico - On Sale Now!

High-tail it down to Mexico with Furthur! Paradise Waits, featuring four nights of Furthur at the all-inclusive Hard Rock Riviera Maya on January 20-24, 2014, is on sale now at

Bob Weir & Tim Flannery Benefit Concert for Bryan Stow now available online

On August 5, 2013, the non-profit organization Music That Matters will launch its IPTV anywhere and Roku video music channel. The channel will initially feature two pay-per-view benefit concerts. The first, Bob Weir and Tim Flannery, Live from the Uptown Theatre is a benefit to raise money for Bryan Stow.

Grateful Dead: Artist Of The Week on Slacker

The Grateful Dead made Slacker's Artist of the Week for Jerry's birthday and the days between. Tune in here.

Grateful Dead Offers Four New Digital Collections Exclusively On Itunes

Select Studio And Live Albums Plus Two Special Rarities Collections Are Now Available Exclusively On The iTunes Store

Album Teaser: Mickey Hart Band's SUPERORGANISM

The Mickey Hart Band have released a teaser of their upcoming sophomore album, SUPERORGANISM, due out on August 13th.

Now Available: GarciaLive Volume 2

GarciaLive Volume Two captures the classic latter-era lineup of the Jerry Garcia Band in the very familiar surroundings of the Greek Theatre in Berke

Timbers of Fennario: Stories Inspired by the Music of Grateful Dead

GRATEFUL DEAD is one of the most iconic American bands of the past century. Through thirty years of relentless touring and dozens of albums, the group earned a reputation for their unique live shows and the eclectic, improvisational nature of their music.

Mickey Hart Band Announce New Album, Superorganism, and Tour To Celebrate Hart's 70th Birthday

The Mickey Hart Band will release their second album in two years on August 13th, 2013, titled Superorganism, just weeks before Hart's 70th Birthday. On the band's last record, Mysterium Tremendum (2012), Hart sonified light waves from space with the help of NASA and scientists from Penn State and Lawrence Berkeley Labs. Now, with Superorganism, Hart is going even deeper.


Don't miss the chance to see Galactic, Cake, Taj Mahal Trio, Mike Farris & The Roseland Rhythm Revue, and Danny Click & The Hell Yeahs jamming for a good cause this Saturday, June 22 at the Mount Tam Jam. Get tickets and learn more here.

Grateful Dead Meet Up At The Movies 2013: "Sunshine Daydream"

On a blistering summer day in 1972, the Grateful Dead took the stage on the grounds of the Oregon Country Fair in Veneta, Ore.

All In The Family: Masaki Koike

Graphic designer Masaki Koike pulls out all the stops to make beautiful boxed sets. He's even got a Grammy to prove it!

All In The Family: Steve Silberman

You are probably already familiar with Grateful Dead scribe Steve Silberman. He's written countless essays and liner notes and even co-authored a book on the Dead, not to mention his co-producer credit on the must-have boxed set So Many Roads (1965-1995).

Featured Show: May 17, 1977

Featured Show: May 17, 1977

Take a closer look at Coliseum, University Of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL (5/17/77), the last show in our May 1977 boxed set.

Listening Party

MAY 17, 1977

"Mississippi Halfstep"

David Lemieux on May 17, 1977


Show #5
Coliseum, University Of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL (5/17/77)

Disc 1
1. New Minglewood Blues [5:46]
2. Mississippi Half-Step Uptown Toodeloo> [10:28]
3. El Paso [4:48]
4. They Love Each Other [7:42]
5. Jack Straw [5:37]
6. Jack-A-Roe [5:59]
7. Looks Like Rain [8:10]
8. Tennessee Jed [8:46]
9. Passenger [3:36]
10. High Time [8:32]
11. Big River [6:39]

Disc 2
1. Sunrise [4:35]
2. Scarlet Begonias> [13:02]
3. Fire On The Mountain [13:14]
4. Samson and Delilah> [6:43]
5. Bertha> [6:16]
6. Good Lovin' [6:02]
7. Brown-Eyed Women [5:34]

Disc 3
1. Estimated Prophet [8:55]
2. Terrapin Station> [11:23]
3. Playing In The Band> [12:20]
4. Drums> [4:49]
5. Wharf Rat> [12:53]
6. Playing In The Band [6:06]
7. Sugar Magnolia [9:15]

Featured Show: May 15, 1977

Featured Show: May 15, 1977

Take a closer look at St. Louis Arena, St. Louis MO (5/15/77), the fourth show in our May 1977 boxed set.

Listening Party

MAY 15, 1977

"Not Fade Away"

David Lemieux on May 15, 1977


Show #4
St. Louis Arena, St. Louis MO (5/15/77)

Disc 1
1. Bertha> [6:34]
2. Good Lovin' [6:07]
3. Row Jimmy [10:51]
4. New Minglewood Blues [5:33]
5. Tennessee Jed [9:35]
6. Lazy Lightning> [3:34]
7. Supplication [4:42]
8. Jack-A-Roe [6:24]
9. Passenger [4:31]
10. Brown-Eyed Women [5:16]

Disc 2
1. Dancing In The Street [18:49]
2. Estimated Prophet> [11:32]
3. Eyes Of The World> [12:48]
4. Drums> [3:13]
5. Samson and Delilah [7:28]
6. Ship Of Fools [7:41]

Disc 3
1. St. Stephen> [5:28]
2. Iko Iko> [3:54]
3. Not Fade Away> [9:38]
4. Sugar Magnolia [9:58]
5. Uncle John's Band [9:06]

Phil Lesh & Friends hitting the road Summer 2013!

Phil Lesh & Friends will be playing July 22 & 23 at the Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, NY; July 24 at Penn's Peak in Jim Thorpe, PA; and July 26 & 27 at Gathering Of The Vibes in Bridgeport, CT. Go to for complete ticket information.

Featured Show: May 13, 1977

Featured Show: May 13, 1977

Take a closer look at Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL (5/13/77), the third show in our May 1977 boxed set.

Listening Party

MAY 13, 1977

"Looks Like Rain"

David Lemieux on May 13, 1977


Show #3
Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL (5/13/77)

Disc 1
1. The Music Never Stopped [8:37]
2. Ramble On Rose [7:33]
3. Cassidy [4:46]
4. Brown-Eyed Women [5:35]
5. New Minglewood Blues [5:06]
6. Friend Of The Devil [8:38]
7. El Paso [4:55]
8. Jack-A-Roe [5:56]
9. Looks Like Rain [8:17]
10. Scarlet Begonias> [7:05]
11. Fire On The Mountain [13:19]

Disc 2
1. Samson and Delilah> [7:24]
2. Bertha [6:52]
3. Estimated Prophet> [9:51]
4. Drums> [5:47]
5. The Other One> [16:28]
6. Stella Blue> [11:51]
7. Goin' Down The Road Feeling Bad> [8:05]
8. One More Saturday Night [5:21]
9. U.S. Blues [5:57]

Featured Show: May 12, 1977

Take a closer look at Auditorium Theatre, Chicago, IL (5/12/77), the second show in our May 1977 boxed set.

Featured Show: May 11, 1977

Featured Show: May 11, 1977

Take a closer look at St. Paul Civic Center Arena, St. Paul, MN (5/11/77), the first show in our May 1977 boxed set.

Listening Party

MAY 11, 1977

"Ramble On Rose"

David Lemieux on May 11, 1977


Show #1
St. Paul Civic Center Arena, St. Paul, MN (5/11/77)

Disc 1
1. Promised Land [4:54]
2. They Love Each Other [7:38]
3. Big River [6:25]
4. Loser [7:39]
5. Looks Like Rain [9:18]
6. Ramble On Rose [7:48]
7. Jack Straw [5:54]
8. Peggy-O [8:43]
9. El Paso [4:44]
10. Deal [5:49]

Disc 2
1. Lazy Lightning> [3:32]
2. Supplication [5:20]
3. Sugaree [13:49]
4. Samson and Delilah [7:08]
5. Brown-Eyed Women [5:28]
6. Estimated Prophet [8:38]

Disc 3
1. Scarlet Begonias> [9:47]
2. Fire On The Mountain> [11:02]
3. Good Lovin' [6:29]
4. Uncle John's Band> [9:11]
5. Space> [5:48]
6. Wharf Rat> [9:51]
7. Around and Around [8:48]
8. Brokedown Palace [5:34]

Furthur Summer & Fall 2013 Tour Dates

Furthur featuring Phil Lesh and Bob Weir announces Summer and Fall Tours for 2013!

Dick's Picks Vol. 3 & 4 On 180-gram Vinyl

Dick's Picks Vol. 3 and Vol. 4 will be released on limited edition 180 gram vinyl by Brookvale Records on April 16th. All copies are will be hand numbered. The edition is limited to 2,000. Get yours before they are gone, gone, gone.

Gathering Of The Vibes 2013: Two Nights Of Phil Lesh & Friends

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, Free Download

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.

March 13: "Weir Here" with Special Guest Phil Lesh

Phil Lesh will be joining Bob Weir on his mostly-weekly "Weir Here" program on Wednesday, March 13, at 5:30 PM PST/8:30 PM EST. Also joining will be Steve Parish and David Lemieux. Go to to watch the free video stream.

Q+A Topic: Pigpen

Participate in the conversation online #WeirHere

Mickey Hart Band and Black Mountain Boys Reunion To Celebrate Ashkenaz's 40th

Two Dead-oriented shows await Dead Heads as part of the celebration of Berkeley’s Ashkenaz’s 40th anniversary. On March 7th, Mickey Hart brings his very hot band in, and you know that’ll be seriously mind-bending fun. The second item is a little more... esoteric.

THIS SATURDAY: KPFA‘s annual Grateful Dead Marathon fund-raising special

KPFA‘s annual Grateful Dead Marathon fund-raising special is happening this Saturday, February 23, 2013, 9 am to 1 am PST!

BROADCAST on KPFA-FM 94.1 in Berkeley and KFCF-FM 88.1 in Fresno

WEBCAST via,,, and

Moog Resynthesizes The Grateful Dead

You've never heard the Grateful Dead's 2/14/68 Carousel Ballroom quite like this!

GarciaLive Volume One

The GarciaLive series has officially launched!

February 16th: A Dose Of The Dead @ The Capitol Theatre



Dead World Roundup: Five Minutes With Mickey On The "Jersey Shore"

By Mark Pinkus

The Mickey Hart Band has released a new song, "Jersey Shore," to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. To download the song and help rebuild the shore go to

Mickey Hart Band Releases "Jersey Shore" To Benefit Hurricane Sandy Relief

The Mickey Hart Band has released a new song, "Jersey Shore," to benefit Hurricane Sandy relief efforts. To download the song and help rebuild the shore go to

Furthur in Napa, CA, on May 9

Furthur in wine country! Furthur will play the BottleRock Napa Valley Festival in Napa, CA, on Thursday, May 9, 2013. Go to for ticketing information. Check out for all Furthur information.

Bob Weir Solo and RatDog Quartet Shows!

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.

The Dead Covers Project 2016

This year's submissions period has ended. Check out all the great performance with the Official 2016 DEAD COVERS PROJECT playlist.

Mickey Hart Band Announce First Dates of 2013 with The African Showboyz

Free Downloads From The Rex Foundation Benefit Recorded at The Fillmore Dec 1. feat. Bob Weir

Credit: Tamarind Jones

December 5: TRI's Weir Here - Live with Bob Weir & Jackie Greene

Last episode of the year! Weir Here - Live with Bob Weir & Jackie Greene!

Showtime: Wednesday, December 5, 2012 - 5:30pm

Same time, same place. We don't know what's going to happen... Just show up, tweet us and find out.

December 6: A Premiere Musical Evening With Bob Weir, Jackie Greene and other Special Guests

On December 6th, Bob Weir, Jackie Greene and other special guests will come together at the 142 Throckmorton Theatre in Mill Valley, California to benefit J/P HRO and The Children of Casa de Milagros Peru.

15% Off Master Quality Grateful Dead Downloads From HDTracks

Hear how great The Grateful Dead’s “American Beauty” sounds as a pristine Master Quality Download from HDtracks! You will hear the difference. Easy to download, playback and enjoy.

The Rex Foundation Keeps Rolling Along

Stanley Mouse’s beautiful logo design for the Rex Foundation,

December 1st: A Buck Dancer’s Choice At The Fillmore

A Benefit for the Rex Foundation in Honor of Jon McIntire


Bob Weir – Mickey Hart Band
With Special Guests To Be Announced

Wines That Rock Dave's Picks Giveaway

Our fine friends over at Wines That Rock are hoping to "bring out the Dead" all November long and it shouldn't be too hard since they're giving away 15 2013 Dave's Picks Subscriptions and over 18 minutes of "unreleased" Grateful Dead Tracks! Enter to win here.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum welcomes Grateful Dead archivist David Lemieux for special interview and audiovisual presentation

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum will host a special evening presentation in conjunction with its latest special exhibit, Grateful Dead: The Long, Strange Trip, with Grateful Dead archivist David Lemieux on Friday, November 9 at 7 p.m.

Grateful Dead Limited Edition Vinyl Coming For Record Store Day’s Black Friday Event

Rhino Readies Grateful Dead Double-LP Winterland 1971

Available November 23 At Select Independent Retailers

Merl Saunders/Jerry Garcia: Keystone Companions Box Set Sweepstakes

Fantasy Records in conjunction with JamBase will be giving away 6 of the Merl Saunders & Jerry Garcia Keystone Companions box sets.

Rick Griffin: His Memory and His Art Live On - A Spring 1990 Profile

Rick Griffin: His Memory and His Art Live On — A Spring 1990 Profile

By Blair Jackson

Lights, Camera, Click! A Profile of Spring 1990 Photographer Jim Anderson

Lights, Camera, Click!
A Profile of Spring 1990 Photographer Jim Anderson

By Blair Jackson

Art of the Backstage Pass: A Profile of Spring 1990 Artist Tony Reonegro

Art of the Backstage Pass:
A Profile of Spring ’90 Artist Tony Reonegro

By Blair Jackson

Move Me Brightly: TRI Hosts a Very Special Tribute to Garcia

By Blair Jackson

Something very cool is happening in Marin County. At Bob Weir’s TRI Studios and Phil Lesh’s Terrapin Crossroads—a few miles apart in San Rafael—a wave of new, younger musicians has been hooking up with the old guard and reimagining the GD’s repertoire in new and exciting ways.

Tomorrow: "Move Me Brightly" Tribute to Jerry Garcia Webcast! Plus An Artist Update...

Don't forget, Friday's Jerry Garcia Tribute Webcast, "Move Me Brightly," will premiere live from Bob Weir's TRI Studios this Friday August 3rd at 630pm PST. Visit or Yahoo!

Skulls and Indians and Choppers, Oh My! A Profile of Spring '90 Artist Wes Lang

By Blair Jackson

The original artwork gracing the cover of the new Spring 1990 box, and others spread throughout the beautiful and informative book included in the package, are the work of a Brooklyn-based artist n

Giants Coach Tim Flannery And Grateful Dead’s Bob Weir Featured On Benefit Concert Dvd For Injured Giants Fan Bryan Stow



Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum celebrates Jerry Garcia’s 70th birthday and Grateful Dead legacy

Bill Kreutzmann appearance and weekend celebration of special events surrounding Grateful Dead exhibit powered by McIntosh

Drummer Jay Lane: In the Primus of His Life

By Blair Jackson

Much has been made about how, even more than usual, this year’s Gathering of the Vibes in Bridgeport, Connecticut is a Grateful Dead family event, as it features appearances by Phil Lesh & Friends, the duo of Bob Weir and Bruce Hornsby with special guest Branford Marsalis, the Mickey Hart Band and Bill Kreutzmann’s 7 Walkers. Wish I could be there!

Gathering Of The Vibes - Dancing Together Into The Future

Donna Jean Godchaux dates in July

Tour Dates

July 2012

The Mickey Hart Band To Unveil New Line Up at the Fillmore in San Francisco, CA on June 30th

The Mickey Hart Band will be unveiling their new line up at the legendary Fillmore in San Francisco, CA on this Saturday June 30th.

Mickey Hart Announces Camp Mysterium at Full Moon Resort in Big Indian, NY September 3-6, 2012

With Camp Counselors The Mickey Hart Band including Dave Schools, Crystal Monee Hall, Gawain Matthews, Sikiru Adepoju, Ian "Inx" Herman, and Ben Yonas

Single Notes: Dark Stars & Anti-Matter

The Dead Covers Project Profiles - Aaron Gibson

The Dead Covers Project Profiles - Cubensis

The Dead Covers Project Profiles - The Giving Tree Band

The Dead Covers Project Profiles - Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers

Exclusive Grateful Dead Record Store Day Vinyl

Shall we go, you and I, while we can to Record Store Day on April 21st? Our very special "Dark Star" 5/4/72, Olympia Theatre, Paris, France 180-gram 12" vinyl release features one of the longest versions of the song in Dead history, clocking in at over 40 minutes!

Get The Grateful Dead – Europe ’72: Rock Prodigy™ App

Grab Your Guitar And Jam Along With The Dead!

Mickey Hart Band Releases First Single, USTREAM Webcast on April 4th

The Mickey Hart Band have released their first single, "Slow Joe Rain", off of Mysterium Tremendum, due out April 10th. Fans can download the track for FREE at This is the first taste the world gets to hear of Hart sonifying the Universe and putting it down on record with his new band.

"Graduated Elf" Anagram Of The Day

Spring's comin' in and it's time to have a little fun (and give your brain a boost at the same time)! How long will it take to decode today's Grateful Dead song title or phrase?

Drag the letters into the correct place to find out.

April 24th

Play Past Anagrams

Second Annual Grateful Dead Meet-Up At The Movies

Furthur tickets auction to benefit Robin Sylvester

Sweet Relief will be auctioning off tickets to Furthur's upcoming Boston and New York shows with the proceeds going to assist our friend Robin Sylvester.

Place your bids here.

Bay Area Fans: Catch The American Beauty Project This Weekend

Bay Area fans: Check out The American Beauty Project this weekend.

The American Beauty Project
Yoshi's SF

March 9 & 10, 2012
8pm and 10pm shows both nights

An all-star lineup of performers brings new life to the music of the Grateful Dead, in a concert celebrating two of the band's groundbreaking albums – Workingman's Dead and American Beauty.

Jon McIntire 1941 - 2012

Jon McIntire, manager of the Grateful Dead in the 1970s and 1980s, died of natural causes yesterday, February 16, 2012, in Stinson Beach.

The Latest On Dave's Picks

The Latest On Dave's Picks

Limited Edition Numbered Archival Series

What happens when you take the spirit of Dick's Picks and combine it with the very best aspects of Road Trips? Dave's Picks!

TUNE IN TOMORROW: Annual KPFA Grateful Dead Fund-Raising Marathon, February 4th

The annual KPFA Grateful Dead fund-raising marathon
Saturday, February 4, from 9 am to 1 am Pacific time
Hosted by David Gans annually since 1986

Grateful Dead Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Exhibit

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is proud to present a major exhibition devoted to a truly unique American rock and roll band, Grateful Dead: The Long, Strange Trip. The exhibit will open on Thursday, April 12, as a part of the 2012 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Week events.

David Lemieux Chat Recap

Lemieux Chat Recap

If you missed out on yesterday's chat with Grateful Dead archivist David Lemieux or you'd like to watch it again, you can check out the archived broadcast here.

Live Chat With David Lemieux Tuesday

Burning Grateful Dead questions - we know you've got 'em. And who better to answer them than esteemed archivist and vaultmeister David Lemieux?

Join archivist David Lemieux for a live chat this Tuesday at 5pm PT.

The Dead Covers Project

What a wonderful month it's been, sharing our love of the Grateful Dead through song and video! We applaud all the hard work and effort that you, the fans, put into the DEAD COVERS PROJECT, and we hope you'll continue to watch and support all the amazing participant videos on YouTube until we fire up the DEAD COVERS PROJECT again next February.

Throughout the month of April, we'll be shining our lovelight on a handful of artists that really made the grade. You'll get to know each of these five artists and find out just what made them connect with the Dead in our exclusive DEAD COVERS PROJECT profiles, but for now we'd simply like to congratulate the following participants (in no particular order)...

Now Playing In The Band...

The project may be over for 2012, but you can continue to check out some of the "Top Rated" videos that were submitted and "Like" them here.

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Dragon Power! Furthur Shake It Down-Down for New Year’s

By Blair Jackson

In the Grateful Dead days, it was always fun to see the band after they hadn’t played for a few weeks, because even inveterate set list analysts were hard-pressed to predict what they might play the first night back, and whatever rotational habits they might have gotten into during a tour had similarly been obliterated. It was a clean slate.

Bay Area Jam Band Stars Align To Honor Fallen Roadie, Raise Funds

By Blair Jackson

On January 12, a glittering cavalcade of Bay Area jam band stars will gather for a special one-of-a-kind benefit show at Slim’s nightclub in SF to honor the memory of the late roadie Steve Block and to raise money for Sweet Relief, a wonderful non-profit organization

George Lucas and Mickey Hart Episode 1

Mickey Hart Band Hits The Road In January

Mickey Hart Winter Tour And Video

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.

Watch The Mickey Hart Band Winter Tour 11/30/11-1/21/12 Intro video here

Mickey Talks About His New Band and “Mickey Hart Collection” Re-releases

By Blair Jackson

It seems as though there’s always something to talk about in Mickey Hart’s universe. The Busy One has been working in the studio on an album with his dynamic new band, and at the end of November will embark on a big West and Midwest tour with the group.

The 2011 Grateful Dead Almanac

2009 Grateful Dead Steal Your Face Red.

Mickey Hart Band Announces November-December Tour Dates

Smithsonian Folkways Release Mickey Hart Collection Oct. 11th

UPDATED: 7Walkers Fall Tour

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 touring East Coast and Midwest in November, 2011!

Furthur will be playing the East Coast and Midwest throughout November, 2011, with the tour dates below. Go to for complete tour information and ticketing information. & George Harrison's UNICEF Month Of Giving

We are helping to get life-saving aid to children in the Horn of Africa. Watch this video from @UNICEFUSA on how our efforts during the Month of Giving for The George Harrison Fund for UNICEF have helped and what we can do to save children’s lives.



Hadn't uploaded any illustrations from my daughter in a while, and some of you can see them on her ImiArt page on FaceBook. BUT anyhow, here's one of the newest ones! She's getting better and better!

Red Rocks '83 Vine

started by Jake R

Here is a little vine I'd like to offer up in light of the recent vindex upgrade (thanks again CB). Not much 83 on there and 2 of these were never vined and the 9/8/83 show disappeared so might as well put this whole run out there.


The next Billy or Mickey?


Michael Jammin!!

Video VIne: Updated Tivoli '72

Started by Long Dead

*As per Jake R's request*

Tivoli Concert Hall
Copenhagen, Denmark

This show was vined here back in 2010 or so featuring:

1) Me and Bobby McGee
2) Chinatown Shuffle
3) China Cat Sunflower >
4) I Know You Rider
5) Jack Straw
6) He's Gone
7) Next Time You See Me
8) Monitor Mojo >
9) One More Saturday Night

Video Vine: April 6th and 7th, '87

started by Long Dead

Offering up another video vine (many more to come!) that contains the two day Meadowlands Arena run in April of '87

gd1987-04-06.sbd.mattman.dvdf -- 2 DVD's

Video: 1st or 2nd Gen VHS

Audio: Healy Matrix (shnid=19848)

Set I

01. Dancing In The Streets > **Final version according to Deadbase**
02. Franklins Tower
03. Little Red Rooster
04. Peggy-O

Mickey Hart Enjoys The Rhythm Of America's Cup Sailing

Mickey Hart has discovered the rhythm of the America’s Cup.

“This is multi-dimensional rhythm machine,” Hart said after an exhilarating sail as a guest racer on board an AC45 with Russell Coutts and the ORACLE Racing team today. “The sails, the boat, the current, the wind, the integration of the sailors. These guys are rhythm masters.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 922

By David Gans

Week of May 22, 2006

We're going to hear the complete concert of 10/28/85 over four weeks.

This week's post also includes a bit of live music from Bob Weir and Ratdog.


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May 26 Strand Lyceum London

GD Garden '94


Samson & Delilah

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Acrylic painting on wood, inspired by the Dead's arrangement of this rich biblical tale.

Checking In (Again) With Europe '72 Mixing Engineer Jeffrey Norman

I think I'm as excited as anyone on Earth about the upcoming release Europe '72: The Complete Recording

Bob To Perform at Benefit for Earth Island Institute/Save Japan Dolphins

Director Louie Psihoyos and marine mammal specialist Ric O'Barry will present and discuss a screening of their 2010 Academy Award-winning documentary The Cove, along with a special live performance by the Grateful Dead's Bob Weir, in an evening that benefits Save Japan Dolphins, a project of Earth Island Institute.

Uncle Sam Skeleton


Hi Can anyone tell me if this record for the movie sound track. It was my Dad that died i don't have the album cover. I can't find anything about it on the net. I can only assume its the sounds track to the movie but I would like to know for sure if anyone out there knows I would be very grateful if you could tell me. Thank you

-Dead Daughter

summer dancin


My artwork showing the love I have for what the Grateful Dead have done for me

Grateful Dead Hour no. 216

By David Gans

Week of November 9, 1992

Concluding a three-part series featuring the second show of a hot weekend in southern California int he spring of 1990.

Grateful Dead 5/6/90 Cal State Dominguez Hills, Carson CA

May 25 Strand Lyceum, London

The second set jam this night is unique both in terms of the tour and the greater Grateful Dead history, featuring three three Garcia-sung songs in a row: "Uncle John's Band>Wharf Rat>Dark Star." All three are top notch, and "Wharf Rat" was quite a rarity on this tour, so this is a nice treat.

Listen To "Good Lovin'" From This Show.

CD 1 of 4
Promised Land
Brown Eyed Women
Big Boss Man
Black Throated Wind
Tennessee Jed
Mr. Charlie
Jack Straw
China Cat Sunflower
I Know You Rider
Me and Bobby McGee

CD 2 of 4
Good Lovin' Listen To This Song
Playing in the Band
Brokedown Palace
Casey Jones
Me and My Uncle
Big Railroad Blues
Chinatown Shuffle
Ramble On Rose

CD 3 of 4
Uncle John's Band
Wharf Rat
Dark Star
Sugar Magnolia

CD 4 of 4
Comes A Time
El Paso
Top Of The World
Goin' Down the Road Feeling Bad
One More Saturday Night

Grateful Dead Hour no. 215

By David Gans

Week of November 2, 1992

Second of three.

Grateful Dead 5/6/90 Cal State Dominguez Hills, Carson CA

Grateful Dead, Workingman's Dead

Grateful Dead Hour no. 214

By David Gans

Week of October 26, 1992

First of three parts featuring most of the music from one of the best shows I saw in 1990.

Grateful Dead 5/6/90 Cal State Dominguez Hills, Carson CA

Merl Saunders, Fire Up +

Amsterdam's Concert Gebouw, taken on May 10, 2011, exactly 39 years after the Dead played there.

May 10 Concertgebouw Amsterdam

Amsterdam's Concert Gebouw, taken on May 10, 2011, exactly 39 years after the Dead played there.

May 10 Concertgebouw Amsterdam


Just me wearing my traditional hat, I went to dead shows with that hat and it kept me cool in the desert in Nevada, and Arizona.

1969 Lossless Part 4 Vine

started by Jake R

This covers 3 months but is the smallest of the 5 Parts. I'll add some extra filler for this one to make up for it.
The ! means that they are extra good shows as rated by the Admins of Workingmans tracker.


1969 Lossless Vine Part 3

started by Jake R

Summer of 1969. The 6/21 show is the early and late shows of the Fillmore East.
The ! means that they are extra good shows as rated by the Admins of Workingmans tracker.

! gd1969-06-07.sbd.kaplan.9074.shnf

1969 Lossless Part 1 Vine

started by Jake R


This vine consists of the Early 69 Part 1 shows as well as some others from March and the 1/18 Playboy After Dark segment. The ! means that they are extra good shows as rated by the Admins of Workingmans tracker.

co. dead


Tweedle Dees & Dums

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My wife Caitin and I along with two unidentified "ushers" at the Further show in C-Bus Ohio on 7/3/10. Firework show next door that night was icing on the cake!

Listening Party: Road Trips Vol. 4 No. 3

Olympia Theatre, Paris, France

May 4 Olympia Theatre Paris

wuss support



Crazy Mama

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7 Walkers Live Performance and Conversation on SiriusXM’s Grateful Dead Channel

Grateful Dead drummer Bill Kreutzmann’s latest musical project is 7 Walkers. He and the entire group including Papa Mali, George Porter Jr and Matt Hubbard stop by the Grateful Dead Channel studios to perform live and chat with host Gary Lambert during this special 1-hour broadcast!

JGB 76: Best of Vine Part I (SHN/FLAC)

started by dstache

shoulda moved around more!


May be hard to see this small, but, Phil, Bob, Mickey, Jerry, and I believe, Vince, are all visible in my copy. My last time getting the opportunity to shoot a picture of Jerry, unbeknownst to me, and this is what I settle for. I thought that though Jerry may wobble, he wouldn't fall down. I am only now beginning to understand how old his body may have been getting. Miss you Jerry.

30 Days of Dead Archive

West Coast Stubs


West Coast tours.

Autism benefit

My second gig at PJ Wheelihan's

New Unbroken Chain Foundation auction packages!

Learn more about Unbroken Chain's Box of Rain Project - featuring many opportunities to raise funds for this great cause and bid on exciting auction packages!

Pink Floyd Part 2 Vine

started by dstache

Here is the last of the promised vines of other bands. 5 shows, 1 DVD of SHN/FLAC files, 10 CDs of WAV files. The shows: 11/16/74, 11/17/74, 6/18/75, 5/9/77, 8/6/80.

Coolest place I ever seen a show.

Laguns Seca.jpg

I can here Bill Graham." We have fried Calamari" Big chunks of Calamari. Damn sweet.

My family


My daughter-in law Jess, my son Paul and my son Josh. Josh and I went to the Railroad Earth show in Richmond on 5/21/2010 and Paul and Jess surprised us by showing up unannounced.

Grateful Dead Hour no. 1116

By David Gans

Week of February 8, 2010

Continuing the complete show of 8/10/82, and also featuring two tracks from the terrific double live CD by the Jerry Garcia Band with Nicky Hopkins on piano.


The Grateful Dead: Now Playing at the New York Historical Society

So over in "If You're Going to San Francisco," Cosmicbadger was telling the harrowing tale of a near-death experience while hitchhiking in Northern California. One thing led to another, and now we've got this topic.

Wavy Gravy Gears Up For The All Star Jam

Support Seva Foundation at Wavy Gravy's All Star Jam, Sunday June 13th at the Great American Music Hall in San Francisco. The show features Steve Kimock, Billy Kreutzmann, Melvin Seals, Mark Karan, & Papa Mail, as well as members of ALO, New Monsoon & Tea Leaf Green. Tickets are on sale now at the Great American Music Hall box office.

Furthur 2010 Winter Tour Vine

started by JackstrawfromColorado

A one stop shop for all the winter tour shows including Phil's 70th birthday bash in San Francisco. 24 bit versions of a couple of the shows also included in fact the 2/22 show is only in 24b format and if there is interest in this format I can add more to the vine. Anyways this is just an easy way to get the whole tour. Summer tour is coming up!

The Very First Commandment


The Picture says it all. Created with Paint Shop Pro.

Furthur To Play Nateva Music Festival

Furthur, featuring Bob Weir and Phil Lesh, will be playing the Nateva Music Festival in Oxford, Maine, on July 2, 3, 4, 2010, exactly 22 years since their last appearance in Oxford, Maine with the Grateful Dead. For more information, go to

Chicago Dead 2009 - C's first show

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Christophers first show !

Grateful Dead & Steve Miller Band May29,1992

Grateful Dead & Steve Miller Band at the Univ. of Nevada Friday May29,1992.jpg

Grateful Dead & Steve Miller Band May29,1992

Sundogs on Penn State at sunset


Penn State, The Dead, Oct. 13, 2008, and a beautiful sunset over the stadium, complete with sundogs, kissing the skyline. Always weird weather anomalies, when we all get together, and in tune. Strange how that works?

Jerry Garcia portrait of beads


a really good friend of mine does beads and made this portrait of Jerry out of beads

Furthur to celebrate Phil's 70th Birthday with benefit concert

Furthur will be celebrating Phil's 70th Birthday with a very special benefit concert for Haitian Earthquake Relief at San Francisco's Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on Friday, March 12, 2010. For information and on-sale dates, please go to...

Shoreline Dead 09


The New Riders Return with a Fine New Album

By Blair Jackson

One of the most satisfying comebacks of recent years is the righteous return of the New Riders of the Purple Sage.

Chicago Exhibit Features Grateful Dead Art

If you're in Chicago for The Dead shows, be sure to catch this exhibit right across the street from Allstate Arena!

The exhibit will feature limited-edition works created by Bill Kreutzmann and rare signed work by Jerry Garcia.  It also includes photography of the Grateful Dead chronicling their 30 year career by Herb Greene and Baron Wolman, plus poster art by Richard Biffle.

Denver Exhibit Celebrates Psychedelic Rock Posters

The Denver Art Museum takes a deeper look into the experimental art of the late 1960s, its message and its meaning, with their new exhibit The Psychedelic Experience: Rock Posters from the San Francisco Bay Area, 1965-71.

Primal Gems '66 Vine

started by stuman

GD primal gems "66"

well this is my second try at seeding a nice vine , let`s see what happens ..
I have cheked the vinedex and official releases ,ect .. and I did`nt see this anyplace ...
this is on two cdr`s so converting not needed ...the sound quality is pretty good considering when it was taped ... Please no sign up`s yet ,, Pending Dead.nets Goddess Marye ..

Merl Saunders Keep On Keepin' On Vine

started by Hal R

Keep On Keepin On Vine

In loving memory of Merl and the music and smiles and joy he gave to us I am ready to seed my first vine. Spread the love.

3 shows on 7 discs.

Merl Saunders & the Rainforest Band
w/ guest Trey Anastasio
Club Toast, Burlington, VT

Merl Saunders & The Rainforest Band
Turquoise Lake (Burrow Pit Area)
Leadville, Co

Jerry - sketched the day after his passing.....


Totally overcome with grief, I drew this picture of Jerry the day after he passed away. I'm not a very good artist but I am proud of this little sketch. I put my love for him into it and I will always remember those extremely sad days after his passing. Where I was standing the moment I heard the news, how depressed we all became as a family.

Band Member: 

New Years Winterland


Dead Jammin at Winterland New Yeras Eve!!!

Giovanni Hidalgo_Skiru Adepoju_Mickey Hart_Zakir Hussain

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10-17-08 Global Drum Project, St Paul

Band Member: 

Back home...sit down and patch my bones.......High above BJC


Dead Head Sticker on a Cadillac


Dead Head Sticker on a Cadillac-seen today in Golden Gate Park, SF @ Jimmy's Old Car Picnic.......isn't that a lyric from an Eagles song????? think so....xoxox & Pink, too! xoxoxo Gypsy Cowgirl



Had a grateful birthday this year. Thanks to all who made it possible.

Our cat, Shakespeare


Outside JGB Show 5-23-86

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L>R: Jamie, Jeff, Sharon & Linda outside the California Hall for the JGB show 5-23-1986. Be nice to go back to that show...fantastic set-list!

710 Ashbury Visit

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Me and my friends visiting 710 in the midst of the 83/84 NYE run

red rocks tickets

Jerry Radio City 80-10-23

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Band Member: 



A new band that has to be seen,Pete Sears,Jack Cassidy,Barry Sless,G.E Smith,ect..... Should I say more

Ratdog Fall Tour Dates


Thu 10/30/08 Westbury, NY Capital One Bank Th. At Westbury

Fri 10/31/08 Westbury, NY Capital One Bank Th. At Westbury


Sat 11/01/08 Pittsburgh, PA Carnegie Music Hall

Mon 11/03/08 Richmond, VA The National

Wed 11/05/08 Washington, DC Warner Theatre

Rikki and Annie expecting 87

ricki and annie expecting.jpg

Alpine Valley - Mecca of the Midwest 6/19/88

GD90-03-16 TaperTicket stub


Taper Ticket stub for this show.

Robin Sylvester and I- Wanee Fest April 12, 2008


Grateful Dead Hour no. 503

By David Gans

Week of May 11, 1998

Grateful Dead 8/1/73 Roosevelt Stadium, Jersey City

Help Wanted


Billy MSG

Band Member: 

On Sound Safari with Mickey Hart and the Global Drum Project

By Blair Jackson

Global Drum Project (L-R): Giovanni Hidalgo,
Zakir Hussain, Mickey Hart and Sikiru Adepoju.

Bob and Jerry

Madison Square Gardens


Air Dates For 'Dead Ahead' on PBS

Station Date Time City

Mickey Hart & Zakir Hussain Reunite


In stores October 2

Here's Your Chance to Help Mark Karan!

We promise not to make a habit of soliciting donations from Dead Heads, but this opportunity was too good to pass up, as it benefits someone we dearly love: Mark Karan.

Help On The Way for RatDog: Kimock Steps In For Karan

By Gary Lambert

Ratdog in NYC

Central Park, NYC, 7/9/07

A Message From Ratdog

By Dennis McNally

As many of you know, RatDog’s sterling lead guitarist, Mark Karan, is experiencing a health problem.

Vibes for Peace

On Saturday, November 18th in New York City the New Riders of the Purple Sage performed at the intimate and elegant Concert Hall of the New York Society of Ethical Culture at 2 West 64th Street.

Grateful Dead Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

The Grateful Dead, among others, were honored at the 2007 Grammys with the prestigious Lifetime Achievement Award.

The Family Dog

Family Dog Interviews

Watch interviews with Stanley Mouse, Victor Moscoso, and Wes Wilson of the Family Dog art collective.