Taper's Section

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    Week of July 6-12, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1970, 1972, and 1989.

    Our first selection this week is from 2/11/70 at…

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    Week of June 29-July 5, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1972, 1978, and 1989.

    Our first selection this week is from 9/15/…

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    Week of June 22-28, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead tunes from 1971, 1973, and 1991.

    Our first selection this week is a very cool…

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    Week of June 15-21, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1969, 1973, and 1993, three very distinct periods in Grateful Dead history.…

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    Week of June 8-14, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1977, 1978, and 1989.

    Our first stop this week is from the start of…

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.