Taper's Section

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    Week of April 27-May 3, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have some Grateful Dead music from 1973, and a double dose of early Brent-era Dead from 1979 and 1981…

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    Week of April 20-26, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1973, 1979, and 1980.

    Our first stop this week is from the Dead’s…

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    Week of April 13-19, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music from 1972, 1973, and 1985.

    Our first selection is from 11/17/72 in…

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    Week of April 6-12, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we have Grateful Dead music covering a short span, only eight years, but featuring three distinct iteratons…

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    Week of March 30-April 5, 2020

    Welcome back to the Tapers’ Section, where this week we’ll check out Grateful Dead music from 1971, 1979, and 1985.

    Our first selection this week is…

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.