TWO-TIME GRAMMY-WINNING COLLECTIVE FEATURING MICKEY HART, ZAKIR HUSSAIN, GIOVANNI HIDALGO & SIKIRU ADEPOJU CHAMPIONS RHYTHMIC UNITY AMONG CULTURES
“Each situation is different and my approach to it is to try and have as many kinds of music available to us as musicians...to be able to play the right thing in any given situation.”
We've got just the right 80 minutes of primo Jerry to celebrate what would have been his 80th circle around the sun.
If grateful ever is and was, it's GOOD OL' GRATEFUL DEADCAST editor-engineer extraordinaire Rich Mahan. Happy to be at the center of it all, he lets us in on a few of his favorite memories and what he hopes the Deadcast achieves.
We’re talking Winterland 2/23/74 over on the Sirius XM Grateful Dead channel, Channel 23. Join us, won’t you?
4/29 Sirius XM Special ׀ Dave’s Picks Vol. 42 ׀ Airs 12pm PT, 3pm ET
This Friday, April 8th, will see the premiere of the livestream event “Dead Studies: The Wonders Of Dark Star” on the Grateful Dead’s Official YouTube channel. Host Dr. Graeme M. Boone, professor of musicology at The Ohio State University, will present his detailed analysis of the first “Dark Star” of the Europe ‘72 tour, from Wembley Empire Pool, 50 years to the day of the original performance. Boone’s commentary will be accompanied by a 30+ minute planetarium show synced to the song.
Europe ’72 50 years on! Can you dig it? Can you DO IT? Come along on an improvisational, explorational journey as we explore the Dead on one of their most prolific tours in one of their most exciting eras.
Born into a family of artists, it's no surprise that Dave's Picks 2022 Artist-In-Residence Matt J.