Bob Weir & Bill Kreutzmann Announce Rising Up To Paradise New Year’s Eve Event In Hawaii


Grateful Dead band mates Bob Weir and Bill Kreutzmann will be joined by several others for the Rising Up To Paradise New Year’s Eve concert in Kauai, Hawaii. The December 31 show will be held at The Crazy Rooster Ranch — the exact location of which will be disclosed to ticket buyers.

Rising Up To Paradise with feature current Dead & Company band mates Weir and Kreutzmann performing as part of The Big Swell that also includes George Porter Jr., Jeff Chimenti, Robin Sylvester, Steve Kimock and Wally Ingram. Also on the event’s lineup are Taj Mahal, The Dirty Knobs with Mike Campbell, Island Grass and a late night set by DJ Logic. Proceeds from Rising Up To Paradise will go toward local non-profit environmental organizations The Hanalei Initiative and Earthjustice.

Tickets to Rising Up To Paradise go on sale on Wednesday, October 31. Full details and more information can be found at the festival’s official website.