Phil Lesh & Friends Announce ‘The Q’ Birthday Celebration At The Capitol Theatre


Grateful Dead bassist Phil Lesh will celebrate his 76th birthday with a pair of Phil Lesh & Friends shows at The Capitol Theatre in Port Chester, New York. The concerts will be held on March 17 and 18 and will feature the classic “The Q” Phil & Friends lineup.

Joining Phil on bass will be “The Quintet” made up of guitarists Jimmy Herring and Warren Haynes, keyboardist Rob Barraco and drummer John Molo. Tickets for the shows go on sale Friday, January 15 at 12 p.m. ET. More information can be found via this link.

Here’s footage of “The Q” in action from September 21, 2014 at Forrest Hills Stadium in Forrest Hills, New York. Watch Traffic’s “Low Spark of High Heeled Boys” followed by the Dead’ “Mason’s Children” posted by LazyLightning55a:

Earlier today Lesh revealed the lineup and date of a Phil Lesh & Friends concert at his Terrapin Crossroads venue in San Rafael, California in which he will pay tribute to 1982 Grateful Dead. More information on that show can be found here.