‘Rock My Soul: A Jerry Garcia Birthday Celebration’ Reveals Lineup
FANS announced the lineup for Rock My Soul: A Jerry Garcia Birthday Celebration livestream beginning at 1 p.m. ET on Saturday, August 1. Presented by KEEN, the event will feature live and archival performances from Phil Lesh, Bob Weir and many more.
Also on the bill for the 12-hour stream are Furthur, Norah Jones, Los Lobos, Wilco, Joe Russo’s Almost Dead featuring John Mayer, Counting Crows, Dawes, O.A.R., Gov’t Mule, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Jon Fishman, Page McConnell, Chris Robinson Brotherhood, Jackie Greene, The Phil Lesh Quintet, The String Cheese Incident, Umphrey’s McGee, Billy Strings, The Record Company, Steel Pulse, Eric Krasno, moe., The Disco Biscuits, Melvin Seals and JGB, Tom Hamilton, Holly Bowling, Joe Russo Presents Hooteroll? + Plus, Pigeons Playing Ping Pong, Bob Weir and the Campfire Band featuring Steve Kimock, Aaron Dessner, Bryan Devendorf, Scott Devendorf, Jon Shaw, and Josh Kaufman, Grahame Lesh, Nicki Bluhm, Joe Russo, Greensky Bluegrass, The Infamous Stringdusters, Dopapod, Yonder Mountain String Band, Los Colognes, John Kadlecik, Jason Crosby, The Soul Rebels and more.
Rock My Soul: A Jerry Garcia Birthday Celebration kicks off the Jerry Garcia Family and Rex Foundation’s Daze Between celebration spanning the days between Jerry Garcia’s birthday on August 1 and the day he died on August 9, with this year marking 25 years since Jerry passed. The event will also feature special appearances from Jerry’s daughter Trixie Garcia, Andy Bernstein of HeadCount, music impresario Peter Shapiro, Keller Williams, SiriusXM’s Gary Lambert, renowned rock photographer Jay Blakesberg and more. Capping off the night is a special Jerry Dance Party featuring the music of Jerry Garcia. Rock My Soul viewers are encouraged to donate to the Rex Foundation, a nonprofit founded by the Grateful Dead in 1983.
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