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Bob Weir leads the Grateful Dead through “Black-Throated Wind” on June 14, 1991 at RFK Stadium in Washington D.C. in the latest installment of the band’s ‘All The Years Live’ video series.
‘Grateful Dead Origins,’ a forthcoming graphic novel from Z2 Comics, comes with a soundtrack curated by GD archivist David Lemieux and a deluxe edition adds a previously unreleased GD performance from 1968 on vinyl.
American Beauty Hazy Ripple IPA, the third iteration of Dogfish Head’s Grateful Dead-inspired series of craft beers, will soon be available.
This week’s Grateful Dead ‘All The Years Live’ video features the band’s performance of “Iko Iko” from July 7, 1989.
A banner honoring the Grateful Dead and Dead & Company’s combined 44 shows at Nassau Coliseum was raised to the venue’s rafters during setbreak of Wednesday’s Dead & Company show.
The Grateful Dead continue a tradition throughout November with the 2019 ’30 Days Of Dead’ audio series.
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About Phil Lesh
Phil Lesh is entering his 15th year of playing with a rotating mix of Friends, both old and new. Phil began playing under the moniker Phil Lesh and Friends in 1998, after he’d returned to performing following the death of his friend and bandmate Jerry Garcia in 1995. With a varied mixture of some of the best performing musicians in the live music universe, Phil has kept his musical journey fresh by constantly and consistently putting together bands featuring dynamic, exciting musicians and singers working together toward keeping the music of the Grateful Dead moving forward into the future.
Musicians who have joined Phil Lesh and Friends over the years include a who’s who of performers: Trey Anastasio and Page McConnell of Phish, Jorma Kaukonen, David Nelson, John Molo, John Scofield, Greg Osby, Ryan Adams, Larry Campbell and Teresa Williams, Warren Haynes, Jimmy Herring, Joan Osborne, Derek Trucks, Susan Tedeschi, Bill Payne and Paul Barrere of Little Feat, Chris Robinson… and the list goes on and on. Phil is continuing the journey with some more recent friends of the past few years: Joe Russo, Jackie Greene, John Kadlecik, Jeff Chimenti and Adam MacDougall. With the opening of Terrapin Crossroads in 2012, Phil has signaled his intent to keep playing with friends old and new for many years to come.
Billy Strings wrapped a two-night stand at Brooklyn Bowl on Saturday following Friday’s concert at the New York City venue featuring guitarist Brandon ‘Taz’ Niederauer sitting-in.
Yonder Moutain String Band welcomed Andrew McConathy of The Drunken Hearts for an old staple cover during their set at Ardmore Music Hall in Pennsylvania.
moe. dusted off Pink Floyd covers at the Town Ballroom in Buffalo and treated the hometown crowd to some local flavor as well.
The Disco Biscuits unveiled more new songs during the closer of their two-night tour kickoff at the Roxian Theatre in McKees Rocks, Pennsylvania.
ALO will start 2020 with their annual Tour D’Amour and the release of new EP ‘Creatures, Vol. 2: Weave,’ which includes lead single “Baby Blind Spot.”